White salema

The White salema lives in the reef-associated, marine, depth range 3 - 18 m , usually 3 - 11 m environment.

watched mullets and white salemas jumping out of the water as though in synch with a symphony. We watched a brown noddy following a pelican, trying to catch its food. More

White salemas Xenichthys agassizi (detail of above) - Location: Santa Fe, Gal More

Common names

Ojón in sp
Ojón blanco in Spanish (español)
Salema in English
Salema in sp
White salema in English
阿氏奇石鱸 in Mandarin Chinese
阿氏奇石鲈 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Perciformes
Family : Haemulidae
Genus : Xenichthys
Species : Xenichthys agassizii
Authority : Steindachner, 1876