Although frequently seen south of Jeddah uncommon at KAUST. 2 at beach October 19, 2011. Up to 5 in May and June 2012. Mainly seen resting on the muds beach near the Dive Centre. Several recorded in April 2016. Endemic to the Red Sea and critically endangered.
Status in KAUST
Abundance in KAUST
Places seen in KAUSTDive Centre
King Abdullah Monument
Image from Brian James
Seasonality in KAUST (number of years since KAUST's founding when this species was observed in a given month):