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Milne Bay, Papua New Guinea; diver with Redfin Anthias (Pseudanthias dispar), to 9.5 cm (3 ¾ in.), form aggregations 1-3 meters above substrate on upper edges of steep slopes to 15 meters, females far outnumbering males, found from Christmas Island to Line Island in eastern Central Pacific, S.W. Japan and Micronesia to Great Barrier Reef and Threadfin Anthias (Pseudanthias huchti), to 12 cm (4 ¾ in.), solitary or form small plankton-feeding groups around outcroppings of clear outer reef slopes in 4-20 meters, groups contain far more females than males, found in Indonesia, Philippines, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu and Great Barrier Reef, Model Released , Copyright © Matthew Meier, matthewmeierphoto.com