Pronotogrammus martinicensisis commonly referred to as Roughtongue bass. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
Pronotogrammus martinicensis occurs over high profile rock formations, continental shelf edge reefs, and on steep slopes in insular regions.
The Roughtongue bass is usually found near the bottom around soft corals and in association with Oculina or Madrepora corals.
The protogynous hermaphrodite and feeds on crustaceans, ostracods, copepods and pteropods.