Medium
Photo © sea-kangaroo, some rights reserved
Bonaire, Netherlands Antilles (Google, OSM)
12.185255154, -68.2999860012
Accuracy: 683m
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Description

Dive site Andrea I, max depth 67ft / 20.4m.

Jun. 04, 2012 17:19:52 +1000
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Longfin Damselfish - Photo (c) LASZLO ILYES, some rights reserved (CC BY)
sea-kangaroo's ID: Longfin Damselfish (Stegastes diencaeus)
Posted by sea-kangaroo over 2 years ago (Flag)
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I doubt that this is a Longfin Damsel. The best way to tell them from other dark damselfish is to look for pointed rear ends of the dorsal & anal fins. Your photo appears to be showing rounded ends. I would guess that this is a threespot damsel, S. planifrons.

Posted by maractwin almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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Stegastes - Photo (c) Richard Ling, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
maractwin's ID: Genus Stegastes, a member of Damselfish and Clownfish (Family Pomacentridae)
Posted by maractwin almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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Stegastes - Photo (c) Richard Ling, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
sea-kangaroo's ID: Genus Stegastes, a member of Damselfish and Clownfish (Family Pomacentridae)
Posted by sea-kangaroo almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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Stegastes - Photo (c) Richard Ling, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
sea-kangaroo's ID: Genus Stegastes, a member of Damselfish and Clownfish (Family Pomacentridae)
Stegastes - Photo (c) Richard Ling, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
maractwin's ID: Genus Stegastes, a member of Damselfish and Clownfish (Family Pomacentridae)
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