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    • Damiselas y peces payasos
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    • Damselfishes and Clownfishes
    • Damselfish and Clownfish
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    • Pomacentridae

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Recent observations

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Square

Observer

csavy

Date

December 16, 2009

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Hawaiian Sergeant Major Abudefduf abdominalis

Observer

colinmorita

Date

April 12, 2014 01:22 PM HST

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Square

What

Hawaiian Dascyllus Dascyllus albisella

Observer

colinmorita

Date

April 12, 2014 01:13 PM HST

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P7221372

What

Goldbelly Damsel Pomacentrus auriventris

Observer

davidr

Date

July 22, 2013 08:13 AM HST

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P7211335

What

Black Damselfish Neoglyphidodon melas

Observer

davidr

Date

July 21, 2013 03:32 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Orange Anemonefish Amphiprion sandaracinos

Observer

tgosliner

Date

May 1, 2011 01:40 PM PDT

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No photos or sounds

Observer

corbanhemphill

Date

July 20, 2007

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No photos or sounds

Observer

corbanhemphill

Date

July 20, 2007

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No photos or sounds

Observer

corbanhemphill

Date

July 20, 2007

Description

Each of the 1 centimeter juveniles that we encountered we rigorously defending a territory against us.

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No photos or sounds

Observer

corbanhemphill

Date

July 20, 2007

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No photos or sounds

Observer

corbanhemphill

Date

July 20, 2007

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

corbanhemphill

Date

July 20, 2007
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Description from Wikipedia

The Pomacentridae are a family of perciform fish, comprising the damselfishes and clownfishes. They are primarily marine, while a few species inhabit freshwater and brackish environments (e.g., Neopomacentrus aquadulcis, N. taeniurus, Pomacentrus taeniometopon, Stegastes otophorus). They are noted for their hardy constitutions and territoriality. Many are brightly colored, so they are popular in aquaria.

No range data available.