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    • Microspathodon chrysurus
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    • Yellowtail Damselfish
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    • Jaqueta coliamarilla

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Recent observations

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What

Yellowtail Damselfish Microspathodon chrysurus

Observer

coreyjlange

Date

January 7, 2016

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Yellowtail Damselfish Microspathodon chrysurus

Observer

carmelo_lopez

Date

November 2, 2015

Description

Juvenile.

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Yellowtail Damselfish Microspathodon chrysurus

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carmelo_lopez

Date

November 8, 2015

Description

Juvenile.

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Yellowtail Damselfish Microspathodon chrysurus

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carmelo_lopez

Date

November 10, 2015

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Yellowtail Damselfish Microspathodon chrysurus

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carmelo_lopez

Date

November 12, 2015

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Yellowtail Damselfish Microspathodon chrysurus

Date

September 22, 2015

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Yellowtail Damselfish Microspathodon chrysurus

Observer

marisa_a

Date

August 8, 2015

Description

juvenile

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Yellowtail Damselfish Microspathodon chrysurus

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marisa_a

Date

August 8, 2015

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Yellowtail Damselfish Microspathodon chrysurus

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

August 8, 2015

Description

Dark blue with scattered electric-blue dots and yellow tail.

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Yellowtail Damselfish Microspathodon chrysurus

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salmonskyview

Date

March 24, 2015

Description

juvenile

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Yellowtail Damselfish Microspathodon chrysurus

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

January 21, 2015 09:45 AM GYT

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Yellowtail Damselfish Microspathodon chrysurus

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

January 14, 2015 12:00 PM GYT
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Description from Wikipedia

Microspathodon chrysurus (Yellowtail damselfish) is a Damselfish from the Western Atlantic. It occasionally makes its way into the aquarium trade, where it is known as the Marine Jewelfish (not to be confused with the freshwater Cichlid, known as the Jewelfish) . It grows to a size of 21 cm in length. When juvenile it has brilliant (metallic) blue spots on a dark blue back ground. It is probably the most aggressive of all Damselfish, and should be...

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