Galapagos damsel

The Galapagos damsel reached a length of 15 cm.

The Galapagos damsel lives in the reef-associated, non-migratory, marine, depth range 5 - 30 m environment.

Galapagos Damsel Fish has become extinct? Also the 95% loss of the coral reef seems to be drastic. How long do you think it will take to regenerate? Because it seems that it only has a maximum of nine years to do it. More

The Galapagos damsel reached a length of 15 cm. The colour was predominantly light olive grey with a light blue tint. The ventral side was silvery. The mouth was dusky. More

The Galapagos damsel was known from following regions: Floreana, Gardiner Bay, Española, Tagus Cove, Isabela, Marchena, James Bay and Sullivan ... More

Common names

Azurina eupalama in Catalan (Català)
Blackspot chromis in English
Castañuela in sp
Catañuela punta negro in Spanish (español)
Chromis in English
Damsel in English
Galapagos damsel in English
Galapagos-jomfrufisk in Danish (dansk)
真鰭藍鯛 in Mandarin Chinese
真鰭藍鯛 in Unknown
真鳍蓝鲷 in Mandarin Chinese
真鳍蓝鲷 in Unknown

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Original source: Shorefishes of the Tropical Eastern Pacific Online Information System
-Jack Grove -Author: Jack Grove
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Order : Perciformes
Family : Pomacentridae
Genus : Azurina
Species : Azurina eupalama
Authority : Heller and Snodgrass, 1903