Garibaldi damselfish

This is the official marine state fish of California and is protected in California coastal waters.

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The Garibaldi damselfish lives in the reef-associated, non-migratory, marine, depth range 0 - 30 m environment.

The Garibaldi Damselfish is a ‘cheeky fish’! The Garibaldi Damselfish is found in coastal waters of the Eastern Central Pacific Ocean where the water is cooler than tropical locations. More

The Garibaldi or Garibaldi damselfish (Hypsypops rubicundus) is a brightly colored fish of the damselfish family that is native to the north-eastern subtropical parts of the Pacific Ocean, ranging from Monterey Bay, California, to Guadalupe Island, Baja California. More

Garibaldi Damselfish; Garibaldi; Garibaldis damselfish Links * Higher taxa: Life Vertebrata Fish Pomacentridae Hypsypops Global map * IDnature guides: Fish, Fish_species_NCSM, SFTEP More

This fish is known as Garibaldi Damselfish and the correct latin name is Hypsypops Rubicundus. It belongs to the Damsel family. (e) It's origin is Eastern Central Pacific. (e) Character and suggestions regarding care An aggressive Damsel. More

Common names

Chauffet Garibaldi in French (français)
Damselfish in English
garibaldi in Danish (dansk)
garibaldi in English
garibaldi in Swedish (Svenska)
Garibaldi damselfish in English
Garibaldifisch in German (Deutsch)
Hypsypops rubicundus in Italian (Italiano)
Hypsypops rubicundus in Polish (polski)
Jaqueta in sp
Jaqueta Garibaldi in Spanish (español)
Jaqueta vistosa in Spanish (español)
高欢雀鲷 in Mandarin Chinese
高歡雀鯛 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Perciformes
Family : Pomacentridae
Genus : Hypsypops
Species : Hypsypops rubicundus
Authority : Girard, 1854