Scaly Damsel (species: Pomacentrus lepidogenys) in Lizard Island area: all known taxa (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Pomacentrus lepidogenys
Scaly Damsel


©Andy Lewis: Scaly Damsel, Lizard Island.

©Makeely Blandford: Pomacentrus lepidogenys about 2 cm long and less than 2 months old, caught as a larva in a light trap at Lizard Island and raised in aquarium.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Pomacentridae
Genus Pomacentrus
Species Pomacentrus lepidogenys

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Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.

Size

  • Up to 9 cm (Length of specimen)

Depth range

  • Depth range data is not yet available.

Synonyms

Distribution


©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources

References

  • Binning, S.A. (2014). The effects of biotic and abiotic factors on fish swimming performance. PhD thesis, Australian National University. LIRS catalog number 1769.
  • Binning, S.A. and D.G. Roche (2015). Water flow and fin shape polymorphism in coral reef fishes, Ecology, 96(3): 828-839. LIRS catalog number 2050.
  • Caley, M.J. (1995). Community dynamics of tropical reef fishes: local patterns between latitudes, Marine Ecology Progress Series, 129: 7-18. LIRS catalog number 447.
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