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Index of flora
Index of fauna
Kingdom Animale | Phylum Chordata | Subphylum Vertebrata
 
Photo by Tan Bee Hong
Abudefduf
Damselfish
Dischitodus
Family Pomacentridae


This is a family of mostly reef fishes. The most common genus is depicted here, and can be seen
darting from rock to rock in shallow reef waters or tidepools. They feed on small fish and prawns. (Length up to 12cm).
Introduction
Shore environment
 
From A Guide to Seashore Life by Dr Leo W H Tan and Peter K L Ng
Published by the Singapore Science Centre and sponsored by BP

@Raffles Museum of Biodiversity Research and Singapore Science Centre