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Sergeant major

Abudefduf saxatilis


The Sergeant Major or píntano is a large, colourful damselfish. It earns its name from its brightly striped sides, which are reminiscent of the insignia of a military Sergeant Major. It grows to a length of about 15 cm (6 inches).


Spotted these tropical fish while snorkelling.

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Lat: 21.62, Long: -81.49

Spotted on Mar 26, 2012
Submitted on Mar 26, 2012

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