beautiful juvenile orange and blue fish
|Scientific name||Pomacentrus bankanensis|
|English name||Speckled damselfish|
|Classification details||Perciformes Pomacentridae|
|Distribution||Pacific coast south of Kanto.|
The spectacled damselfish has a white band at the base of its caudal fin.
Inhabits shallow reefs. Work alone, not in groups.
Miura Peninsula Arasaki
I found it in the shade of a rock at a depth of about 2m in Arasaki. When viewed from above, the orange color of the body was conspicuous. It was a juvenile fish and did not run away even when the camera was brought close.
Introducing a picture of Speckled damselfish.