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Noun1.Pomacentrus - type genus of the Pomacentridae: damselfishes
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
beaugregory, Pomacentrus leucostictus - a blue and yellow damselfish of Bermuda and Florida and the West Indies
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Comparative efficacy of clove oil and other chemicals in anaesthetization of Pomacentrus amboinensis, a coral reef fish.
The impairment of olfactory sensitivity as a result of water acidification is a phenomenon observed in juvenile of the reef orange clownfish Amphiprion percula (Lacepede, 1802) and damselfish larvae Pomacentrus wardi (Whitley, 1927) (Munday et al.
Murphy BF, Leis JM, Kavanagh KD (2007) Larval development of the Ambon damselfish Pomacentrus amboinensis, with a summary of pomacentrid development.
By studying two species of damselfish, Pomacentrus amboinensis and P.
According to a report by ABC News, the study shows a clear link between mothers producing the stress hormone cortisol, and the development of asymmetrical ears in the offspring of the common coral reef fish, Pomacentrus amboinensis.
Effects of algal grazing and aggressive behaviour of the fishes Pomacentrus lividus and Acanthurus sohal on coral-reef ecology.
Damselfish V Chromis cyanea Blue chromis V Chromis multilineata Brown chromis V Microspathodon chrysurus Yellowtail damselfish V Pomacentrus sp.
The fish chosen for the study, the ambon damselfish Pomacentrus amboinensis, is typical of most damselfishes being a protogynous hermaphrodite with males guarding demersal nests during a summer breeding season.
Damselfishes of the genus Pomacentrus Lacepede are common inhabitants of coral reefs throughout the Indo-west and central Pacific Ocean.
vagabundus (T) days (2007) Pomacentrus larvae 9-12 days 100-200 m Jones et al.
Diel move- Species Family ment(*) 1) Pomacentrus moluccensis Pomacentridae SA 2) Pomacentrus amboinensis Pomacentridae SA 3) Pomacentrus wardi Pomacentridae SA 4) Pomacentrus lepidogenys Pomacentridae MV 5) Chrysiptera rollandi Pomacentridae SA 6) Thallassoma lunare Labridae HV 7) Halichoeres melanurus Labridae MV 8) Amblyglyphidodon curacao Pomacentridae MV 9) Labrichthys unilineatus Labridae MV 10) Ctenochaetus binotatus Acanthuridae HV 11) Coris schroederi Labridae MV 12) Labroides dimidiatus Labridae SA 13) Labropsis australis Labridae MV 14) Scarus sordidus Scaridae HV 15) Stethojulis strigiventer Labridae HV (*) Diel movement: SA = site-attached, MV = low-medium vagility, HV = high vagility.