I did a bit of research to find out more for the story, and discovered she's a damselfish, also known as a jewelfish
because they are so glittering.
Other presentations included an analysis of data from Part 1 of the SUNFISH study which demonstrated that risdiplam administration resulted in a dose-dependent increase in SMN protein levels up to 3.5-fold; pharmacodynamic data from the JEWELFISH
trial; and preclinical data demonstrating SMN protein production and distribution, as well as the development of the SMA Independence Scale.
Some fish, primarily a few of the damsels like the beaugregory, cocoa damsel, dusky damsel and the yellowtail damsel (also called jewelfish
for its beauty), defend their territories so vigorously that they bully and pick at the other fish in the aquarium.
The Mayan cichlid (Cichlasoma urophthalmus) and the African jewelfish (Hemichromis letourneuxi) are now among the most abundant species in parts of the Everglades (Faunce and Lorenz, 2000; Loftus et al., 2006).
The range of the African jewelfish has recently expanded from a few populations in the Everglades to include most of the southern half of Florida, reaching as far north as Tampa (Langston et al., 2010).
At least four exotic fish species occur on the Reserve, including the African jewelfish, which was first recorded in 2008.
If African jewelfish were detected following this initial trapping effort, then we removed the traps.
Further, the weight and length frequency distributions of African jewelfish captured during this study suggest that the minnow traps exerted little or no size bias.
The common name Euripos Jewelfish
is derived from a Greek word meaning "canal, channel, ditch, or strait" in allusion to the type locality, Mona Passage, and the fact that the new species like most anthiine fishes is a jewel to behold.
Purr or burr Male aggression in early courtship and during parenthood
Editor's Note: Fisheries biologist Grant Gilmore (author of The Sportsman's Biologist column) says this fish is the longtailed jewelfish
or swallowtail bass, Anthias woodsi.