Pomacentrus cheraphilus, a new damselfish species from Brunei and the Phillipines

Pomacentrus cheraphilus is a species of damselfish which was recently described from specimens collected in Brunei and the Phillipines.  Gerald R. Allen, Mark V. Erdmann and Vincent V. Hiloman described Pomacentrus cheraphilus in the first issue of Aqua published this…

Will the real Springeri damselfish please swim up?

Chrysiptera springeri is an amazing species of damselfish which we’ve long admired. Over the last couple of years we’ve seen at least two color forms of damselfish being offered up as C. springeri: one all blue form with a clear…

Damselfish are destroying reefs, need their predators back

Here is another reason to hate Damselfish if you needed another reason. As Mark Vermeij goes on to describe: “Damselfish are these little fish and what they do is they make little yards on the bottom of the reef,” says…