Florent's Guide To The

Tropical Reefs

Whitetail Dascyllus
Whitetail Dascyllus
Scientific Name: Dascyllus aruanus
Family: Pomacentridae
Subfamily: Pomacentrinae
Category: Damselfishes
Also known as: Humbug Damselfish, Black and White Damselfish, Banded Humbug
Size: 2 to 3 in. (5 to 8 cm)  
Depth: 3-40 ft. (1-12 m)
Distribution: Indo-Pacific, Red Sea, Australia, French Polynesia

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