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Stegastes acapulcoensis (Acapulco major; Acapulco gregory; Acapulco damselfish)

Synonyms: Pomacentrus acapulcoensis
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Wikipedia Abstract

Stegastes acapulcoensis, commonly called the Acapulco major, the Acapulco damselfish, or the Acapulco gregory, is a species of damselfish of the family Pomacentridae. It is native to the eastern Pacific Ocean.
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Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Archipelago de Colon Biosphere Reserve 34336011 Galapagos Islands, Ecuador  


Prey / Diet

Gardineroseris planulata (Coral)[1]
Pavona chiriquiensis (Leaf coral)[1]
Pavona clavus (Leaf coral)[1]
Pavona gigantea (Leaf coral)[1]
Pavona varians (Leaf coral)[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Arothron hispidus (poison puffer)4
Arothron meleagris (Whitespotted pufferfish)4


Range Map

External References


Attributes / relations provided by
1Food-Web Structure and Dynamics of Eastern Tropical Pacific Coral Reefs: Panamá and Galápagos Islands, Peter W. Glynn, Food Webs and the Dynamics of Marine Reefs, eds. Tim R. McClanahan & George M. Branch, p. 185-208 (2008)
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Species taxanomy provided by GBIF Secretariat (2022). GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset accessed via on 2023-06-13; License: CC BY 4.0