A Field Guide to Common Marine Fishes of Singapore
Contents

Fish index (by name)
Fish families (by picture)
Glossary
Parts of a fish
Kelvin K P Lim and Jeffrey K Y Low
 
honey-head damsel (dischistodus prosopotaenia): whole fish, side view
about 10 cm, total length

unknown locality
photo: REST
Honey-head Damsel
Dischistodus prosopotaenia (Bleeker)
Pomacentridae


Brown with a broad pale bar in the middle of the body, head with blue lines. Juveniles brown with two white bars on sides and a black spot on dorsal fin. Occurs on reefs. To 16 cm.
 
 
Introduction
Coastal Marine Habitats
Fishy Trivia
Dangerous Fishes
Fishes and Man
About the guidebook
 
From A Guide to Common Marine Fishes of Singapore by Kelvin K P Lim and Jeffrey K Y Low
Published by the Singapore Science Centre and sponsored by BP

©Raffles Museum of Biodiversity Research and Singapore Science Centre