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
 
threespot damsel (pomacentrus tripunctatus): whole fish, side view
8.6 cm, standard length

Raffles Lighthouse
photo: Kelvin K P Lim
Threespot Damsel
Pomacentrus tripunctatus Cuvier
Pomacentridae


Dark grey with a black spot on back of caudal peduncle, juveniles with black spot on soft dorsal fin and blue lines on head and back. Occurs on reefs. To 7 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