Animalia > Chordata > Actinopterygii > Perciformes > Pomacentridae > Stegastes > Stegastes acapulcoensis

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


Bodianus diplotaenia (Pacific hogfish)[1]
Cephalopholis panamensis (Panama graysby)[1]
Epinephelus labriformis (lateralband grouper)[1]
Gymnothorax castaneus (Panamic green moray)[1]
Gymnothorax dovii (Speckled moray)[1]
Lutjanus argentiventris (yellowtail snapper)[1]
Lutjanus novemfasciatus (black snapper)[1]
Lutjanus viridis (Blue-and-gold snapper)[1]
Novaculichthys taeniourus (clown wrasse)[1]
Thalassoma grammaticum (Sunset wrasse)[1]

Range Map

Cocos I. Costa Rica; Colombia; Costa Rica; Eastern Pacific: Baja California, Mexico to Lobos de Afuera, Peru, including the Cocos and Galapagos islands (Ref. 9334).; Ecuador; El Salvador; Galapagos Islands; Guatemala; Honduras; Mexico; Nicaragua; Pacific Central-American Coastal; Pacific Ocean; Pacific, Eastern Central; Pacific, Southeast; Panama; Peru; Peru-Galapagos Waters;



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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