Often recorded singly and in pairs.
Juveniles often form small schools.
Feeds on algae and small invertebrates.
- Body yellowish.
- Six to seven vertical, dark bars on each side of the body.
- Forked caudal fin with rounded lobes.
- During breeding season, males becomes dark grey with two pale horizontal lines, one above and one below eye, extending from the eye to the tail.
Common Name: Bengal sergeant
Family Common Name: Damselfishes
Scientific Name: Abudefduf bengalensis ___(Bloch, 1787)
Maximum Length: 17 cm (Total Length)