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Three spot dascyllus. Two three spot dascyllus fish (Dascyllus trimaculatus) on a coral reef. The male (right) is protecting the female (left) as she lays her eggs. This damselfish inhabits lagoons and coral reefs in the Indo-Pacific region. It grows up to 14 centimetres in length and feeds on plankton, invertebrates and algae. Photographed in the Red Sea, Egypt.
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