Galapagos Porgy (Calamus taurinus)

Also known as Porgy Grunt

Description

Also known as Porgy Grunt.

Found over rubble and sandy bottoms close to reefs.
They feed on crustaceans and molluscs.
Length - 40cm
Depth - 3-40m
Southeast Pacific - Galapagos Islands

Porgies are a silvery colour with hints of blue or yellow and high back profiles.
They are solitary creatures found feeding throughout the day. Ref: https://www.fishbase.se/summary/Calamus-taurinus.html

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