Galapagos Porgy (Calamus taurinus)

Also known as Porgy Grunt


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:


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