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Azurina eupalama (Blackspot chromis; Galapagos damsel)

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Wikipedia Abstract

The Galápagos damsel (Azurina eupalama), also known as the blackspot chromis, is a possibly extinct fish species from the family Pomacentridae. It is endemic to the waters near the Galápagos Islands and Cocos Island.
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Endangered Species

Status: Critically Endangered
View IUCN Record: Azurina eupalama


Top 100 Endangered [1]  Yes

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Archipelago de Colon Biosphere Reserve 34336011 Galapagos Islands, Ecuador  

Range Map


Cocos I. Costa Rica; Eastern Central Pacific: Cocos and the Galapagos Islands. This species has not been seen since the 1982/83 El Niño event (Ref. 27438).; Galapagos Islands; Pacific Ocean; Pacific, Eastern Central; Pacific, Southeast; Peru-Galapagos Waters;

External References



Attributes / relations provided by
1Baillie, J.E.M. & Butcher, E. R. (2012) Priceless or Worthless? The world’s most threatened species. Zoological Society of London, United Kingdom.
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