Yellowtip Gregory (species: Stegastes apicalis) in taxonomy (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Stegastes apicalis
Yellowtip Gregory

©Andy Lewis: Yellowtip Gregory at Magnetic Island

©Anne Hoggett: Stegastes apicalis at Lizard Island
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Pomacentridae
Genus Stegastes
Species Stegastes apicalis



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Up to 13 cm (Length of specimen)

Depth range

  • Depth range data is not yet available.



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Web resources


  • Casey, J.M. (2015). The role of territorial grazers in coral reef trophic dynamics from microbes to apex predators, PhD thesis, James Cook University. LIRS catalog number 2133.
  • Casey, J.M., T.D. Ainsworth, J.H. Choat and S.R. Connolly (2014). Farming behaviour of reef fishes increases the prevalence of coral disease associated microbes and black band disease, Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 281: 20141032. LIRS catalog number 1799.
  • Casey, J.M., J.H. Choat and S.R. Connolly (2014). Coupled dynamics of territorial damselfishes and juvenile corals on the reef crest, Coral Reefs, doi 10.1007/s00338-014-1221-7. LIRS catalog number 1845.
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