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Sergeant Major (Abudefduf saxatilis) at "The Aquarium" off Long Caye at Lighthouse Reef, Belize. Photo by Hal Brindley

Sergeant Major

(Abudefduf saxatilis)

Sergeant Majors were named so because they (vaguely) resemble the military insignia worn by a sergeant major! Personally I think they kind of look like bumblebees.

Photo taken at a dive site known as “The Aquarium” off Long Caye in Lighthouse Reef, Belize. Photo by Hal Brindley

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