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Abudefduf  Forsskål, 1775
Taxonomic Serial No.: 170045

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Nexilarius Gilbert in Jordan and Evermann, 1896
    Glyphisodon Lacépède, 1802
    Euschistodus Gill, 1862
    Indoglyphidodon Fowler, 1944
    Glyphidodon Agassiz, 1846
  Common Name(s): sergeant majors [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassOsteichthyes  – bony fishes, poissons osseux, osteíceto, peixe ósseo  
                      ClassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                         SubclassNeopterygii  – neopterygians  
                                  OrderPerciformes  – perch-like fishes  
                                     SuborderLabroidei  – parrotfishes, rainbowfishes, wrasses, labres, poissons-perroquets  
                                        FamilyPomacentridae  – damselfishes, demoiselles, castañetas y jaquetas, sergents  
                                           GenusAbudefduf Forsskål, 1775 – sergeant majors  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Species Abudefduf abdominalis (Quoy and Gaimard, 1825) – banded damselfish 
                                              Species Abudefduf barffi Curtiss, 1938  
                                              Species Abudefduf bengalensis (Bloch, 1787)  
                                              Species Abudefduf bicolor (Rochebrune, 1880)  
                                              Species Abudefduf concolor (Gill, 1862)  
                                              Species Abudefduf conformis Randall and Earle, 1999  
                                              Species Abudefduf declivifrons (Gill, 1862) – Mexican night sergeant, petaca mexicana 
                                              Species Abudefduf hoefleri (Steindachner, 1881)  
                                              Species Abudefduf lorenzi Hensley and Allen, 1977  
                                              Species Abudefduf luridus (Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1830)  
                                              Species Abudefduf manikfani Jones and Kumaran, 1970  
                                              Species Abudefduf margariteus (Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1830)  
                                              Species Abudefduf natalensis Hensley and Randall, 1983  
                                              Species Abudefduf notatus (Day, 1870) – dusky damsel 
                                              Species Abudefduf saxatilis (Linnaeus, 1758) – sergeant major, píntano, petaca rayada 
                                              Species Abudefduf septemfasciatus (Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1830) – sevenband demoiselle, sevenbanded sergeant major 
                                              Species Abudefduf sexfasciatus (Lacépède, 1801) – striptailed damselfish 
                                              Species Abudefduf sordidus (Forsskål, 1775) – kupipi, spot pom, blackspot sergeant, blackspot sergeant major 
                                              Species Abudefduf sparoides (Quoy and Gaimard, 1825) – false-eye damsel 
                                              Species Abudefduf taurus (Müller and Troschel in Schomburgk, 1848) – night sergeant, píntano toro, petaca toro 
                                              Species Abudefduf theresae Curtiss, 1938  
                                              Species Abudefduf trilineatus Wang, 1941  
                                              Species Abudefduf troschelii (Gill, 1862) – Pacific sergeant major, Panamic sergeant major, petaca banderita 
                                              Species Abudefduf vaigiensis (Quoy and Gaimard, 1825)  
                                              Species Abudefduf whitleyi Allen and Robertson, 1974  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Abudefduf   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Abudefduf   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, A. L. Gardner, and W. C. Starnes  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: As-yet (2003) unpublished manuscript from 1998   
  Reference for: Abudefduf   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N.  
  Publication Date: 1990   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Genera of Recent Fishes   
  Page(s): iii + 697   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, CA, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-23-8   
  Reference for: Abudefduf   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Catalog of Fishes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Special Publication of the Center for Biodiversity Research and Information, no. 1, vol 1-3   
  Page(s): 2905   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, California, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-47-5   
  Reference for: Abudefduf   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, Joseph S.  
  Publication Date: 1994   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Fishes of the World, Third Edition   
  Page(s): xvii + 600   
  Publisher: John Wiley and Sons   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-471-54713-1   
  Reference for: Abudefduf   

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