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Dascyllus  Cuvier, 1829
Taxonomic Serial No.: 170121

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Pellochromis Fowler and Bean, 1928
 
    Pirene Gistel, 1848
 
    Semadascyllus Fowler, 1941
 
    Tetradrachmum Cantor, 1849
 
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassOsteichthyes  – bony fishes, poissons osseux, osteíceto, peixe ósseo  
                      ClassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                         SubclassNeopterygii  – neopterygians  
                            InfraclassTeleostei   
                               SuperorderAcanthopterygii   
                                  OrderPerciformes  – perch-like fishes  
                                     SuborderLabroidei  – parrotfishes, rainbowfishes, wrasses, labres, poissons-perroquets  
                                        FamilyPomacentridae  – damselfishes, demoiselles, castañetas y jaquetas, sergents  
                                           GenusDascyllus Cuvier, 1829  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Species Dascyllus albisella Gill, 1862 – spot dascyllus, Hawaiian dascyllus, Hawaiian threespot damselfish, threespot damsel 
                                              Species Dascyllus aruanus (Linnaeus, 1758) – black-and-white damselfish, banded humbug, black and white damselfish, whitetail dascyllus, threestripe damselfish, humbug damselfish 
                                              Species Dascyllus auropinnis Randall and Randall, 2001  
                                              Species Dascyllus carneus Fischer, 1885 – bluetop dascyllus, cloudy dascyllus, whitetail damselfish, freckled damselfish 
                                              Species Dascyllus flavicaudus Randall and Allen, 1977 – black damselfish, yellowtail dascyllus 
                                              Species Dascyllus marginatus (Rüppell, 1829) – grey humbug, marginate dascyllus 
                                              Species Dascyllus melanurus Bleeker, 1854 – blacktailed humbug, blacktail humbug, fourstripe damselfish 
                                              Species Dascyllus reticulatus (Richardson, 1846) – twostriped damselfish, gray humbug, reticulate dascyllus 
                                              Species Dascyllus strasburgi Klausewitz, 1960  
                                              Species Dascyllus trimaculatus (Rüppell, 1829) – threespot humbug, domino damselfish, threespot dascyllus, whitespot humbug 
       

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  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Notes: http://www.calacademy.org/research/ichthyology/catalog/   
  Reference for: Dascyllus   
       
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 21-May-2001, website (version Feb-2000)  
  Acquired: 2001   
  Notes: http://www.calacademy.org/research/ichthyology/catalog/   
  Reference for: Dascyllus   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Dascyllus   
       
  Publication(s):    
  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   
  Notes: http://www.jstor.org/stable/25622932   
  Reference for: Dascyllus   
       

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