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Pristotis obtusirostris  (Günther, 1862)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 615439

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Daya jerdoni (Day, 1873)
    Teixeirichthys obtusirostris (Günther, 1862)
    Pristotis jerdoni (Day, 1873)
    Pomacentrus jerdoni Day, 1873
    Chromis virescens Ogilby, 1922
    Pomacentrus dolii Macleay, 1881
    Pomacentrus obtusirostris Günther, 1862
    Pristotis judithae Tyler, 1966
    Daya jerdoni fusca McCulloch, 1921
  Common Name(s): spotted damsel [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons ŕ nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderPerciformes  – perch-like fishes  
                               SuborderLabroidei  – parrotfishes, rainbowfishes, wrasses, labres, poissons-perroquets  
                                  FamilyPomacentridae  – damselfishes, demoiselles, castańetas y jaquetas, sergents  
                                     GenusPristotis Rüppell, 1838  
                                        SpeciesPristotis obtusirostris (Günther, 1862) – spotted damsel  

  Expert: William N. Eschmeyer  
  Notes: Senior Curator and Chairman, Department of Ichthyology, California Academy of Sciences, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, CA 94118-4599, USA   
  Reference for: Pristotis obtusirostris    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Pristotis obtusirostris   
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 28-Mar-2002, website (version 15-Feb-02)  
  Acquired: 2002   
  Reference for: Pristotis obtusirostris   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Indo-West Pacific  






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