Taxon profile


Sergeant Major
Abudefduf saxatilis (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Pomacentridae - damselfishes and anemonefishes »  genus Abudefduf

Scientific synonyms

Abudefduf ascensionis Fowler, 1919
Abudefduf marginatus (Bloch, 1787)
Abudefduf saxiatilis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Abudefduf sexatilis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Apogon quinquevittatus Blyth, 1858
Chaetodon marginatus Bloch, 1787
Chaetodon mauritii Bloch, 1787
Chaetodon sargoides Lacépède, 1802
Chaetodon saxatilis Linnaeus, 1758
Glyphidodon saxatilis (Linnaeus, 1758)

Other names

= Damsel Fish
= Five Finger
= Pilotfish

Least Concern


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Similar species

Abudefduf vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) - Five-banded Sergeant-major

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