Taxon profile


Black Damsel
Stegastes nigricans (Lacépède, 1802)

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

Scientific synonyms

Abudefduf tamaii Aoyagi, 1941
Abudefduf tsamaii Aoyagi, 1941
Eupomacentrus nigricans (Lacépède, 1802)
Holocentrus nigricans Lacépède, 1802
Parapomacentrus nigricans (Lacépède, 1802)
Pomacentrus nigricans (Lacépède, 1802)
Pomacentrus scolopseus Quoy & Gaimard, 1825
Pomacentrus scolopsis Günther, 1862
Pomacentrus subniger De Vis, 1885
Pomacentrus taeniops Cuvier, 1830

Other names

= Dusky Damselfish
= Dusky Farmerfish


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Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [4352]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/25735]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Stegastes nigricans (Lacepède, 1802)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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