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Amphiprion ephippium Bloch, 1790

Saddle Anemonefish

Classification
Class: Actinopterygii Subclass: Neopterygii Order:  Perciformes  Family:  Pomacentridae     FishBase  WoRMS  OBIS
Habitat Occurrence type IUCN Red List Status
Marine Native Not Evaluated
Distribution
Distribution in India Distribution elsewhere
Andaman and Nicobar. Thailand, Malaysia and Indonesia.
Synonyms
Lutjanus ephippium  Bloch, 1790
Amphiprion calliops  Schultz, 1966
Type specimen
Amphiprion ephippium Bloch, 1790 ephippium, Lutjanus Bloch [M. E.] 1790:121, Pl. 250 (fig. 2) [Naturgeschichte der ausl√§ndischen Fische v. 4; Tranquebar [Tharangambadi], India. Lectotype: ZMB 2766. Paralectotypes: ZMB (3, stuffed, lost). Synonym: Amphiprion ephippium- (Bloch, 1790), Lutjanus ephippium- Bloch, 1790, Amphiprion calliops- Schultz, 1966.  More...
Biology
S.No. Diagnostic features Finformula Reference
1 Amphiprion ephippium Bloch, 1790 ephippium, Lutjanus Bloch [M. E.] 1790:121, Pl. 250 (fig. 2) [Naturgeschichte der ausländischen Fische v. 4;
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Museum specimen (1)