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Abudefduf septemfasciatus (Cuvier, 1830)

Banded Sergeant

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
Reported from Indo-Pacific region. Japan, Southern Great Barrier Reef, East Africa to the Line and Tuamoto islands.
Gulf of Mannar Indo-Pacific: East Africa to the Line and Tuamoto islands, north to southern Japan, south to southern Great Barrier Reef.
Synonyms
Glyphisodon septemfasciatus (Cuvier, 1830)
Abudefduf multifasciatus (Seale, 1906)
Type specimen
Abudefduf septemfasciatus (Cuvier, 1830) septemfasciatus, Glyphisodon Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:463 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-8372 (2). Synonym: Abudefduf septemfasciatus (Cuvier, 1830), Glyphisodon septemfasciatus(Cuvier, 1830), Abudefduf multifasciatus (Seale, 1906). Order : Perciformes Family : Pomacentridae Distribution : Indo-Pacific: East Africa to the Line and Tuamoto islands, north to southern Japan, south to southern Great Barrier Reef.  More...
Biology
S.No. Diagnostic features Finformula Reference
1 D. XIII, 13; A. II, 12-13; P. ii, 16; V. I, 5. L1. 20-21+7-9; Ltr. 3½+1+11-12 Abudefduf septemfasciatus (Cuvier, 1830) septemfasciatus, Glyphisodon Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:463 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999]
2 A distinctive whitish damselfish with 7 relatively broad dark bands on the head and body including a band on top of the head behind the eye, and a small spot at the upper pectoral-fin base. Some individuals also have dark fin margins. D: XIII, 12-14; A: II, 11-13; P: ii, 16; V: I, 5 Dianne J. Bray, Abudefduf septemfasciatus in Fishes of Australia, accessed 28 Sep 2017, http://fishesofaustralia.net.au/home/species/307. Jenkins, A., Carpenter, K.E., Allen, G. & Yeeting, B. 2017. Abudefduf septemfasciatus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2017: e.T188453A1877191. Allen, G.R., 1991. Damselfishes of the world. Mergus Publishers, Melle, Germany. 271 p. Rejitha, B.T. and Pillai, P.M., 2014. Preliminary study o the abundance of ornamental fishes along Gulf of Munnar
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