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Neoglyphidodon bonang (Bleeker, 1852)

Ocellated damsel

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. Sumatra, Java, Sulawesi, Solomon Islands and Sri Lanka to the Indo-Australian Archipelago.
Gulf of Mannar, Andaman Islands (Rajan et al., 2011) Indo-West Pacific from Sri Lanka to the Indo-Australian Archipelago (Allen & Erdmann, 2012)
Andaman Islands (Rajan et al., 2011) Indo-West Pacific: Sri Lanka to the Indo-Australian Archipelago (Allen & Erdmann, 2012)
Synonyms
Glyphisodon bonang  Bleeker, 1852
Abudefduf bonang  (Bleeker, 1852)
Paraglyphidodon bonang  (Bleeker, 1852)
Neoglyphidodon bonag  (Bleeker, 1852)
Type specimen
Neoglyphidodon bonang (Bleeker, 1852) bonang, Glyphisodon Bleeker [P.] 1852:582 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch IndiĆ« v. 3 (no. 4)] Padang, Sumatra, Indonesia. Syntypes: (2) ?BMNH 1862.2.28.30 (1), RMNH 6486 (largest of 5). Kottelat provides a freshwater record from the Andaman Islands. Synonym: Neoglyphidodon bonang (Bleeker, 1852), Glyphisodon bonang Bleeker, 1852, Abudefduf bonang (Bleeker, 1852), Paraglyphidodon bonang (Bleeker, 1852), Neoglyphidodon bonag (Bleeker, 1852).  More...
Biology
S.No. Diagnostic features Finformula Reference
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3 Overall brown, middle dorsal-fin base spot black with margin blue (absent in larger ones), base of last dorsal rays spot smaller blue. Body depth 1.6-1.8 in SL (Allen & Erdmann, 2012) B 6; D xiii,13-16; A ii,13-15; V i,5; P 18-20; C 15 (Bleeker, 1852)
4 Overall brown, middle dorsal-fin base spot black with margin blue (absent in larger ones), base of last dorsal rays spot smaller blue. Body depth 1.6-1.8 in SL (Allen & Erdmann, 2012) D xiii, 16; A ii, 13; P 18-20; V i, 5; C 15