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Chrysiptera brownriggii (Bennett, 1828)

Surge damselfish

Class: Actinopterygii Subclass: Neopterygii Order:  Perciformes  Family:  Pomacentridae    NCBI taxonomy FishBase  WoRMS  OBIS
Habitat Occurrence type IUCN Red List Status
Marine Native Not Evaluated
Distribution in India Distribution elsewhere
Indo-Pacific East Africa to Marquesan and Society islands, north to Japan and south to Australia.
Chaetodon brownriggii Bennett, 1828
Chrysiptera brownriggi (Bennett, 1828)
Glyphisodon leucopomus Cuvier, 1830
Chrysiptera leucopoma (Cuvier, 1830)
Chrysiptera leucopomus (Cuvier, 1830)
Glyphidodontops leucopomus (Cuvier, 1830)
Glyphisodon xanthozona Bleeker, 1853
Abudefduf xanthozona (Bleeker, 1853)
Abudefduf xanthozonus (Bleeker, 1853)
Chrysiptera xanthozona (Bleeker, 1853)
Glyphisodon albofasciatus Hombron & Jacquinot, 1853
Chrysiptera albofasciata albofasciata Hombron & Jacquinot, 1853
Glyphidodon taenioruptus Cartier, 1874
Glyphidodon amabilis De Vis, 1884
Abudefduf miyakoe Okada & Ikeda, 1937
Chrysiptera caudofasciata Okada & Ikeda, 1939
Type specimen
Chrysiptera brownriggii (Bennett, 1828) brownriggii, Chaetodon Bennett [J. W.] 1828:unnum. p., Pl. 8 [A selection from the most remarkable and interesting fishes found on the coast of Ceylon First Edition; South coast of Sri Lanka, Indian Ocean. No types known. Synonym: Chrysiptera brownriggii (Bennett, 1828), Chaetodon brownriggii Bennett, 1828, Chrysiptera brownriggi (Bennett, 1828), Glyphisodon leucopomus Cuvier, 1830, Chrysiptera leucopoma (Cuvier, 1830), Chrysiptera leucopomus (Cuvier, 1830), Glyphidodontops leucopomus (Cuvier, 1830), Glyphisodon xanthozona Bleeker, 1853, Abudefduf xanthozona (Bleeker, 1853), Abudefduf xanthozonus (Bleeker, 1853), Chrysiptera xanthozona (Bleeker, 1853), Glyphisodon albofasciatus Hombron & Jacquinot, 1853, Chrysiptera albofasciata albofasciata Hombron & Jacquinot, 1853, Glyphidodon taenioruptus Cartier, 1874, Glyphidodon amabilis De Vis, 1884, Abudefduf miyakoe Okada & Ikeda, 1937, Chrysiptera caudofasciata Okada & Ikeda, 1939.  More...
S.No. Diagnostic features Finformula Reference
1 D. XIII, 12-13; A. II, 11-12; P. ii, 15-16; V. I, 5. L1. 18-19+8-9; Ltr. 2+1+9.
Museum specimen (2)