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Neopomacentrus bankieri (Richardson 1846)


Currently Accepted Name: Neopomacentrus bankieri (Richardson 1846)

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Domain : Eukaryota
Kingdom : Animalia
Phylum : Chordata
Subphylum : Vertebrata
Superclass : Gnathostomata
Grade : Teleostomi
Class : Actinopterygii
Subclass : Neopterygii
Division : Teleostei
Subdivision : Euteleostei
Superorder : Acanthopterygii
Series : Percomorpha
Order : Perciformes
Suborder : Labroidei
Family : Pomacentridae
Genus : Neopomacentrus
Species : bankieri

Selected Name

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Name: Neopomacentrus bankieri
Author: (Richardson 1846)
Genus: Neopomacentrus
Species: bankieri

Current Name

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Current Name: Neopomacentrus bankieri
Current Author: (Richardson 1846)
Current Genus: Neopomacentrus
Current Species: bankieri
Current Summary: Neopomacentrus bankieri (Richardson 1846) Pomacentridae.

Original Name

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Original Name: Glyphisodon bankieri
Original Author: Richardson 1846
Original Genus Species: Glyphisodon bankieri
Original Genus: Glyphisodon
Original Species: bankieri

Original Description

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Original Name:Glyphisodon bankieri Richardson 1846
Reference: [ref. 3742]
Journal Acronym: RBAAS
Journal: Report of the British Association for the Advancement of Science
Article: Report on the ichthyology of the seas of China and Japan.
Citation: 15th meeting [1845]
Pages: 187-320
Text Page: 253
Type Locality: Hong Kong, China Seas.
Types: Syntypes: BMNH 1848.3.19.113-114 (2?).


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* Valid as Neopomacentrus bankieri (Richardson 1846).

Randall et al. 1990 - [ref. 15987] - Fishes of the Great Barrier Reef and Coral Sea. Crawford House Press. Page: 271

Allen 1991 - [ref. 19344] - Damselfishes of the world. Mergus Publishers, Melle, Germany. Page: 246

Kuiter 1993 - [ref. 23929] - Coastal fishes of south-eastern Australia. University of Hawaii Press, Honolulu. Page: 239

Kuiter 1997 - [ref. 25488] - Guide to sea fishes of Australia. A comprehensive reference for divers and fishermen. Page: 262

Randall et al. 1997 - [ref. 25919] - Fishes of the Great Barrier Reef and Coral Sea. Page: 271

Johnson 1999 - [ref. 25471] - Annotated checklist of the fishes of Moreton Bay, Queensland, Australia. Page: 741

Allen in Randall & Lim 2000 - [ref. 25122] - A checklist of the fishes of the South China Sea. Page: 627

Sadovy & Cornish 2000 - [ref. 25480] - Reef fishes of Hong Kong. Hong Kong Univ. Press. Page: 196

Allen 2000 - [ref. 25868] - Reef fishes recorded during the RAP survey of the Calamianes Islands. Page: 110

Allen 2001 - [ref. 26132] - Family Pomacentridae. In: Carpenter & Niem 2001 [ref. 26093] Page: 3344

Allen & Adrim 2003 - [ref. 26830] - Coral reef fishes of Indonesia. Page: 46

Adrim et al. 2004 - [ref. 27715] - Marine fishes recorded from the Anambas and Natuna Islands, South China Sea. Page: 123

Fricke & Kulbicki 2006 - [ref. 28867] - Checklist of the shore fishes of New Caledonia. Compendium of marine species from New Caledonia. Documents Scientifiques et Techniques. Page: 340

Distribution and Habitat

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Water Type: Salt
Habitat: reef-associated
Depth Range: 3.0 to 12.0 metres
9.8 to 39.4 feet
Distribution: Western Pacific.


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Maximum Length: 80mm(NG)
3.15" (NG)


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Neopomacentrus bankieri (Richardson 1846)
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Glyphisodon bankieri Richardson 1846original combinationNo


Common Names

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Common NameUsed InLanguage
Chinese demoiselleFishWiseEnglish
Chinese demoiselleAustraliaEnglish
Chinese demoiselleMicronesia, Federated StatesEnglish

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A. Cornish Hong Kong Jack Randall No Location Data Available
Jack Randall Singapore, Salu Island Rick Winterbottom Vietnam (North), Cac Ba Island
Sally Polack
Solomon Islands Solomon Is., Uepi

Distribution of Neopomacentrus bankieri

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