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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStegastes nigricans (Lacepède, 1802) 
AphiaID: 218849

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorActinopterygii (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerciformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomacentridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomacentrinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStegastes (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStegastes nigricans (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStegastes Jenyns, 1840
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbudefduf tamaii Aoyagi, 1941
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbudefduf tsamaii Aoyagi, 1941 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupomacentrus nigricans (Lacepède, 1802)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolocentrus nigricans Lacepède, 1802
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParapomacentrus nigricans (Lacepède, 1802)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomacentrus nigricans (Lacepède, 1802)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomacentrus scolopseus Quoy & Gaimard, 1825
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomacentrus scolopsis Günther, 1862
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomacentrus subniger De Vis, 1885
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomacentrus taeniops Cuvier, 1830
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSegastes nigricans (Lacepède, 1802) (misspelling)
Source  basis of record Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. 2014. FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]

Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordusky farmerfishUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblack damselfish  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Comores
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorComores [details]
Djibouti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDjibouti [details]
Eritrea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEritrea [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (47 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (8 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (69 nucleotides; 19 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription A schooling and territorial species which inhabits reef flats and lagoon reefs. Frequently occurs in colonies associated with live or dead branching staghorn coral (@Acropora@). Feeds on algae, gastropods, sponges, and copepods. They attack human intruders without hesitation, sometimes taking painful nips. Particularly aggressive during reproductive periods. The species emit clicking noises during aggressive encounters. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218849
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1998-06-17 06:27:10Z  changed  Fondo, Esther
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Stegastes nigricans (Lacepède, 1802). In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218849 on 2014-11-25
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