Centropyge fisheri

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Centropyge fisheri


Taxonavigation: Percoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Superclassis/Classis: Actinopterygii
Classis/Subclassis: Actinopteri
Subclassis/Infraclassis: Neopterygii
Infraclassis: Teleostei
Megacohors: Osteoglossocephalai
Supercohors: Clupeocephala
Cohors: Euteleosteomorpha
Subcohors: Neoteleostei
Infracohors: Eurypterygia
Sectio: Ctenosquamata
Subsectio: Acanthomorphata
Divisio/Superordo: Acanthopterygii
Subdivisio: Percomorphaceae
Series: Eupercaria
Ordo: Perciformes
Subordo: Percoidei
Superfamilia: Percoidea

Familia: Pomacanthidae
Genus: Centropyge
Species: Centropyge fisheri


  • Centropyge fisheri (Snyder, 1904)
    • Original combination: Holacanthus fisheri
    • Original status: valid species
    • Primary type: holotype
      • Fixation: designated
      • Description:
      • Repository: USNM 50881
    • Type locality: 'from station 4032 off Diamond Head, Oahu; depth 27 to 29 fathoms'


  • Centropyge acanthops
  • Holacanthus acanthops Norman, 1922
    • Authority for synonymy: Schindler & Schneidewind, 2004
  • Centropyge flavicauda Fraser-Brunner, 1933
    • Authority for synonymy: Schindler & Schneidewind, 2004
    • Original status: valid species
    • Primary type: holotype
      • Fixation: designated and unique
      • Description:
      • Repository:
    • Type locality: 'Macclesfield Banks, China Sea'
  • Centropyge caudoxanthorus Shen, 1973
    • Authority for synonymy: Schindler & Schneidewind, 2004


  • Fraser-Brunner, A. 1933: A revision of the chaetodont fishes of the subfamily Pomacanthinae. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, 1933(2): 543–599, plate I. DOI: 10.1111/j.1096-3642.1933.tb01608.x
  • Hobbs, J.-P.A.; Frisch, A.J.; Hender, J.; Gilligan, J.J. 2007: New records of angelfishes (Pomacanthidae) and butterflyfishes (Chaetodontidae) from Christmas and Cocos (Keeling) Islands, Indian Ocean. Journal of the Royal Society of Western Australia, 90(2): 107–109. PDF{{}}
  • Schindler, I.; Schneidewind, F. 2004: Revision of Centropyge fisheri (Snyder, 1904) (Teleostei, Pomacanthidae). Zeitschrift für Fischkunde, 7(1): 31–42. PDF
  • Shen, S.-C. 1973: Ecological and morphological study on fish-fauna from the waters around Taiwan and its adjacent islands. 3. Study on the chaetodont (Chaetodontidae) with description of a new species and its distribution. Report of the Institute of Fishery Biology of Ministry of Economic Affairs and National Taiwan University, 3(1): 1–75. [not seen]
  • Snyder, J.O. 1904. A catalogue of the shore fishes collected by the steamer Albatross about the Hawaiian Islands in 1902. Bulletin of the United States Fish Commission, 22: 513–538, plates 1-13. PDF