Dascyllus auripinnis

Dascyllus auripinnis

Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Ovalentaria 

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: Ovalentaria

Familia: Pomacentridae
Subfamilia: Chrominae
Genus: Dascyllus
Species: Dascyllus auripinnis

Name edit

Dascyllus auripinnis Randall & Randall, 2001

Holotype: BPBM 7537. [Paratypes: AMS I.39964-001 (1); ASIZT 60474 (1); BMNH 2000.3.1.1 (1); BPBM 7703 (3), 16260 (2), 19575 (1), 19941 (2); CAS 211523 (1); LACM 54140-1 (1); MNHN 2000-0515 (1); NSMT-P 59286 (1); ROM 72216 (1); USNM 360267 (1)].

Type locality: Lagoon side of English Harbor, Tabuaeran (Fanning Island), Line Islands, Central Pacific.

References edit

  • Randall, J.E. & H.A. Randall, 2001: Dascyllus auripinnis, a new Pomacentrid fish from atolls of the Central Pacific Ocean. Zoological Studies 40 (1): 61–67. Full article: [1].
  • Allen, G.R. 1991: Damselfishes of the world. Mergus Publishers, Melle, Germany. 271 pp.
  • Carpenter, K.E. & V.H. Niem 2001: Species identification guide for fishery purposes. The living marine resources of the western central Pacific. Bony fishes part 3 (Menidae to Pomacentridae). FAO, Rome.
  • Dascyllus auripinnis in FishBase,
    Froese, R. & Pauly, D. (eds.) 2024. FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication, www.fishbase.org, version 02/2024.

Vernacular names edit

English: Dascyllus