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Species in the family or subfamily Pomacentridae: [ 820 ] records


abbotti, Indoglyphidodon Fowler [H. W.] 1944:26, Fig. [The Fish Culturist v. 24 (no. 4); ref. 6513] Tropical Indian Ocean. Holotype (unique): USNM 44537. •Synonym of Abudefduf notatus (Day 1870) -- (Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Abudefduf notatus (Day 1870). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

abdominalis, Glyphisodon Quoy [J. R. C.] & Gaimard [J. P.] 1825:390 [Voyage autour du monde; ref. 3574] Hawaiian Islands. Holotype (unique): MNHN 0000-8327. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:8 [ref. 20862]. •Valid as Abudefduf abdominalis (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Allen 1991:20 [ref. 19344], Myers 1999:180 [ref. 23965], Randall & Earle 1999:339 [ref. 24306], Thomson et al. 2000:162 [ref. 25640], Randall 2005:347 [ref. 28239], Mundy 2005:424 [ref. 28379], Randall 2007:309 [ref. 30952]). Current status: Valid as Abudefduf abdominalis (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Central Pacific: Johnston Atoll and Hawaiian Islands. Habitat: marine.

abrupta, Chromis Randall [J. E.] 2001:93, Figs. 1-2 [Copeia 2001 (no. 1); ref. 25124] Hana Hevane Bay, Tahuata, Marquesas Islands. Holotype: BPBM 10388. Paratypes: AMS I.39934-001 (1); BPBM 10351 (7), 11709 (2), 12596 (4), 38529 (3); CAS 210416 (1); MNHN 2000-6 (2); NSMT-P57704 (1); USNM 359630 (1). •Valid as Chromis abrupta Randall 2001 -- (Randall 2005:352 [ref. 28239], Delrieu-Trottin et al. 2015:7 [ref. 33988]). Current status: Valid as Chromis abrupta Randall 2001. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Marquesas Islands. Habitat: marine.

abudafur, Chaetodon Forsskål [P. S.] 1775:65, xiii [Descriptiones animalium (Forsskål); ref. 1351] Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, Red Sea. No types known. Originally as abu dafur, correction mandatory. Check original spelling as abudafar. •Synonym of Dascyllus aruanus (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Dor 1984:183 [ref. 29757]). •Valid as Dascyllus abudafur (Forsskål 1775) -- (Borsa et al. 2014:709 [ref. 34706], Fricke et al. 2018:267 [ref. 35805], Golani & Fricke 2018:115 [ref. 36273]). Current status: Valid as Dascyllus abudafur (Forsskål 1775). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, Indian Ocean: East and South Africa, Seychelles, Comoros, Madagascar and Mascarenes east to Sunda Islands (Indonesia). Habitat: marine.

abyssicola, Chromis Allen [G. R.] & Randall [J. E.] 1985:242, Fig. 1 [Records of the Western Australian Museum v. 12 (pt 2); ref. 8189] Norfolk Ridge, about 520 kilometers northwest of northern tip of North Island, New Zealand, 32°28'12"S, 167°28'06"E, depth 115-122 meters. Holotype: QM I.21398. Paratypes: AMS E.2905 (6), I.23685-007 (1), I.24987-001 (2); BMNH 1985.4.30.1 (1); BPBM 30352 (2); QM I.13415 (6), I.13418 (5); USNM 270463 (2); WAM P.28421-001 (2). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:28 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:31 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Chromis abyssicola Allen & Randall 1985 -- (Allen 1991:238 [ref. 19344], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Allen et al. 2006:1447 [ref. 29090], Duffy & Ahyong 2015:116 [ref. 36167], Stewart et al. 2015:1411 [ref. 34288]). Current status: Valid as Chromis abyssicola Allen & Randall 1985. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southwestern Pacific: Norfolk Ridge, North Island (New Zealand), Kermadec Ridge. Habitat: marine.

abyssus, Chromis Pyle [R. L.], Earle [J. L.] & Greene [B. D.] 2008:6, Figs. 1a-1c [Zootaxa No. 1671; ref. 29463] Off Ngemelis Island, below and slightly north of Blue Hole caverns, 7°8'16.49"N, 134°13'18.5"E, Palau Islands, depth 110 meters. Holotype: BPBM 40861. Paratypes: BMNH 2007.10.31.1 (1), BPBM 40855 (3), CAS 225755 (1), MNHN 2007-1922 (1), USNM 391136 (2), WAM P.32898-001 (1). Not treated by Moore et al. 2008 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Chromis abyssus Pyle, Earle & Greene 2008 -- (Allen & Erdmann 2009:132 [ref. 30466], Allen & Erdmann 2012:1202 [ref. 31980]). Current status: Valid as Chromis abyssus Pyle, Earle & Greene 2008. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Palau, Indonesia, and Vanuatu. Habitat: marine.

acapulcoensis, Pomacentrus Fowler [H. W.] 1944:363, Figs. 222-223 [Monographs of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia No. 6; ref. 1448] Acapulco, Mexico. Holotype: ANSP 70281. Paratypes: ANSP 70282 (1). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:144 [ref. 13621]. •Valid as Stegastes acapulcoensis (Fowler 1944) -- (Allen & Woods 1980:188 [ref. 6919], Allen 1991:252 [ref. 19344], Allen & Robertson 1994:190 [ref. 22193], Schneider & Krupp in Fischer et al. 1995:1402 [ref. 22830], Grove & Lavenberg 1997:480 [ref. 24023], Chirichigno F. & Vélez D. 1998:298 [ref. 24555], Thomson et al. 2000:158 [ref. 25640], Nelson et al. 2004:154 [ref. 27807], McCosker & Rosenblatt 2010:193 [ref. 30957], Page et al. 2013:159 [ref. 32708], Galván-Villa et al. 2016:147 [ref. 34871], Fourriére et al. 2016:447 [ref. 34668], Hernández-Velasco et al. 2016:1 [ref. 34760], Del Moral-Flores et al. 2016:610 [ref. 34923], González-Murcia et al. 2019:305 [ref. 36544]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes acapulcoensis (Fowler 1944). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Pacific. Habitat: marine.

acares, Chromis Randall [J. E.] & Swerdloff [S. N.] 1973:331, Figs. 2-3 [Pacific Science v. 27 (no. 4); ref. 7583] Off tanker buoys at harbor entrance, Rarotonga, Cook Islands, South Pacific, depth 20 meters. Holotype: BPBM 13823. Paratypes: AMS I.16766-001 (1), I.16772-001 (1); BMNH 1972.12.5.4 (1); BPBM 8752 (3), 11049 (14), 11612 (2), 11298 (1), 12172 (1), 12296 (1), 13686 (1), 13817-18 (10, 3), 13820 (1), 13970 (1), 14059 (2), 14659 (1); CAS 15912 (1); MNHN 1972-96 (1); USNM 208430 (1). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:6 [ref. 20862]. •Valid as Chromis acares Randall & Swerdloff 1973 -- (Randall et al. 1990:255 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:238 [ref. 19344], Randall et al. 1993:231 [ref. 21003], Senou et al. 1997:3 [ref. 24368], Randall et al. 1997:255 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:177 [ref. 23965], Randall 1999:19 [ref. 25829], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:923 [ref. 25182], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:923 [ref. 26193], Myers & Donaldson 2003:631 [ref. 27495], Lobel & Lobel 2004:73 [ref. 27576], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:352 [ref. 28239], Mundy 2005:425 [ref. 28379], Randall 2007:304 [ref. 30952], Allen & Erdmann 2012:575 [ref. 31980], Koeda et al. 2016:67 [ref. 35333], Zajonz et al. 2019:85 [ref. 36871] as cf. acares). Current status: Valid as Chromis acares Randall & Swerdloff 1973. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western and central Pacific: New Caledonia, Rotuma, Tonga and Samoa east to Oeno (Pitcairn Group), north to Wake Atoll and Hawaiian Islands, south to Austral Islands and to Pitcairn Islands. Habitat: marine.

aculeata, Scorpaena Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1801:258, 268 [Histoire naturelle des poissons (Lacepède) v. 3; ref. 2710] No locality. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-9441 (1, dry), A-8120 (2), A-8121 (1, dry). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:30 [ref. 20862]. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

adelus, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] 1991:136, 222, Fig. [Damselfishes of the world; ref. 19344] Ashmore Reef, Timor Sea, depth 0-4 meters. Holotype: WAM P.29042-009. Paratypes: BPBM 31804 (5); USNM 288343 (24), 288349 (19); WAM P.26505-002 (8), P.27658-029 (17), P.28194-016 (1), P.29042-032 (15). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:30 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:33 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Pomacentrus adelus Allen 1991 -- (Allen 1997:172 [ref. 23977], Myers 1999:184 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Allen 2000:110 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:377 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1464 [ref. 29090], Shibukawa 2009:211 [ref. 30449], Allen et al. 2011:41 [ref. 31134], Allen & Erdmann 2012:610 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:121 [ref. 33932], Motomura et al. 2017:174 [ref. 35490], Fricke et al. 2019:218 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus adelus Allen 1991. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Andaman Sea and Indonesia east to Philippines, south to northern Australia and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

adenensis, Glyphidodon Günther [A.] in Playfair & Günther 1867:83, Pl. 11 (fig. 1) [The fishes of Zanzibar; ref. 3490] Aden, Yemen, northwestern Indian Ocean. Holotype (unique): BMNH 1867.3.9.317 (right half skin). •Questionably a synonym of Abudefduf sordidus (Forsskål 1775) -- (Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344], Kottelat 2013:376 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Uncertain as Abudefduf sordidus (Forsskål 1775). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

adustus, Pomacentrus Troschel [F. H.] in Müller 1865:633 (v. 3) [Reisen in den Vereinigten Staaten, Canada und Mexico; ref. 14184] (Caribbean) Mexico. No types known. •Treated as synonym of Stegastes dorsopunicans (Poey "1863" [actual 1868]) -- (Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344]) but Troschel's description apparently was earlier and should have been treated as valid. •Valid as Stegastes adustus (Troschel 1865) -- (Smith-Vaniz et al. 1999:286 [ref. 25013], Collette et al. 2003:114 [ref. 26784], Carter & Kaufman 2003:1696 [ref. 27102], Smith et al. 2003:41 [ref. 27621], Nelson et al. 2004:154 [ref. 27807], McEachran & Fechhelm 2005:498 [ref. 28815], Page et al. 2013:159 [ref. 32708], Smith-Vaniz & Jelks 2014:61 [ref. 33341], Robertson et al. 2016:146, 149 [ref. 34961]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes adustus (Troschel 1865). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Atlantic. Habitat: marine.

affinis, Glyphidodon Günther [A.] 1862:41 [Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum v. 4; ref. 1969] China. Holotype (unique): BMNH 1851.12.27.175. •Synonym of Abudefduf bengalensis (Bloch 1787) -- (Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344] dated 1852, Kottelat 2013:376 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Abudefduf bengalensis (Bloch 1787). Pomacentridae. Habitat: brackish, marine.

agassizii, Pomacentrus Bliss [R.] 1883:53 [Transactions of the Royal Society of Arts and Sciences of Mauritius (N. S.) v. 13; ref. 16966] Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean. Syntypes: MCZ 6099 (now 2), USNM 153566 [ex MCZ 6088] (1). Original genus was spelled Pomacenteus, and we regard that as a typographical error. •Valid as Pomacentrus agassizi Bliss 1883 -- (Allen 1991:249 [ref. 19344]). •Valid as Pomacentrus agassizii Bliss 1883 -- (Fricke 1999:382 [ref. 24106], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Heemstra et al. 2004:3324 [ref. 27945], Fricke et al. 2009:81 [ref. 30213], Fricke et al. 2013:265 [ref. 32706], Fricke et al. 2018:272 [ref. 35805], Arndt & Fricke 2019:27 [ref. 36883]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus agassizii Bliss 1883. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southwestern Indian Ocean: Éparses Islands, Madagascar, Réunion, Mauritius and Rodrigues (Mascarenes). Habitat: marine.

agilis, Chromis Smith [J. L. B.] 1960:324, Pls. 26 (fig. A), 32 (fig. J) [Ichthyological Bulletin, Department of Ichthyology, Rhodes University No. 19; ref. 11949] Astove Island, Aldabra Group, Seychelles, western Indian Ocean, ca. 10°06′S, 47°45′E. Holotype: SAIAB [formerly RUSI] 292. Paratypes: SAIAB [formerly RUSI] 2337-44 (1, 1, 1, 1, 2, 2, 2, 11). •Valid as Chromis agilis Smith 1960 -- (Randall et al. 1990:255 [ref. 15987], Allen 1986:673 [ref. 5631], Allen 1991:238 [ref. 19344], Senou & Morita 1995:2 [ref. 24359], Randall et al. 1997:255 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:177 [ref. 23965], Fricke 1999:370 [ref. 24106], Randall 1999:19 [ref. 25829], Nakabo 2000:925 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:318 [ref. 25191], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:925 [ref. 26193], Myers & Donaldson 2003:632 [ref. 27495], Lobel & Lobel 2004:73 [ref. 27576], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:353 [ref. 28239], Mundy 2005:426 [ref. 28379], Allen et al. 2006:1447 [ref. 29090], Randall 2007:305 [ref. 30952], Fricke et al. 2009:78 [ref. 30213], Quéro et al. 2010:326 [ref. 30746], Fricke et al. 2013:264 [ref. 32706]). Current status: Valid as Chromis agilis Smith 1960. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: East Africa, Mozambique Channel, Aldabra and Réunion (western Mascarenes) east to Wake Atoll and Pitcairn Group, north to Ogasawara Islands, south to Elizabeth Reef, New Caledonia, Tonga and Rapa. Habitat: marine.

akallopisos, Amphiprion Bleeker [P.] 1853:281 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 4 (no. 2); ref. 12580] Priaman, Sumatra, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): RMNH 6446 (1 of 9). Spelled akalopisos by Bleeker 1855:438 [ref. 16850]; spelled akallopisus by Günther 1862:10 [ref. 1969]. •Valid as Amphiprion akallopisos Bleeker 1853 -- (Allen 1986:672 [ref. 5631], Allen 1991:236 [ref. 19344], Astakhov 1996:843 [ref. 24669], den Hartog 1997:181 [ref. 25515], Allen 2001:3346 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:44 [ref. 26830], Heemstra & Heemstra 2004:330 [ref. 28072], Allen et al. 2010:136 [ref. 30899], Shibukawa 2009:203 [ref. 30449], Allen & Erdmann 2012:570 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2013:263 [ref. 32706], Fricke et al. 2018:262 [ref. 35805], Zajonz et al. 2019:85 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Amphiprion akallopisos Bleeker 1853. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indian Ocean: East Africa, Socotra and Madagascar east to Andaman Sea and western Indonesia. Habitat: marine.

akindynos, Amphiprion Allen [G. R.] 1972:153, Figs. 76-80 [The Anemonefishes; ref. 15845] South reef face about 1 mile offshore, One Tree Island, Queensland, Australia, depth 0-15 feet. Holotype: USNM 204287. Paratypes: AMS IA.2626 (1), IA.4063-64 (1, 1), IA.6802 (3), IB.1402 (1), IB.2367-68 (1, 1), IB.3875-78 (1, 1, 1, 1), IB.5105 (1), IB.5108 (1), IB.6054 (1), IB.6059 (1); ANSP 93228 (1); BPBM 11100 (1); USNM 204288-93 (9). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:145 [ref. 13621]. •Valid as Amphiprion akindynos Allen 1972 -- (Randall et al. 1990:252 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:236 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:247 [ref. 23929], Allen 1997:164 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:266 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:252 [ref. 25919], Johnson 1999:741 [ref. 25471], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:314 [ref. 25191], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3346 [ref. 26132], Randall et al. 2004:19 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:350 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1443 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Valid as Amphiprion akindynos Allen 1972. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific. Habitat: marine.

aktites, Neopomacentrus Allen [G. R.], Moore [G. I.] & Allen [M. G.] 2017:3, Figs. 1-4 [Journal of the Ocean Science Foundation v. 29; ref. 35693] Western Australia, Dampier Archipelago, Flying Foam Passage, -20.46743°, 116.82782°, depth 2-9 meters. Holotype: WAM P.34738-009. Paratypes: WAM. •Valid as Neopomacentrus aktites Allen, Moore & Allen 2017. Current status: Valid as Neopomacentrus aktites Allen, Moore & Allen 2017. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Australia. Habitat: marine.

albata, Chrysiptera Allen [G. R.] & Bailey [S.] 2002:40, Figs. 1-2 [aqua, Journal of Ichthyology and Aquatic Biology v. 6 (no. 1); ref. 26525] Nikumaroro (Gardner) Island, Phoenix Islands, outer reef on northeastern side, 4°40.008'S, 174°30.905'W, depth 42-45 meters. Holotype: WAM P.32109-001. Paratypes: WAM P.32109-002 (2). Type catalog: Moore et al. 2008:32 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Chrysiptera albata Allen & Bailey 2002 -- (Randall 2005:362 [ref. 28239], Mundy et al. 2010:61 [ref. 31155], Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera albata Allen & Bailey 2002. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Central Pacific: Phoenix Islands. Habitat: marine.

albemarleus, Nexilosus Heller [E.] & Snodgrass [R. E.] 1903:204, Pl. 8 [Proceedings of the Washington Academy of Sciences v. 5; ref. 2089] Tagus Cove, Isabela Island [Albemarle Island], Galápagos Islands. Holotype: CAS-SU 6359. Paratypes: CAS-SU 6535 (10 young), 12290 (1, missing in 1995), 12291-92 (1, 1), 12293 (1, missing in 1995); USNM 61167 (3, not found in 1980). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:83 [ref. 12291]. Tschudi 1846 may be 1845, still researching. •Synonym of Nexilosus latifrons (Tschudi 1846) -- (Allen 1991:247 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Nexilosus latifrons (Tschudi 1846). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

albiaxillaris, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.], Erdmann [M. V.] & Pertiwi [P. D.] 2017:51, Figs. 2-3, 4B, 5, 6A, 7B [Journal of the Ocean Science Foundation v. 25; ref. 35154] Republic of Palau, SE of Koror, Uchelbeluu Reef, 7°16.680'N, 134°33.272'E. Holotype: ROM 78468. Paratypes: ROM, USNM, WAM P. Plus non-type specimens. The third author is spelled Pertiwi and not Purtiwi [email 3/25/2017 from Benjamin Victor]. •Valid as Pomacentrus albiaxillaris Allen, Erdmann & Pertiwi 2017 -- (Allen et al. 2017:30 [ref. 35605]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus albiaxillaris Allen, Erdmann & Pertiwi 2017. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Palau. Habitat: marine.

albicauda, Chromis Allen [G. R.] & Erdmann [M. V.] 2009:123, Figs. 1-2, 4-5 [aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology v. 15 (no. 3); ref. 30466] Crystal Bay, 8°42.887'S, 115°27.331'E, Nusa Penida [Penida Island], off east coast of Bali, Indonesia [Badung Strait, eastern Indian Ocean], depth 30 meters. Holotype: NCIP 6350. Paratypes: MCIP 6351 (1); USNM 391796 (2); WAM P.33101-005 (5). •Valid as Chromis albicauda Allen & Erdmann 2009 -- (Motomura et al. 2010:148 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:576 [ref. 31980], Song et al. 2013:256 [ref. 36297]). Current status: Valid as Chromis albicauda Allen & Erdmann 2009. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean and western Pacific: Indonesia, southern Korea, southern Japan. Habitat: marine.

albicaudatus, Pomacentrus Baschieri-Salvadori [F.] 1955:64, Pl. 4 (fig. 4) [Rivista di Biologia Coloniale v. 15; ref. 12129] Red Sea. Syntypes: MCZR (1) Dahlak, MCZR (15) Dissei, MCZR (2) Mersa Halaib. •Valid as Pomacentrus albicaudatus Baschieri-Salvadori 1955 -- (Dor 1984:186 [ref. 29757], Allen 1991:249 [ref. 19344], Goren & Dor 1994:50 [ref. 25356], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], DiBattista et al. 2015:20 [ref. 35706], Bogorodsky & Randall 2018:[5] 243 [ref. 36492], Golani & Fricke 2018:116 [ref. 36273]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus albicaudatus Baschieri-Salvadori 1955. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, northwestern Indian Ocean: Gulf of Aden. Habitat: marine.

albifasciatus, Pomacentrus Schlegel [H.] & Müller [S.] 1840:21 [Verhandelingen over de natuurlijke geschiedenis der Nederlandsche overzeesche bezittingen / door de Leden der Natuurkundige Commissie in Indië en andere schrijvers; uitgegeven ... door C. J. Temminck Temminck. Zoologie, No. 2; ref. 18698] Northeastern coast of Sulawesi, Indonesia. Syntypes: RMNH 938 (2). •Valid as Stegastes albifasciatus (Schlegel & Müller 1840) -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:194 [ref. 6441], Allen & Emery 1985:11 [ref. 5236], Randall et al. 1990:283 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:252 [ref. 19344], Randall et al. 1997:283 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:187 [ref. 23965], Fricke 1999:385 [ref. 24106], Randall 2001:107 [ref. 25124], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:950 [ref. 25182], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:38 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:950 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830] dating to 1844, Myers & Donaldson 2003:633 [ref. 27495], Lobel & Lobel 2004:73 [ref. 27576], Randall et al. 2004:21 [ref. 27624], Heemstra et al. 2004:3325 [ref. 27945], Randall 2005:383 [ref. 28239], Randall 2005:385 [ref. 28239], Fricke et al. 2009:81 [ref. 30213], Allen & Erdmann 2012:628 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:125 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:222 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes albifasciatus (Schlegel & Müller 1840). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Aldabra, Saint Brandon's Shoals and Mascarenes east to Wake Atoll, Line Islands and Tuamotu Archipelago, south to Western Australia, New Caledonia and Tonga. Habitat: marine.

albimaculus, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] 1975:96, Pl. 4 (figs. a-b) [Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales v. 99 (pt 2); ref. 15846] Near main wharf at Madang, New Guinea, 5°14'S, 145°45'E, depth 16 meters. Holotype: AMS I.16691-006. Paratypes: AMS I.16691-007 (3). •Valid as Pomacentrus albimaculus Allen 1975 -- (Allen 1991:249 [ref. 19344], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247] as albimaculatus, Allen & Erdmann 2012:611 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:121 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:218 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus albimaculus Allen 1975. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: West Papau (Indonesia), Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands. Habitat: marine.

albisella, Dascyllus Gill [T. N.] 1862:149 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 14 (nos 3-4); ref. 1662] Honolulu, Oahu Island, Hawaiian Islands. Holotype: USNM 6274. Paratypes: MCZ 35982 [ex USNM 6274] (1). •Valid as Dascyllus albisella Gill 1862 -- (Allen 1991:243 [ref. 19344], Randall 1995:263 [ref. 22896], Randall & Randall 2001:66 [ref. 25280], Randall 2005:370 [ref. 28239], Mundy 2005:428 [ref. 28379], Randall 2007:308 [ref. 30952]). Current status: Valid as Dascyllus albisella Gill 1862. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Central Pacific: Johnston Atoll and Hawaiian Islands. Habitat: marine.

albiventris, Amphiprion Cuvier [G.] in Guérin-Méneville 1828:no page number, Livraison 13 [Planches de Seba v. 3; ref. 29508] No types known. Text applies to Pl. 26 (nos. 22 and 24) published in 1827. •Nomen oblitum -- (Parenti & Desoutter-Meniger 2007:397, 399 [ref. 29507]). •A species in the Amphiprion clarkii complex -- (Parenti & Desoutter-Meniger 2007:397 [ref. 29507]). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

albocinctus, Glyphidodon Kner [R.] 1867:Pl. 4 (fig. 2) [Sitzungsberichte der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften. Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Classe v. 56; ref. 2645] Fiji Islands? Type: ?NMW 21614 (1). May be an illustration of Glyphidodon cingulatus Kner. See remarks in account of that species. •Synonym of Chrysiptera biocellata (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera biocellata (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

albofasciatus, Glyphisodon Hombron [J. B.] & Jacquinot [H.] in Jacquinot & Guichenot 1853:49, Pl. 5 (fig. 4) [Voyage au Pôle Sud et dans l'Oceanie v. 3 (pt 2); ref. 18307] Poulolant, Borneo. Holotype: MNHN 0000-8331. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:9 [ref. 20862]. Originally albo-fasciatus. •Synonym of Chrysiptera leucopoma (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344]). •Synonym of Chrysiptera brownriggii (Bennett 1828) based on status of leucopoma. Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera brownriggii (Bennett 1828). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

albolineatus, Pomacentrus Montalban [H. R.] 1928:70, Pl. 14 (fig. 1) [Monographs, Bureau of Science of the Phillipines No. 24 (1927); ref. 15801] Bungau Island, Sulu Archipelago, Philippines. Lectotype: CAS-SU 25571. Paralectotypes: BSMP (1, apparently destroyed). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:83 [ref. 12291]. Lectotype selected by Böhlke 1953:83 [ref. 12291]. •Status uncertain -- (Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344]). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

albomaculatus, Chromis Kamohara [T.] 1960:3, Fig. 1 [Reports of the Usa Marine Biological Station v. 7 (no. 1); ref. 11922] Kashiwajima, Kochi Prefecture, Japan. Holotype: BSKU 7487. Paratypes: BSKU 8514 [not 8541] (1). Type catalog: Kamohara 1961:4 [ref. 19282]. Kamohara treated as masculine, so that spelling probably should be used. •Valid as Chromis albomaculata Kamohara 1960 -- (Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:192 [ref. 6441] as albomaculatus, Allen 1991:238 [ref. 19344], Lin et al. 1994:174 [ref. 21512], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:927 [ref. 25182], Nakabo 2002:927 [ref. 26193], Senou & Kudo 2007 [ref. 29071]). Current status: Valid as Chromis albomaculata Kamohara 1960. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western North Pacific. Habitat: marine.

alboscapularis, Parma Allen [G. R.] & Hoese [D. F.] 1975:279, Figs. 1G, 2G, 13, 14 [Records of the Western Australian Museum v. 3 (pt 4); ref. 7097] Off Erskine Valley Stream, Lord Howe Island, depth 8 meters. Holotype: AMS I.17361-008. Paratypes: AMS I.17360-023 (1), I.17393-009 (1), I.17411-010 (1); CMC F755 (1); NMNZ 3755 (2), 4097 (1), 5272 (1). Type catalog: Hardy 1990:11 [ref. 18942], Freeman & Tunnicliffe 1997:8 [ref. 22860]. •Valid as Parma alboscapularis Allen & Hoese 1975 -- (Allen 1987:266 [ref. 6250], Paulin et al. 1989:198 [ref. 24556], Allen 1991:247 [ref. 19344], Paulin & Roberts 1992:107 [ref. 24625], Francis 1993:163 [ref. 25479], Francis & Randall 1993:131 [ref. 20996], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Allen et al. 2006:1460 [ref. 29090], Duffy & Ahyong 2015:116 [ref. 36167], Stewart et al. 2015:1419 [ref. 34288]). Current status: Valid as Parma alboscapularis Allen & Hoese 1975. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southwestern Pacific: Lord Howe Island, Norfolk Island, northern New Zealand, Kermadec Islands. Habitat: marine.

alelia, Altrichthys Bernardi [G.], Longo [G. C.] & Quiros [T. E. A. L.] 2017:48, Figs. 1-3, 4 (left) [ZooKeys No. 675; ref. 35314] San José, Busuanga Island, Philippines, 12.1911°N, 120.1022°E, depth 3 meters. Holotype: PNM 15195. Paratypes: CAS. •Valid as Altrichthys alelia Bernardi, Longo & Quiros 2017. Current status: Valid as Altrichthys alelia Bernardi, Longo & Quiros 2017. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Busuanga Island, Philippines. Habitat: marine.

alexanderae, Pomacentrus Evermann [B. W.] & Seale [A.] 1907:90, Fig. 17 [Bulletin of the Bureau of Fisheries v. 26 (Doc. 607) (for 1906); ref. 1285] Bacon, Sorsogon, Luzon Island, Philippines. Holotype: USNM 55919. Paratypes: (should be 6) ANSP 33296 (1), CAS 79635 [ex IU 11594] (1), BSMP (1, apparently destroyed), MCZ 37285 [ex USNM 126403] (1), CAS-SU 20005 (1), U.S. Bur. Fish. 4540 (1), USNM 55922 (1). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:83 [ref. 12291], Böhlke 1984:145 [ref. 13621]. •Valid as Pomacentrus alexanderae Evermann & Seale 1907 -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:196 [ref. 6441], Allen & Swainston 1988:106 [ref. 25477], Allen 1991:249 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:170 [ref. 23977], Myers 1999:186 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:946 [ref. 25182], Allen 2000:110 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:946 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Allen et al. 2006:1464 [ref. 29090], Motomura et al. 2010:156 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:611 [ref. 31980]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus alexanderae Evermann & Seale 1907. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: South China Sea, Gulf of Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia to Philippines and north to Taiwan and the Ryukyu Islands. Habitat: marine.

allardi, Amphiprion Klausewitz [W.] 1970:182, Figs. 1-6 [Senckenbergiana Biologica v. 51 (nos 3/4); ref. 7433] Bamburi near Mombasa, Kenya, western Indian Ocean. Holotype: USNM 204239. Paratypes: BPBM 9421-24 (2, 13, 2, 9); BMNH 1861.5.2.10 (1), 1902.1.16.90 (1), 1913.4.7.94-95 (2), 1938.12.6.12 (1), 1960.11.15.66-67 (2), 1968.5.30.121 (1); MCZH 4489 (3); SMF 10290-96 (3, 5, 41 or 42, 1, 2, 1, 30), 10297-98 (2 skeletons); 10311 (38 or 39), 10327 (2 or 3), 10328 (4); USNM 204240-44 (1, 14, 20, 1, 1). •Valid as Amphiprion allardi Klausewitz 1970 -- (Allen 1986:673 [ref. 5631], Allen 1991:236 [ref. 19344], Fricke 1999:368 [ref. 24106], Heemstra 2004:3338 [ref. 27945], Heemstra & Heemstra 2004:331 [ref. 28072], Fricke et al. 2009:78 [ref. 30213], Fricke et al. 2013:264 [ref. 32706], Fricke et al. 2018:262 [ref. 35805]). Current status: Valid as Amphiprion allardi Klausewitz 1970. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Indian Ocean: East and South Africa to Seychelles, Madagascar and Mascarenes. Habitat: marine.

alleni, Chromis Randall [J. E.], Ida [H.] & Moyer [J. T.] 1981:(210) 215, Pl. 1 (fig. A); Fig. 2H [Japanese Journal of Ichthyology v. 28 (no. 3); ref. 5449] Western side of Sesoko Island, Okinawa Island, Ryukyu Islands, Japan, depth 15 meters. Holotype: BPBM 19092. Paratypes: BMNH 1979.7.17.1 (1); BPBM 19093 (1), 19119 (1), 19142 (1), 22310 (1), 22618 (1); FSKU 760810 (7); NTUM 4927 (2); TMBS 741230-A (1), 750700 (1), 751001-B (1); USNM 220557 (1), WAM P.25516-005 (5). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:28 [ref. 19335], Moyer & Matsuura 1991:82 [ref. 19927] as TMBS specimens presumed lost, Moore et al. 2008:31 [ref. 30117], Ho & Shao 2011:48 [ref. 31432]. •Valid as Chromis alleni Randall, Ida & Moyer 1981 -- (Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:193 [ref. 6441], Allen 1991:238 [ref. 19344], Randall & McCosker 1992:333 [ref. 19766], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:926 [ref. 25182], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:926 [ref. 26193], Ho & Shao 2011:48 [ref. 31432]). Current status: Valid as Chromis alleni Randall, Ida & Moyer 1981. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western North Pacific. Habitat: marine.

alleni, Pomacentrus Burgess [W. E.] 1981:68, Fig. [Tropical Fish Hobbyist v. 30 (no. 3); ref. 8180] Ko Ba Ngu Island, Similan Islands, Thailand, Andaman Sea, 8°40'N, 97°38'E. Holotype: USNM 228446. Paratypes: USNM 228447 (2), WAM P.26506-009 (8). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:30 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:33 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Pomacentrus alleni Burgess 1981 -- (Allen 1991:249 [ref. 19344], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Shibukawa 2009:212 [ref. 30449], Allen & Erdmann 2012:611 [ref. 31980], Liu et al. 2013:4 [ref. 32931], Bourjon et al. 2019:60 [ref. 36582]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus alleni Burgess 1981. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean: Andaman Sea and western Indonesia. Habitat: marine.

alpha, Chromis Randall [J. E.] 1988:74, Fig. 1 [Memoirs of the Museum of Victoria v. 49 (no. 1); ref. 14250] Outside reef off western side of Rimatuu Islet, Tetiaroa Atoll, Society Islands, depth 45 meters. Holotype: BPBM 14993. Paratypes: AMS I.16650-001 (1), I.17474-003 (1), I.19476-021 (2), I.22580-012 (1); ANSP 134269 (1); BPBM 6898 (4), 11544 (2), 14702 (2), 14999 (1), 16083 (2), 17506 (1), 18388 (1), 18467 (3), 19979 (1), 30938 (14), 30951 (2), 31159 (2); MNHN 1976-129 (1); USNM 209903 (1), 223922 (4), 273546 (1); WAM P.24939 (5), P.25283-001 (1), P.27826-025 (3), P.28165-007 (1). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:28 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:31 [ref. 30117], Moore et al. 2008:31 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Chromis alpha Randall 1988 -- (Randall 1988:52 [ref. 14252], Randall et al. 1990:256 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:238 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:168 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:256 [ref. 25919], Senou et al. 1999:2 [ref. 24390], Myers 1999:177 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:923 [ref. 25182], Allen 2000:108 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:923 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Myers & Donaldson 2003:632 [ref. 27495] dated as 1987, Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:353 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1447 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2008:207 [ref. 29960], Allen & Erdmann 2012:576 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:115 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:208 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Chromis alpha Randall 1988. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Christmas Islands, Cocos-Keeling Islands and Indonesiaeast to Caroline and Tuamotu Islands, north to Yaeyama Islands, south to northwestern Australia and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

alta, Chromis Greenfield [D. W.] & Woods [L. P.] 1980:630, Figs. 2-3, 6 [Copeia 1980 (no. 4); ref. 5581] Bahía Santa Inez, Gulf of California, Baja California, Mexico, depth 72-81 meters. Holotype: SIO 65-305. Paratypes: BMNH 1978.11.7.1-2 (2); BPBM 22428 (2); CAS 39276 (1), 39295 (5), 39407 (7); FMNH 75777 (1), 89557 (13); SIO 77-193 (1), 78-296 (2); UA 71-79 (3), 71-88 (1), 75-120 (1); USNM 219028 (2). Type catalog: Ibarra & Stewart 1987:24 [ref. 12367]. •Valid as Chromis alta Greenfield & Woods 1980 -- (Allen 1991:238 [ref. 19344], Allen & Robertson 1994:187 [ref. 22193], Schneider & Krupp in Fischer et al. 1995:1400 [ref. 22830], De La Cruz Agüero et al. 1997:262 [ref. 24545], Grove & Lavenberg 1997:474 [ref. 24023], McCosker et al. 1997:25 [ref. 22816], Thomson et al. 2000:166 [ref. 25640], Richards & Engle 2001:178 [ref. 25759], Nelson et al. 2004:154 [ref. 27807], McCosker & Rosenblatt 2010:193 [ref. 30957], Page et al. 2013:158 [ref. 32708], Fourriére et al. 2016:447 [ref. 34668], Del Moral-Flores et al. 2016:610 [ref. 34923], Kells et al. 2016:264 [ref. 35888], Sánchez-Jiménez et al. 2018:S8 [ref. 36248]). Current status: Valid as Chromis alta Greenfield & Woods 1980. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Pacific. Habitat: marine.

altus, Pomacentrus Okada [Y.] & Ikeda [H.] 1937:87, Fig. 3; Pl. 4 (fig. 1) [Bulletin of the Biogeographical Society of Japan v. 7; ref. 17211] Kowan, Okinawa Island, Okinawa Prefecture, Ryukyu Islands, Japan. Holotype (unique): YCM-P 30064 [ex Okada coll. spec. 2295]. Type catalog: ,Shibata et al. 2011:16 [ref. 31469] with lectotype. Type information and lectotype designation [not needed]: Hayashi 1995:25 [ref. 22717]. •Valid as Stegastes altus (Okada & Ikeda 1937) -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:194 [ref. 6441], Allen & Emery 1985:11 [ref. 5236], Allen 1991:252 [ref. 19344], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:950 [ref. 25182], Nakabo 2002:950 [ref. 26193], Youn 2002:364, 635 [ref. 26218], Motomura et al. 2010:159 [ref. 31256], Motomura et al. 2015:26 [ref. 34709], Koeda et al. 2016:71 [ref. 35333], Koeda et al. 2016:12 [ref. 35354], Imamura in Kimura et al. 2018:218 [ref. 36460], Yoshigou 2019:194 [ref. 36714]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes altus (Okada & Ikeda 1937). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Northwestern Pacific: northern Vietnam and Taiwan to Korea and southern Japan. Habitat: marine.

amabilis, Glyphidodon De Vis [C. W.] 1884:452 [Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales v. 8 (pt 4); ref. 1089] South Sea islands. •Synonym of Chrysiptera leucopoma (Cuvier 1830) -- (Randall et al. 1990:264 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344]). •Synonym of Chrysiptera brownriggii (Bennett 1828) -- (Randall 2005:363 [ref. 28239]). Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera brownriggii (Bennett 1828). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

amamiensis, Amphiprion Mori [K.] 1966:469, Fig. 1 [Report of Faculty of Fisheries, Prefectural University of Mie v. 5 (no. 3); ref. 7980] Japan. Holotype (unique): FRLM 6196. •Synonym of Amphiprion perideraion Bleeker 1855 -- (Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion perideraion Bleeker 1855. Pomacentridae. Habitat: brackish, marine.

amboinensis, Glyphisodon Bleeker [P.] 1857:72 [Acta Societatis Regiae Scientiarum Indo-Neêrlandicae v. 2 (art. 7); ref. 356] Ambon Island, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): whereabouts unknown. •Valid as Pomacentrus amboinensis (Bleeker 1857) -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:195 [ref. 6441], Allen & Swainston 1988:106 [ref. 25477]). •Synonym of Neopomacentrus taeniurus (Bleeker 1856) -- (Allen 1991:247 [ref. 19344], Kottelat 2013:378 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Neopomacentrus taeniurus (Bleeker 1856). Pomacentridae. Habitat: freshwater, brackish, marine.

amboinensis, Heliases Bleeker [P.] 1871:111 [Nederlandsch Tijdschrift voor de Dierkunde v. 4; ref. 17079] Ambon Island, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): RMNH 6505. •Valid as Chromis amboinensis (Bleeker 1871) -- (Randall et al. 1990:256 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:238 [ref. 19344], Randall et al. 1997:256 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:177 [ref. 23965], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:318 [ref. 25191], Allen 2000:108 [ref. 25868], Suzuki et al. 2001:2 [ref. 25313], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Myers & Donaldson 2003:632 [ref. 27495], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Allen et al. 2006:1447 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2012:576 [ref. 31980], Allen & Erdmann 2014:20 [ref. 33350], Fricke et al. 2014:115 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:209 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Chromis amboinensis (Bleeker 1871). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Christmas and Cocos-Keeling Islands east to Micronesia and Papua New Guinea, north to Yaeyama Islands, south to Western Australia and Queensland (Australia). Habitat: marine.

amboinensis, Pomacentrus Bleeker [P.] 1868:334 [Verslagen en Mededeelingen der Koninklijke Akademie van Wetenschappen. Afdeeling Natuurkunde (Ser. 2) v. 2; ref. 425] Ambon Island, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Syntypes: (3) RMNH 6474 (3 of 4). •Valid as Pomacentrus amboinensis Bleeker 1868 -- (Randall et al. 1990:275 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:249 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:246 [ref. 23929], Allen 1997:168 [ref. 23977], Allen 1997:170 [ref. 23977], Larson & Williams 1997:364 [ref. 23967], Randall et al. 1997:275 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:184 [ref. 23965], Johnson 1999:741 [ref. 25471], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:948 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:324 [ref. 25191], Allen 2000:110 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:948 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Myers & Donaldson 2003:633 [ref. 27495], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:139 [ref. 27510], Randall et al. 2004:21 [ref. 27624], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Randall 2005:377 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1464 [ref. 29090], Shibukawa 2009:212 [ref. 30449], Motomura et al. 2010:156 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:612 [ref. 31980], Larson et al. 2013:172 [ref. 32988], Fricke et al. 2014:122 [ref. 33932], Koeda et al. 2016:70 [ref. 35333], Koeda et al. 2016:12 [ref. 35354], Fricke et al. 2019:218 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus amboinensis Bleeker 1868. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Andaman Sea and Indonesia east to Caroline Islands and New Ireland (Papua New Guinea), north to Ryukyu and Ogasawara islands, south to northern Australia and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

anabatoides, Glyphisodon Bleeker [P.] 1847:28 [Verhandelingen van het Bataviaasch Genootschap van Kunsten en Wetenschappen. v. 21 (art. 3); ref. 16878] Jakarta, Java, Indonesia. Syntypes: RMNH 6502 (3 of 12). Bleeker specimens: BMNH 1862.2.28.18 (1), NMV 45906 (1). Appeared first as name only in Bleeker 1845:523 [ref. 312]. Also in Bleeker 1847:157 [ref. 314]. •Valid as Neopomacentrus anabatoides (Bleeker 1847) -- (Dor 1984:185 [ref. 29757], Allen 1991:246 [ref. 19344], Goren & Dor 1994:50 [ref. 25356], Allen 1997:162 [ref. 23977], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Allen 2000:110 [ref. 25868], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Randall et al. 2005:92 [ref. 28734], Allen & Erdmann 2012:605 [ref. 31980]). Current status: Valid as Neopomacentrus anabatoides (Bleeker 1847). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: East Andaman Sea, Malaysia, Singapore, South China Sea, Indonesia and Philippines. Habitat: marine.

anadema, Chromis Motomura [H.], Nishiyama [H.] & Chiba [S. N.] 2017:[3], Figs. 2, 3a [Ichthyological Research v. 65 (no. 2); ref. 35661] Off west coast of Yoron-jima island, Amami Islands, Ryukyu Islands, Japan, 27°03'21"N, 128°24'39"E, depth 10 meters. Holotype: KAUM-I 42229. Paratypes: AMS, BPBM, CAS, KAUM, MNHN, OMNH, USNM. •Valid as Chromis anadema Motomura, Nishiyama & Chiba 2017 -- (Allen 2018:20 [ref. 35994]). Current status: Valid as Chromis anadema Motomura, Nishiyama & Chiba 2017. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Ryukyu Islands, Mariana Islands, Marquesas Islands, Society Islands, Gambier Islands and Pitcairn Islands. Underwater photographs from Japan, Saipan, Palau, Ryukyu Islands and Tahiti. Habitat: marine.

analigutta, Pomacentrus Gill [T. N.] in Günther 1862:27 [Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum v. 4; ref. 1969] Cape San Lucas, Baja California. Syntypes: MCZ 35984 [ex USNM 3674] (1), USNM 3674 (orig. 20, now 13). Author is T. N. Gill. Other species similarly treated by Günther appeared first in Gill 1862:149 [ref. 1662] but not this one; Günther quoted directly from Gill's manuscript, so Gill is the author. •Synonym of Stegastes rectifraenum (Gill 1862) -- (Allen & Woods 1980:190 [ref. 6919], Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344] with Günther as author). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes rectifraenum (Gill 1862). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

analis, Heliases Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:496 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Ambon Island, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): MNHN 0000-8164. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:16 [ref. 20862]. •Valid as Chromis analis (Cuvier 1830) -- (Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:192 [ref. 6441], Randall et al. 1990:256 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:238 [ref. 19344], Randall 1995:261 [ref. 22896], Lee & Kim 1996:30 [ref. 25726], Allen 1997:168 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:256 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:177 [ref. 23965], Randall 2001:102 [ref. 25124], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:928 [ref. 25182], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:632 [ref. 26218], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Myers & Donaldson 2003:632 [ref. 27495], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:354 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1447 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2009:129 [ref. 30466], Motomura et al. 2010:148 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:577 [ref. 31980], Song et al. 2013:257 [ref. 36297], Fricke et al. 2014:115 [ref. 33932], Arango et al. 2019:13 [ref. 36621], Fricke et al. 2019:209 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Chromis analis (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Indonesia east to Micronesia and Fiji, north to Taiwan and southern Japan, south to Queensland (Australia). Habitat: marine.

analis, Pomacentrus Macleay [W.] 1882:364 [Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales v. 7 (pt 3); ref. 17585] New Guinea. Holotype (unique): MAMU (whereabouts unknown). Objectively invalid; preoccupied by Pomacentrus analis Poey 1868. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

analis, Pomacentrus Poey [F.] 1868:327 [Repertorio Fisico-Natural de la Isla de Cuba v. 2; ref. 3505] Havana, Cuba. Syntypes: MCZ 14676 (3), 14678-79 (3, 1). Type catalog: Howell Rivero 1938:208 [ref. 22926] with MCZ 14678 as holotype. •Synonym of Stegastes leucostictus (Müller & Troschel 1848) -- (Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes leucostictus (Müller & Troschel 1848). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

analogus, Euschistodus Gill [T. N.] 1863:220 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 15; ref. 1684] Aspinwall, Panama. Holotype (unique): USNM 6419. •Valid as Abudefduf analogus (Gill 1863) -- (Lloris & Rucabado 1990:842 [ref. 15959]). •Synonym of Abudefduf taurus (Müller & Troschel 1848) -- (Edwards 1986:199 [ref. 9152], Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344], Edwards in Carpenter & De Angelis 2016:2719 [ref. 34618]). Current status: Synonym of Abudefduf taurus (Müller & Troschel 1848). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

andjerinus, Glyphisodon Schlegel [H.] & Müller [S.] 1840:24, [Pl. 6 (fig. 3)] [Verhandelingen over de natuurlijke geschiedenis der Nederlandsche overzeesche bezittingen / door de Leden der Natuurkundige Commissie in Indië en andere schrijvers; uitgegeven ... door C. J. Temminck Temminck. Zoologie, No. 2; ref. 18698] Anjer, Sunda Strait, Indonesia. An incorrect subsequent spelling for Glyphisodon antjerius Cuvier 1830. Pl. 6 (no. 3) published in 1844. Pomacentridae.

angulatus, Glyphisodon Bleeker [P.] 1845:523 [Natuur-en Geneeskundig Archief voor Neȇrlandsch Indië v. 2 (3); ref. 312] Original genus spelled Glijphisodon. Not available, no distinguishing features; from Batavia, Java. •In the synonymy of Chromis cinerascens (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis cinerascens (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae.

annamensis, Amphiprion bifasciatus var. Chevey [P.] 1932:99, Pl. 39 [Travaux de l'Institut Océanographique de l'Indochine Mémoire 4; ref. 16477] South coast of Vietnam. Syntypes: IOI. •Synonym of Amphiprion polymnus (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion polymnus (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

annulatus, Pomacentrus Peters [W. (C. H.)] 1855:455 [Bericht über die zur Bekanntmachung geeigneten Verhandlungen der Königlichen Preussischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1855; ref. 3449] Mozambique, western Indian Ocean, 15°S. Syntypes: BMNH 1861.5.2.85 (1), ZMB 2762-63 (3, 3). Also described as new in Peters 1855:265 [ref. 13448]. •Valid as Chrysiptera annulata (Peters 1855) -- (Dor 1984:182 [ref. 29757], Allen 1986:676 [ref. 5631], Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344], Goren & Dor 1994:50 [ref. 25356], Randall 1995:262 [ref. 22896], Fricke 1999:374 [ref. 24106], Allen & Bailey 2002:42 [ref. 26525], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Fricke et al. 2009:79 [ref. 30213], Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797], Fricke et al. 2018:266 [ref. 35805], Golani & Fricke 2018:114 [ref. 36273], Zajonz et al. 2019:86 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera annulata (Peters 1855). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Indian Ocean: East Africa and KwaZulu-Natal (South Africa) to Socotra, Seychelles, Madagascar, Réunion and Mauritius (western Mascarenes). Habitat: marine.

anthioides, Lepidozygus Smith [J. L. B.] 1956:888, Pl. 20 (fig. C) [Annals and Magazine of Natural History (Series 12) v. 8 (no. 96) (art. 103); ref. 12487] Astove Island, Aldabra, western Indian Ocean. Holotype: SAIAB [formerly RUSI] 283. Paratypes: SAIAB [formerly RUSI] 935-945 (9, 23, 1, 2, 1, 9, 10, 1, 1, 5, 12). •Synonym of Lepidozygus tapeinosoma (Bleeker 1856) -- (Emery 1983:1327 [ref. 5437], Allen 1986:678 [ref. 5631], Allen 1991:245 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Lepidozygus tapeinosoma (Bleeker 1856). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

antjerius, Glyphisodon Cuvier [G.] (ex Kuhl & van Hasselt) in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:481 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Anjer, Java, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): ?RMNH 889. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:33 [ref. 20862] as type not found. See Glyphisodon andjerinus, an incorrect subsequent spelling. •Synonym of Chrysiptera unimaculata (Cuvier 1830) -- (Dor 1984:183 [ref. 29757]). •Synonym of Chrysiptera biocellata (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera biocellata (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

apicalis, Pomacentrus De Vis [C. W.] 1885:874 [Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales v. 9 (pt 4); ref. 1091] Great Barrier Reef, Australia. Holotype (unique): QM I.691. •Valid as Stegastes apicalis (De Vis 1885) -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:194 [ref. 6441], Allen & Emery 1985:13 [ref. 5236], Randall et al. 1990:283 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:252 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:242 [ref. 23929], Randall et al. 1997:283 [ref. 25919], Johnson 1999:742 [ref. 25471], Nakabo 2000:949 [ref. 25182], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Allen et al. 2006:1470 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes apicalis (De Vis 1885). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific. Habitat: marine.

aquadulcis, Neopomacentrus Jenkins [A. P.] & Allen [G. R.] 2002:379, Fig. 1 [Records of the Western Australian Museum v. 20 (pt 4); ref. 25999] Mouth of freshwater stream at Lawadi Village, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, 10°15.81'S, 150°43.14'E, depth 1 meter. Holotype: WAM P.31636-001. Paratypes: AMS I.37954-001 (30), WAM P.31636-002 (9). Type catalog: Moore et al. 2008:32 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Neopomacentrus aquadulcis Jenkins & Allen 2002 -- (Allen & Erdmann 2012:605 [ref. 31980]), Current status: Valid as Neopomacentrus aquadulcis Jenkins & Allen 2002. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Papua New Guinea. Habitat: freshwater.

aquilus, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] & Randall [J. E.] 1981:(7) 68, Figs. 45-47 [Israel Journal of Zoology v. 29 (nos 1/3) (for 1980); ref. 8760] Marsa el Mukabeila, fringing reef, outer reef flat, Egypt, Gulf of Aqaba, Red Sea, depth 0.5-2 meters. Holotype: BPBM 20480. Paratypes: BMNH 1976.9.20.1-7 (7); BPBM 14668 (3), 19864 (5), 20786 (3); HUJ 8373 (7); MNHN 1976-0118 (4); TAU [= SMNHTAU] P.3312 (8); USNM 215157-59 (52, 13, 10), 216476-77 (20, 5 or 4); WAM P.25527-010 (3); ZMA 114269 (12). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:21 [ref. 20862], Hutchins & Smith 1991:30 [ref. 19335], Golani 2006:29 [ref. 28840] as 8373 (3 spec.) needs checking, Moore et al. 2008:33 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Pomacentrus aquilus Allen & Randall 1981 -- (Dor 1984:186 [ref. 29757], Allen 1991:249 [ref. 19344], Goren & Dor 1994:50 [ref. 25356], Randall 1995:265 [ref. 22896], Carpenter et al. 1997:197 [ref. 23922], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Fricke et al. 2018:272 [ref. 35805], Golani & Fricke 2018:116 [ref. 36273], Eagderi et al. 2019:97 [ref. 37020], Zajonz et al. 2019:87 [ref. 36871] as cf. aquilus). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus aquilus Allen & Randall 1981. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, Western Indian Ocean: East Africa and Persian Gulf to Madagascar. Habitat: marine.

arabicus, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] 1991:139, 223, Fig. [Damselfishes of the world; ref. 19344] Khawr Kalbuh, Muscat, Oman, 23°37'N, 58°35'E, depth 2-6 meters. Holotype: WAM P.25786-003. Paratypes: BPBM 31801 (4); WAM P.25786-005 (5), P.25989-005 (3). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:30 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:33 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Pomacentrus arabicus Allen 1991 -- (Randall 1995:266 [ref. 22896], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus arabicus Allen 1991. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Gulf of Oman: Arabian Sea. Habitat: marine.

araneus, Chaetodon Bennett [J. W.] 1830:unnum. p., Pl. 17 [A selection from the most remarkable and interesting fishes found on the coast of Ceylon First Edition; ref. 16785] Not available; misspelling of aruanus Linnaeus 1758 -- (Pethiyagoda et al. 1994:44 [ref. 21456], Eschmeyer & Pethiyagoda 1996:143 [ref. 22472]). •In the synonymy of Dascyllus aruanus (Linnaeus 1758). Current status: Synonym of Dascyllus aruanus (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae.

arcifrons, Pomacentrus Heller [E.] & Snodgrass [R. E.] 1903:202, Pl. 7 [Proceedings of the Washington Academy of Sciences v. 5; ref. 2089] Barrington Island, Galápagos Islands. Holotype: CAS-SU 6356. Paratypes: BMNH 1901.6.28.212-221 [ex SU] (17); MCZ 29456 (2); CAS-SU 6419 (13), 6536 (now 3), 51109 (2), 51120 (1); ?USNM 50047-48 (4, 20), 153624 [ex MCZ 29456] (1). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:83 [ref. 12291]. •Valid as Stegastes arcifrons (Heller & Snodgrass 1903) -- (Allen & Woods 1980:193 [ref. 6919], Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344], Allen & Robertson 1994:190 [ref. 22193], Schneider & Krupp in Fischer et al. 1995:1402 [ref. 22830], Grove & Lavenberg 1997:480 [ref. 24023], McCosker & Rosenblatt 2010:193 [ref. 30957]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes arcifrons (Heller & Snodgrass 1903). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Pacific. Habitat: marine.

arcuanus, Chaetodon Gmelin [J. F.] 1789:1250 [Caroli a Linné ... Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae v. 1 (pt 3); ref. 18139] Incorrect subsequent spelling of Chaetodon aruanus Linnaeus 1758. •Synonym of Dascyllus aruanus (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Allen 1991:243 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Dascyllus aruanus (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

arenarius, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] 1987:9, Fig. 1 [Memoirs of the Museum of Victoria v. 48 (no. 1); ref. 17639] Escape Reef, Great Barrier Reef, Queensland, Australia, 15°50'S, 145°50'E, depth 15 meters. Holotype: WAM P.27465-001. Paratypes: AMS I.26319-001 (1); BPBM 30942 (1); WAM P.24940-001 (1), P.25107-008 (2), P.25371-004 (2), P.27461-004 (1), P.28161-002 (1). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:30 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:33 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Pomacentrus arenarius Allen 1987 -- (Allen & Swainston 1988:106 [ref. 25477]). •Synonym of Pomacentrus nagasakiensis Tanaka 1917 -- (Randall et al. 1990:279 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:250 [ref. 19344], Fricke & Kulbicki 2006:341 [ref. 28867], Allen et al. 2006:1466 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus nagasakiensis Tanaka 1917. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

arion, Amphiprion De Vis [C. W.] 1884:450 [Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales v. 8 (pt 4); ref. 1089] South Seas. Holotype (unique): QM I.2688. •Synonym of Amphiprion melanopus Bleeker 1852 -- (Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344], Ogihara et al. 2009:198 [ref. 30934]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion melanopus Bleeker 1852. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

armillatus, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] 1993:21, Figs. 1-2 [Revue française d'Aquariologie Herpétologie v. 20 (no. 1); ref. 20780] Bohaydulong Island, Bodgaya Islands, Sabah, Borneo, East Malaysia, about 4°35'N, 118°45'E, depth 15-20 meters. Holotype: WAM P.30410-004. Paratypes: WAM P.30409-001 (7). Type catalog: Moore et al. 2008:33 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Pomacentrus armillatus Allen 1993 -- (Allen 2000:110 [ref. 25868], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Allen & Erdmann 2009:124 [ref. 30681], Allen et al. 2011:41 [ref. 31134], Allen & Erdmann 2012:612 [ref. 31980]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus armillatus Allen 1993. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: northern Borneo and Philippines. Habitat: marine.

arnazae, Chrysiptera Allen [G. R.], Erdmann [M. V.] & Barber [P. H.] 2010:63, Figs. 1-3 [aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology v. 16 (no. 2); ref. 30801] Pulau Lemon, 0°53.395'S, 134°04.782'E, near Manokwari, Papua Barat Province, Indonesia, depth 6-10 meters. Holotype: NCIP 6334. Paratypes: AMS, NCIP, USNM, WAM •Valid as Chrysiptera arnazae Allen, Erdmann & Barber 2010 -- (Allen & Erdmann 2012:588 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:117 [ref. 33932], Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797], Fricke et al. 2019:212 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera arnazae Allen, Erdmann & Barber 2010. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: eastern Indonesia east to New Ireland (Papua New Guinea). Habitat: marine.

aruanus, Chaetodon Linnaeus [C.] 1758:275 [Systema Naturae, Ed. X v. 1; ref. 2787] "Habitat in Indiis" [Aru Islands, Molucca Islands, Indonesia]. No types known. Neotype designation by Fricke 1999:378 [ref. 24106] is invalid; see Fricke 2000:639 [ref. 24537]. •Valid as Dascyllus aruanus (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Dor 1984:183 [ref. 29757], Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:191 [ref. 6441], Allen 1986:677 [ref. 5631], Allen & Swainston 1988:104 [ref. 25477], Winterbottom et al. 1989:47 [ref. 13251], Randall et al. 1990:267 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:243 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:241 [ref. 23929], Francis 1993:163 [ref. 25479], Goren & Dor 1994:50 [ref. 25356], Allen 1997:166 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:262 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:267 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:179 [ref. 23965], Fricke 1999:378 [ref. 24106], Johnson 1999:741 [ref. 25471], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:930 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:321 [ref. 25191], Randall & Earle 2000:16 [ref. 25806], Allen 2000:109 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3354 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:930 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Myers & Donaldson 2003:632 [ref. 27495], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:134 [ref. 27510], Lobel & Lobel 2004:73 [ref. 27576], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Heemstra et al. 2004:3324 [ref. 27945], Randall 2005:367 [ref. 28239], Mundy 2005:429 [ref. 28379], Fricke et al. 2009:80 [ref. 30213], Shibukawa 2009:208 [ref. 30449], Motomura et al. 2010:153 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:596 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2013:264 [ref. 32706], Fricke et al. 2014:118 [ref. 33932], Borsa et al. 2014:709 [ref. 34706], Delrieu-Trottin et al. 2015:7 [ref. 33988], Koeda et al. 2016:69 [ref. 35333], Koeda et al. 2016:10 [ref. 35354], Fricke et al. 2019:215 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Dascyllus aruanus (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, Indo-West Pacific: East Africa, Mozambique Channel, Seychelles, Madagascar and Mascarenes east to Wake Atoll, Marquesas Islands and Gambier Islands, north to southern Japan and Ryukyu Islands, south to Western Australia, Lord Howe Island, New Caledonia and Rapa. Pacific Ocean [ref. 34706]. Habitat: marine.

ascensionis, Abudefduf Fowler [H. W.] 1919:217, Fig. 4 [Proceedings of the United States National Museum v. 56 (no. 2294); ref. 15209] Ascension Island. Holotype: USNM 42315. Paratypes: USNM 42314 (2), 42316 (4), 273309 (1). •Synonym of Abudefduf saxatilis (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Lloris & Rucabado 1990:844 [ref. 15959], Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Abudefduf saxatilis (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

assimilis, Glyphidodon Günther [A.] 1862:52 [Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum v. 4; ref. 1969] Borneo; Philippines; Indian Seas. Syntypes: (4 plus literature citation) BMNH 1857.2.17.3-4 (2 juveniles), Indian Seas, BMNH 1858.4.21.8 (1) Borneo, 1976.5.14.3 (1). Based on Glyphisodon uniocellatus of Bleeker (not of Quoy & Gaimard). •Synonym of Chrysiptera cyanea (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera cyanea (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

ater, Glyphisodon Valenciennes [A.] (ex Ehrenberg) in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:473 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Massawa, Eritrea, Red Sea. Syntypes: ZMB 2730 (1). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:33 [ref. 20862]. •Synonym of Paraglyphidodon melas (Valenciennes 1830) -- (Dor 1984:185 [ref. 29757]). •Synonym of Neoglyphidodon melas (Valenciennes 1830) -- (Allen 1991:246 [ref. 19344], Kottelat 2013:377 [ref. 32989] as Neoglyphydodon). Current status: Synonym of Neoglyphidodon melas (Valenciennes 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

ater, Pomacentrus Liénard [F.] in Sauvage 1891:428 [Histoire physique, naturelle et politique de Madagascar; ref. 14503] Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean. No types known. Objectively invalid; preoccupied by Pomacentrus ater Bleeker 1879. Based on 'Pomacentre noir' of Liénard 1839:34 [ref. 17536] and Liénard 1840:297 [ref. 30337]; description quoted from Liénard. •Synonym of Stegastes limbatus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Fricke 1999:386 [ref. 24106]). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes limbatus (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

ater, Pomacentrus (Brachypomacentrus) Bleeker [P.] (ex Liénard) 1879:5, Pl. 2 [Verhandelingen der Koninklijke Akademie van Wetenschappen, Afdeeling Natuurkunde (Amsterdam) v. 18; ref. 17121] Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean. Lectotype: ZMH 17035. Appeared first in French vernacular as 'Pomacentre noir' in Liénard 1839:34 [ref. 17536] and Liénard 1840:297 [ref. 30337] and as name only in other references. Lectotype selected by Fricke 1999:386 [ref. 24106]. Name dates to Bleeker 1879 as above according to Fricke 1999:386 [ref. 24106] but wrongly with Liénard as author. •Appeared first in French vernacular as 'Pomacentre noir' in Liénard 1839:34 [ref. 17536] and Liénard 1840:297 [ref. 30337], Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

athena, Chromis Allen [G. R.] & Erdmann [M. V.] 2008:204, Figs. 1-2 [aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology v. 14 (no. 4); ref. 29960] Keruo Channel, 00°35.291'S, 130°17.542'E, Fam Group, Raja Ampat Islands, Papua Barat Province, Indonesia, depth 62 meters. Holotype: NCIP 6337. Paratypes: NCIP 6346 (1); USNM 391635 (1); WAM P.33012-001 (2). •Valid as Chromis athena Allen & Erdmann 2008 -- (Allen & Erdmann 2012:577 [ref. 31980]). Current status: Valid as Chromis athena Allen & Erdmann 2008. Pomacentridae. Distribution: West Papua (Indonesia) and Papua New Guiea. Habitat: marine.

atrapinna, Abudefduf Seale [A.] 1935:367, Pl. 22 (fig. 2) [Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences (Series 4) v. 21 (no. 27); ref. 12336] Sikaina Island, Solomon Islands. Holotype: CAS 5511. Paratypes: CAS 5512-13 (2, in one jar). Correct spelling is Plectroglyphidodon leucozonus. •Synonym of Plectroglyphidodon leucozona (Bleeker 1859) -- (Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Plectroglyphidodon leucozonus (Bleeker 1859). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

atriaxillaris, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] 2002:46, Figs. 1-2 [aqua, Journal of Ichthyology and Aquatic Biology v. 6 (no. 2); ref. 26516] Marie Bank, Mitsio Islands, northwestern Madagascar, 12°56.09'S, 48°32.28'E, depth 12 meters. Holotype: WAM P.32015-001. Paratypes: WAM P.32024-001 (2). Type catalog: Moore et al. 2008:33 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Pomacentrus atriaxillaris Allen 2002 -- (Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Fricke et al. 2018:272 [ref. 35805], Frable & Tea 2019:328 [ref. 36783]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus atriaxillaris Allen 2002. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Endemic to islands off northwestern Madagascar. Habitat: marine.

atrilabiatus, Pomacentrus Fowler [H. W.] 1946:146, Figs. 15-16 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 98; ref. 1456] Aguni Shima, Ryukyu Islands, Japan. Holotype: ANSP 72011 (with paratype). Paratypes: ANSP 72012 (1). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:145 [ref. 13621]. •Synonym of Stegastes fasciolatus (Ogilby 1889) -- (Allen & Emery 1985:15 [ref. 5236]). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes fasciolatus (Ogilby 1889). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

atrilobata, Chromis (Furcaria) Gill [T. N.] 1862:149 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 14 (nos 3-4); ref. 1662] Cape San Lucas, Baja California, Mexico. Holotype (unique): USNM 3675. •Valid as Chromis atrilobata Gill 1862 -- (Greenfield & Woods 1980:638 [ref. 5581], Allen 1991:238 [ref. 19344], Allen & Robertson 1994:187 [ref. 22193], Schneider & Krupp in Fischer et al. 1995:1400 [ref. 22830], De La Cruz Agüero et al. 1997:262 [ref. 24545], Grove & Lavenberg 1997:474 [ref. 24023], Chirichigno F. & Vélez D. 1998:298 [ref. 24555], Thomson et al. 2000:166 [ref. 25640], Nelson et al. 2004:154 [ref. 27807], McCosker & Rosenblatt 2010:193 [ref. 30957], Page et al. 2013:159 [ref. 32708], Galván-Villa et al. 2016:147 [ref. 34871], Fourriére et al. 2016:447 [ref. 34668], Del Moral-Flores et al. 2016:610 [ref. 34923]). Current status: Valid as Chromis atrilobata Gill 1862. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Pacific. Habitat: marine.

atripectoralis, Chromis Welander [A. D.] & Schultz [L. P.] 1951:107, Fig. 1 [Journal of the Washington Academy of Sciences v. 41 (no. 3); ref. 12926] Channel reef, Eman Island, Bikini Atoll, Marshall Islands, western Pacific. Holotype: USNM 112397. Paratypes: BMNH 1952.5.8.1-6 [ex USNM] (6); FMNH 44703 (orig. 20, now 14), 44704 (orig. 10, now 9), 44705 (2), 62624 (1); USNM (44 lots, 166). Type catalog: Ibarra & Stewart 1987:24 [ref. 12367]. •Valid as Chromis atripectoralis Welander & Schultz 1951 -- (Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:192 [ref. 6441], Allen & Swainston 1988:104 [ref. 25477], Winterbottom et al. 1989:45 [ref. 13251], Randall et al. 1990:257 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:238 [ref. 19344], Francis 1993:163 [ref. 25479], Allen 1997:166 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:258 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:257 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:177 [ref. 23965], Fricke 1999:370 [ref. 24106], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:928 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:318 [ref. 25191], Allen 2000:108 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:928 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830] with authors as Schultz & Welander, Myers & Donaldson 2003:632 [ref. 27495], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:131 [ref. 27510], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Heemstra et al. 2004:3324 [ref. 27945], Randall 2005:354 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1447 [ref. 29090], Fricke et al. 2009:78 [ref. 30213], Shibukawa 2009:204 [ref. 30449], Quéro et al. 2010:326 [ref. 30746], Allen & Erdmann 2012:577 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2018:263 [ref. 35805], Fricke et al. 2019:209 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Chromis atripectoralis Welander & Schultz 1951. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Madagascar, Seychelles, Mascarenes and Maldives east to Tuamotu Archipelago and Gambier islands, north to Ryukyu Islands, south to Western Australia, Lord Howe Island, New Caledonia and Rapa. Habitat: marine.

atripes, Chromis Fowler [H. W.] & Bean [B. A.] 1928:43, Pl. 2 [Bulletin of the United States National Museum No. 100, v. 7; ref. 1475] Sablayan, Mindoro, Philippines. Holotype: USNM 89952. Paratypes: ANSP 85282 (3), USNM (55 lots, ca. 176 spec.). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:145 [ref. 13621]. •Valid as Chromis atripes Fowler & Bean 1928 -- (Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:193 [ref. 6441], Randall 1988:56 [ref. 14252], Winterbottom et al. 1989:45 [ref. 13251], Randall et al. 1990:257 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:238 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:168 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:257 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:177 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:923 [ref. 25182], Allen 2000:108 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:923 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Randall 2005:355 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1448 [ref. 29090], Motomura et al. 2010:148 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:578 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:115 [ref. 33932], Koeda et al. 2016:67 [ref. 35333], Fricke et al. 2019:210 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Chromis atripes Fowler & Bean 1928. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Christmas Island and Indonesia east to Marshall Islands and Fiji, north to southern Japan, south to northern Australia and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

atrocyaneus, Pomacentrus Poey [F.] 1860:190 [Memorias sobre la historia natural de la Isla de Cuba v. 2; ref. 3499] Havana, Cuba. No types known. Originally as atro-cyaneus, correction mandatory. •Synonym of Pomacentrus fuscus Cuvier 1830 -- (Lloris & Rucabado 1990:849 [ref. 15959]). •Synonym of Stegastes leucostictus (Müller & Troschel 1848) -- (Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes leucostictus (Müller & Troschel 1848). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

aureus, Glyphisodon Cuvier [G.] (ex Kuhl & Van Hasselt) in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:472 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Java, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): RMNH D2407. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:33 [ref. 20862]. •Valid as Amblyglyphidodon aureus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:197 [ref. 6441], Randall et al. 1990:251 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:235 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1997:254 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:251 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:180 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:939 [ref. 25182], Allen 2000:107 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Allen & Randall 2002:144 [ref. 26191], Nakabo 2002:939 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:44 [ref. 26830], Myers & Donaldson 2003:632 [ref. 27495] as Amblygliphidodon, Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:128 [ref. 27510], Randall et al. 2004:19 [ref. 27624], Adrim et al. 2004:122 [ref. 27715], Randall 2005:349 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1442 [ref. 29090], Shibukawa 2009:202 [ref. 30449], Motomura et al. 2010:147 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:566 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:112 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:205 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Amblyglyphidodon aureus (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Andaman Sea and Indonesia east to Caroline Islands and Fiji, north to Ryukyu Islands, south to northern Australia and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

aureus, Pomacentrus Fowler [H. W.] 1927:22, Fig. 3 [Bulletin of the Bernice P. Bishop Museum No. 38; ref. 15785] Howland Island, central Pacific. Holotype: BPBM 3425. Paratypes: ANSP 109209 (1). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:145 [ref. 13621]. •Valid as Stegastes aureus (Fowler 1927) -- (Allen & Emery 1985:14 [ref. 5236], Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344], Randall & Earle 2000:17 [ref. 25806], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Randall 2005:384 [ref. 28239], Delrieu-Trottin et al. 2015:7 [ref. 33988]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes aureus (Fowler 1927). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific. Habitat: marine.

aurifrons, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] 2004:3, Figs. 1-2 [Zootaxa No. 399; ref. 27383] Toiyama Island, Amphlett Group, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea (9°18.909'S, 150°51.100'E), depth 12 meters. Holotype: WAM P.32261-001. Paratypes: AMS I.42620-001 (2); WAM P.27827-038 (2), P.29742-001, P.32261-002 (5). Type catalog: Moore et al. 2008:33 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Pomacentrus aurifrons Allen 2004 -- (Randall 2005:377 [ref. 28239], Allen & Erdmann 2012:612 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:122 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:219 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus aurifrons Allen 2004. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Papua New Guinea to Solomon Islands, Vanuatu and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

auripinnis, Dascyllus Randall [J. E.] & Randall [H. A.] 2001:62, Figs. 3-4 [Zoological Studies v. 40 (no. 1); ref. 25280] Lagoon side of English Harbor, Tabuaeran [= Fanning Island], Line Islands, central Pacific. 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). •Valid as Dascyllus auripinnis Randall & Randall 2001 -- (Randall 2005:368 [ref. 28239], Mundy et al. 2010:60 [ref. 31155]). Current status: Valid as Dascyllus auripinnis Randall & Randall 2001. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Central Pacific: Line Islands, Cook Islands. Habitat: marine.

auriventris, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] 1991:140, 224, Fig. [Damselfishes of the world; ref. 19344] Flying Fish Cove, Christmas Island, Indian Ocean, about 10°29'S, 105°40'E, depth 5-10 meters. Holotype: WAM P.26126-006. Paratypes: LIPI NCIP 4015 (1), 4016-17 (2); WAM P.28994-012 (2). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:31 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:33 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Pomacentrus auriventris Allen 1991 -- (Myers 1999:185 [ref. 23965], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Allen & Erdmann 2012:613 [ref. 31980], Liu et al. 2013:8 [ref. 32931], Bourjon et al. 2019:60 [ref. 36582]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus auriventris Allen 1991. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Christmas Island and Palau. Habitat: marine.

australis, Glyphidodon (Parma) Steindachner [F.] 1867:328 [22] [Sitzungsberichte der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften. Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Classe v. 56 (1. Abth.); ref. 14188] Port Jackson, New South Wales, Australia. Holotype (unique): NMW 70293. On p. 22 of separate. •Synonym of Parma microlepis Günther 1862 -- (Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344], Gomon et al. 1994:674 [ref. 22532], Allen et al. 2006:1461 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Synonym of Parma microlepis Günther 1862. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

australis, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] & Robertson [D. R.] 1974:158, Pl. 3 [Records of the Australian Museum v. 29 (no. 4); ref. 7488] Outer reef off eastern side of One Tree Island Reef, Capricorn Group, Great Barrier Reef, 23°30'S, 152°05'E, depth 16 meters. Holotype: AMS I.16592-001. Paratypes: AMS IA.6758 (1), I.15622-007 (1), I.15625-007 (8), I.15637-010 (10), I.15679-005 (2), I.16524-002 (1), I.16592-002 (6), I.16593-001 (1); BPBM 13607 (3). •Valid as Pomacentrus australis Allen & Robertson 1974 -- (Randall et al. 1990:276 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:249 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:244 [ref. 23929], Kuiter 1997:260 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:276 [ref. 25919], Johnson 1999:741 [ref. 25471], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132] dated 1973, Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247] dated 1973, Allen et al. 2006:1464 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus australis Allen & Robertson 1974. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Australia. Habitat: marine.

axillaris, Dascyllus Smith [J. L. B.] 1935:205, Pl. 22 (fig. D) [Records of the Albany Museum Grahamstown v. 4; ref. 4066] Great Fish Point, South Africa, western Indian Ocean. Holotype (unique): SAIAB [formerly RUSI] [ex AMG] 284. •Synonym of Dascyllus trimaculatus (Rüppell 1829) -- (Allen 1986:677 [ref. 5631], Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Dascyllus trimaculatus (Rüppell 1829). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

axillaris, Heliases Bennett [E. T.] 1831:128 [Proceedings of the Committee of Science and Correspondence of the Zoological Society of London 1830-31 (pt 1); ref. 16794] Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean. No type in BMNH, probably lost. •Valid as Chromis axillaris (Bennett 1831) -- (Bruner & Arnam 1979:57 [ref. 8844], Dor 1984:181 [ref. 29757], Allen 1986:673 [ref. 5631], Allen 1991:238 [ref. 19344], Collette & Parin 1991:15 [ref. 19110], Goren & Dor 1994:49 [ref. 25356], Fricke 1999:370 [ref. 24106], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Allen & Erdmann 2009:133 [ref. 30466], Fricke et al. 2009:78 [ref. 30213], Quéro et al. 2010:326 [ref. 30746]). Current status: Valid as Chromis axillaris (Bennett 1831). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, western Indian Ocean: East Africa to Réunion and Mauritius (western Mascarenes), and Walters Shoals. Habitat: marine.

azurelineatus, Chromis Fowler [H. W.] & Bean [B. A.] 1928:57, Pl. 5 [Bulletin of the United States National Museum No. 100, v. 7; ref. 1475] Port Uson, west of Pinas Island, Philippines. Holotype: USNM 89957. Paratypes: ANSP 80317 (3); USNM 96398-99 (10, 5), 96424-25 (6, 1). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:145 [ref. 13621]. •Valid as Amblyglyphidodon azurelineatus (Fowler & Bean 1928) -- (Allen 1991:235 [ref. 19344], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132]). •Valid as Altrichthys azurelineatus (Fowler & Bean 1928) -- (Allen 1999:23 [ref. 24277], Allen 2000:107 [ref. 25868], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Allen & Erdmann 2012:566 [ref. 31980], Bernardi et al. 2017:48 [ref. 35314]). Current status: Valid as Altrichthys azurelineatus (Fowler & Bean 1928). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Philippines. Habitat: marine.

azuremaculatus, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] 1991:141, 225, Fig. [Damselfishes of the world; ref. 19344] 5 kilometers southeast of Phuket, off Ko Hi, Phuket Island, Thailand, 7°45'N, 98°22'E, depth 5-15 meters. Holotype: PMBC 4684. Paratypes: BMNH 1987.6.30.7-8 (2), BPBM 31802 (1), USNM 288344 (14), WAM P.26506-004 (3). Type catalog: Nateewanthana 1990:71 [ref. 20165] prior to the original description, Hutchins & Smith 1991:31 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:33 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Pomacentrus azuremaculatus Allen 1991 -- (Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Shibukawa 2009:212 [ref. 30449], Allen & Erdmann 2012:613 [ref. 31980]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus azuremaculatus Allen 1991. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indian Ocean: India and Andaman Sea to Java (Indonesia). Habitat: marine.

azurepunctatus, Abudefduf Fowler [H. W.] & Bean [B. A.] 1928:149 [Bulletin of the United States National Museum No. 100, v. 7; ref. 1475] Romblon Harbor, Philippines. Holotype: USNM 89963. Paratypes: (19) ANSP 85288 (4), USNM 95277-318 (total 83 spec.). Additional material: (82). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:145 [ref. 13621]. •Synonym of Chrysiptera oxycephala (Bleeker 1877) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344], Kottelat 2013:377 [ref. 32989], Allen et al. 2015:68 [ref. 34110]). Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera oxycephala (Bleeker 1877). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

azureus, Glyphisodon Cuvier [G.] (ex Quoy & Gaimard) in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:479 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Timor Island, southern Malay Archipelago; Tonga. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-8365 (1) Timor, 0000-8366 (1) Tonga. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:9 [ref. 20862] but as holotype and paratype. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

azurissimus, Microspathodon Jordan [D. S.] & Starks [E. C.] in Jordan 1895:478, Pl. 44 [Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences (Series 2) v. 5; ref. 2394] Venados Islands, near Mazatlán, Sinaloa, western Mexico. Syntypes: CAS-SU 2895 (1), 11610 (1, missing), 11636 (1, missing). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:83 [ref. 12291]. •Synonym of Microspathodon dorsalis (Gill 1862) -- (Allen 1991:245 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Microspathodon dorsalis (Gill 1862). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

azysron, Pomacentrus (Pomacentrus) Bleeker [P.] 1877:50 [Natuurkundige Verhandelingen van de Hollandsche Maatschappij der Wetenschappen te Haarlem (Ser. 3) v. 2 (no. 6); ref. 454] 7 miles west of Honiara, Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands, western Pacific, depth 1-2 meters [original locality Ambon Island]. Neotype: BPBM 39695. Also appeared in Bleeker 1877: Pl. 410 [ref. 6835]. Neotype designated by Randall & Allen 2005:74 [ref. 28408]. •Valid as Neopomacentrus azysron (Bleeker 1877) -- (Allen & Swainston 1988:102 [ref. 25477], Randall et al. 1990:270 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:246 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:238 [ref. 23929], Allen 1997:160 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:270 [ref. 25919], Anderson et al. 1998:25 [ref. 23611], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Randall & Allen 2005:74 [ref. 28408], Randall et al. 2005:92 [ref. 28734], Allen et al. 2006:1459 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2012:606 [ref. 31980], Larson et al. 2013:171 [ref. 32988], Fricke et al. 2014:120 [ref. 33932], Fowler et al. 2017:[4] 2252 [ref. 36358], Fricke et al. 2019:217 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Neopomacentrus azysron (Bleeker 1877). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Java (Indonesia) and South China Sea east to Palau, New Ireland (Papua New Guinea) and Vanuatu, north to Taiwan, south to southern New South Wales (Australia) and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

baenschi, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] 1991:141, 226, Fig. [Damselfishes of the world; ref. 19344] Kisiti Reef off Shimoni, Kenya, 4°43'S, 39°22'E, depth 1-3 meters. Holotype: WAM P.26515-008. Paratypes: BPBM 17614 (1); USNM 288346 (1), 288350 (5). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:31 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:33 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Pomacentrus baenschi Allen 1991 -- (Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Fricke et al. 2018:272 [ref. 35805], Frable & Tea 2019:328 [ref. 36783]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus baenschi Allen 1991. Pomacentridae. Distribution: East Africa to Comoros and Madagascar. Habitat: marine.

bairdii, Pomacentrus Gill [T. N.] 1862:149 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 14 (nos 3-4); ref. 1662] Cape San Lucas, Baja California, Mexico. Syntypes: (orig. 2) ?BMNH 1862.5.21.16 [ex USNM] (1), USNM 3656 (orig. 4, now 2). •Valid as Microspathodon bairdii (Gill 1862) -- (Allen 1991:245 [ref. 19344], Allen & Robertson 1994:188 [ref. 22193], Schneider & Krupp in Fischer et al. 1995:1401 [ref. 22830], Grove & Lavenberg 1997:476 [ref. 24023] as bairdi, Thomson et al. 2000:165 [ref. 25640], Nelson et al. 2004:154 [ref. 27807], McCosker & Rosenblatt 2010:193 [ref. 30957], Page et al. 2013:159 [ref. 32708], Galván-Villa et al. 2016:147 [ref. 34871], Fourriére et al. 2016:447 [ref. 34668], Del Moral-Flores et al. 2016:610 [ref. 34923]). Current status: Valid as Microspathodon bairdii (Gill 1862). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Pacific. Habitat: marine.

baldwini, Stegastes Allen [G. R.] & Woods [L. P.] 1980:183, Fig. 7 [Records of the Western Australian Museum v. 8 (pt 2); ref. 6919] Clipperton Island, about 10°18'N, 109°13'W, about 0-1.5 kilometers north of wreck on east side of island, eastern Pacific. Holotype: USNM 114944. Paratypes: ANSP 75182 (181), BMNH 1957.1.21.1-10 (10), CAS 20715 (137), FMNH 61882 (54), CAS-SU 49169 [ex W56-241] (93), USNM 114945 (38 or 37), WAM P.25547-001 [ex ANSP 75182] (10). Type catalog: Ibarra & Stewart 1987:81 [ref. 12367], Hutchins & Smith 1991:31 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:34 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Stegastes baldwini Allen & Woods 1980 -- (Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344], Allen & Robertson 1994:190, 303 [ref. 22193], Schneider & Krupp in Fischer et al. 1995:1403 [ref. 22830], Béarez & Séret 2009:150 [ref. 36646]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes baldwini Allen & Woods 1980. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Pacific: Clipperton Island endemic. Habitat: marine.

balinensis, Glyphisodon Bleeker [P.] 1849:9 [Verhandelingen van het Bataviaasch Genootschap van Kunsten en Wetenschappen. v. 22 [7]; ref. 321] Boleling, northern Bali, Indonesia. Original genus spelling as Glijphisodon. •Synonym of Chrysiptera biocellata (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera biocellata (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

bami, Chromis Randall [J. E.] & McCosker [J. E.] 1992:334, Figs. 3-4 [Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences v. 47 (no. 12); ref. 19766] About 1 kilometer north of Duddie's Cocknuts, Bounty Bay, Pitcairn Island, depth 30.5-36.5 meters. Holotype: CAS 75992. Paratypes: AMS I.31223-001 (2); BMNH 1991.5.20.2-3 (2); BPBM 12782 (2), 13683 (1), 13695 (2), 16524 (5), 16687 (9); CAS 63215 (7); NSMT-P 34680 (3); USNM 316515 (3). •Valid as Chromis bami Randall & McCosker 1992 -- (Randall 1999:19 [ref. 25829], Randall 2001:99 [ref. 25124], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:355 [ref. 28239]). Current status: Valid as Chromis bami Randall & McCosker 1992. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Oceania. Habitat: marine.

bandanensis, Glyphisodon Bleeker [P.] 1851:248 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 2 (no. 2); ref. 331] Banda Neira, Banda Islands, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): RMNH 27456 (1 of 49). •Synonym of Chromis viridis (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:241 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis viridis (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

bankanensis, Pomacentrus Bleeker [P.] 1854:513 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 5 (no. 3); ref. 5965] Bangka, Indonesia. Holotype: RMNH 27436 [ex RMNH 6468] (1 of 7). Based on Pomacentrus taeniops of Bleeker (not of Cuvier). •Valid as Pomacentrus bankanensis Bleeker 1854 -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:196 [ref. 6441], Randall et al. 1990:276 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:249 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:246 [ref. 23929], Kuiter 1997:262 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:276 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:185 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:945 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:324 [ref. 25191], Allen 2000:110 [ref. 25868], Sakai et al. 2001:102 [ref. 25693], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:945 [ref. 26193], Youn 2002:364, 634 [ref. 26218], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:139 [ref. 27510], Randall et al. 2004:21 [ref. 27624], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Randall 2005:378 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1464 [ref. 29090], Motomura et al. 2010:156 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:613 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:122 [ref. 33932], Koeda et al. 2016:12 [ref. 35354], Fowler et al. 2017:[5] 2253 [ref. 36358], Fricke et al. 2019:219 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus bankanensis Bleeker 1854. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Christmas Island, Indonesia and South China Sea east to Yap (Micronesia) and Fiji, north to Ryukyu Islands, south to southern New South Wales (Australia). Habitat: marine.

bankieri, Glyphisodon Richardson [J.] 1846:253 [Report of the British Association for the Advancement of Science 15th meeting [1845]; ref. 3742] Hong Kong, China Seas. Syntypes: BMNH 1848.3.19.113-114 (2?). •Valid as Neopomacentrus bankieri (Richardson 1846) -- (Randall et al. 1990:271 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:246 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:239 [ref. 23929], Kuiter 1997:262 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:271 [ref. 25919], Johnson 1999:741 [ref. 25471], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Sadovy & Cornish 2000:196 [ref. 25480], Allen 2000:110 [ref. 25868], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Fricke & Kulbicki 2006:340 [ref. 28867], Allen et al. 2006:1459 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2012:606 [ref. 31980], Allen et al. 2017:9 [ref. 35693] and as aff. bankieri, Imamura in Kimura et al. 2018:216 [ref. 36460], Fricke et al. 2019:217 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Neopomacentrus bankieri (Richardson 1846). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Indonesia east to New Ireland (Papua New Guinea), north to southern China, south to northern Australia. Habitat: marine.

barberi, Amphiprion Allen [G. R.], Drew [J. A.] & Kaufman [L.] 2008:107, Figs. 1--4 [aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology v. 14 (3); ref. 29750] Namena Island, approximately 17°07'S, 179°04'E, Lomaiviti Group, Fiji, depth 5-12 meters. Holotype: WAM P.32261-001. Paratypes: Many at BPBM, USNM, WAM. •Valid as Amphiprion barberi Allen, Drew & Kaufman 2008. Current status: Valid as Amphiprion barberi Allen, Drew & Kaufman 2008. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Fiji, Tonga and Samoa. Habitat: marine.

barffi, Abudefduf Curtiss [A.] 1938:116 [A short zoology of Tahiti in the Society islands; ref. 18057] Lagoon near Tautira, Tahiti, Society Islands. No types known. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

batjanensis, Glyphisodon Bleeker [P.] 1855:373 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 7 (no. 3); ref. 16937] Batjan, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): ? RMNH whereabouts unknown. Bleeker specimens: ?BMNH 1862.2.28.32 (1). •Synonym of Hemiglyphidodon plagiometopon (Bleeker 1852) -- (Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344] as plagiometapon, Kottelat 2013:377 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Hemiglyphidodon plagiometopon (Bleeker 1852). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

batunai, Amblyglyphidodon Allen [G. R.] 1995:86, Fig. 1 [Revue française d'Aquariologie Herpétologie v. 21 (nos 3-4) (1994); ref. 21616] Lagoon next to shore, south side of Bunaken Island, Manado Bay, northern Sulawesi, about 1°42'N, 124°57'E, depth 5-6 meters. Holotype: NCIP 6132. Paratypes: NCIP 6133 (1); USNM 332339 (6); WAM P.25248-004 (1), P.30152-001 (3), P.30812-002 (1). Type catalog: Moore et al. 2008:30 [ref. 30117]. In honor of Hanny and Ineke Batuna, therefore should be spelled batunaorum. •Valid as Amblyglyphidodon batunaorum Allen 1995 (often seen as batunai) -- (Allen 1997:164 [ref. 23977], Anderson et al. 1998:25 [ref. 23611], Allen 2000:107 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Allen & Randall 2002:144 [ref. 26191], Allen & Adrim 2003:44 [ref. 26830], Allen et al. 2006:1442 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2012:567 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2019:205 [ref. 36673] as batunai). Current status: Valid as Amblyglyphidodon batunaorum Allen 1995. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Malaysia and Indonesia east to Palau, Yap and New Ireland (Papua New Guinea), south to northwestern Australia and Solomon Islands. Habitat: marine.

beauforti, Pomacentrus Fowler [H. W.] & Bean [B. A.] 1928:115, Pl. 13 [Bulletin of the United States National Museum No. 100, v. 7; ref. 1475] Catbalogan, Samar Island, Philippines. Holotype: USNM 89962. Paratypes: (109) ANSP 80291 (1), 80318 (4); BPBM 10558 [ex ANSP 80318 and USNM 97911] (1); USNM 97208-12 (1, 4, 4, 98, 3). Additional material (14). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:145 [ref. 13621]. •Synonym of Amblypomacentrus breviceps (Schlegel & Müller 1840) -- (Allen 1991:236 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Amblypomacentrus breviceps (Schlegel & Müller 1840). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

beebei, Eupomacentrus Nichols [J. T.] 1924:63 [Zoologica, Scientific Contributions of the New York Zoological Society v. 5 (no. 4); ref. 15460] Eden, Indefatigable [Santa Cruz] Island, Galápagos Islands. Holotype (unique): AMNH 8270 [ex NYZS]. Type catalog: Mead 1958:132 [ref. 20648]. •Synonym of Stegastes leucorus (Gilbert 1892) -- (Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344]). •Synonym of Stegastes leucorus (Gilbert 1892), but a valid subspecies -- (Allen & Woods 1980:182 [ref. 6919], Allen & Robertson 1994:191 [ref. 22193], Thomson et al. 2000:159 [ref. 25640]). •Valid as Stegastes beebei (Nichols 1924) -- (Schneider & Krupp in Fischer et al. 1995:1403 [ref. 22830], Grove & Lavenberg 1997:483 [ref. 24023], McCosker & Rosenblatt 2010:193 [ref. 30957]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes beebei (Nichols 1924). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Pacific. Habitat: marine.

behnii, Glyphisodon Bleeker [P.] 1847:25 [Verhandelingen van het Bataviaasch Genootschap van Kunsten en Wetenschappen. v. 21 (art. 3); ref. 16878] Jakarta, Java, Indonesia. Syntypes: BMNH 1862.2.28.17 (1), RMNH 6494 (1). Also in Bleeker 1847:156 [ref. 314]. •Synonym of Neoglyphidodon nigroris (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:246 [ref. 19344], Myers 1999:183 [ref. 23965], Randall 2005:372 [ref. 28239]). Current status: Synonym of Neoglyphidodon nigroris (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

bellipictus, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.], Erdmann [M. V.] & Hidayat [N. I.] 2018:4, Figs. 2-3, 4A [Journal of the Ocean Science Foundation v. 30; ref. 35949] Indonesia, West Papua Province, Kokas District, off Arguni Island, Furum Islet, 2.6425°S, 132.5227°E, depth 1.5-2 meters. Holotype: MZB 24596. Paratypes: MZB, USNM, WAM. •Valid as Pomacentrus bellipictus Allen, Erdmann & Hidayat 2018 -- (Frable & Tea 2019:328 [ref. 36783]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus bellipictus Allen, Erdmann & Hidayat 2018. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Kokas, West Papua (Indonesia). Habitat: marine.

bengalensis, Chaetodon Bloch [M. E.] 1787:110, Pl. 213 (fig. 2) [Naturgeschichte der ausländischen Fische v. 3; ref. 468] Bengal [Bay of Bengal], India. Syntypes: ZMB 2722 (2), ?8771 (dry). On p. 82 of Bloch's Ichthyologie, v. 6 [ref. 21381]. •Valid as Abudefduf bengalensis (Bloch 1787) -- (Dor 1984:178 [ref. 29757], Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:197 [ref. 6441], Allen & Swainston 1988:102 [ref. 25477], Randall et al. 1990:248 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:234 [ref. 23929], Francis 1993:163 [ref. 25479], Goren & Dor 1994:49 [ref. 25356], Mohsin & Ambak 1996:465 [ref. 27969], Allen 1997:160 [ref. 23977], Larson & Williams 1997:363 [ref. 23967], Randall et al. 1997:248 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:180 [ref. 23965], Johnson 1999:740 [ref. 25471], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:935 [ref. 25182], Sadovy & Cornish 2000:188 [ref. 25480], Allen 2000:107 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:935 [ref. 26193], Youn 2002:363, 632 [ref. 26218], Allen & Adrim 2003:44 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:127 [ref. 27510], Allen et al. 2006:1440 [ref. 29090], Shibukawa 2009:200 [ref. 30449], Motomura et al. 2010:145 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:562 [ref. 31980], Larson et al. 2013:168 [ref. 32988], Kottelat 2013:376 [ref. 32989], Psomadakis et al. 2015:297 [ref. 34104], Shibukawa in Kimura et al. 2018:214 [ref. 36460], Hoschke et al. 2019:157 [ref. 36626]). Current status: Valid as Abudefduf bengalensis (Bloch 1787). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Pakistan and India east to Philippines and Papua New Guinea, north to southern Japan, south to Rottnest Island (Western Australia) and Port Macquarie (New South Wales, Australia). Habitat: brackish, marine.

bermudae, Chromis Nichols [J. T.] 1920:60 [Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington v. 33; ref. 3173] Bermuda. Holotype: AMNH 7317. Paratypes: AMNH 7318 (3). •Synonym of Chromis flavicauda (Günther 1880) -- (Smith-Vaniz & Emery 1980:205 [ref. 22802], Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344], Moura 1995:94 [ref. 21617], Smith-Vaniz et al. 1999:284 [ref. 25013]). •Valid as Chromis bermudae Nichols 1920 -- (Smith-Vaniz & Collette 2013:179 [ref. 32953]). Current status: Valid as Chromis bermudae Nichols 1920. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Atlantic: Bermuda. Habitat: marine.

biaculeatus, Chaetodon Bloch [M. E.] 1790:11, Pl. 219 (fig. 2) [Naturgeschichte der ausländischen Fische v. 4; ref. 469] East Indies. On p. 7 of Bloch's Ichthyologie, v. 7 [ref. 21381]. •Valid as Premnas biaculeatus (Bloch 1790) -- (Randall et al. 1990:282 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:252 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:164 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:266 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:282 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:176 [ref. 23965], Allen 2000:111 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:38 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3356 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:143 [ref. 27510], Allen et al. 2006:1468 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2012:6276 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:125 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:221 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Premnas biaculeatus (Bloch 1790). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Andaman Sea and Indonesia east to Philippines, New Ireland (Papua New Guinea) and Vanuatu, north to Sabah (Malaysia), south to Queensland (Australia). Habitat: marine.

bicinctus, Amphiprion Rüppell [W. P. E. S.] 1830:139, Pl. 35 (fig. 1) [Atlas zu der Reise im nördlichen Africa. Fische des Rothen Meeres; ref. 3843] El-Tor, Sinai coast, Egypt, Gulf of Suez, Red Sea, or Massawa, Eritrea, Red Sea. Lectotype: SMF 1460. Paralectotypes: ?BMNH 1845.10.29.89, ?1860.11.9.78-79; SMF 2716 (1), 4934 (1), 17518 (1, skeleton). Lectotype established by Dor 1984:180 [ref. 29757] if not designated earlier. •Valid as Amphiprion bicinctus Rüppell 1830 -- (Dor 1984:180 [ref. 29757], Allen 1991:236 [ref. 19344], Goren & Dor 1994:49 [ref. 25356], Astakhov 1996:843 [ref. 24669], Chen et al. 1997:143 [ref. 26476] dated 1801, Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Bogorodsky & Randall 2018:[16] 254 [ref. 36492], Golani & Fricke 2018:113 [ref. 36273], Zajonz et al. 2019:85 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Amphiprion bicinctus Rüppell 1830. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, western Indian Ocean: Socotra, Chagos Archipelago. Habitat: marine.

bicolor, Amphiprion Castelnau [F. L.] 1873:92 [Proceedings of the Zoological and Acclimatisation Society of Victoria, Melbourne v. 2; ref. 758] Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia. Holotype (unique): MNHN A-0705. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:4 [ref. 20862]. •Synonym of Amphiprion ocellaris Cuvier 1830 -- (Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344], Larson & Williams 1997:363 [ref. 23967], Allen et al. 2006:1445 [ref. 29090], Larson et al. 2013:170 [ref. 32988]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion ocellaris Cuvier 1830. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

bicolor, Gliphidodon Macleay [W.] 1882:365 [Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales v. 7 (pt 3); ref. 17585] New Guinea. Holotype (unique): MAMU (whereabouts unknown). •Status uncertain -- (Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344]). •In the synonymy of Chromis nitida (Whitley 1928) -- (Randall 2005:359 [ref. 28239]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis nitida (Whitley 1928). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

bicolor, Heliastes Rochebrune [A. T. de] 1880:166 [Bulletin de la Société philomathique de Paris (7th Série) v. 4; ref. 3790] Casamance River, Senegal. No types known. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:34 [ref. 20862] with Sauvage as author. Original genus should have been Heliases. •Synonym of Chromis chromis (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Monod 1973:424 [ref. 7193]). •Valid as Chromis bicolor (Rochebrune 1880) -- (Lloris & Rucabado 1990:845 [ref. 15959]). •Questionably a synonym of Abudefduf hoefleri (Steindachner 1881) -- (Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Uncertain as Abudefduf hoefleri (Steindachner 1881). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

bicolor, Parma Allen [G. R.] & Larson [H. K.] 1979:12, Figs. 1, 3, 4 [Revue française d'Aquariologie Herpétologie v. 6 (no. 1); ref. 8853] Mondrain Island, Recherche Archipelago, Western Australia, about 34°07'S, 122°15'E, depth 10-20 meters. Holotype: WAM P.26045-001. Paratypes: AMS I.20701-001 [ex AMS I.20221] (1); WAM P.25468-001 (1), P.25762-005 (1), P.26045-002 (1), P.26046-001 [not P.26046-007] (1). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:30 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:32 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Parma bicolor Allen & Larson 1979 -- (Allen 1987:265 [ref. 6250], Allen 1991:247 [ref. 19344], Gomon et al. 1994:671 [ref. 22532], Kuiter 1997:250 [ref. 25488], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Allen et al. 2006:1460 [ref. 29090], Allen & Gomon 2008:636 [ref. 30653], Hoschke et al. 2019:157 [ref. 36626]). Current status: Valid as Parma bicolor Allen & Larson 1979. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southeastern Indian Ocean: Rottnest Island to Recherhce Archipelago (Western Australia endemic). Habitat: marine.

bifasciata, Perca Walbaum [J. J.] 1792:352 [Petri Artedi sueci genera piscium Part 3; ref. 4572] No locality stated. No types known. •Synonym of Amphiprion polymnus (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Parenti 2003:497 [ref. 27322]) Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion polymnus (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

bifasciatus, Anthias Bloch [M. E.] 1792:108, Pl. 316 (fig. 2) [Naturgeschichte der ausländischen Fische v. 6; ref. 470] Ambon Island, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Lectotype: ZMB 2768. Paralectotypes: ZMB (1, lost). Type catalog: Paepke 1999:119 [ref. 24282]. On p. 89 of Bloch's Ichthyologie, v. 9 [ref. 21381]. Lectotype selected by Paepke 1999:119 [ref. 24282]. •Synonym of Amphiprion polymnus (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion polymnus (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

bifasciatus, Pomacentrus Bleeker [P.] 1854:330 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 6 (no. 2); ref. 343] Larantuka, Flores Island, Lesser Sunda Islands, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): RMNH 6457 (possibly 1 of 3). Bleeker specimens: BMNH 1862.2.28.108 (1), NMV 45935-36 (2). •Synonym of Dischistodus perspicillatus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344], Kottelat 2013:377 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Dischistodus perspicillatus (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

bilineatus, Pomacentrus Castelnau [F. L.] 1873:89 [Proceedings of the Zoological and Acclimatisation Society of Victoria, Melbourne v. 2; ref. 758] Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia. Syntypes: MNHN (2, not found). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:35 [ref. 20862]. •Synonym of Pomacentrus tripunctatus Cuvier 1830 -- (Allen 1991:251 [ref. 19344], Larson & Williams 1997:364 [ref. 23967], Allen et al. 2006:1467 [ref. 29090], Kottelat 2013:379 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus tripunctatus Cuvier 1830. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

bimaculatus, Chaetodon Desmarest [A. G.] 1826:279, Pl. 47 (fig. 2) [Dictionnaire des sciences Naturelles 1826; ref. 31532] No locality. A misspelling of Chaetodon biaculeatus, not Chaetodon bimaculatus Blochc 1790.. Pomacentridae.

bimaculatus, Dascyllus niger var. Bleeker [P.] 1847:10 [Verhandelingen van het Bataviaasch Genootschap van Kunsten en Wetenschappen. v. 21 (art. 3); ref. 16878] No types known. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

bimaculatus, Gliphidodon Macleay [W.] 1883:271 [Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales v. 8 (pt 2); ref. 17587] Southeastern coast of New Guinea. Holotype (unique): AMS I.9236. •Synonym of Chromis amboinensis (Bleeker 1871) -- (Allen 1991:238 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis amboinensis (Bleeker 1871). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

biniar, Glyphisodon Montrouzier [X.] 1857:477 [199] [Annales de la Société d'Agriculture, Histoire Naturelle et Arts Utiles de Lyon (sér. 2) v. 8 (1856); ref. 17789] On p. 199 of reprint. Not available, manuscript name mentioned in passing in synonymy under Glyphisodon waigiensis?; from Woodlark I., South Pacific. •In the synonymy of Abudefduf saxatilis (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Lloris & Rucabado 1990:844 [ref. 15959]). •In the synonymy of Abudefduf vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Allen 1991:235 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Abudefduf vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae.

bintanensis, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] 1999:103, Figs. 5B, 6 [Revue française d'Aquariologie Herpétologie v. 25 (nos 3-4) (for 1998); ref. 23870] Off Point Bintan, north coast of Bintan Island, Riau Islands, Indonesia, 1°11.21'N, 104°27.38'E, depth 6 meters. Holotype: NCIP 6153. Paratypes: WAM P.31381-001 [not 30956-001] (3). Type catalog: Moore et al. 2008:33 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Pomacentrus bintanensis Allen 1999 -- (Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132] with genus as Pomacentrur, Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Allen & Erdmann 2009:124 [ref. 30681], Allen et al. 2011:41 [ref. 31134], Allen & Erdmann 2012:613 [ref. 31980]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus bintanensis Allen 1999. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Indonesia. Habitat: marine.

biocellatus, Glyphisodon Quoy [J. R. C.] & Gaimard [J. P.] 1825:389 [Voyage autour du monde; ref. 3574] Guam, Mariana Islands, western Pacific. Holotype: MNHN 0000-8361. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:9 [ref. 20862]. •Synonym of Chrysiptera unimaculata (Cuvier 1830) -- (Dor 1984:183 [ref. 29757]). •Valid as Chrysiptera biocellata (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:198 [ref. 6441], Winterbottom et al. 1989:46 [ref. 13251], Randall et al. 1990:262 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:162 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:262 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:181 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:938 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:320 [ref. 25191], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132] dated 1824, Nakabo 2002:938 [ref. 26193], Allen & Bailey 2002:42 [ref. 26525] dated 1824, Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830] dated 1824, Myers & Donaldson 2003:632 [ref. 27495], Lobel & Lobel 2004:73 [ref. 27576] dated 1824, Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:363 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1452 [ref. 29090], Shibukawa 2009:207 [ref. 30449], Motomura et al. 2010:151 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:588 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:117 [ref. 33932], Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797], Koeda et al. 2016:68 [ref. 35333], Fowler et al. 2017:[4] 2252 [ref. 36358], Fricke et al. 2018:266 [ref. 35805], Arndt & Fricke 2019:26 [ref. 36883], Fricke et al. 2019:212 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera biocellata (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: East Africa, Madagascar and Mauritius east to Caroline Islands and Samoa, north to Ryukyu Islands, south to Jervis Bay (A.C.T., Australia). Habitat: marine.

biocellatus, Pomacentrus Rüppell [W. P. E. S.] 1838:127, Pl. 31 (fig. 3) [Neue Wirbelthiere zu der Fauna von Abyssinien gehörig. Fische des Rothen Meeres; ref. 3844] Massawa, Eritrea, Red Sea. Syntypes: SMF 1596 (4). •Synonym of Pomacentrus trilineatus Cuvier 1830 -- (Dor 1984:187 [ref. 29757], Allen 1991:251 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus trilineatus Cuvier 1830. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

bipunctatus, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] & Randall [J. E.] 2004:77, Figs. 1-4 [aqua, Journal of Ichthyology and Aquatic Biology v. 9 (no. 2); ref. 28268] Truk Lagoon, 7°15'N, 152°02'E, north of Fefan Island, Caroline Islands, Micronedia, depth 5-6 meters. Holotype: BPBM 39300. Paratypes: BPBM 17967 (2), 28006 (7), 29259 (6); CAS 220647 (3); MNHN 2004-2984 (1); USNM 380165 (2); WAM P.32354-001 (3). Type catalog: Moore et al. 2008:33 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Pomacentrus bipunctatus Allen & Randall 2004. Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus bipunctatus Allen & Randall 2004. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific. Habitat: marine.

bitaeniatus, Chromis Fowler [H. W.] & Bean [B. A.] 1928:56, Pl. 6 [Bulletin of the United States National Museum No. 100, v. 7; ref. 1475] Maricaban Island, Philippines. Holotype: USNM 89956. •Synonym of Neoglyphidodon nigroris (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:246 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Neoglyphidodon nigroris (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

bleekeri, Abudefduf Fowler [H. W.] & Bean [B. A.] 1928:165, Pl. 15 [Bulletin of the United States National Museum No. 100, v. 7; ref. 1475] Jolo Light, Philippines, Albatross station 5145. Holotype: not determined. Paratypes: (5) ANSP 85278 (1), USNM 93531 (now 3). Additional material: (4). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:145 [ref. 13621]. Holotype identified by the plate. •Valid as Chrysiptera bleekeri (Fowler & Bean 1928) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Allen & Bailey 2002:42 [ref. 26525], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Allen & Erdmann 2012:588 [ref. 31980], Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera bleekeri (Fowler & Bean 1928). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Indonesia and Philippines. Habitat: marine.

blochii, Dascyllus Castelnau [F. L.] 1875:34 [Official Record, containing Introduction, Catalogues, Official Awards of the Commissioners, Report and Recommendations of the Experts, and Essays and Statistics on the Social and Economic Resources of the Colony of Victoria.; ref. 768] Queensland, Australia. •Synonym of Dascyllus aruanus (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Allen 1991:243 [ref. 19344], Allen et al. 2006:1455 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Synonym of Dascyllus aruanus (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

boholensis, Amphiprion Cartier [O.] 1874:96 [Verhandlungen der Physikalisch-medizinischen Gesellschaft zu Würzburg, N. S. v. 5; ref. 17974] Bohol, Philippines. Holotype (unique): whereabouts unknown. •Synonym of Amphiprion clarkii (Bennett 1830) -- (Allen 1991:236 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion clarkii (Bennett 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

bonang, Glyphisodon Bleeker [P.] 1852:582 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 3 (no. 4); ref. 334] Padang, Sumatra, Indonesia. Syntypes: (2) ?BMNH 1862.2.28.30 (1), RMNH 6486 (largest of 5). Kottelat provides a freshwater record from the Andaman Islands. •Valid as Neoglyphidodon bonang (Bleeker 1852) -- (Allen 1991:246 [ref. 19344], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132] dated 1853, Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Allen & Erdmann 2012:602 [ref. 31980]). Current status: Valid as Neoglyphidodon bonang (Bleeker 1852). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Sri Lanka to Sumatra, Java, Bali and Komodo. Habitat: marine.

bowesi, Chromis Arango [B. G.], Pinheiro [H. T.], Rocha [C.], Greene [B. D.], Pyle [R. L.], Copus [J. M.], Shepherd [B.] & Rocha [L. A.] 2019:9, Figs. 3a-c [ZooKeys No. 835; ref. 36621] Dive and Trek, Batangas, Philippines, 13°48'3.52"N, 120°54'38.88"E, depth 120 meters. Holotype: PNM 15359. Paratypes: BPBM, CAS, USNM. •Valid as Chromis bowesi Arango, Pinheiro, Rocha, Greene, Pyle, Copus, Shepherd & Rocha 2019. Current status: Valid as Chromis bowesi Arango, Pinheiro, Rocha, Greene, Pyle, Copus, Shepherd & Rocha 2019. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Verde Island Passage, Philippines to Iou-jima Island, southern Japan. Habitat: marine.

brachialis, Pomacentrus Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:420 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Java, Indonesia. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-8240 (1), RMNH 0936 (1). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:22 [ref. 20862] with MNHN 8240 as holotype. •Valid as Pomacentrus brachialis Cuvier 1830 -- (Randall et al. 1990:276 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:249 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:172 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:276 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:185 [ref. 23965], Johnson 1999:741 [ref. 25471], Allen 2000:110 [ref. 25868], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:140 [ref. 27510], Randall et al. 2004:21 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:378 [ref. 28239], Allen & Randall 2005:101 [ref. 28411], Allen et al. 2006:1464 [ref. 29090] with a holotype, Allen & Erdmann 2012:614 [ref. 31980], Kottelat 2013:378 [ref. 32989], Fricke et al. 2014:122 [ref. 33932], Allen et al. 2017:73 [ref. 35154], Frable & Tea 2019:328 [ref. 36783], Fricke et al. 2019:219 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus brachialis Cuvier 1830. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Indonesia east to Fiji, south to Queensland (Australia) and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

breviceps, Glyphisodon Schlegel [H.] & Müller [S.] 1840:23 [Verhandelingen over de natuurlijke geschiedenis der Nederlandsche overzeesche bezittingen / door de Leden der Natuurkundige Commissie in Indië en andere schrijvers; uitgegeven ... door C. J. Temminck Temminck. Zoologie, No. 2; ref. 18698] Sumatra, Indonesia. Syntypes: RMNH 900 (2) sw. Sumatra, 6542 (1?). •Valid as Amblypomacentrus breviceps (Schlegel & Müller 1840) -- (Randall et al. 1990:252 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:236 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:172 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:262 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:252 [ref. 25919], Allen & Adrim 2000:54 [ref. 25052], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Allen 2000:108 [ref. 25868], Allen & Adrim 2003:44 [ref. 26830], Prokofiev 2004:121 [ref. 28088], Allen et al. 2006:1443 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2012:569 [ref. 31980], Larson et al. 2013:169 [ref. 32988] dated 1830, Fricke et al. 2019:206 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Amblypomacentrus breviceps (Schlegel & Müller 1840). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Maldives, Indonesia, Philippines, Papua New Guinea, northern Australia, Solomon Islands, and Queensland (Australia). Habitat: marine.

brevipinnis, Heptadecanthus De Vis [C. W.] 1885:872 [Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales v. 9 (pt 4); ref. 1091] Queensland Coast, Australia. Holotype (unique): QM I.947. •Synonym of Acanthochromis polyacanthus (Bleeker 1855) -- (Allen 1991:235 [ref. 19344], Allen et al. 2006:1442 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Synonym of Acanthochromis polyacanthus (Bleeker 1855). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

brevirostris, Chromis Pyle [R. L.], Earle [J. L.] & Greene [B. D.] 2008:10, Figs. 2a-2c [Zootaxa No. 1671; ref. 29463] Alet Islet, 7°21'15.44"N, 149°10'47.03"E, Puluwat Atoll, Caroline Islands, western Pacific, depth 100-103 meters. Holotype: BPBM 40804. Paratypes: BMNH 2007.10.31.2 (1); BPBM 37671 (1), 37713 (1), 39993 (1), 40422 (3), 40703 (2); CAS 225756 (2); MNHN 2007-1923 (1); USNM 391137 (4); WAM P.32899-001 (2). •Valid as Chromis brevirostris Pyle, Earle & Greene 2008 -- (Allen & Erdmann 2008:207 [ref. 29960], Allen & Erdmann 2012:578 [ref. 31980]). Current status: Valid as Chromis brevirostris Pyle, Earle & Greene 2008. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Indonesia, Marshall Islands to Fiji, Caroline Islands, and south to Vanuatu. Habitat: marine.

brevirostris, Pomacentrus Poey [F.] 2000:679, Pl. 386 (fig. 6) [Ictiologia Cubana. Posthumous transcription of original unpublished manuscript (1884) by M. Sánchez Roig and F. Gómez de la Maza v. 1-3; ref. 26366] Not available; not explicitly proposed as new [see Art. 16.1 of the Code]. Posthumous publication. Pomacentridae.

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; ref. 16785] South coast of Sri Lanka, Indian Ocean. No types known. •Synonym of Chrysiptera biocellata (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344]). •Valid as Chrysiptera brownriggii (Bennett 1828) -- (Pethiyagoda et al. 1994:43-44 [ref. 21456], Randall et al. 1997:264 [ref. 25919], Anderson et al. 1998:25 [ref. 23611], Myers 1999:181 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Randall & Earle 2000:16 [ref. 25806], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Allen & Bailey 2002:42 [ref. 26525], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830] as brownriggi, Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Myers & Donaldson 2003:632 [ref. 27495], Lobel & Lobel 2004:73 [ref. 27576], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Heemstra et al. 2004:3324 [ref. 27945], Randall 2005:363 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1452 [ref. 29090], Fricke et al. 2009:79 [ref. 30213], Shibukawa 2009:207 [ref. 30449], Motomura et al. 2010:151 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:589 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2013:264 [ref. 32706], Fricke et al. 2014:117 [ref. 33932], Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797], Delrieu-Trottin et al. 2015:7 [ref. 33988], Koeda et al. 2016:68 [ref. 35333], Fowler et al. 2017:[4] 2252 [ref. 36358], Fricke et al. 2018:266 [ref. 35805], Arndt & Fricke 2019:26 [ref. 36883], Zajonz et al. 2019:86 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera brownriggii (Bennett 1828). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indian Ocean: South Africa, East Africa, Socotra, Seychelles, Comoros, Madagascar and Mascarenes east to western Indonesia. Habitat: marine.

brunellus, Labrus Nardo [G. D.] (ex Chiereghini) 1847:col. 123 [Sinonimia moderna delle specie registrate nell' opera intitolata: ...; ref. 17994] Not available, Chiereghini name mentioned in synonymy. Also not available from Ninni 1872:64 [ref. 17995] where Chiereghini manuscript is quoted but name not treated as valid. Pomacentridae.

brunneus, Lepidochromis Smith [J. L. B.] 1960:328, Pl. 32 (fig. B) [Ichthyological Bulletin, Department of Ichthyology, Rhodes University No. 19; ref. 11949] Baixo Pinda, Mozambique, western Indian Ocean. Holotype: SAIAB [formerly RUSI] 289. Paratypes: (numerous) not researched. •Synonym of Chromis lepidolepis Bleeker 1877 -- (Allen 1986:674 [ref. 5631], Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344], Randall 2005:358 [ref. 28239]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis lepidolepis Bleeker 1877. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

burroughi, Pomacentrus Fowler [H. W.] 1918:48, Fig. 19 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 70; ref. 1396] Philippines. Holotype: ANSP 47526. Paratypes: ANSP 47527 (1). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:145 [ref. 13621]. •Valid as Pomacentrus burroughi Fowler 1918 -- (Allen 1991:249 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:172 [ref. 23977], Myers 1999:185 [ref. 23965], Allen 2000:110 [ref. 25868], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Allen & Erdmann 2009:124 [ref. 30681], Allen et al. 2011:41 [ref. 31134], Allen & Erdmann 2012:614 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:122 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:219 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus burroughi Fowler 1918. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Indonesia east to Philippines and Fiji. Habitat: marine.

burtjonesi, Chrysiptera Allen [G. R.], Erdmann [M. V.] & Cahyani [N. K. D.] 2017:13, Figs. 2-4, 5A, 6A [Journal of the Ocean Science Foundation v. 28; ref. 35595] Solomon Islands, Florida Group, Nggela Island, Avi Avi, 09°07.308'S, 160°12.832'E, depth 2-8 meters. Holotype: WAM P.34622-001. Paratypes: USNM, WAM. •Valid as Chrysiptera burtjonesi Allen, Erdmann & Cahyani 2017 -- (Allen et al. 2018:83 [ref. 36316]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera burtjonesi Allen, Erdmann & Cahyani 2017. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Solomon Islands. Habitat: marine.

cadenati, Chromis Whitley [G. P.] 1951:66 [Proceedings of the Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales v. for 1949-50; ref. 4711] Replacement name for Chromis lineatus Cadenat 1949, preoccupied by Chromis lineatus Fowler & Bean 1928. •Incorrectly as synonym of Chromis lineata Cadenat 1949 -- (Lloris & Rucabado 1990:848 [ref. 15959]). •Valid as Chromis cadenati Whitley 1951 -- (Edwards 1986:195 [ref. 9152], Allen 1991:238 [ref. 19344], Edwards in Carpenter & De Angelis 2016:2720 [ref. 34618]). Current status: Valid as Chromis cadenati Whitley 1951. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Atlantic. Habitat: marine.

caeruleolineatus, Abudefduf Allen [G. R.] 1973:35, Fig. 2 [Australian Zoologist v. 18 (pt 1); ref. 95] Outer reef slope off middle of Kranket Island, about 1.5 nautical miles north of Madang, New Guinea, 5°12'S, 145°50'52"E, depth 40 meters. Holotype: USNM 207941. Paratypes: AMS I.16480-001 (2), BMNH 1972.8.14.4-5 (2), BPBM 13227 (2), MNHN 1972-0087 (2), USNM 207942 (1). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:3 [ref. 20862]. •Valid as Chrysiptera caeruleolineata (Allen 1973) -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:199 [ref. 6441], Randall et al. 1990:263 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344], Randall et al. 1997:263 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:181 [ref. 23965], Nakabo 2000:936 [ref. 25182], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132] as caruleolineata, Nakabo 2002:936 [ref. 26193], Allen & Bailey 2002:42 [ref. 26525], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Myers & Donaldson 2003:632 [ref. 27495], Randall 2005:364 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1453 [ref. 29090], Motomura et al. 2010:151 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:589 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:117 [ref. 33932], Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera caeruleolineata (Allen 1973). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Indonesia, Philippines, Papua New Guinea, Western Australia to Fiji and Samoa, Micronesia and north to Ryukyu Islands. Habitat: marine.

caeruleoluteus, Pomacentrus Liénard [F.] in Sauvage 1891:430 [Histoire physique, naturelle et politique de Madagascar; ref. 14503] Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean. No types known. Based on 'Pomacentre bleu et jaune' of Liénard 1836:53 [ref. 30336]; description quoted from Liénard. •Synonym of Pomacentrus caeruleus Quoy & Gaimard 1825 -- (Fricke 1999:383 [ref. 24106]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus caeruleus Quoy & Gaimard 1825. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

caeruleomaculatus, Oliglyphisodon Fowler [H. W.] 1946:158, Figs. 27-28 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 98; ref. 1456] Aguni Shima, Ryukyu Islands, Japan. Holotype: ANSP 72039. Paratypes: ANSP 72040 (1, missing). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:145 [ref. 13621]. Originally as caeruleo-maculatus. •Synonym of Plectroglyphidodon imparipennis (Vaillant & Sauvage 1875) -- (Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Plectroglyphidodon imparipennis (Vaillant & Sauvage 1875). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

caeruleopunctatus, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] 2002:49, Figs. 4-6 [aqua, Journal of Ichthyology and Aquatic Biology v. 6 (no. 2); ref. 26516] Marie Bank, Mitsio Islands, northwestern Madagascar, 12°56.09'S, 48°32.28'E, depth 7-10 meters. Holotype: WAM P.32015-002. Paratypes: WAM P.32015-003 (3). Type catalog: Moore et al. 2008:34 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Pomacentrus caeruleopunctatus Allen 2002 -- (Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Fricke et al. 2018:273 [ref. 35805], Bourjon et al. 2019:60 [ref. 36582]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus caeruleopunctatus Allen 2002. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southwestern Indian Ocean: islands off northwestern Madagascar; Réunion (western Mascarenes). Habitat: marine.

caeruleus, Cantharus Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:342 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 6; ref. 996] Guam, Mariana Islands, western Pacific. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-8813 (2). Type catalog: Bauchot & Daget 1972:81-82 [ref. 20898] as coeruleus, Bauchot et al. 1978:6 [ref. 20862]. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

caeruleus, Heliases Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:497 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] New Guinea; Uléa, Caroline Islands, western Pacific. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-5644 (2) New Guinea. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:16 [ref. 20862]. On Official Index (Opinion 1563) for purposes of priority but not homonymy -- (see Randall et al. 1990:261 [ref. 15987]). •Valid as Chromis caerulea (Cuvier 1830) -- (Dor 1984:181 [ref. 29757] as caeruleus, Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:192 [ref. 6441] as caeruleus, Allen 1986:674 [ref. 5631], Fricke et al. 2014:115 [ref. 33932]). •Synonym of Chromis ternatensis (Bleeker 1856) -- (Allen 1991:241 [ref. 19344], Randall 2005:360 [ref. 28239]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis ternatensis (Bleeker 1856). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

caeruleus, Pomacentrus Quoy [J. R. C.] & Gaimard [J. P.] 1825:397, Pl. 64 (fig. 2) [Voyage autour du monde; ref. 3574] Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-8250 (1), 0000-8504 (3). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:22 [ref. 20862]. •Valid as Pomacentrus caeruleus Quoy & Gaimard 1825 -- (Allen 1986:681 [ref. 5631], Allen 1991:249 [ref. 19344], Randall 1995:266 [ref. 22896], Fricke 1999:382 [ref. 24106], Allen 2002:52 [ref. 26516], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Heemstra et al. 2004:3324 [ref. 27945], Fricke et al. 2009:81 [ref. 30213], Fricke et al. 2013:265 [ref. 32706], Liu et al. 2013:8 [ref. 32931], Fricke et al. 2018:273 [ref. 35805], Arndt & Fricke 2019:27 [ref. 36883], Zajonz et al. 2019:87 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus caeruleus Quoy & Gaimard 1825. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Wstern Indian Ocean: South Africa, East Africa, Socotra, Seychelles, Comoros, Madagascar and Mascarenes east to Maldives. Habitat: marine.

caesifrons, Chrysiptera Allen [G. R.], Erdmann [M. V.] & Kurniasih [E. M.] 2015:20, Figs. 1-2 & 7a [Journal of the Ocean Science Foundation v. 15; ref. 33797] Ayau Kecil Island, Ayau Atoll, Raja Ampat Islands, West Papua Province, Indonesia, 00°21.342'S, 130°58.648'W, depth 1.5-2.0 meters. Holotype: MZB 22260. Paratypes: MZB, WAM. Plus non-type specimens. •Valid as Chrysiptera caesifrons Allen, Erdmann & Kurniasih 2015 -- (Fricke et al. 2019:213 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera caesifrons Allen, Erdmann & Kurniasih 2015. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Halmahera (eastern Indonesia) east to New Ireland (Papua New Guinea) and Vanuatu, south to Queensland (Australia) and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

caesio, Abudefduf Seale [A.] 1906:53, Fig. 8 [Occasional Papers of the Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum of Polynesian Ethnology and Natural History v. 4 (no. 1); ref. 3999] Tubuai, Austral Islands [Tubuai Islands], French Polynesia. Holotype (unique): BPBM 742. •Synonym of Chrysiptera glauca (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera glauca (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

callainus, Pomacentrus Randall [J. E.] 2002:169, Figs. 1-2 [aqua, Journal of Ichthyology and Aquatic Biology v. 5 (no. 4); ref. 26194] Hakaumama'o Reef, Tongatapu, Tonga, depth 3 meters. Holotype: BPBM 37982. Paratypes: AMS I.41138-001 (1); BPBM 11350 (1), 37970 (1); CAS 214537 (1); MNHN 2002-0092 (1); NSMT-P 63012 (1); ROM 48677 (18); USNM 367494 (1); WAM P.31905.001 (1). Type catalog: Moore et al. 2008:34 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Pomacentrus callainus Randall 2002 -- (Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Randall et al. 2004:21 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:378 [ref. 28239]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus callainus Randall 2002. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific. Habitat: marine.

calliops, Amphiprion Schultz [L. P.] 1966:72, Fig. [Ichthyologica, the Aquarium Journal v. 37 (no. 2); ref. 9629] Indian Ocean (exact locality unknown). Holotype: USNM 197554. Paratypes: USNM 82781 (1), 231708 [ex 236481-F1] (6). •Synonym of Amphiprion ephippium (Bloch 1790) -- (Allen & Springer 1975:53 [ref. 20543], Allen 1991:236 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion ephippium (Bloch 1790). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

caribbaea, Demoisellea Fowler [H. W.] 1944:139, Fig. 221 [Monographs of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia No. 6; ref. 1448] Old Providence Island [Providencia Island], Caribbean Sea. Holotype: ANSP 70076. Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:145 [ref. 13621]. •Status uncertain -- (Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344]). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

carlsoni, Paraglyphidodon Allen [G. R.] 1975:(175) 179, Fig. [Damselfishes of the South Seas; ref. 97] Leeward side of Yaukuve Levu Island, Great Astrolabe Lagoon, Fiji Islands, depth 1-3 meters. Holotype: AMS I.17689-001. Paratypes: AMS I.17689-002 (4), I.17690-001 (1), I.17691-001 (1). •Valid as Neoglyphidodon carlsoni (Allen 1975) -- (Allen 1991:246 [ref. 19344], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:371 [ref. 28239]). Current status: Valid as Neoglyphidodon carlsoni (Allen 1975). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific. Habitat: marine.

carneus, Dascyllus Fischer [J. G.] 1885:71, Pl. 2 (fig. 5) [Jahrbuch der Hamburgischen Wissenschaftlichen Anstalten v. 2; ref. 18083] Mozambique, western Indian Ocean. Lectotype: ZMH H62 [ex ZMH 3827]. Paralectotypes: ZMH H184 [ex ZMH 3827] (2). Type catalog: Ladiges et al. 1958:164 [ref. 19181], Wilkens & Dohse 1993:406 [ref. 21161] as syntypes. Lectotype selected by Ladiges et al. 1958:164 [ref. 19181]. •Valid as Dascyllus carneus Fischer 1885 -- (Allen 1986:677 [ref. 5631], Winterbottom et al. 1989:47 [ref. 13251], Allen 1991:243 [ref. 19344], Myers 1999:179 [ref. 23965], Fricke 1999:378 [ref. 24106], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Randall 2005:369 [ref. 28239], Fricke et al. 2009:80 [ref. 30213], Shibukawa 2009:208 [ref. 30449], Allen & Erdmann 2012:597 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2013:264 [ref. 32706], Fricke et al. 2018:268 [ref. 35805], Arndt & Fricke 2019:26 [ref. 36883], Zajonz et al. 2019:86 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Dascyllus carneus Fischer 1885. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indian Ocean: South Africa, East Africa, Socotra,, Seychelles, Comoros, Madagascar and Mascarenes east to Andaman Sea and western Indonesia. Habitat: marine.

caroli, Abudefduf Curtiss [A.] 1938:117 [A short zoology of Tahiti in the Society islands; ref. 18057] Lagoon near Tautira, Tahiti, Society Islands. No types known. •Synonym of Dascyllus aruanus (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Allen 1991:243 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Dascyllus aruanus (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

cartieri, Dischistodus Bleeker [P.] (ex Cartier) 1877:82 [Natuurkundige Verhandelingen van de Hollandsche Maatschappij der Wetenschappen te Haarlem (Ser. 3) v. 2 (no. 6); ref. 454] Cebu Island, Philippines. No types known. Description quoted from Cartier, and Cartier might best be considered the author (although Bleeker selected the name). •Synonym of Dischistodus prosopotaenia (Bleeker 1852) -- (Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344], Kottelat 2013:377 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Dischistodus prosopotaenia (Bleeker 1852). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

castanea, Chromis Cuvier [G.] 1814:88 [Bulletin des Sciences, par la Société Philomathique de Paris [Sér. 3] [v. 1] (for 29 Mar. 1814); ref. 4884] Coast of Provence, France, northwestern Mediterranean Sea. •Synonym of Chromis chromis (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Monod 1973:424 [ref. 7193], Lloris & Rucabado 1990:846 [ref. 15959], Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344], Parin 2003:S17 [ref. 28536], Parin et al. 2014:378 [ref. 33547]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis chromis (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

castaneus, Chromis Schinz [H. R.] 1822:431 [Das Thierreich v. 2; ref. 3926] Unneeded replacement name for and objective synonym of Sparus chromis Linnaeus 1758 (see Daget 1968:1059 [ref. 26392]). •Objective synonym of Chromis chromis (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Daget 1968:1059 [ref. 26392]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis chromis (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

catunco, Pomacentrus Peters [W. (C. H.)] 1868:270 [Monatsberichte der Königlichen Preussischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1868; ref. 3442] Not an original description; this reference gives "Pomacentrus catunco Bleeker" in a faunal list with no description. Further description not researched. Pomacentridae.

caudalis, Chromis Randall [J. E.] 1988:76, Fig. 2 [Memoirs of the Museum of Victoria v. 49 (no. 1); ref. 14250] Alite Reef off Malaita, Solomon Islands, depth 150 feet. Holotype: BPBM 15613. Paratypes: BPBM 9376 (2), ?14329 (1), 15637 (1), 19242 (2), 30948 (2), 30950 (4), 31299 (2); USNM 223920-21 (2, 4); WAM P.26080-003 (1), P.26099-012 (1). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:29 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:31 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Chromis caudalis Randall 1988 -- (Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:168 [ref. 23977], Myers 1999:177 [ref. 23965], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Allen et al. 2006:1448 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2008:207 [ref. 29960], Allen & Erdmann 2012:578 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2019:210 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Chromis caudalis Randall 1988. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Christmas Island and Indonesia east to Marshall, Phoenix and Line islands, north to Philippines, south to Papua New Guinea. Habitat: marine.

caudalis, Pomacentrus Poey [F.] 1868:328 [Repertorio Fisico-Natural de la Isla de Cuba v. 2; ref. 3505] Havana, Cuba. Syntypes: MCZ 14682 (7). Type catalog: Howell Rivero 1938:208 [ref. 22926] with a holotype. •Synonym of Pomacentrus leucostictus Müller & Troschel 1848 -- (Lloris & Rucabado 1990:849 [ref. 15959]). •Synonym of Stegastes leucostictus (Müller & Troschel 1848) -- (Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes leucostictus (Müller & Troschel 1848). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

caudobimaculatus, Abudefduf Okada [Y.] & Ikeda [H.] 1939:169, Fig. 6 [Transactions Biogeogaphical Society of Japan v. 3 (no. 2); ref. 17212] Ishigaki Island, Okinawa Prefecture, Ryukyu Islands, Japan. Holotype (unique): YCM-P 30435 [ex Okada coll. spec. 2596]. Type catalog: Shibata et al. 2011:15 [ref. 31469]. Type information: Hayashi 1995 [ref. 22717]. •Synonym of Abudefduf vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Allen 1991:235 [ref. 19344]). •Valid as Abudefduf caudobimaculatus Okada & Ikeda 1939 -- (Wibowo et al. 2017:[2] [ref. 35515], Wibowo et al. 2018:[2] [ref. 35945], Wibowo et al. 2018:2 [ref. 36662]). Current status: Valid as Abudefduf caudobimaculatus Okada & Ikeda 1939. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: East Africa east to ndonesia, north to Ryukyu Islands, south to Lord Howe Island. Habitat: marine.

caudofasciata, Chromis Shen [S.-C.] & Chen [S.-K.] 1978:33, Fig. 12 [Bulletin of the Institute of Zoology Academia Sinica (Taipei) v. 17 (no. 1); ref. 8879] Off Pa-dou-tzu, northern Taiwan. Holotype: NTUM 02882. Paratypes: NTUM 02870 (1), 02876 (1). Type catalog: Ho & Shao 2011:48 [ref. 31432]. Subjectively invalid; secondarily preoccupied in Chromis by Dascyllus caudofasciatus Montalban 1928; not replaced. •Synonym of Chromis fumea (Tanaka 1917) -- (Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344], Ho & Shao 2011:48 [ref. 31432]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis fumea (Tanaka 1917). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

caudofasciata, Chrysiptera Okada [Y.] & Ikeda [H.] 1939:182, Fig. 15 [Transactions Biogeogaphical Society of Japan v. 3 (no. 2); ref. 17212] Sonai, Iriomote Island, Taketomi Town, Yaeyama Counnty, Okinawa Prefecture, southern Ryukyu Islands, Japan. Holotype (unique): YCM-P 30220 [ex Okada coll. spec. 2604]. Type catalog: Shibata et al. 2011:16 [ref. 31469] with lectotype. Type information and lectotype designation [not needed]: Hayashi 1995 [ref. 22717]. •Synonym of Chrysiptera leucopoma (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344]). •Synonym of Chrysiptera brownriggii (Bennett 1828) based on status of leucopoma. Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera brownriggii (Bennett 1828). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

caudofasciatus, Dascyllus Montalban [H. R.] 1928:26, Pl. 6 (fig. 1) [Monographs, Bureau of Science of the Phillipines No. 24 (1927); ref. 15801] Tambagaan, Bungau and Sibutu is., Sulu Archipelago, Philippines. Syntypes: BSMP (13, apparently destroyed). •Synonym of Chromis lepidolepis Bleeker 1877 -- (Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis lepidolepis Bleeker 1877. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

caudovittatus, Pomacentrus Schmidt [P. Yu.] 1931:64, Pl. 4 (fig. 2) [Transactions of the Pacific Committee of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR. v. 1; ref. 3937] Kominato, Amami-Oshima Island, Ryukyu Islands, Japan. Syntypes: ZIN 23283 (2). Appeared as name only in Schmidt 1930:515 [ref. 18734]. •Synonym of Pomacentrus pavo (Bloch 1787) -- (Allen 1991:250 [ref. 19344]). •Synonym of Pomacentrus nagasakiensis Tanaka 1917 -- (Ida et al. 1992:2 [ref. 24320]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus nagasakiensis Tanaka 1917. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

cautus, Onychognathus Troschel [F. H.] 1866:231, Pl. 5 (figs. 12-14) [Archiv für Naturgeschichte v. 32 (pt. 1); ref. 4465] Cape Verde Islands. Syntypes: (3) whereabouts unknown. •Valid as Chromis cautus (Troschel 1866) [should be cauda] -- (Lloris & Rucabado 1990:846 [ref. 15959], Wirtz et al. 2013:128 [ref. 32972]). •Synonym of Chromis multilineata (Guichenot 1853) -- (Edwards 1986:197 [ref. 9152], Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344], Edwards in Carpenter & De Angelis 2016:2724 [ref. 34618]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis multilineata (Guichenot 1853). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Atlantic: Cape Verde Islands [if valid]. Habitat: marine.

chagosensis, Amphiprion Allen [G. R.] 1972:161, Figs. 81-82 [The Anemonefishes; ref. 15845] Diego Garcia Atoll, Chagos Archipelago, Indian Ocean, depth 2-8 feet. Holotype: USNM 204301. Paratypes: USNM 204302-04 (2, 1, 2). •Valid as Amphiprion chagosensis Allen 1972 -- (Allen 1991:236 [ref. 19344], Winterbottom et al. 1989:45 [ref. 13251], Zajonz et al. 2019:85 [ref. 36871] as cf. chagosensis). Current status: Valid as Amphiprion chagosensis Allen 1972. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Indian Ocean. Habitat: marine.

chengi, Abudefduf Lin [S.-Y.] 1934:683, Fig. 2 [Lingnan Science Journal, Canton v. 13 (no. 4); ref. 16436] Fuchow, Fukien, China. Holotype: FESC (now at PRFRI) 16. •Status uncertain, as Chrysiptera chengi (Lin 1934) -- (Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Uncertain as Chrysiptera chengi (Lin 1934). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

cheraphilus, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.], Erdmann [M. V.] & Hilomen [V. V.] 2011:36, Figs. 1-3 [aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology v. 17 (no 1); ref. 31134] East Brunei Patches, 5°01.215'N, 114°43.892'E, Brunei, depth 12-15 meters. Holotype: WAM P.33030-005. Paratypes: UPLB Z-NS 0491-0500 (9); USNM 399428 (5); WAM P.33030-001 (4). •Valid as Pomacentrus cheraphilus Allen, Erdmann & Hilomen 2011. Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus cheraphilus Allen, Erdmann & Hilomen 2011. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Brunei and Philippines. Habitat: marine.

chromis, Sparus Linnaeus [C.] 1758:280 [Systema Naturae, Ed. X v. 1; ref. 2787] Southern Europe (Mediterranean Sea). No types known. •Valid as Chromis chromis (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Monod 1973:424 [ref. 7193], Quignard & Pras in Whitehead et al. 1986:917 [ref. 13676], Lloris & Rucabado 1990:846 [ref. 15959], Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344], Bilecenoğlu et al. 2002:109 [ref. 26753], Parin 2003:S17 [ref. 28536], Golani 2005:49 [ref. 37112], Fricke et al. 2007:92 [ref. 29533], Vasil'eva 2007:112 [ref. 30517], Ninua & Japoshvili 2008:169 [ref. 31251], Lipej & Dulčić 2010:52 [ref. 36649], Wirtz et al. 2013:128 [ref. 32972], Parin et al. 2014:378 [ref. 33547], Edwards in Carpenter & De Angelis 2016:2721 [ref. 34618], Artüz & Fricke 2019:557 [ref. 36612], Elbaraasi et al. 2019:99 [ref. 36864]). Current status: Valid as Chromis chromis (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Mediterranean Sea, Sea of Marmara, Black Sea, eastern Atlantic: Spain and Portugal south to Gulf of Guinea and possibly Angola, including offshore islands. Not Gulf of Guinea southward [Edwards in ref. 34618]. Habitat: marine.

chrysargyrus, Amphiprion Richardson [J.] 1846:254 [Report of the British Association for the Advancement of Science 15th meeting [1845]; ref. 3742] China. Holotype (?): BMNH 2004.11.5.5. Based solely on illustration by Reeves (according to Whitehead 1970:215, Pl. 8a [ref. 11606]). Richardson mentions a type that is of about the correct length to be the holotype. •Synonym of Amphiprion clarkii (Bennett 1830) -- (Allen 1991:236 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion clarkii (Bennett 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

chrysocephala, Chrysiptera Manica [A.], Pilcher [N.] & Oakley [S.] 2002:311, Figs. 1-2 [[The] Malayan Nature Journal v. 56 (no. 3); ref. 28222] Pulau Layang Layang, Spratley Islands, South China Sea. Holotype: UMZC 2003.1. Paratypes: (2) BMNH 2002.3.2.157 (1), UNIMAS uncat. (1). Species name not in heading of main text, but only in abstract (as 'sp. nov.'), etymology, discussion and figure captions; diagnosis, description and holotype designation provided without heading in main text. •Valid as Chrysiptera chrysocephala Manica, Pilcher & Oakley 2002 -- (Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera chrysocephala Manica, Pilcher & Oakley 2002. Pomacentridae. Distribution: South China Sea and Gulf of Tomini. Habitat: marine.

chrysogaster, Amphiprion Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:400 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Réunion, western Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean; Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-8506 (1) Mauritius, 0000-8507 (1) Réunion. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:4 [ref. 20862]. •Valid as Amphiprion chrysogaster Cuvier 1830 -- (Allen 1991:236 [ref. 19344], Astakhov 1996:843 [ref. 24669], Fricke 1999:369 [ref. 24106], Heemstra et al. 2004:3324 [ref. 27945], Fricke et al. 2009:78 [ref. 30213], Fricke et al. 2018:262 [ref. 35805]). Current status: Valid as Amphiprion chrysogaster Cuvier 1830. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southwestern Indian Ocean: Madagascar; Réunion, Mauritius and Rodrigues (Mascarenes). Habitat: marine.

chrysopoecilus, Pomacentrus Schlegel [H.] & Müller [S.] 1840:21, [Pl. 5 (fig. 3)] [Verhandelingen over de natuurlijke geschiedenis der Nederlandsche overzeesche bezittingen / door de Leden der Natuurkundige Commissie in Indië en andere schrijvers; uitgegeven ... door C. J. Temminck Temminck. Zoologie, No. 2; ref. 18698] Java, Indonesia. Holotype: MNHN 0000-8249. Possible types: RMNH D1277-79 (1, 1, 1, all dry), 942 (1). Type catalog: Bauchot 1969:138 [ref. 20807]. Originally as Pomacentrus chrysopoëcilus. Date changed to July 2013 to 1840. Pl. 5 (fig. 3) in 1844. •Valid as Dischistodus chrysopoecilus (Schlegel & Müller 1840) -- (Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:162 [ref. 23977], Myers 1999:182 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Iwatsuki et al. 2000:103 [ref. 26368], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:136 [ref. 27510], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Allen et al. 2006:1456 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2012:598 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2019:216 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Dischistodus chrysopoecilus (Schlegel & Müller 1840). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Malaysia and Indonesia east to Yap, New Ireland (Papua New Guinea) and Solomon Islands. Habitat: marine.

chrysopterus, Amphiprion Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:401 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Palau [original with no locality]. Holotype (unique): BPBM 6906. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:32 [ref. 20862]. Neotype designated by Allen 1972:149 [ref. 15845]. •Valid as Amphiprion chrysopterus Cuvier 1830 -- (Randall et al. 1990:252 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:236 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:164 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:264 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:252 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:175 [ref. 23965], Allen 2001:3347 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:44 [ref. 26830], Myers & Donaldson 2003:631 [ref. 27495], Randall et al. 2004:19 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:351 [ref. 28239], Fricke & Kulbicki 2006:339 [ref. 28867], Allen et al. 2006:1444 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2012:570 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:113 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:206 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Amphiprion chrysopterus Cuvier 1830. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: eastern Indonesia, Papua New Guinea and Coral Sea east to Caroline and Tuamotu islands, north to Philippines, south to New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

chrysurus, Chaetodon Cuvier [G.] (ex Broussonet) in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:423 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Not available, name mentioned under Pomacentrus chrysurus. Pomacentridae.

chrysurus, Glyphisodon Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:476 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Saint Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands. Holotype (unique): MNHN A-8125. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:10 [ref. 20862]. •Valid as Microspathodon chrysurus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Robins & Ray 1986:198 [ref. 23100], Lloris & Rucabado 1990:848 [ref. 15959], Allen 1991:245 [ref. 19344], Boschung 1992:151 [ref. 23239], Cervigón 1992:385 [ref. 23827], Cervigón 1993:352 [ref. 24474], Smith-Vaniz et al. 1999:286 [ref. 25013], Schmitter-Soto et al. 2000:163 [ref. 27754], Gasparini & Floeter 2001:1645 [ref. 25634], Rocha & Rosa 2001:991 [ref. 25909], Collette et al. 2003:114 [ref. 26784], Carter & Kaufman 2003:1700 [ref. 27102], Moura & Menezes in Menezes et al. 2003:91 [ref. 27192], Smith et al. 2003:41 [ref. 27621], Nelson et al. 2004:154 [ref. 27807], McEachran & Fechhelm 2005:497 [ref. 28815], Page et al. 2013:159 [ref. 32708], Pinheiro et al. 2015:23 [ref. 34324], Robertson et al. 2016:146 [ref. 34961]). Current status: Valid as Microspathodon chrysurus (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Atlantic. Habitat: marine.

chrysurus, Heliastes Bliss [R.] 1883:56 [Transactions of the Royal Society of Arts and Sciences of Mauritius (N. S.) v. 13; ref. 16966] Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean. Holotype (unique): MCZ 6094. Original genus should have been Heliases. •Valid as Chromis chrysura (Bliss 1883) -- (Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:192 [ref. 6441] as chrysurus, Randall et al. 1990:257 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:236 [ref. 23929], Allen 1997:168 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:257 [ref. 25919], Fricke 1999:370 [ref. 24106], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:927 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:318 [ref. 25191], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:927 [ref. 26193], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Heemstra et al. 2004:3324 [ref. 27945], Allen et al. 2006:1448 [ref. 29090], Fricke et al. 2009:78 [ref. 30213], Quéro et al. 2010:326 [ref. 30746], Motomura et al. 2010:149 [ref. 31256], Koeda et al. 2016:10 [ref. 35354]). Current status: Valid as Chromis chrysura (Bliss 1883). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Mascarenes east to Fiji and Tonga, north to southern Japan, south to New South Wales (Australia) and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

chrysurus, Pomacentrus Cuvier [G.] (ex Broussonet) in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:423 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] South Seas. Holotype (unique): MNHN 0000-8249. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:22 [ref. 20862]. •Valid as Pomacentrus chrysurus Cuvier 1830 -- (Randall et al. 1990:277 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:249 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:245 [ref. 23929], Lee & Kim 1996:33 [ref. 25726], Randall et al. 1997:277 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:185 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:945 [ref. 25182], Allen 2000:110 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:945 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Randall 2005:379 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1465 [ref. 29090], Shibukawa 2009:213 [ref. 30449], Motomura et al. 2010:157 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:615 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:122 [ref. 33932], Koeda et al. 2016:12 [ref. 35354], Fowler et al. 2017:[5] 2253 [ref. 36358], Shibukawa in Kimura et al. 2018:217 [ref. 36460], Fricke et al. 2019:219 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus chrysurus Cuvier 1830. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Maldives and Sri Lanka east to Palau, New Ireland (Papua New Guinea) and New Caledonia, north to southern Japan and Ogasawara Islands, south to offshore reefs of Western Australia and Jervis Bay (A.C.T., Australia). Habitat: marine.

chrysus, Eupomacentrus Bean [T. H.] 1906:32 [Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington v. 19; ref. 15640] White's Flat Channel, Bermuda. Holotype (unique): FMNH 5025. Type catalog: Ibarra & Stewart 1987:35 [ref. 12367]. •Synonym of Stegastes variabilis (Castelnau 1855) -- (Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344], Smith-Vaniz et al. 1999:288 [ref. 25013]). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes variabilis (Castelnau 1855). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

cimballii, Labrodascyllus Di Caporiacco [L.] 1948:198, Fig. 1 [Bollettino di Pesca, Piscicoltura e Idrobiologia Yr. 23 [v. 2, N.S.]; ref. 721] Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean. Syntypes: MZUF 5571-72 (2). Type catalog: Vanni 1991:226 [ref. 20099]. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

cinctus, Heliastes Playfair [R. L.] 1868:864 [Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1867 (pt 3) (art. 6) (for 14 Nov. 1867); ref. 14049] Seychelles. Holotype: BMNH 1867.8.16.75. Original genus should have been Heliases. •Synonym of Chrysiptera biocellata (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera biocellata (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

cinerascens, Heliases Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:495 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Java, Indonesia. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-5642 (1), RMNH 947 (2). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:16 [ref. 20862]. •Valid as Chromis cinerascens (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen & Swainston 1988:104 [ref. 25477], Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:166 [ref. 23977], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Sadovy & Cornish 2000:192 [ref. 25480], Allen 2000:108 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Allen et al. 2006:1448 [ref. 29090], Shibukawa 2009:205 [ref. 30449], Allen & Erdmann 2012:579 [ref. 31980], Larson et al. 2013:170 [ref. 32988], Arango et al. 2019:13 [ref. 36621]). Current status: Valid as Chromis cinerascens (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Sri Lanka east to Andaman Sea, Malaysia, Brunei, Hong Kong, Philippines, Indonesia and northwestern Australia. Habitat: marine.

cinereus, Microspathodon Gilbert [C. H.] 1890:71 [Proceedings of the United States National Museum v. 13 (no. 797); ref. 1623] Clarion and Socorro Islands. Holotype: whereabouts unknown. •Synonym of Microspathodon dorsalis (Gill 1862) -- (Allen 1991:245 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Microspathodon dorsalis (Gill 1862). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

cingulatus, Glyphidodon Kner [R.] 1867:725 [17], Pl. 4 (fig. 2) [Sitzungsberichte der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften. Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Classe v. 56; ref. 2645] Samoa Islands. Holotype (unique): whereabouts unknown. Original number of holotype: MGH 3730. Pl. 4 (fig. 2), labeled Glyphidodon albocinctus, is an illustration of this species with a manuscript name. •Synonym of Chrysiptera biocellata (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera biocellata (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

cingulum, Glyphidodon Klunzinger [C. B.] 1871:526 [Verhandlungen der K.-K. zoologisch-botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien v. 21; ref. 2622] Al-Qusair, Red Sea Governorate, Egypt, Red Sea. Syntypes: SMF 1208 (2, apparently lost), ZIN 2649 (1), ZMB 8034 (2). •Synonym of Plectroglyphidodon leucozonus (Bleeker 1859), but a valid subspecies -- (Dor 1984:186 [ref. 29757] as leucozona, Myers 1999:184 [ref. 23965] as leucozonus, Randall 2005:376 [ref. 28239]). •Synonym of Plectroglyphidodon leucozonus (Bleeker 1859) -- (Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344] as leucozona, Randall 1995:265 [ref. 22896], Johnson 1999:741 [ref. 25471], Golani & Fricke 2018:116 [ref. 36273]). Current status: Synonym of Plectroglyphidodon leucozonus (Bleeker 1859). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

circumaurea, Chromis Pyle [R. L.], Earle [J. L.] & Greene [B. D.] 2008:15, Figs. 3a-3c [Zootaxa No. 1671; ref. 29463] "Magic Kingdom", 9°26'3.41"N, 138°02'96"E, Yap Island, Caroline Islands, western Pacific. Holotype: BPBM 40836. Paratypes: BMNH 2007.10.31.3 (1), CAS 225757 (1), MNHN 2007-1924 (1), USNM 391138 (1), WAM P.32900-001 (1). •Valid as Chromis circumaurea Pyle, Earle & Greene 2008 -- (Allen & Erdmann 2009:133 [ref. 30466]). Current status: Valid as Chromis circumaurea Pyle, Earle & Greene 2008. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Marshall Islands and Mariana Islands [seen from submersibles], Yap. Habitat: marine.

clarki, Abudefduf Snyder [J. O.] 1911:534 [Proceedings of the United States National Museum v. 40 (no. 1836); ref. 4152] Pool at Tanegashima, Osumi Islands, Japan. Holotype: USNM 68234. Paratypes: CAS-SU 21423 (2); USNM 74534 (1), 74588 (2). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:82 [ref. 12291]. Types: Shinohara & Williams 2006:559 [ref. 31656]. •Synonym of Abudefduf notatus (Day 1870) -- (Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344] as clarkii). Current status: Synonym of Abudefduf notatus (Day 1870). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

clarkii, Anthias Bennett [J. W.] 1830:unnum. p., Pl. 29 [A selection from the most remarkable and interesting fishes found on the coast of Ceylon First Edition; ref. 16785] Southern coast of Sri Lanka. Lectotype: whereabouts unknown, figured in Pl. 29. Spelled clarckii by Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1833:504 [ref. 1002]. Lectotype selected by Fricke 1999:369 [ref. 24106] as the specimen figured in Bennett's Pl. 29. •Valid as Amphiprion clarkii (Bennett 1830) -- (Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:191 [ref. 6441], Allen & Swainston 1988:104 [ref. 25477], Randall et al. 1990:253 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:236 [ref. 19344], Pethiyagoda et al. 1994:43 [ref. 21456], Randall 1995:259 [ref. 22896], Astakhov 1996:845 [ref. 24669], Lee & Kim 1996:29 [ref. 25726], Mohsin & Ambak 1996:466 [ref. 27969], Larson & Williams 1997:363 [ref. 23967], Allen 1997:166 [ref. 23977], Carpenter et al. 1997:196 [ref. 23922], Kuiter 1997:264 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:253 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:175 [ref. 23965], Fricke 1999:368 [ref. 24106], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:920 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:315 [ref. 25191], Sadovy & Cornish 2000:190 [ref. 25480], Allen 2000:108 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:920 [ref. 26193], Youn 2002:363, 632 [ref. 26218], Allen & Adrim 2003:44 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Myers & Donaldson 2003:631 [ref. 27495], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:129 [ref. 27510], Randall et al. 2004:19 [ref. 27624], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Heemstra 2004:3338 [ref. 27945], Randall 2005:351 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1444 [ref. 29090], Shibukawa 2009:203 [ref. 30449], Motomura et al. 2010:147 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:571 [ref. 31980], Larson et al. 2013:169 [ref. 32988], Fricke et al. 2014:113 [ref. 33932], Koeda et al. 2016:66 [ref. 35333], Motomura et al. 2017:172 [ref. 35490], Eagderi et al. 2019:95 [ref. 37020], Fricke et al. 2019:207 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Amphiprion clarkii (Bennett 1830). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Persian Gulf east to Caroline Islands and Fiji, north to southern Japan, south to northern Australia. Habitat: marine.

clarus, Amblypomacentrus Allen [G. R.] & Adrim [M.] 2000:51, Fig. 1 [Records of the Western Australian Museum v. 20 (pt 1); ref. 25052] Banggai Harbour, Banggai Island, Banggai Islands, Sulawesi, Indonesia, 1°34.84'S, 123°20.01'E, depth 18 meters. Holotype: NCIP 6186. Paratypes: WAM P.31497-002 (3). Type catalog: Moore et al. 2008:31 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Amblypomacentrus clarus Allen & Adrim 2000 -- (Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:44 [ref. 26830], Prokofiev 2004:121 [ref. 28088], Allen & Erdmann 2012:569 [ref. 31980]). Current status: Valid as Amblypomacentrus clarus Allen & Adrim 2000. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Cambodia, Indonesia and Philippines; probably more widespread. Habitat: marine.

cochinensis, Glyphidodon Day [F.] 1865:38 [Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1865 (pt 1) (art. 1); ref. 17367] Cochin, India. Syntypes (3) and/or Day specimens: BMNH 1870.6.14.6 (1), 1889.2.1.4293-95 (3, dry), 1870.6.14.6 (1) Andamans. Type catalog: Whitehead & Talwar 1976:160 [ref. 23762]. Also appeared in Day 1865:156, Pl. 12 [ref. 1074]. •Synonym of Neopomacentrus taeniurus (Bleeker 1856) -- (Allen 1991:247 [ref. 19344], Kottelat 2013:378 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Neopomacentrus taeniurus (Bleeker 1856). Pomacentridae. Habitat: freshwater, brackish, marine.

coelestinus, Glyphisodon Cuvier [G.] (ex Solander) in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:464, Pl. 135 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Syntypes: MNHN 0000-5136 (1) Malabar, A-0121 (2, poor condition) Indian Ocean. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:10 [ref. 20862]. •Valid as Abudefduf coelestinus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:197 [ref. 6441], Winterbottom et al. 1989:44 [ref. 13251]). •Synonym of Abudefduf sexfasciatus (Lacepède 1801) -- (Allen et al. 1978:329 [ref. 20542], Dor 1984:179 [ref. 29757], Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344], Randall 1995:258 [ref. 22896], Fricke 1999:365 [ref. 24106], Fricke & Kulbicki 2006:339 [ref. 28867], Eagderi et al. 2019:95 [ref. 37020]). Current status: Synonym of Abudefduf sexfasciatus (Lacepède 1801). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

coelestis, Pomacentrus Jordan [D. S.] & Starks [E. C.] 1901:383, Pl. 21 [Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences (Series 3) v. 2 (nos 7-8); ref. 2523] Wakanoura, Kii Province, Wakayama Prefecture, Japan, Inland Sea. Holotype (unique): CAS-SU 6434. Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:83 [ref. 12291]. •Valid as Pomacentrus coelestis Jordan & Starks 1901 -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:195 [ref. 6441], Allen & Swainston 1988:106 [ref. 25477], Winterbottom et al. 1989:49 [ref. 13251], Randall et al. 1990:277 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:250 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:244 [ref. 23929], Francis 1993:164 [ref. 25479], Lee & Kim 1996:33 [ref. 25726], Allen 1997:170 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:260 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:277 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:185 [ref. 23965], Johnson 1999:741 [ref. 25471], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:946 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:324 [ref. 25191], Sadovy & Cornish 2000:197 [ref. 25480], Randall & Earle 2000:16 [ref. 25806], Allen 2000:110 [ref. 25868], Shinohara et al. 2000:180 [ref. 25987], Shimizu 2001:33 [ref. 25799], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3355 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:946 [ref. 26193], Youn 2002:364, 634 [ref. 26218] dated 1900, Allen 2002:52 [ref. 26516], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Randall et al. 2004:21 [ref. 27624], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Randall 2005:379 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1465 [ref. 29090], Motomura et al. 2010:157 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:615 [ref. 31980], Liu et al. 2013:8 [ref. 32931], Fricke et al. 2014:122 [ref. 33932], Delrieu-Trottin et al. 2015:7 [ref. 33988], Motomura et al. 2015:26 [ref. 34709], Koeda et al. 2016:70 [ref. 35333], Koeda et al. 2016:12 [ref. 35354], Bourjon et al. 2019:60 [ref. 36582], Fricke et al. 2019:219 [ref. 36673], Hoschke et al. 2019:158 [ref. 36626], Yoshigou 2019:194 [ref. 36714]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus coelestis Jordan & Starks 1901. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Christmas Island and Indonesia east to the Line Islands and French Polynesia,north to southern Japan and Ogasawara Islands, south to Rottnest Island (Western Australia) and Merimbula (New South Wales, Australia). Habitat: marine.

coeruleopunctatus, Pristotis Rüppell [W. P. E. S.] 1838:129, Pl. 31 (fig. 5) [Neue Wirbelthiere zu der Fauna von Abyssinien gehörig. Fische des Rothen Meeres; ref. 3844] Massawa, Eritrea, Red Sea. As Pristotis cyanostigma on plate. •Alternate name for, and synonym of Pristotis cyanostigma Rüppell 1838. Current status: Synonym of Pristotis cyanostigma Rüppell 1838. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

coeruleus, Pomacentrus Cuvier [G.] 1829:179 [Le Règne Animal (Edition 2) v. 2; ref. 995] Misspelling or emendation of Pomacentrus caeruleus Quoy & Gaimard 1825. Pomacentridae.

colini, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] 1991:146, 227, Fig. [Damselfishes of the world; ref. 19344] Motupore Island, off Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, depth 13-16 meters. Holotype: WAM P.29356-002. Paratypes: BPBM 31805 (2), WAM P.29356-001 (4). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:31 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:34 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Pomacentrus colini Allen 1991 -- (Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Allen & Erdmann 2012:615 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2019:219 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus colini Allen 1991. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Port Moresby to Milne Bay; New Ireland (Papua New Guinea endemic). Habitat: marine.

concolor, Euschistodus Gill [T. N.] 1862:145 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 14 (nos 3-4); ref. 1662] Panama. Holotype (?): USNM 5078 (lost). Possible syntypes: BMNH 1861.8.13.8-11 (4) Panama, 1862.5.21.22 (1); USNM 4355 (2, lost), 4357-59 (1, 2, 1), 4361-62 (12, 1), 30986 (1). Type catalog: Smith 2018:76 [ref. 36061]. •Valid as Abudefduf concolor (Gill 1862) -- (Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344], Allen & Robertson 1994:185 [ref. 22193], Lessios et al. 1995:282 [ref. 22407], Schneider & Krupp in Fischer et al. 1995:1399 [ref. 22830], De La Cruz Agüero et al. 1997:261 [ref. 24545], Grove & Lavenberg 1997:472 [ref. 24023], Chirichigno F. & Vélez D. 1998:299 [ref. 24555], Thomson et al. 2000:164 [ref. 25640], McCosker & Rosenblatt 2010:193 [ref. 30957], Fourriére et al. 2016:461 [ref. 34668] doubtful from Revillagigedo Archipelago (Mexico), González-Murcia et al. 2019:305 [ref. 36544]). Current status: Valid as Abudefduf concolor (Gill 1862). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Pacific. Habitat: marine.

conformis, Abudefduf Randall [J. E.] & Earle [J. L.] 1999:335, Figs. 1-4 [Cybium v. 23 (no. 4); ref. 24306] Entrance to Taiohai Bay, Sentinelle de l'Ouest, west side, Nuku Hiva, Marquesas Islands, depth 12 meters. Holotype: BPBM 12476. Paratypes: AMS I.39228.001 (2); BPBM 12482 (2), 25718 (25), 25756 (2); CAS 204162 (2); MNHN 1998-1480 (4); NSMT-P 55946 (2); USNM 352406 (2). •Valid as Abudefduf conformis Randall & Earle 1999 -- (Randall & Earle 2000:16 [ref. 25806], Randall 2005:347 [ref. 28239], Randall 2007:310 [ref. 30952], Delrieu-Trottin et al. 2015:7 [ref. 33988]). Current status: Valid as Abudefduf conformis Randall & Earle 1999. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Marquesas Islands. Habitat: marine.

coracinus, Abudefduf Seale [A.] 1910:520, Pl. 13 [The Philippine Journal of Science Section A v. 4 (no. 6) (for 1909); ref. 4000] Sitanki Island, Jolo Archipelago, Philippines. Holotype (unique): BSMP 4908 (apparently destroyed). •Synonym of Neoglyphidodon nigroris (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:246 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Neoglyphidodon nigroris (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

corneyi, Abudefduf Jordan [D. S.] & Dickerson [M. C.] 1908:613, Fig. 5 [Proceedings of the United States National Museum v. 34 (no. 1625); ref. 2438] Suva, Fiji Islands. Holotype (unique): USNM 61678. •Synonym of Plectroglyphidodon leucozonus (Bleeker 1859) -- (Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344] as leucozona). Current status: Synonym of Plectroglyphidodon leucozonus (Bleeker 1859). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

cranei, Pomacentrus Herre [A. W. C. T.] 1935:409 [Field Museum of Natural History, Publications, Zoölogical Series v. 18 (no. 12); ref. 2109] Tenibuli, Ysabel Island, Solomon Islands. Holotype: FMNH 17338. Paratypes: FMNH 17339 (1); CAS-SU 24439 (1), 24442 (2). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:83 [ref. 12291], Ibarra & Stewart 1987:68 [ref. 12367]. •Synonym of Pomacentrus burroughi Fowler 1918 -- (Allen 1991:249 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus burroughi Fowler 1918. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

craticulus, Pomacentrus Smith [J. L. B.] 1965:31, Pl. 7 (fig. B) [Occasional Papers of the Department of Ichthyology, Rhodes University No. 4; ref. 9256] Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, southwestern Indian Ocean, depth 2-3 fathoms. Holotype (unique): SAIAB [formerly RUSI] 293. •Synonym of Stegastes fasciolatus (Ogilby 1889) -- (Allen & Emery 1985:15 [ref. 5236], Allen 1986:682 [ref. 5631]). •Synonym of Stegastes luteobrunneus (Smith 1960). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes luteobrunneus (Smith 1960). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

crossi, Neoglyphidodon Allen [G. R.] 1991:118, 221, Fig. [Damselfishes of the world; ref. 19344] Ambon Island, Ambon Bay, Molucca Islands, Indonesia, depth 3-4 meters. Holotype: LIPI NCIP 3997. Paratypes: WAM P.25230-007 (4), USNM 288352 (3). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:30 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:32 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Neoglyphidodon crossi Allen 1991 -- (Allen 1997:172 [ref. 23977], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Allen & Erdmann 2012:602 [ref. 31980]). Current status: Valid as Neoglyphidodon crossi Allen 1991. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Indonesia. Habitat: marine.

crusma, Heliases Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1833:510 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 9; ref. 1002] Juan Fernández Islands; Valparaíso, Chile. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-8161 (1) Juan Fernandez, 0000-8162 (2) Valparaiso. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:17 [ref. 20862]. •Valid as Chromis crusma (Valenciennes 1833) -- (Greenfield & Woods 1980:636 [ref. 5581], Pequeño 1989:62 [ref. 14125], Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344], Chirichigno F. & Vélez D. 1998:299 [ref. 24555], Pequeño 1998:90 [ref. 24567], Pequeño & Sáez 2000:32 [ref. 24590], Meléndez C. & Cornejo C. 2001:70 [ref. 26163]). Current status: Valid as Chromis crusma (Valenciennes 1833). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southeastern Pacific. Habitat: marine.

cuneatus, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] 1991:146, 228, Fig. [Damselfishes of the world; ref. 19344] Ambon Island, off Poka village in Ambon Bay, Molucca Islands, Indonesia, depth 2 meters. Holotype: LIPI NCIP 3998. Paratypes: BPBM 19467 (4); LIPI NCIP 3999 (3); WAM P.25232-001 (5), P.25244-001 (8). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:31 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:34 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Pomacentrus cuneatus Allen 1991 -- (Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Allen 2000:111 [ref. 25868], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Allen & Erdmann 2009:124 [ref. 30681], Allen et al. 2011:41 [ref. 31134], Allen & Erdmann 2012:616 [ref. 31980], Motomura et al. 2017:174 [ref. 35490]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus cuneatus Allen 1991. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Singapore and Indonesia. Habitat: marine.

cupreus, Chromis Fowler [H. W.] & Bean [B. A.] 1923:22 [Proceedings of the United States National Museum v. 63 (no. 2488); ref. 1474] "Singapore, Maui, Fiji, or Samoa," though most likely from either of the last two named. Holotype (unique): USNM 83108. •Synonym of Chromis crusma (Valenciennes 1833) -- (Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis crusma (Valenciennes 1833). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

curacao, Chaetodon Bloch [M. E.] 1787:106, Pl. 212 (fig. 1) [Naturgeschichte der ausländischen Fische v. 3; ref. 468] South America, Curaçao Island [in error, probably western Pacific or East Indies]. Holotype (unique): ZMB 8772 (dry, lost). Type catalog: Paepke 1999:119 [ref. 24282]. On p. 79 of Bloch's Ichthyologie, v. 6 [ref. 21381]. •Valid as Amblyglyphidodon curacao (Bloch 1787) -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:197 [ref. 6441], Allen & Swainston 1988:102 [ref. 25477], Randall et al. 1990:251 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:235 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:160 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:251 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:180 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:940 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:317 [ref. 25191], Allen 2000:108 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Allen & Randall 2002:144 [ref. 26191], Nakabo 2002:940 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:44 [ref. 26830], Myers & Donaldson 2003:632 [ref. 27495] as Amblygliphidodon, Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:128 [ref. 27510], Randall et al. 2004:19 [ref. 27624], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Randall 2005:349 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1443 [ref. 29090], Motomura et al. 2010:147 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:567 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:112 [ref. 33932], Koeda et al. 2016:65 [ref. 35333], Koeda et al. 2016:10 [ref. 35354], Fricke et al. 2019:205 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Amblyglyphidodon curacao (Bloch 1787). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific Pacific: Cocos-Keeling and Christmas islands (eastern Indian Ocean) east to Marshall Islands and Samoa, north to Ryukyu Islands, south to northern Australia. Habitat: marine.

curatus, Altrichthys Allen [G. R.] 1999:24, Figs. 1-3A [Revue française d'Aquariologie Herpétologie v. 26 (no. 1-2); ref. 24277] Cuyo Island, Palawan Province, Philippines, 10°51'12"N, 121°00'14"E, depth 0.6-1.2 meters. Holotype: UPMSI 1998-000002-FI. Paratypes: UPMSI 1998-000003-FI (10); USNM 348456 (94); WAM P.31400-001 (6), 31406-001 (3), 31407-001 (8). Type catalog: Moore et al. 2008:30 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Altrichthys curatus Allen 1999 -- (Allen 2000:107 [ref. 25868], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Allen & Erdmann 2012:566 [ref. 31980], Bernardi et al. 2017:48 [ref. 35314]). Current status: Valid as Altrichthys curatus Allen 1999. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Philippines. Habitat: marine.

cyanea, Furcaria Poey [F.] 1860:196, Pls. 13(figs. 21,22), 14(fig. 4) [Memorias sobre la historia natural de la Isla de Cuba v. 2; ref. 3499] Cuba. Holotype: MCZ 14670. Poey specimens: MCZ 14667-68 (1, 1). Type catalog: Howell Rivero 1938:207 [ref. 22926]. •Valid as Chromis cyanea (Poey 1860) -- (Smith-Vaniz & Emery 1980:211 [ref. 22802], Robins & Ray 1986:197 [ref. 23100] as cyaneus, Lloris & Rucabado 1990:847 [ref. 15959], Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344], Cervigón 1993:354 [ref. 24474], Smith-Vaniz et al. 1999:283 [ref. 25013], Nakabo 2000:938 [ref. 25182], Schmitter-Soto et al. 2000:163 [ref. 27754], Collette et al. 2003:113 [ref. 26784], Carter & Kaufman 2003:1696 [ref. 27102], Smith et al. 2003:41 [ref. 27621], Nelson et al. 2004:154 [ref. 27807], McEachran & Fechhelm 2005:492 [ref. 28815], Page et al. 2013:159 [ref. 32708], Wirtz et al. 2013:130 [ref. 32972] Cape Verde Islands doubtful, Smith-Vaniz & Jelks 2014:61 [ref. 33341], Robertson et al. 2016:146 [ref. 34961]). Current status: Valid as Chromis cyanea (Poey 1860). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Atlantic; eastern Atlantic: Cape Verde Islands- doubtful. Habitat: marine.

cyaneus, Glyphisodon Quoy [J. R. C.] & Gaimard [J. P.] 1825:392, Pl. 64 (fig. 3) [Voyage autour du monde; ref. 3574] Timor Island, southern Malay Archipelago. Holotype: MNHN 0000-8365. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:10 [ref. 20862]. •Valid as Chrysiptera cyanea (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:198 [ref. 6441], Randall et al. 1990:263 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:162 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:260 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:263 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:181 [ref. 23965], Johnson 1999:741 [ref. 25471], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Allen 2000:109 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132] dated 1824, Nakabo 2002:938 [ref. 26193], Allen & Bailey 2002:42 [ref. 26525] dated 1824, Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830] dated 1824, Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:133 [ref. 27510], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Allen et al. 2006:1453 [ref. 29090], Motomura et al. 2010:152 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:590 [ref. 31980], Larson et al. 2013:171 [ref. 32988], Fricke et al. 2014:117 [ref. 33932], Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797], Koeda et al. 2016:68 [ref. 35333], Koeda et al. 2016:10 [ref. 35354], Fricke et al. 2019:213 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera cyanea (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Indonesia east to Caroline and Solomon islands, north to Ryukyu Islands, south to northern Australia and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

cyanomos, Pomacentrus Bleeker [P.] 1856:89 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 11 (no. 1); ref. 16856] Jakarta, Java, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): whereabouts unknown. Bleeker specimens: BMNH 1862.2.28.119. •Valid as Neopomacentrus cyanomos (Bleeker 1856) -- (Dor 1984:184 [ref. 29757], Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:195 [ref. 6441], Allen 1986:678 [ref. 5631], Allen & Swainston 1988:102 [ref. 25477], Randall et al. 1990:271 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:247 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:239 [ref. 23929], Randall et al. 1994:228 [ref. 21645], Goren & Dor 1994:50 [ref. 25356] as cyanomus, Randall 1995:264 [ref. 22896], Mohsin & Ambak 1996:471 [ref. 27969], Allen 1997:160 [ref. 23977], Carpenter et al. 1997:196 [ref. 23922], Randall et al. 1997:271 [ref. 25919], Johnson 1999:741 [ref. 25471], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:943 [ref. 25182], Sadovy & Cornish 2000:197 [ref. 25480], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:943 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Allen et al. 2006:1459 [ref. 29090], Shibukawa 2009:210 [ref. 30449], Motomura et al. 2010:155 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:606 [ref. 31980], Larson et al. 2013:172 [ref. 32988], Robertson et al. 2016:146, 149 [ref. 34961], Fricke et al. 2018:269 [ref. 35805], Golani & Fricke 2018:115 [ref. 36273], Eagderi et al. 2019:96 [ref. 37020], Fricke et al. 2019:217 [ref. 36673], Zajonz et al. 2019:86 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Neopomacentrus cyanomos (Bleeker 1856). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, Indo-West Pacific: East Africa, Persian Gulf, Socotra and Madagascar to Philippines, New Ireland (Papua New Guinea) and Vanuatu, north to southern Japan, south to Western Australia, Queensland (Australia) and New Caledonia. Invasive at Cayo Arcas (Campeche Bank) [ref. 34961]. Habitat: marine.

cyanospilos, Pomacentrus Bleeker [P.] 1853:709 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 3 (no. 5); ref. 16833] Wahai, Ceram, Indonesia. Syntypes: (9) RMNH 6470 (some of 22). •Synonym of Stegastes lividus (Forster 1801) -- (Allen & Emery 1985:22 [ref. 5236] as cyanospilus, Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344]). •Synonym of Stegastes punctatus (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes punctatus (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

cyanostigma, Pristotis Rüppell [W. P. E. S.] 1838:128, Pl. 31 (fig. 5) [Neue Wirbelthiere zu der Fauna von Abyssinien gehörig. Fische des Rothen Meeres; ref. 3844] Massawa, Eritrea, Red Sea. Lectotype: SMF 1508. Paralectotypes: NRM 5094 (1, not present), SMF 4926-31 (6). Lectotype established by Dor 1984:187 [ref. 29757] if not designated earlier. •Valid as Pristotis cyanostigma Rüppell 1838 -- (Kyushin et al. 1982:231 [ref. 19754], Dor 1984:187 [ref. 29757], Allen 1991:252 [ref. 19344], Goren & Dor 1994:51 [ref. 25356], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], DiBattista et al. 2015:21 [ref. 35706], Bogorodsky & Randall 2018:[16] 254 [ref. 36492], Golani & Fricke 2018:117 [ref. 36273]). Current status: Valid as Pristotis cyanostigma Rüppell 1838. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, northwestern Indian Ocean: Gulf of Aden. Habitat: marine.

cyanurus, Dascyllus Rüppell [W. P. E. S.] 1838:127, Pl. 31 (fig. 4) [Neue Wirbelthiere zu der Fauna von Abyssinien gehörig. Fische des Rothen Meeres; ref. 3844] Massawa, Eritrea, Red Sea. Lectotype: SMF 1253. Paralectotypes: SMF 4932-33 (2). Lectotype established by Dor 1984:181 [ref. 29757] if not designated earlier. •Synonym of Chromis caerulea (Cuvier 1830) -- (Dor 1984:181 [ref. 29757]). •Synonym of Chromis viridis (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:241 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis viridis (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

cymatilis, Chrysiptera Allen [G. R.] 1999:99, Fig. 1 [Revue française d'Aquariologie Herpétologie v. 25 (nos 3-4) (for 1998); ref. 23870] Western side of Goodenough Island, D'Entrecasteaux Group, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, about 9°23'S, 150°6.5'E, depth 9-15 meters. Holotype: AMS I.16701-004. Paratypes: AMS I.16701-003 (11), I.16708-002 (4); WAM P.31362-005 (1). Type catalog: Moore et al. 2008:32 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Chrysiptera cymatilis Allen 1999 -- (Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Allen & Bailey 2002:42 [ref. 26525] dated 1997, Allen & Erdmann 2008:177 [ref. 29484], Allen et al. 2010:69 [ref. 30801], Allen & Erdmann 2012:590 [ref. 31980], Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797], Fricke et al. 2019:213 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera cymatilis Allen 1999. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: eastern Papua New Guinea to Solomon Islands. Habitat: marine.

darwiniensis, Pomacentrus Whitley [G. P.] 1928:297 [Records of the Australian Museum v. 16 (no. 6); ref. 4663] Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia. Holotype (unique): AMS I.16357-001 [ex MAMU F825]. Replacement name for Dascyllus fasciatus Macleay 1878, secondarily preoccupied in Pomacentrus by Pomacentrus fasciatus Cuvier 1830. •Synonym of Dischistodus fasciatus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344]). •Valid as Dischistodus darwiniensis (Whitley 1928) -- (Allen 1993:25 [ref. 20780], Allen 1997:160 [ref. 23977], Larson & Williams 1997:363 [ref. 23967], Allen 1999:99 [ref. 23870], Allen & Adrim 2000:51 [ref. 25052], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen et al. 2006:1456 [ref. 29090], Larson et al. 2013:171 [ref. 32988]). Current status: Valid as Dischistodus darwiniensis (Whitley 1928). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Australia. Habitat: marine.

dasygenys, Abudefduf Fowler [H. W.] 1935:400, Fig. 34 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 87; ref. 1421] Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, southwestern Indian Ocean. Holotype: ANSP 63934. Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:145 [ref. 13621]. •Valid as Chromis dasygenys (Fowler 1935) -- (Allen 1986:674 [ref. 5631], Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344], Heemstra & Heemstra 2004:331 [ref. 28072]). Current status: Valid as Chromis dasygenys (Fowler 1935). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Indian Ocean. Habitat: marine.

declivifrons, Euschistodus Gill [T. N.] 1862:146 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 14 (nos 3-4); ref. 1662] Cape San Lucas, Baja California, Mexico. Syntypes: (orig. 7) BMNH 1862.5.21.21 (1) [ex USNM], USNM 9332 (now 10). •Synonym of Abudefduf concolor (Gill 1862) -- (Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344]). •Valid as Abudefduf declivifrons (Gill 1862) -- (Allen & Robertson 1994:186 [ref. 22193], Lessios et al. 1995:282 [ref. 22407], De La Cruz Agüero et al. 1997:261 [ref. 24545], Grove & Lavenberg 1997:473 [ref. 24023], Allen & Adrim 2000:51 [ref. 25052], Thomson et al. 2000:164 [ref. 25640], Nelson et al. 2004:154 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:158 [ref. 32708], Galván-Villa et al. 2016:147 [ref. 34871], Fourriére et al. 2016:447 [ref. 34668], Del Moral-Flores et al. 2016:610 [ref. 34923]). Current status: Valid as Abudefduf declivifrons (Gill 1862). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Pacific. Habitat: marine.

degruyi, Chromis Pyle [R. L.], Earle [J. L.] & Greene [B. D.] 2008:18, Figs. 4a-4c [Zootaxa No. 1671; ref. 29463] Kayangel Atoll, 8°04'16.64"N, 134°40'54.52"E, Palau Island, depth 85 meters. Holotype: BPBM 40842. Paratypes: BMNH 2007.10.31.4 (1), CAS 225758 (1), USNM 391139 (1), WAM P.32901-001 (1). •Valid as Chromis degruyi Pyle, Earle & Greene 2008 -- (Allen & Erdmann 2009:133 [ref. 30466], Arango et al. 2019:13 [ref. 36621]). Current status: Valid as Chromis degruyi Pyle, Earle & Greene 2008. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Caroline Islands. Habitat: marine.

delta, Chromis Randall [J. E.] 1988:78, Fig. 3 [Memoirs of the Museum of Victoria v. 49 (no. 1); ref. 14250] Reef adjacent to wreck of Japanese ship, 7 miles west of Honiara, Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands, western Pacific, depth 38-48 meters. Holotype: BPBM 15584. Paratypes: AMS I.17506-004 (2), I.19476-020 (1), I.20441-008 (1), I.22627-005 (2), I.22632-008 (2); BPBM 9436 (11), 14695 (9), 16188 (4), 18469 (2), 19358 (1), 23435 (1), 26512 (2), 26527 (1), 26678 (3), 30187 (2), 30252 (2), 30953 (3) 30974 (2), 31158 (34), 31461 (1); USNM 268413 (1); WAM P.26099-026 (1). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:29 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:31 [ref. 30117], Ho & Shao 2011:49 [ref. 31432]. •Valid as Chromis delta Randall 1988 -- (Randall et al. 1990:258 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344], Randall et al. 1997:258 [ref. 25919], Senou et al. 1999:2 [ref. 24390], Myers 1999:178 [ref. 23965], Nakabo 2000:926 [ref. 25182], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:926 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Randall 2005:356 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1448 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2008:207 [ref. 29960], Motomura et al. 2010:149 [ref. 31256], Ho & Shao 2011:49 [ref. 31432], Allen & Erdmann 2012:579 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:115 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:211 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Chromis delta Randall 1988. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Andaman Islands, Christmas and Cocos-Keeling islands east to Palau and Fiji, north to Taiwan, south to Queensland (Australia). Habitat: marine.

delurus, Pomacentrus Jordan [D. S.] & Seale [A.] 1905:783, Fig. 6 [Proceedings of the United States National Museum v. 28 (no. 1407); ref. 2495] South Negros, Philippines. Holotype: USNM 52052 [not 51052]. Paratypes: CAS-SU 9130 (1). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:83-84 [ref. 12291]. •Synonym of Pomacentrus bankanensis Bleeker 1854 -- (Allen 1991:249 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus bankanensis Bleeker 1854. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

denegatus, Pomacentrus Poey [F.] 1860:190 [Memorias sobre la historia natural de la Isla de Cuba v. 2; ref. 3499] Cuba. Syntypes: MCZ 14672 (1), 14675 (1). Type catalog: Howell Rivero 1938:208-209 [ref. 22926]. •Synonym of Microspathodon chrysurus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Lloris & Rucabado 1990:848 [ref. 15959], Allen 1991:245 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Microspathodon chrysurus (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

desmostigma, Chromis Fowler [H. W.] & Bean [B. A.] 1928:51 [Bulletin of the United States National Museum No. 100, v. 7; ref. 1475] Tataan Island, Tawi Tawi Islands. Holotype: USNM 89954. Paratypes: USNM 93520 (3), 98241 (2). Additional material: (2). •Synonym of Acanthochromis polyacanthus (Bleeker 1855) -- (Allen 1991:235 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Acanthochromis polyacanthus (Bleeker 1855). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

devisi, Pomacentrus Jordan [D. S.] & Seale [A.] 1906:284 [Bulletin of the Bureau of Fisheries v. 25 (for 1905); ref. 2497] Replacement name for Pomacentrus trifasciatus De Vis 1884, preoccupied. •Synonym of Dascyllus aruanus (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Allen 1991:243 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Dascyllus aruanus (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

diacanthus, Holocentrus Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1802:333, 372 [Histoire naturelle des poissons (Lacepède) v. 4; ref. 4929] Donated by "la république batave". Syntypes: MNHN 0000-8147 (4). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:19 [ref. 20862]. •Synonym of Pomacentrus pavo (Bloch 1787) -- (Allen 1991:250 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus pavo (Bloch 1787). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

dickii, Glyphisodon Liénard [F.] 1839:35 [Rapport Annuel sur les travaux de la Société d'Histoire Naturelle de l'Ile Maurice No. 10; ref. 17536] Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean. Holotype (unique): NHMI (not found). For comments on authorship see Monod 1976:21, 22 [ref. 30339]. •Valid as Abudefduf dickii (Liénard 1839) -- (Chen et al. 1997:145 [ref. 26476]). •Valid as Plectroglyphidodon dickii (Liénard 1839) -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:197 [ref. 6441], Allen 1986:679 [ref. 5631], Allen & Swainston 1988:106 [ref. 25477], Winterbottom et al. 1989:48 [ref. 13251], Randall et al. 1990:273 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344], Francis & Randall 1993:131 [ref. 20996], Allen 1997:170 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:256 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:273 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:184 [ref. 23965], Fricke 1999:379 [ref. 24106], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:933 [ref. 25182], Randall & Earle 2000:16 [ref. 25806], Allen 2000:110 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:933 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Myers & Donaldson 2003:633 [ref. 27495], Lobel & Lobel 2004:73 [ref. 27576], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Heemstra et al. 2004:3324 [ref. 27945], Randall 2005:374 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1462 [ref. 29090], Fricke et al. 2009:80 [ref. 30213], Shibukawa 2009:211 [ref. 30449], Motomura et al. 2010:155 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:608 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2013:264 [ref. 32706], Fricke et al. 2014:121 [ref. 33932], Delrieu-Trottin et al. 2015:7 [ref. 33988], Koeda et al. 2016:12 [ref. 35354], Fricke et al. 2018:271 [ref. 35805], Imamura in Kimura et al. 2018:216 [ref. 36460], Fricke et al. 2019:218 [ref. 36673], Hoschke et al. 2019:157 [ref. 36626], Zajonz et al. 2019:87 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Plectroglyphidodon dickii (Liénard 1839). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: South Africa, East Africa, Socotra, Seychelles, Madagascar and Mascarenes east to Wake Atoll, Marquesas Islands and Tuamotu Archipelago, north to southern Japan, south to Rottnest Island (Western Australia), Noosa (Queensland, Australia), Lord Howe Island, New Caledonia and Tonga. Habitat: marine.

diencaeus, Eupomacentrus Jordan [D. S.] & Rutter [C. L.] 1897:116 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 49; ref. 10644] Kingston, Jamaica. Lectotype: CAS-SU 4969. Paralectotypes: CAS-SU 14901 [ex CAS-SU 4969] (1). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:83 [ref. 12291]. Lectotype selected by Greenfield & Woods 1974:10 [ref. 23245]. •Valid as Eupomacentrus diencaeus Jordan & Rutter 1897 -- (Greenfield & Woods 1974:9 [ref. 23245]). •Valid as Pomacentrus diencaeus (Jordan & Rutter 1897) -- (Robins & Ray 1986:199 [ref. 23100], Cervigón 1992:385 [ref. 23827]). •Valid as Stegastes diencaeus (Jordan & Rutter 1897) -- (Robertson & Allen 1981:110 [ref. 36327], Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344], Schmitter-Soto et al. 2000:163 [ref. 27754], Collette et al. 2003:114 [ref. 26784], Carter & Kaufman 2003:1696 [ref. 27102], Smith et al. 2003:41 [ref. 27621], Nelson et al. 2004:154 [ref. 27807], McEachran & Fechhelm 2005:499 [ref. 28815], Page et al. 2013:159 [ref. 32708], Smith-Vaniz & Jelks 2014:61 [ref. 33341], Robertson et al. 2016:146, 149 [ref. 34961]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes diencaeus (Jordan & Rutter 1897). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Atlantic. Habitat: marine.

dimidiatus, Heliastes Klunzinger [C. B.] 1871:529 [Verhandlungen der K.-K. zoologisch-botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien v. 21; ref. 2622] Al-Qusair, Red Sea Governorate, Egypt, Red Sea. Holotype (unique): SMNS 1765. Type catalog: Fricke 1992:16 [ref. 20296], Fricke 2005:55 [ref. 29864]. Original genus should have been Heliases. Some earlier references refer to Chromis fieldi. •Valid as Chromis dimidiata (Klunzinger 1871) -- (Dor 1984:181 [ref. 29757], Allen 1986:674 [ref. 5631], Winterbottom et al. 1989:45 [ref. 13251], Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344], Goren & Dor 1994:49 [ref. 25356], Randall 1995:260 [ref. 22896], Randall & Kunzmann 1998:481 [ref. 23919], Fricke 1999:371 [ref. 24106], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830] as dimidata, Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Heemstra et al. 2004:3324 [ref. 27945], Heemstra & Heemstra 2004:332 [ref. 28072], Randall 2005:358 [ref. 28239], Fricke et al. 2009:78 [ref. 30213], Shibukawa 2009:205 [ref. 30449], Quéro et al. 2010:326 [ref. 30746], Allen & Erdmann 2012:579 [ref. 31980], Randall & DiBattista 2013:11 [ref. 32432], Fricke et al. 2013:264 [ref. 32706], DiBattista et al. 2015:20 [ref. 35706], Bogorodsky & Randall 2018:[5] 243 [ref. 36492], Golani & Fricke 2018:113 [ref. 36273]). Current status: Valid as Chromis dimidiata (Klunzinger 1871). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea endemic. Previous western Indian Ocean records are based on Chromis fieldi Randall & DiBattista 2013. Habitat: marine.

dimidiatus, Pomacentrus Bleeker [P.] 1877:385 [Verslagen en Mededeelingen der Koninklijke Akademie van Wetenschappen. Afdeeling Natuurkunde (Ser. 2) v. 10; ref. 452] Timor Island, southern Malay Archipelago; Ambon Island, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Syntypes: RMNH 6475 (4). •Synonym of Pomacentrus amboinensis Bleeker 1868 -- (Allen 1991:249 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus amboinensis Bleeker 1868. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

dispar, Glyphidodon Günther [A.] 1862:53 [Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum v. 4; ref. 1969] Ambon Island, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Syntypes: BMNH 1858.4.21.413-414 (2), 1858.4.21.423 (1). •Synonym of Chrysiptera unimaculata (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:243 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera unimaculata (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

dispilus, Chromis Griffin [L. T.] 1923:254, Pl. 25 [Transactions of the New Zealand Institute v. 54 (art. 23); ref. 15405] West coast of the North Island of New Zealand. Holotype: AIM MA 275. Paratypes: AIM (3). Non-types: (5) mentioned in footnote. Spelling as dispilus follows authors listed; might be correct as dispila. Trnski personal communication (12/1/2017) on type status. •Valid as Chromis dispilus Griffin 1923 -- (Paulin et al. 1989:198 [ref. 24556], Francis 1993:163 [ref. 25479], Allen & Adrim 2000:51 [ref. 25052], Allen & Erdmann 2008:203 [ref. 29960], Allen & Erdmann 2009:122 [ref. 30466], Duffy & Ahyong 2015:116 [ref. 36167]). •Valid as Chromis dispila Griffin 1923 -- (Stewart et al. 2015:1412 [ref. 34288]). Current status: Valid as Chromis dispila Griffin 1923. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southwestern Pacific: New Zealand, Kermadec Islands. Habitat: marine.

dolii, Pomacentrus Macleay [W.] 1881:65, Pl. 1 (fig. 1) [Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales v. 6 (pt 1); ref. 4931] Port Jackson, New South Wales, Australia. Syntypes: AMS I.16359-001 [ex MAMU F1164] (2). Type catalog: Stanbury 1969:208 [ref. 19518]. •Synonym of Pristotis jerdoni (Day 1873) -- (Allen 1991:252 [ref. 19344]). •Synonym of Pristotis obtusirostris (Günther 1862) -- (Allen et al. 2006:1469 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Synonym of Pristotis obtusirostris (Günther 1862). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

dorsalis, Hypsypops Gill [T. N.] 1862:147 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 14 (nos 3-4); ref. 1662] Cape San Lucas, Baja California, Mexico. Holotype (unique): USNM 4369. •Valid as Microspathodon dorsalis (Gill 1862) -- (Allen 1991:245 [ref. 19344], Allen & Robertson 1994:189 [ref. 22193], Schneider & Krupp in Fischer et al. 1995:1401 [ref. 22830], Grove & Lavenberg 1997:477 [ref. 24023], Thomson et al. 2000:165 [ref. 25640], Nelson et al. 2004:154 [ref. 27807], McCosker & Rosenblatt 2010:193 [ref. 30957], Page et al. 2013:159 [ref. 32708], Galván-Villa et al. 2016:147 [ref. 34871], Fourriére et al. 2016:447 [ref. 34668], Del Moral-Flores et al. 2016:610 [ref. 34923], González-Murcia et al. 2019:305 [ref. 36544]). Current status: Valid as Microspathodon dorsalis (Gill 1862). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Pacific. Habitat: marine.

dorsalis, Pomacentrus Gill [T. N.] 1859:147 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 11; ref. 1762] Shimoda, Japan. Holotype (unique): USNM 64123. •Synonym of Pomacentrus bankanensis Bleeker 1854 -- (Allen 1991:249 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus bankanensis Bleeker 1854. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

dorsomaculatus, Pomacentrus Kendall [W. C.] & Goldsborough [E. L.] 1911:298 [footnote] [Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology v. 26 (pt 7); ref. 2594] Replacement name for Pomacentrus trimaculatus Cuvier 1830, preoccupied by Pomacentrus trimaculatus Rüppell 1829. •Synonym of Dischistodus perspicillatus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344], Kottelat 2013:377 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Dischistodus perspicillatus (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

dorsopunicans, Pomacentrus Poey [F.] 1868:328 [Repertorio Fisico-Natural de la Isla de Cuba v. 2; ref. 3505] Havana, Cuba. No types known. Original spelling was dorsopunicaus. Spelled dorso-punicans in errata (p. 465) and index (p. 473), both published later in 1868; dorsopunicans used by subsequent authors. •Synonym of Pomacentrus leucostictus Müller & Troschel 1848 -- (Lloris & Rucabado 1990:849 [ref. 15959]). •Valid as Stegastes dorsopunicans (Poey 1868) -- (Robertson & Allen 1981:110 [ref. 36327], Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344], Gasparini et al. 1999:6 [ref. 24182], Schmitter-Soto et al. 2000:163 [ref. 27754]) but should have been treated as a synonym of Stegastes adustus (Troschel 1865). •Valid as Pomacentrus dorsopunicans Poey 1868 -- (Cervigón 1992:385 [ref. 23827]). •Synonym of Stegastes adustus (Troschel 1865) -- (Smith-Vaniz et al. 1999:286 [ref. 25013]). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes adustus (Troschel 1865). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

durvillei, Chromis Quéro [J.-C.], Spitz [J.] & Vayne [J.-J.] 2010:322, Figs. 1-3.2 [Cybium v. 33 (no. 4) [for 2009]; ref. 30746] At surfacae after the eruption of Piton de la fournaise. Holotype: MNHN 2008-1180. Paratypes: MNH RUN P567 (7); MHNLR 2009. 11.1 (1); SAM 37256 (1). •Valid as Chromis durvillei Quéro, Spitz & Vayne 2010. Current status: Valid as Chromis durvillei Quéro, Spitz & Vayne 2010. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Réunion Island, western Indian Ocean. Habitat: marine.

earina, Chromis Pyle [R. L.], Earle [J. L.] & Greene [B. D.] 2008:21, Figs.5a-5c [Zootaxa No. 1671; ref. 29463] Off western coast of Tutuba Island, 15°32'39.28"N, 167°16'29.82"E, Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu. Holotype: MNHN 2007-1921. Paratypes: BMNH 2007.10.31.5 (1); BPBM 37674 (1), 37714 (4), 40720 (2); CAS 225759 (1); MNHN 2007-1926 (1); USNM 391140 (1); WAM P.32902-001 (1). •Valid as Chromis earina Pyle, Earle & Greene 2008 -- (Nishiyama et al. 2012:61 [ref. 32088], Allen & Erdmann 2012:1202 [ref. 31980], Arango et al. 2019:13 [ref. 36621]). Current status: Valid as Chromis earina Pyle, Earle & Greene 2008. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Palau, to Papua New Guinea, Vanuatu, Fiji, to Raja Ampat Islands. Habitat: marine.

eclipticus, Pomacentrus Jordan [D. S.] & Seale [A.] 1906:282, Fig. 50 [Bulletin of the Bureau of Fisheries v. 25 (for 1905); ref. 2497] Apia, Upolu Island, Samoa. Holotype: USNM 51739 [not 51735]. Paratypes: MCZ 36012 [ex USNM 51739] (1); CAS-SU 8718 (30), 8722 (14); USNM 51739 (8), 126247 [ex USBF 1259] (4). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:84 [ref. 12291]. •Synonym of Stegastes albifasciatus (Schlegel & Müller 1840) -- (Allen & Emery 1985:11 [ref. 5236], Randall et al. 1990:283 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:252 [ref. 19344], Randall 2001:107 [ref. 25124], Randall 2005:383 [ref. 28239]). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes albifasciatus (Schlegel & Müller 1840). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

edmondsoni, Dascyllus Pietschmann [V.] 1934:100 [1] [Anzeiger der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Wien, Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Classe v. 71; ref. 16452] In corals at Kaaawa, Oahu Island, Hawaiian Islands. Holotype: BPBM 5312. On p. 1 of separate (probably published first). •Synonym of Dascyllus albisella Gill 1862 -- (Allen 1991:243 [ref. 19344], Mundy 2005:428 [ref. 28379]). Current status: Synonym of Dascyllus albisella Gill 1862. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

elaimelas, Pomacentrus Fowler [H. W.] 1944:381, Figs. 225-227 [Monographs of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia No. 6; ref. 1448] Mazatlán, Sinaloa, western Mexico. Holotype (unique): ANSP 70261. Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:145 [ref. 13621]. •Synonym of Stegastes leucorus (Gilbert 1892) -- (Allen & Woods 1980:179 [ref. 6919], Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes leucorus (Gilbert 1892). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

elaphrus, Chromis Jenkins [O. P.] 1903:457, Fig. 23 [Bulletin of the U. S. Fish Commission v. 22 (1902); ref. 2341] Honolulu, Oahu Island, Hawaiian Islands. Holotype: USNM 50703. Paratypes: (8). •Synonym of Plectroglyphidodon imparipennis (Vaillant & Sauvage 1875) -- (Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344], Mundy 2005:429 [ref. 28379]). Current status: Synonym of Plectroglyphidodon imparipennis (Vaillant & Sauvage 1875). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

elegans, Pomacentrus Poey [F.] 2000:677, Pl. 386 (fig. 1) [Ictiologia Cubana. Posthumous transcription of original unpublished manuscript (1884) by M. Sánchez Roig and F. Gómez de la Maza v. 1-3; ref. 26366] Not available; not explicitly proposed as new [see Art. 16.1 of the Code]. Posthumous publication. Figured specimen listed as type. Pomacentridae.

elerae, Chromis Fowler [H. W.] & Bean [B. A.] 1928:52, Pl. 4 [Bulletin of the United States National Museum No. 100, v. 7; ref. 1475] Pasacao, Ragay Gulf, Philippines. Holotype: USNM 89955. Paratypes: (16) ANSP 85281 (1); USNM 98716-20 (1, 2, 1, 1, 1). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:145 [ref. 13621]. •Valid as Chromis elerae Fowler & Bean 1928 -- (Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:193 [ref. 6441], Randall et al. 1990:258 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:168 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:258 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:178 [ref. 23965], Nakabo 2000:922 [ref. 25182], Allen 2000:108 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:922 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Myers & Donaldson 2003:632 [ref. 27495], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:356 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1448 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2012:580 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:115 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:211 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Chromis elerae Fowler & Bean 1928. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Maldives and Cocos-Keeling Islands east to Marshall Islands and Fiji, north to Taiwan, south to northern Australia. Habitat: marine.

elizabethae, Chrysiptera Fowler [H. W.] 1955:377, Fig. 1 [Transactions of the Royal Society of New Zealand v. 83 (pt 2); ref. 12272] Off Makaluva Island, near Suva, Fiji Islands. Holotype: ANSP 71972. Paratypes: ANSP 71973-84 (12 or 11), ? BMNH (1). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:145 [ref. 13621]. •Synonym of Chrysiptera taupou (Jordan & Seale 1906) -- (Allen 1991:243 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera taupou (Jordan & Seale 1906). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

ellenae, Chrysiptera Allen [G. R.], Erdmann [M. V.] & Cahyani [N. K. D.] 2015:60, Figs. 2-4 [Journal of the Ocean Science Foundation v. 17; ref. 34110] Wayag Lagoon, Raja Ampat Islands, West Papua Province, Indonesia, 00°00.058'N, 130°01.149'E, depth 4-12 meters. Holotype: MZB 22771. Paratypes: MZB, WAM. •Valid as Chrysiptera ellenae Allen, Erdmann & Cahyani 2015 -- (Allen et al. 2017:10 [ref. 35595], Allen et al. 2018:83 [ref. 36316]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera ellenae Allen, Erdmann & Cahyani 2015. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Raja Ampat Islands, West Papua, Indonesia. Habitat: marine.

elongatus, Pomacentrus Seale [A.] 1910:518, Pl. 12 (fig. 2) [The Philippine Journal of Science Section A v. 4 (no. 6) (for 1909); ref. 4000] Limbones Cove at entrance to Manila Bay, Luzon Island, Philippines. Holotype: BSMP 2214 (destroyed in WWII). Paratypes: BSMP 2212 (1) and 2213 (1) (destroyed in WWII). •Synonym of Pomacentrus tripunctatus Cuvier 1830 -- (Allen 1991:251 [ref. 19344], Kottelat 2013:379 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus tripunctatus Cuvier 1830. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

emamo, Pomacentrus Lesson [R. P.] 1831:190 [Voyage autour du monde Zool. v. 2 (pt 1); ref. 2776] Bora Bora Island, Society Islands. Syntypes: whereabouts unknown. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:35 [ref. 20862]. •Synonym of Dascyllus aruanus (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Allen 1991:243 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Dascyllus aruanus (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

emarginatus, Pomacentrus Cuvier [G.] 1829:179 [Le Règne Animal (Edition 2) v. 2; ref. 995] No locality. Cuvier & Valenciennes specimens: MNHN 0000-9656 (1) Waigiou. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:22-23 [ref. 20862] with Waigiou specimen as holotype (MNHN 9656). Available from footnote 5 as : "P[omacentrus] emarginatus, Seb., III, xxvii, 26, 27, 28." Also described in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:422 [ref. 999], but on specimen from Waigiou. •Valid as Pomacentrus emarginatus Cuvier 1829 -- (Allen 1991:250 [ref. 19344], Myers 1999:185 [ref. 23965], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132] dated 1830, Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247] dated 1830). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus emarginatus Cuvier 1829. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Palau and new Guinea. Habitat: marine.

emeryi, Eupomacentrus Allen [G. R.] & Randall [J. E.] 1974:37, Fig. 1 [Tropical Fish Hobbyist v. 22 (no. 9); ref. 100] Off Christian's Point, Pitcairn Island, depth 40-60 feet. Holotype: BPBM 14245. Paratypes: AMS I.17346-001 (2); BPBM 13540 (5), 14246 (3). •Valid as Stegastes emeryi (Allen & Randall 1974) -- (Allen & Emery 1985:14 [ref. 5236], Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344], Randall 1999:20 [ref. 25829], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Randall 2005:384 [ref. 28239]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes emeryi (Allen & Randall 1974). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Oceania. Habitat: marine.

enchrysurus, Chromis Jordan [D. S.] & Gilbert [C. H.] 1882:286 [Proceedings of the United States National Museum v. 5 (no. 282); ref. 2472] Pensacola, Florida, U.S.A. Syntypes: CAS-SU 2590 (1), USNM 30871 (now 2). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:82 [ref. 12291]. •Valid as Chromis enchrysura Jordan & Gilbert 1882 -- (Robins & Ray 1986:197 [ref. 23100] as enchrysurus, Smith-Vaniz & Emery 1980:211 [ref. 22802], Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344] as enchrysurus, Boschung 1992:151 [ref. 23239] as enchrysurus, Cervigón 1992:385 [ref. 23827], Cervigón 1993:355 [ref. 24474] as enchrysurus, Moura 1995:94 [ref. 21617] as enchrysurus, Smith-Vaniz et al. 1999:284 [ref. 25013], Schmitter-Soto et al. 2000:163 [ref. 27754], Feitoza et al. 2003:69 [ref. 26943] as aff. enchrysura, Carter & Kaufman 2003:1696 [ref. 27102], Moura & Menezes in Menezes et al. 2003:91 [ref. 27192], Nelson et al. 2004:154 [ref. 27807], McEachran & Fechhelm 2005:493 [ref. 28815], Vaske et al. 2005:78 [ref. 36155], Page et al. 2013:159 [ref. 32708], Smith-Vaniz & Jelks 2014:61 [ref. 33341], Pinheiro et al. 2015:23 [ref. 34324] as aff. enchrysura). Current status: Valid as Chromis enchrysura Jordan & Gilbert 1882. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Atlantic; St. Pauls Rocks (Saint Peter and Saint Paul Archipelago). Habitat: marine.

ensifer, Sargus Gronow [L. T.] in Gray 1854:66 [Catalogue of fish collected and described by Laurence Theodore Gronow; ref. 1911] Indian Ocean. Syntypes: BMNH 1853.11.12.32 [Gronovius coll.] (1, skin). Type catalog: Wheeler 1958:227 [ref. 13434]. •Synonym of Premnas biaculeatus (Bloch 1790) -- (Wheeler 1958:227 [ref. 13434], Allen 1991:252 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Premnas biaculeatus (Bloch 1790). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

ephippium, Lutjanus Bloch [M. E.] 1790:121, Pl. 250 (fig. 2) [Naturgeschichte der ausländischen Fische v. 4; ref. 469] Tranquebar [Tharangambadi], India. Lectotype: ZMB 2766. Paralectotypes: ZMB (3, stuffed, lost). Type catalog: Paepke 1999:120 [ref. 24282]. Lectotype selected by Paepke 1999:120 [ref. 24282]. •Valid as Amphiprion ephippium (Bloch 1790) -- (Allen & Springer 1975:53 [ref. 20543], Allen 1991:236 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:164 [ref. 23977], Allen 2001:3347 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:44 [ref. 26830], Allen et al. 2008:112 [ref. 29750], Shibukawa 2009:203 [ref. 30449], Allen & Erdmann 2012:571 [ref. 31980]). Current status: Valid as Amphiprion ephippium (Bloch 1790). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean: Andaman Islands and Nicobar Islands, Myanmar, western Thailand, Malaysia and western Indonesia. Habitat: marine.

epigrammata, Premnas Fowler [H. W.] 1904:532, Pl. 19 (lower right fig.) [Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia. Second series. v. 12 (pt 4); ref. 1367] Padang, Sumatra, Indonesia. Holotype: ANSP 27665. Paratypes: ANSP 27667 (1). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:145 [ref. 13621]. •Synonym of Premnas biaculeatus (Bloch 1790) -- (Allen 1991:252 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Premnas biaculeatus (Bloch 1790). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

eupalama, Azurina Heller [E.] & Snodgrass [R. E.] 1903:198, Pl. 5 [Proceedings of the Washington Academy of Sciences v. 5; ref. 2089] Hood Island, Galápagos Islands. Holotype: CAS-SU 6352. Paratypes: CAS-SU 6506 (7), 6538 (9), 2299-2300 (1, 1, both missing). •Valid as Azurina eupalama Heller & Snodgrass 1903 -- (Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344], Allen & Robertson 1994:186 [ref. 22193], Schneider & Krupp in Fischer et al. 1995:1398 [ref. 22830], Grove & Lavenberg 1997:473 [ref. 24023], McCosker & Rosenblatt 2010:193 [ref. 30957]). Current status: Valid as Azurina eupalama Heller & Snodgrass 1903. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Pacific: Galápagos Islands. Habitat: marine.

exilis, Chromanthias Whitley [G. P.] 1935:233 [Records of the Australian Museum v. 19 (no. 4); ref. 4683] Nauru, Micronesia, South Pacific. Holotype: AMS I.6681. Paratypes: AMS I.21042-001 [ex I.6681] (1). •Synonym of Lepidozygus tapeinosoma (Bleeker 1856) -- (Emery 1983:1327 [ref. 5437]). Current status: Synonym of Lepidozygus tapeinosoma (Bleeker 1856). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

exilis, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] & Emery [A. R.] 1973:565, Fig. 1 [Copeia 1973 (no. 3); ref. 18898] Piis Island, Truk Group, eastern Caroline Islands, depth 30 feet. Holotype: USNM 207935. Paratypes: BMNH 1972.8.14.1-2 (2), BPBM 7780 (1), USNM 207934 (2). •Valid as Pomachromis exilis (Allen & Emery 1973) -- (Allen 1991:251 [ref. 19344], Myers 1999:187 [ref. 23965], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132] dated 1972). Current status: Valid as Pomachromis exilis (Allen & Emery 1973). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific. Habitat: marine.

expansus, Glyphidodon De Vis [C. W.] 1885:875 [Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales v. 9 (pt 4); ref. 1091] Barrier Reef, Queensland, Australia. Syntypes: QM I.953 (1, not found). •Incertae sedis in Pomacentridae -- (Allen et al. 2006:1471 [ref. 29090]). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

fakfakensis, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] & Erdmann [M. V.] 2009:123, Figs. 2-3 [Records of the Western Australian Museum v. 25 (pt 2); ref. 30681] Karawatu Island, 4°01.803'S. 133°27.711'E, Papua Barat Province, Indonesia, depth 4-5 meters. Holotype: NCIP 6329. Paratypes: NCIP 6336 (2); USNM 391618 (3); WAM P.32791-005 (2), P.32954-001 (5). •Valid as Pomacentrus fakfakensis Allen & Erdmann 2009 -- (Allen et al. 2011:41 [ref. 31134], Allen & Erdmann 2012:616 [ref. 31980], Allen et al. 2018:1 [ref. 35949], Frable & Tea 2019:328 [ref. 36783]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus fakfakensis Allen & Erdmann 2009. Pomacentridae. Distribution: West Papua (Indonesia). Habitat: marine.

fallax, Glyphidodon Peters [W. (C. H.)] 1855:456 [Bericht über die zur Bekanntmachung geeigneten Verhandlungen der Königlichen Preussischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1855; ref. 3449] Mozambique. Syntypes: ?BMNH 1861.5.2.67 (1), ZMB 2739 (3). Originally "Glyphisodon fallax n. sp. (?)". Also described as new in Peters 1855:266 [ref. 13448]. •Valid as Neopomacentrus fallax (Peters 1855) -- (Allen 1986:678 [ref. 5631]). •Questionably a synonym of Neopomacentrus taeniurus (Bleeker 1856) -- (Allen 1991:247 [ref. 19344], Kottelat 2013:378 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Uncertain as Neopomacentrus taeniurus (Bleeker 1856). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Indian Ocean: Mozambique (if valid). Habitat: marine.

fasciatus, Dascyllus Macleay [W.] 1878:361, Pl. 10 (fig. 2) [Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales v. 2 (pt 4); ref. 17573] Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia. Holotype (unique): AMS I.16357-001 [ex MAMU F825]. Type catalog: Stanbury 1969:208 [ref. 19518]. Subjectively invalid; secondarily preoccupied in Pomacentrus by Pomacentrus fasciatus Cuvier 1830; replaced by Pomacentrus darwiniensis Whitley 1928. •Synonym of Dischistodus fasciatus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344], Allen et al. 2006:1456 [ref. 29090], Larson et al. 2013:171 [ref. 32988]). Current status: Synonym of Dischistodus fasciatus (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

fasciatus, Glyphidodon antjerius var. Günther [A.] 1862:51 [Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum v. 4; ref. 1969] Ambon Island, Molucca Islands, Indonesia; Borneo. Syntypes: (3) BMNH. •Synonym of Chrysiptera biocellata (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera biocellata (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

fasciatus, Pomacentrus Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:426, Pl. 134 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Java, Indonesia. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-8141 (1), 0000-8503 (1); RMNH D1280 (1), 941 (2). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:23 [ref. 20862], Bauchot & Daget 1996:242 [ref. 22899]. •Valid as Dischistodus fasciatus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen & Swainston 1988:102 [ref. 25477], Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344], Allen 1993:25 [ref. 20780], Allen 1997:162 [ref. 23977], Johnson 1999:741 [ref. 25471], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Allen 2000:109 [ref. 25868], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Fricke & Kulbicki 2006:340 [ref. 28867], Allen & Erdmann 2012:599 [ref. 31980]). Current status: Valid as Dischistodus fasciatus (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific. Habitat: marine.

fasciatus, Sparus Gronow [L. T.] in Gray 1854:60 [Catalogue of fish collected and described by Laurence Theodore Gronow; ref. 1911] Indian Ocean. Syntypes: BMNH 1853.11.12.105 [Gronovius coll.] (1, skin). Type catalog: Wheeler 1958:227-228 [ref. 13434] but as holotype. Current status: Synonym of Abudefduf saxatilis (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

fasciolatus, Pomacentrus Ogilby [J. D.] 1889:64 [Memoirs of the Australian Museum, Sydney No. 2 (art. no. 3); ref. 18489] Lord Howe Island, southwestern Pacific. Syntypes: AMS I.1897-1902 (7). Original with types as I.1897-I.1902. •Valid as Stegastes fasciolatus (Ogilby 1889) -- (Shaklee 1984:629 [ref. 25574], Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:194 [ref. 6441], Allen & Emery 1985:15 [ref. 5236], Allen 1986:682 [ref. 5631], Allen & Swainston 1988:106 [ref. 25477], Pequeño 1989:63 [ref. 14125], Paulin et al. 1989:199 [ref. 24556], Winterbottom et al. 1989:49 [ref. 13251], Randall et al. 1990:283 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344], Francis 1993:164 [ref. 25479], Allen 1997:170 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:283 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:187 [ref. 23965], Fricke 1999:385 [ref. 24106], Randall 1999:20 [ref. 25829], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:949 [ref. 25182], Allen 2000:111 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:38 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:949 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S114 [ref. 27377], Myers & Donaldson 2003:633 [ref. 27495], Lobel & Lobel 2004:73 [ref. 27576], Randall et al. 2004:21 [ref. 27624], Heemstra et al. 2004:3325 [ref. 27945], Randall 2005:384 [ref. 28239], Mundy 2005:430 [ref. 28379], Allen et al. 2006:1470 [ref. 29090], Motomura et al. 2010:159 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:628 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:125 [ref. 33932], Duffy & Ahyong 2015:116 [ref. 36167], Stewart et al. 2015:1422 [ref. 34288], Koeda et al. 2016:71 [ref. 35333], Koeda et al. 2016:12 [ref. 35354], Fricke et al. 2019:222 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes fasciolatus (Ogilby 1889). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western, central and southern Pacific: New Ireland (Papua New Guinea), Coral Sea, New Caledonia, Lord Howe Island, Norfolk Island and Kermadec Islands east to Hawaiian Islands and Easter Island, north to southern Japan, Ryukyu Islands and Wake Atoll, south to Tonga and Rapa. Habitat: marine.

fatuhivae, Chromis Randall [J. E.] 2001:96, Fig. 3 [Copeia 2001 (no. 1); ref. 25124] Off point at north end of Hanauu Bay, Fatu Hiva, Marquesas Islands, depth 18-21 meters. Holotype: BPBM 11766. Paratypes: BPBM 38687 (1), MNHN 2000-5 (1), USNM 359631 (1). •Valid as Chromis fatuhivae Randall 2001 -- (Randall 2005:356 [ref. 28239], Delrieu-Trottin et al. 2015:7 [ref. 33988]). Current status: Valid as Chromis fatuhivae Randall 2001. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Marquesas Islands. Habitat: marine.

favrectus, Labrus Nardo [G. D.] (ex Chiereghini) 1847:col. 123 [Sinonimia moderna delle specie registrate nell' opera intitolata: ...; ref. 17994] Not available, Chiereghini name mentioned in synonymy of Heliases chromis. Also not available from Ninni 1872:64 [ref. 17995] where Chiereghini manuscript is quoted but name not treated as valid and is spelled fabrectus. Pomacentridae.

fieldi, Chromis Randall [J. E.] & DiBattista [J. D.] 2013:5, Figs. 4-9 [aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology v. 19 (no. 1); ref. 32432] West coast off Medine (north of Flic en Flac), Mauritius, depth 30 meters. Holotype: BPBM 20241. Paratypes: Many at BPBM, CAS, HUJ, ROM, SAIAB, USNM. •Valid as Chromis fieldi Randall & DiBattista 2013 -- (Fricke et al. 2018:263 [ref. 35805], Golani & Fricke 2018:113 [ref. 36273], Zajonz et al. 2019:85 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Chromis fieldi Randall & DiBattista 2013. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, Indian Ocean: East Africa, South Africa, Socotra, Seychelles, Comoros, Madagascar and Mascarenes east to western Indonesia. Habitat: marine.

filamentosus, Gliphidodon Macleay [W.] 1882:365 [Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales v. 7 (pt 3); ref. 17585] New Guinea. Holotype (unique): MAMU (whereabouts unknown). Original genus should have been Glyphidodon. Not Allen & Swainston 1988 [ref. 25477] per Allen et al. 2017 [ref. 35693]. •Valid as Neopomacentrus filamentosus (Macleay 1882) -- (Allen & Swainston 1988:102 [ref. 25477], Allen 1991:247 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:160 [ref. 23977], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Allen 2000:110 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132] dated 1833, Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830] as filamentous, Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Randall 2005:373 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1460 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2012:607 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:120 [ref. 33932], Allen et al. 2017:3, 8 [ref. 35693], Fricke et al. 2019:217 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Neopomacentrus filamentosus (Macleay 1882). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Andaman Sea and Indonesia east to Philippines and New Ireland (Papua New Guinea), south to Australia and to Solomon Islands. Habitat: marine.

filamentosus, Labrus Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1801:430, 477, Pl. 18 (fig. 2) [Histoire naturelle des poissons (Lacepède) v. 3; ref. 2710] Gulf of India [South America?]. No types known. Type catalog: Bauchot 1963:97 [ref. 19171]. Based on a Commerson drawing. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

filholi, Glyphisodon Sauvage [H.-E.] 1879:207 [Bulletin de la Société philomathique de Paris (7th Série) v. 3; ref. 13259] Fiji Islands. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-9895 (2). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:11 [ref. 20862]. •Synonym of Chrysiptera unimaculata (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:243 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera unimaculata (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

filiapes, Demoisellea Fowler [H. W.] 1944:158, Fig. 219 [Monographs of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia No. 6; ref. 1448] St. Andrews Island [San Andrés Island], West Indies. Holotype (unique): ANSP 70110. Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:145 [ref. 13621]. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

filifer, Abudefduf Weber [M.] 1913:348, Fig. 74 [Die Fische der Siboga-Expedition; ref. 4602] Feer, Hoch-Kei Island, Indonesia, Siboga station 263. Holotype (unique): ZMA 109435. Type catalog: Nijssen et al. 1982:83 [ref. 19236]. •Synonym of Neoglyphidodon nigroris (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:246 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Neoglyphidodon nigroris (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

fimbriata, Perca Cabrera y Corro [A.], Pérez [L.] & Hänseler [F.] in Machado 1857:24 [Catálogo de los peces que habitán ó frecuentan las costas de Cadiz y Huelva con inclusion de los del Rio Guadalquivir.; ref. 17320] Western Andalusia, near Cádiz, Spain, eastern Atlantic. No types known. Name only; not available. Name from Cabrera y Corro, Pérez & Hänseler 1817:7 [ref. 17319], apparently an unpublished work. Also appeared as name only in Graells 1887:181 [ref. 30438]. •In the synonymy of Chromis chromis (Linnaeus 1758). Current status: Synonym of Chromis chromis (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae.

fimbriata, Perca Cabrera y Corro [A.], Pérez [L.] & Hänseler [F.] 1817:7 [Lista de los peces del mar de Andalucía; ref. 17319] Western Andalusia, near Cádiz, Spain, eastern Atlantic. No types known. Name only, not available. Possibly an unpublished work. See also Perca fimbriata Cabrera y Corro, Pérez & Hänseler in Machado 1857:24 [ref. 17320]. •In the synonymy of Chromis chromis (Linnaeus 1758). Current status: Synonym of Chromis chromis (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae.

flavapicis, Chromis Randall [J. E.] 2001:99, Figs. 4-6 [Copeia 2001 (no. 1); ref. 25124] Off point at north end of Hanauu Bay, steep rocky drop-off near shore, Fatu Hiva, Marquesas Islands, depth 12-23 meters. Holotype: BPBM 11776. Paratypes: AMS I.39935-001 (1); BMNH 11803 (14), 11928 (3), 38508 (1); CAS 210417 (1); MNHN 2000-7 (1); NSMT-P 57705 (1); USNM 359632 (1). •Valid as Chromis flavapicis Randall 2001 -- (Randall 2005:357 [ref. 28239]). Current status: Valid as Chromis flavapicis Randall 2001. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Marquesas Islands. Habitat: marine.

flavaxilla, Chromis Randall [J. E.] 1994:40, Figs. 1-3 [Revue française d'Aquariologie Herpétologie v. 21 (nos 1-2); ref. 21604] Um-aabak, Dahklak Archipelago, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Red Sea. Holotype: BPBM 36414. Paratypes: BMNH 1994.7.22.2 (1); BPBM 21459 (1), 27458 (5), 28001 (3), 33289 (1), 35700 (3), 36415 (19); HUJ 6370 (2), 12849 (3), 13126 (41), 13137 (19); USNM 275705 (67), 275710 (6), 275714 (1); WAM P.25991-008 (2), P.26461-004 (9). Type catalog: Golani 2006:28-29 [ref. 28840], Moore et al. 2008:31 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Chromis flavaxilla Randall 1994 -- (Randall 1995:260 [ref. 22896], Carpenter et al. 1997:196 [ref. 23922], Myers 1999:178 [ref. 23965], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Golani & Fricke 2018:113 [ref. 36273], Jawad et al. 2018:119 [ref. 36262], Eagderi et al. 2019:95 [ref. 37020], Zajonz et al. 2019:85 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Chromis flavaxilla Randall 1994. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, northwestern Indian Ocean: Gulf of Aden, Socotra, Gulf of Oman, Persian Gulf. Habitat: marine.

flavicauda, Heliastes Günther [A.] 1880:7, Pl. 30 (fig. D) [Report on the shore fishes procured during the voyage of H. M. S. Challenger in the years 1873-1876 v. 1 (pt 6); ref. 2011] Off Pernambuco, Brazil, Challenger station 122, depth 30 fathoms. Holotype (unique): BMNH 1879.5.14.7. Original genus should have been Heliases. •Valid as Chromis flavicauda (Günther 1880) -- (Smith-Vaniz & Emery 1980:205 [ref. 22802], Robins & Ray 1986:198 [ref. 23100], Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344], Cervigón 1992:385 [ref. 23827], Moura 1995:94 [ref. 21617], Andreata & Séret 1996:587 [ref. 16204], Smith-Vaniz et al. 1999:284 [ref. 25013], Gasparini & Floeter 2001:1645 [ref. 25634], Carter & Kaufman 2003:1696 [ref. 27102], Moura & Menezes in Menezes et al. 2003:91 [ref. 27192], Pinheiro et al. 2015:23 [ref. 34324]). Current status: Valid as Chromis flavicauda (Günther 1880). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Atlantic. Habitat: marine.

flavicauda, Pomacentrus Whitley [G. P.] 1928:297, Fig. 1 [Records of the Australian Museum v. 16 (no. 6); ref. 4663] North-west Islet, Capricorn Group, Queensland, Australia. Holotype (unique): AMS IA.2598. •Synonym of Pomacentrus chrysurus Cuvier 1830 -- (Randall et al. 1990:277 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:249 [ref. 19344], Randall 2005:379 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1465 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus chrysurus Cuvier 1830. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

flavicaudus, Dascyllus Randall [H. A.] & Allen [G. R.] 1977:375, Fig. 11 [Records of the Australian Museum v. 31 (no. 9); ref. 6482] Reef of Haurei Bay, Rapa, about 27°45'S, 144°30'W, southern Pacific, depth 90 feet. Holotype: BPBM 13031. Paratypes: AMS I.19109-001 (2); BPBM 6886 (2), 7192 (4), 13102 (5), 16568 (6), 16646 (5), 16926 (1); CAS 38525-33 (2, 1, 2, 3, 1, 1, 23, 1, 5); MNHN 1976-0101 (2); USNM 216381 (3); WAM P.25578-001 (2). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:7 [ref. 20862], Hutchins & Smith 1991:29 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:32 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Dascyllus flavicaudus Randall & Allen 1977 -- (Allen 1991:243 [ref. 19344], Randall 1999:19 [ref. 25829], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132] dated 1974, Randall 2005:368 [ref. 28239], Fricke & Kulbicki 2006:340 [ref. 28867]). Current status: Valid as Dascyllus flavicaudus Randall & Allen 1977. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific to south-central Pacific. Habitat: marine.

flavilatus, Amblyglyphidodon Allen [G. R.] & Randall [J. E.] 1981:(6) 14, Figs. 4-5 [Israel Journal of Zoology v. 29 (nos 1/3) (for 1980); ref. 8760] Taba, 3 kilometers south of H. Steinitz Marine Laboratory, Egypt, Gulf of Aqaba, Rea Sea, depth 14 meters. Holotype: BPBM 13398. Paratypes: BMNH 1976.9.20.8-9 (2); BPBM 14671 (1), 18121 (1), 19892 (1), 20347 (1), 20474 (2); HUJ 8372 (1); MNHN 1976-0119 (2), 1977-0454 (2); USNM 216478 (13); WAM P.25619-001 (2). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:3 [ref. 20862], Hutchins & Smith 1991:28 [ref. 19335], Golani 2006:28 [ref. 28840], Moore et al. 2008:31 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Amblyglyphidodon flavilatus Allen & Randall 1981 -- (Dor 1984:180 [ref. 29757], Allen 1991:235 [ref. 19344], Goren & Dor 1994:49 [ref. 25356], Allen & Randall 2002:144 [ref. 26191], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], DiBattista et al. 2015:21 [ref. 35706], Bogorodsky & Randall 2018:[16] 254 [ref. 36492], Golani & Fricke 2018:113 [ref. 36273]). Current status: Valid as Amblyglyphidodon flavilatus Allen & Randall 1981. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, northwestern Indian Ocean: Gulf of Aden. Habitat: marine.

flavilatus, Pomacentrus Gill [T. N.] 1862:148 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 14 (nos 3-4); ref. 1662] Cape San Lucas, Baja California, Mexico. Holotype (unique): not identified. Possible unique holotype in: USNM 3671 (3). MCZ 36023 (1) is not the type. •Valid as Stegastes flavilatus (Gill 1862) -- (Allen & Woods 1980:176 [ref. 6919], Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344], Allen & Robertson 1994:191 [ref. 22193], Schneider & Krupp in Fischer et al. 1995:1403 [ref. 22830], Grove & Lavenberg 1997:482 [ref. 24023], Novelli et al. 2000:6 [ref. 25094], Thomson et al. 2000:158 [ref. 25640], Nelson et al. 2004:154 [ref. 27807], McCosker & Rosenblatt 2010:193 [ref. 30957], Page et al. 2013:159 [ref. 32708], Galván-Villa et al. 2016:147 [ref. 34871], Fourriére et al. 2016:447 [ref. 34668], Del Moral-Flores et al. 2016:610 [ref. 34923], Romero-Berny et al. 2018:92 [ref. 35859]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes flavilatus (Gill 1862). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Pacific. Habitat: marine.

flavioculus, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.], Erdmann [M. V.] & Pertiwi [P. D.] 2017:24, Figs. 1-2, 4A [Journal of the Ocean Science Foundation v. 28; ref. 35605] Fiji, Lau Archipelago, Vatoa Island, 19°48'S, 178°15'W. Holotype: WAM P.30151-001. Paratypes: ROM, USNM, WAM. •Valid as Pomacentrus flavioculus Allen, Erdmann & Pertiwi 2017. Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus flavioculus Allen, Erdmann & Pertiwi 2017. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Fiji and Tonga. Habitat: marine.

flavipectoralis, Chromis Randall [J. E.] 1988:52, Figs. 3-4 [Revue française d'Aquariologie Herpétologie v. 15 (no. 2); ref. 14252] Northern side of Pulau Putri, Seribu Islands, north of Jakarta, Java Sea, Indonesia, depth 8 meters. Holotype: BPBM 18569. Paratypes: BMNH 1988.6.2.1-2 (2); BPBM 18554 (2), 30587 (5); CAS 63207 (2); ROM 54941 (2); SAIAB [formerly RUSI] 27720 (1); USNM 270851 (10), 270853 (4); WAM P.26506-007 (5), P.26514-002 (1). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:29 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:31 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Chromis flavipectoralis Randall 1988 -- (Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Shibukawa 2009:205 [ref. 30449], Allen & Erdmann 2012:580 [ref. 31980]). Current status: Valid as Chromis flavipectoralis Randall 1988. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Maldives, Andaman Sea, Java Sea and Indonesia. Habitat: marine.

flavipinnis, Abudefduf Allen [G. R.] & Robertson [D. R.] 1974:157, Pl. 2 [Records of the Australian Museum v. 29 (no. 4); ref. 7488] Pixie Reef, Great Barrier Reef, off Cairns, Queensland, Australia, depth 20 meters. Holotype: AMS I.16481-001. Paratypes: AMS IB.4788 (1), I.15622-008 (1), I.15625-009 (13), I.15635-002 (1), I.15637-011 (1), I.15682-001 (6), I.15684-005 (6), I.16482-001 (3), I.16636-001 (1); BMNH 1972.8.14.6-7 (2); BPBM 13228 (4); MNHN 1972-0088 (2); plus more at AM Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:3 [ref. 20862]. •Valid as Chrysiptera flavipinnis (Allen & Robertson 1974) -- (Randall et al. 1990:264 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:240 [ref. 23929], Allen 1997:162 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:264 [ref. 25919], Johnson 1999:741 [ref. 25471] as cf flavipinnis, Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Allen & Bailey 2002:42 [ref. 26525], Allen et al. 2006:1453 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2012:591 [ref. 31980], Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797], Fowler et al. 2017:[4] 2252 [ref. 36358], Fricke et al. 2019:213 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera flavipinnis (Allen & Robertson 1974). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southwestern Pacific: eastern Papua New Guinea, eastern Australia south to southern New South Wales, Solomon Islands and western Coral Sea. Habitat: marine.

flaviventer, Pomacentrus Troschel [F. H.] in Müller 1865:633 (v. 3) [Reisen in den Vereinigten Staaten, Canada und Mexico; ref. 14184] Atlantic. No types known. •Synonym of Stegastes variabilis (Castelnau 1855) -- (Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes variabilis (Castelnau 1855). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

flaviventris, Plectroglyphidodon Allen [G. R.] & Randall [J. E.] 1974:44, Fig. 4 [Tropical Fish Hobbyist v. 22 (no. 9); ref. 100] Outer reef at Rangiroa, 200 meters east of Tiputa Pass, Tuamotu Archipelago, depth 30 feet. Holotype: BPBM 11258. Paratypes: AMS I.17351-001 (2); BPBM 13997 (1), 11259-61 (2, 2, 1). •Valid as Plectroglyphidodon flaviventris Allen & Randall 1974 -- (Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Randall 2005:374 [ref. 28239]). Current status: Valid as Plectroglyphidodon flaviventris Allen & Randall 1974. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Oceania. Habitat: marine.

flavoaxillaris, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.], Erdmann [M. V.] & Pertiwi [P. D.] 2017:59, Figs. 4C, 6B, 7C, 9-11 [Journal of the Ocean Science Foundation v. 25; ref. 35154] Federated States of Micronesia, Pohnpei, Ant Atoll, pinnacle reef in SE part of lagoon, 6°46.104'N, 157°59.767'E, depth 8-10 meters. Holotype: WAM P.33149-001. Paratypes: BPBM, USNM, WAM P. The third author is spelled Pertiwi and not Purtiwi [email 3/25/2017 from Benjamin Victor]. •Valid as Pomacentrus flavoaxillaris Allen, Erdmann & Pertiwi 2017 -- (Allen et al. 2017:30 [ref. 35605]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus flavoaxillaris Allen, Erdmann & Pertiwi 2017. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Federated States of Micronesia. Habitat: marine.

flavomaculatus, Chromis Kamohara [T.] 1960:5, Fig. 2 [Reports of the Usa Marine Biological Station v. 7 (no. 1); ref. 11922] Susaki, Kochi Prefecture, Japan. Holotype (unique): BSKU 8482. Type catalog: Kamohara 1961:4 [ref. 19282]. •Valid as Chromis flavomaculata Kamohara 1960 -- (Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:192 [ref. 6441] as flavomaculatus, Randall et al. 1990:258 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:237 [ref. 23929], Francis 1993:163 [ref. 25479], Randall et al. 1997:258 [ref. 25919], Francis et al. 1999:576 [ref. 24249], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:925 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:319 [ref. 25191], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:925 [ref. 26193], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:357 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1449 [ref. 29090], Motomura et al. 2010:149 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:580 [ref. 31980], Stewart et al. 2015:1413 [ref. 34288]). •Synonym of Chromis notata (Temminck & Schlegel 1843) -- (Iwatsubo & Motomura 2013:194 [ref. 33092]). Current status: Valid as Chromis flavomaculata Kamohara 1960. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Philippines and Taiwan, Ryukyu Islands and Japan; also Coral Sea, eastern Australia to New Caledonia and tip of New Zealand (if valid). Habitat: marine.

flavopurpureus, Amblyglyphidodon Allen [G. R.], Erdmann [M. V.] & Drew [J. A.] in Allen & Erdmann 2012:1126, Figs. 1-5 [Reef fishes of the East Indies.; ref. 31980] Numamuran Strait, 2°27.178'S, 134°31.832'E, Cenderawasih Bay, West Papua Province, Indonesia, depth 8-15 meters. Holotype: MZB 20578. Paratypes: MCZ 20587 (6). •Valid as Amblyglyphidodon flavopurpureus Allen, Erdmann & Drew 2012 -- (Allen & Erdmann 2012:567 [ref. 31980]) Current status: Valid as Amblyglyphidodon flavopurpureus Allen, Erdmann & Drew 2012. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Cenderawasih Bay, West Papua, Indonesia. Habitat: marine.

florulentus, Glyphidodon Günther [A.] 1862:49 [Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum v. 4; ref. 1969] Indian Ocean. Holotype (unique): BMNH 1857.2.17.5. •Synonym of Plectroglyphidodon lacrymatus (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Plectroglyphidodon lacrymatus (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

formosanus, Pomacentrus Fowler [H. W.] & Bean [B. A.] 1922:46, Fig. 4 [Proceedings of the United States National Museum v. 62 (no. 2448); ref. 1473] Kaohsiung [Takao], Taiwan. Holotype (unique): USNM 76644. Type catalog: Ho & Shao 2011:49 [ref. 31432]. •Synonym of Teixeirichthys jordani (Rutter 1897) -- (Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344], Ho & Shao 2011:49 [ref. 31432]). Current status: Synonym of Teixeirichthys jordani (Rutter 1897). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

fowleri, Mycrospathodon Silvester [C. F.] 1915:216 [Carnegie Institution of Washington Year Book No. 14; ref. 4027] Coral reef off Guanica harbor, Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea. Holotype: PU 3060. Paratypes: PU (5). Original genus should have been Microspathodon. •Synonym of Microspathodon chrysurus (Cuvier 1830) -- (D. Hensley, pers. comm. 8/2005). Current status: Synonym of Microspathodon chrysurus (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

fraenatus, Chromis Araga [C.] & Yoshino [T.] in Masuda, Araga & Yoshino 1975:286, Pl. 96 (fig. J) [Coastal fishes of southern Japan; ref. 2902] Reef off Minabe, Wakayama Prefecture, Japan, depth about 30 meters. Holotype: SMBL 72067 [not found at FAKU]. Paratypes: SMBL 73391 (1) [not found at FAKU]. •Synonym of Chromis mirationis Tanaka 1917 -- (Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344], Tea et al. 2019:251 [ref. 36651]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis mirationis Tanaka 1917. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

fragoris, Chromis Whitley [G. P.] 1964:185, Fig. 13 [Records of the Australian Museum v. 26 (no. 5); ref. 3772] Lihou Atoll, Coral Sea. Holotype: AMS IB.4935. Paratypes: AMS IB.4936-37 (1, 27), IB.4942-43 (1, 1) •Synonym of Chromis amboinensis (Bleeker 1871) -- (Allen 1991:238 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis amboinensis (Bleeker 1871). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

freemani, Pomacentrus Beebe [W.] & Tee-Van [J.] 1928:196, Fig. [Zoologica, Scientific Contributions of the New York Zoological Society v. 10 (no. 1); ref. 15836] Sand Cay, Port-au-Prince Bay, Haiti, West Indies. Holotype: USNM 170898 [ex NYZS 7269]. Paratypes: USNM 170897 [ex NYZS 7347] (6), 170898 [ex NYZS 7269] (1). Type catalog: Mead 1958:134 [ref. 20648]. •Synonym of Stegastes partitus (Poey 1868) -- (Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes partitus (Poey 1868). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

frenatus, Amphiprion Brevoort [J. C.] 1856:263 [11], Pl. 6 (fig. 4) [Notes on some figures of Japanese fish taken from recent specimens by the artists of the U. S. Japan Expedition. Pp. 253-288, Pls. 3-12 (color) In: M. C. Perry, Narrative of the Expedition of an American Squadron to the China Seas and Japan.; ref. 17284] Naha, Okinawa Island, Ryukyu Islands, Japan. Neotype: USNM 71702. On p. 11 of separate. Based on a drawing. Neotype listed in USNM database, but location of designation not found; not designated here. •Valid as Amphiprion frenatus Brevoort 1856 -- (Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:191 [ref. 6441], Allen 1991:236 [ref. 19344], Mohsin & Ambak 1996:467 [ref. 27969], Allen 1997:164 [ref. 23977], Chen et al. 1997:143 [ref. 26476], Myers 1999:176 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:919 [ref. 25182], Sadovy & Cornish 2000:192 [ref. 25480], Allen 2000:108 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3348 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:919 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:44 [ref. 26830], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Allen et al. 2008:112 [ref. 29750], Ogihara et al. 2009:199 [ref. 30934], Allen & Erdmann 2012:571 [ref. 31980], Koeda et al. 2016:66 [ref. 35333], Koeda et al. 2016:10 [ref. 35354]). Current status: Valid as Amphiprion frenatus Brevoort 1856. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Singapore, Malaysia, Brunei, Thailand, Vietnam, western Indonesia, Philippines, China, Taiwan and southern Japan. Habitat: marine.

frenatus, Heliases Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:498 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Guam, Mariana Islands, western Pacific. Syntypes: MNHN A-0253 (3), MNHN 0000-5744 (4). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:17 [ref. 20862]. Not available, on Official Index (Opinion 1563). •In the synonymy of Chromis caerulea (Cuvier 1830) -- (Dor 1984:181 [ref. 29757]). •In the synonymy of Chromis viridis (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:241 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis viridis (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae.

frenatus, Pomacentrus De Vis [C. W.] 1885:874 [Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales v. 9 (pt 4); ref. 1091] Cardwell, Queensland, Australia. Holotype (unique): QM I.1366. •Synonym of Dischistodus perspicillatus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344], Allen et al. 2006:1457 [ref. 29090], Kottelat 2013:377 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Dischistodus perspicillatus (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

frontatus, Microspathodon Emery [A. R.] 1970:294, Figs. 1, 3 [Studies in Tropical Oceanography (Miami) No. 4 (pt 2); ref. 7735] Annobón Island, Isla la Piramide near town of Ambo, Equatorial Guinea, Gulf of Guinea. Holotype: USNM 202500. Paratypes: ANSP 111216 (5); FMNH 74356-8 (24, 5, 6); UF 223693 [ex UMML 23693] (9), ?UF 223984 [ex UMML 23984] (2); USNM 202501 (3). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:145 [ref. 13621], Ibarra & Stewart 1987:57 [ref. 12367]. •Valid as Microspathodon frontatus Emery 1970 -- (Allen 1991:245 [ref. 19344], Afonso et al. 1999:77 [ref. 25466], Wirtz et al. 2007:37 [ref. 30263], Edwards in Carpenter & De Angelis 2016:2726 [ref. 34618], Almeida & Alves 2019:271 [ref. 37097]). Current status: Valid as Microspathodon frontatus Emery 1970. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Atlantic: Ghana; Annobón Island (Equatorial Guinea); São Tomé and Principe. Habitat: marine.

fuliginosus, Abudefduf Smith [J. L. B.] 1960:339, Fig. 6 [Ichthyological Bulletin, Department of Ichthyology, Rhodes University No. 19; ref. 11949] Mozambique, western Indian Ocean. Holotype: SAIAB [formerly RUSI] 61. Paratypes: SAIAB [formerly RUSI] 792-793 (1, 2). •Valid as Neopomacentrus fuliginosus (Smith 1960) -- (Allen 1986:678 [ref. 5631], Allen 1991:247 [ref. 19344], Fricke 1999:379 [ref. 24106], Fricke et al. 2013:264 [ref. 32706], Fricke et al. 2018:269 [ref. 35805]). Current status: Valid as Neopomacentrus fuliginosus (Smith 1960). Pomacentridae. Distribution: East Africa to Madagascar and Mauritius (Mascarenes). Habitat: marine.

fumeus, Pomacentrus Tanaka [S.] 1917:9 [Dobutsugaku Zasshi = Zoological Magazine Tokyo v. 29 (no. 339); ref. 4329] Fish market in Nagasaki, Japan. Holotype (unique): ZUMT 7278. •Valid as Chromis fumea (Tanaka 1917) -- (Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:192 [ref. 6441] as fumeus, Allen & Swainston 1988:104 [ref. 25477], Paulin et al. 1989:198 [ref. 24556], Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:237 [ref. 23929], Francis 1993:163 [ref. 25479], Senou et al. 1994:4 [ref. 24348], Lee & Kim 1996:30 [ref. 25726], Allen 1997:166 [ref. 23977], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:922 [ref. 25182], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:922 [ref. 26193], Youn 2002:364, 633 [ref. 26218] as fumeus, Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Randall 2005:358 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1449 [ref. 29090], Ho & Shao 2011: 48 [ref. 31432], Allen & Erdmann 2012:581 [ref. 31980], Larson et al. 2013:170 [ref. 32988], Song et al. 2013:257 [ref. 36297], Stewart et al. 2015:1414 [ref. 34288]). Current status: Valid as Chromis fumea (Tanaka 1917). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: southern Japan, Ryukyu Islands, south to Malaysia anbd Indonesia, Australia and northern New Zealand. Habitat: marine.

furcatus, Pomacentrus Thiollière [V. J. de l'I.] in Montrouzier 1857:479 [201] [Annales de la Société d'Agriculture, Histoire Naturelle et Arts Utiles de Lyon (sér. 2) v. 8 (1856); ref. 17789] Woodlark Island, South Pacific. No types known. On p. 201 of reprint. Appeared originally as Pomacentrus? furcatus. •Synonym of Pomacentrus pavo (Bloch 1787) -- (Allen 1991:250 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus pavo (Bloch 1787). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

fusca, Daya jerdoni var. McCulloch [A. R.] 1921:171, Pl. 9 (fig. 2) [Memoirs of the Queensland Museum v. 7; ref. 15318] Southern Queensland, Australia. Holotype: AMS IA.148. Paratypes: (several) AMS IA 144 (1), IA.146 (1); QM I.3579 [ex AMS]. •Synonym of Pristotis jerdoni (Day 1873) -- (Allen 1991:252 [ref. 19344]). •Synonym of Pristotis obtusirostris (Günther 1862) -- (Allen et al. 2006:1469 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Synonym of Pristotis obtusirostris (Günther 1862). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

fuscidorsalis, Pomachromis Allen [G. R.] & Randall [J. E.] 1974:48, Fig. 5 [Tropical Fish Hobbyist v. 22 (no. 9); ref. 100] Teavaraa Pass, Papara, Tahiti, Society Islands, depth 20 feet. Holotype: BPBM 6883. Paratypes: AMS I.17352-001 (2); BMNH 1973.10.17.1 (1); BPBM 8436 (2), 14247 (1); USNM 211290 (1). •Valid as Pomachromis fuscidorsalis Allen & Randall 1974 -- (Allen 1991:251 [ref. 19344], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Randall 2005:382 [ref. 28239]). Current status: Valid as Pomachromis fuscidorsalis Allen & Randall 1974. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Oceania. Habitat: marine.

fusciventer, Amphiprion Bennett [E. T.] 1832:165 [Proceedings of the Committee of Science and Correspondence of the Zoological Society of London 1830-31 (pt 1); ref. 4944] Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean. Holotype (unique): BMNH 1856.2.15.10. •Synonym of Amphiprion chrysogaster Cuvier 1830 -- (Allen 1991:236 [ref. 19344] dated 1831, Fricke 1999:369 [ref. 24106]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion chrysogaster Cuvier 1830. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

fuscocaudatus, Amphiprion Allen [G. R.] 1972:134, Figs. 64-65 [The Anemonefishes; ref. 15845] Beacon Island, off Port Victoria, Seychelles, depth 40-50 feet. Holotype: ANSP 109813. Paratypes: ANSP 109814 (1), BPBM 10841 [not 10491] (1). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:146 [ref. 13621]. •Valid as Amphiprion fuscocaudatus Allen 1972 -- (Allen 1991:236 [ref. 19344], Astakhov 1996:843 [ref. 24669], den Hartog 1997:181 [ref. 25515]). Current status: Valid as Amphiprion fuscocaudatus Allen 1972. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Indian Ocean. Habitat: marine.

fuscus, Pomacentrus Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:432 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Brazil. Holotype (unique): MNHN 0000-8281. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:23 [ref. 20862]. •Valid as Pomacentrus fuscus Cuvier 1820 -- (Robins & Ray 1986:198 [ref. 23100], Lloris & Rucabado 1990:849 [ref. 15959], Cervigón 1992:385 [ref. 23827], Cervigón 1993:360 [ref. 24474]). •Valid as Stegastes fuscus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344], Boschung 1992:151 [ref. 23239], Gasparini et al. 1999:6 [ref. 24182], Smith-Vaniz et al. 1999:287 [ref. 25013], Novelli et al. 2000:5 [ref. 25094], Carter & Kaufman 2003:1696 [ref. 27102], Moura & Menezes in Menezes et al. 2003:91 [ref. 27192], Araújo et al. 2009:67 [ref. 30310], Spier et al. 2018:15 [ref. 36103]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes fuscus (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Atlantic: Brazil. Habitat: marine.

fuscus, Pristotis Bleeker [P.] 1849:9 [Verhandelingen van het Bataviaasch Genootschap van Kunsten en Wetenschappen. v. 22 [7]; ref. 321] Boleling, northern Bali, Indonesia. No types known. •Synonym of Pomacentrus tripunctatus Cuvier 1830 -- (Allen 1991:251 [ref. 19344], Kottelat 2013:378 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus tripunctatus Cuvier 1830. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

gaimardii, Glyphisodon (Chrysiptera) Swainson [W.] 1839:216 [The natural history and classification v. 2; ref. 4303] Based on Quoy & Gaimard 1824-25: Pl. 64 (fig. 4) [ref. 3574]. •Synonym of Chrysiptera cyanea (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344] as garmardi). Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera cyanea (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

galbus, Glyphidodontops Allen [G. R.] & Randall [J. E.] 1974:40, Fig. 2 [Tropical Fish Hobbyist v. 22 (no. 9); ref. 100] South side of Ruea Point, Rapa Island, depth 14 meters. Holotype: BPBM 11244. Paratypes: AMS I.17347-001 (1), I.17348-001 (3); BMNH 1973.10.17.2-3 (2); BPBM 11150 (1), 11183 (10), 11197 (5), 11221 (9), 11232 (3), 11243 (2), 13685 (1); USNM 211293 (5). •Valid as Chrysiptera galba (Allen & Randall 1974) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344], Randall 1999:19 [ref. 25829], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Allen & Bailey 2002:42 [ref. 26525], Randall 2005:364 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera galba (Allen & Randall 1974). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southeastern Pacific. Habitat: marine.

gascoynei, Pseudopomacentrus Whitley [G. P.] 1964:173, Fig. 7 [Records of the Australian Museum v. 26 (no. 5); ref. 3772] Kenn Reef, Coral Sea. Holotype: AMS IB.4987. Paratypes: AMS IB.4856 (1), IB.4950 (1), IB.4984-86 (1, 1, 1), IB.4988-89 (1, 1). •Valid as Stegastes gascoynei (Whitley 1964) -- (Allen & Emery 1985:17 [ref. 5236], Paulin et al. 1989:199 [ref. 24556], Randall et al. 1990:284 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:242 [ref. 23929], Francis 1993:164 [ref. 25479], Randall et al. 1997:284 [ref. 25919], Johnson 1999:742 [ref. 25471], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Randall 2005:385 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1470 [ref. 29090], Duffy & Ahyong 2015:116 [ref. 36167], Francis & Duffy 2015:483 [ref. 36161], Stewart et al. 2015:1423 [ref. 34288]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes gascoynei (Whitley 1964). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southwestern Pacific: Coral Sea to Kermadec Islands. Habitat: marine.

geant, Glyphisodon Liénard [F.] 1839:35 [Rapport Annuel sur les travaux de la Société d'Histoire Naturelle de l'Ile Maurice No. 10; ref. 17536] Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean. Name not available, vernacular name only, as 'Glyphisodon géant'. For comments on authorship see Monod 1976:21, 22 [ref. 30339]. •Questionable a synonym of Abudefduf sordidus (Forsskål 1775) -- (Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344] as Glyphisodon gigas, Kottelat 2013:376 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Abudefduf sordidus (Forsskål 1775). Pomacentridae.

geminospilus, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] 1993:23, Figs. 3-4 [Revue française d'Aquariologie Herpétologie v. 20 (no. 1); ref. 20780] Pass between Bodgaya and Bohaydulong Islands, Sabah, Borneo, Malaysia, about 4°34'N, 118°46'E, depth 10-12 meters. Holotype: WAM P.30409-006. Paratypes: WAM P.30409-001 (7). Type catalog: Moore et al. 2008:34 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Pomacentrus geminospilus Allen 1993 -- (Allen 2000:111 [ref. 25868], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Allen & Erdmann 2012:617 [ref. 31980]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus geminospilus Allen 1993. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Malaysia and Philippines. Habitat: marine.

gibbosus, Premnas Castelnau [F. L.] 1875:34 [Official Record, containing Introduction, Catalogues, Official Awards of the Commissioners, Report and Recommendations of the Experts, and Essays and Statistics on the Social and Economic Resources of the Colony of Victoria.; ref. 768] Cape York, Queensland, Australia. Holotype (unique): MNHN (not found). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:36 [ref. 20862]. •Synonym of Premnas biaculeatus (Bloch 1790) -- (Allen 1991:252 [ref. 19344], Allen et al. 2006:1469 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Synonym of Premnas biaculeatus (Bloch 1790). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

gigas, Glyphisodon Allen [G. R.] (ex Liénard) 1991:234 [Damselfishes of the world; ref. 19344] Name published in synonymy in Allen and without diagnosis and not available. Appeared first in French vernacular as 'Glyphisodon géant' in Liénard 1839:35 [ref. 17536] from Mauritius. •Questionably in the synonymy of Abudefduf sordidus (Forsskål 1775) -- (Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344], Kottelat 2013:376 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Uncertain as Abudefduf sordidus (Forsskål 1775). Pomacentridae.

gilli, Pomacentrus Gilbert [C. H.] & Starks [E. C.] 1904:141, Pl. 22 (fig. 44) [Memoirs of the California Academy of Sciences v. 4; ref. 1639] Panama. Holotype: CAS-SU 6803. Paratypes: (12) BMNH 1903.5.15.85 (1), MCZ 29453 (1), CAS-SU 6906 (5), USNM 50388 (1), ZMB 15993 [ex SU] (1). Holotype established in caption to Pl. 22. •Synonym of Stegastes flavilatus (Gill 1862) -- (Allen & Woods 1980:176 [ref. 6919], Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes flavilatus (Gill 1862). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

giti, Chrysiptera Allen [G. R.] & Erdmann [M. V.] 2008:173, Figs. 1-3 [aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology v. 13 (nos 3-4); ref. 29484] Teluk Sebakor, 3°16'58.36"S, 132°44'17.16"E, Fak Fak Peninsula, Papua Barat Province, Indonesia, depth 6-10 meters. Holotype: NCIP 6332. Paratypes: NCIP 6333 (3), USNM 391568 (2), WAM P.32810-002 (3). Treated as a noun in apposition. •Valid as Chrysiptera giti Allen & Erdmann 2008 -- (Allen & Erdmann 2012:591 [ref. 31980], Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797], Allen et al. 2015:80 [ref. 34110], Allen et al. 2017:12 [ref. 35595]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera giti Allen & Erdmann 2008. Pomacentridae. Distribution: West Papua (Indonesia) and Sulawesi. Habitat: marine.

glaucus, Glyphisodon Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:475 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Guam, Mariana Islands, western Pacific. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-8371 (2). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:11 [ref. 20862]. •Valid as Chrysiptera glauca (Cuvier 1830) -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:198 [ref. 6441], Allen 1986:676 [ref. 5631], Winterbottom et al. 1989:47 [ref. 13251], Randall et al. 1990:264 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344], Francis 1993:163 [ref. 25479], Krishnan & Mishra 1994:293 [ref. 24014], Allen 1997:162 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:264 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:182 [ref. 23965], Fricke 1999:374 [ref. 24106], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:939 [ref. 25182], Sakai et al. 2001:102 [ref. 25693], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:939 [ref. 26193], Allen & Bailey 2002:42 [ref. 26525], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Myers & Donaldson 2003:633 [ref. 27495], Lobel & Lobel 2004:73 [ref. 27576], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Heemstra et al. 2004:3324 [ref. 27945], Randall 2005:364 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1453 [ref. 29090], Fricke et al. 2009:79 [ref. 30213], Shibukawa 2009:207 [ref. 30449], Motomura et al. 2010:152 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:591 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2013:264 [ref. 32706], Fricke et al. 2014:118 [ref. 33932], Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797], Koeda et al. 2016:68 [ref. 35333], Fricke et al. 2018:267 [ref. 35805], Arndt & Fricke 2019:26 [ref. 36883], Fricke et al. 2019:213 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera glauca (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: South Africa, East Africa, Mozambique Channel, Seychelles, Madagascar and Mascarenes east to Wake Atoll, Line Islands and Gambier Islands, north to southern Japan, south to Western Australia, Lord Howe Island, New Caledonia and Tonga. Habitat: marine.

grammorhynchus, Pomacentrus Fowler [H. W.] 1918:44, Fig. 17 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 70; ref. 1396] Philippines. Holotype: ANSP 47518. Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:146 [ref. 13621]. •Valid as Pomacentrus grammorhynchus Fowler 1918 -- (Randall et al. 1990:277 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:250 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:172 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:277 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:185 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:325 [ref. 25191], Allen 2000:111 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:140 [ref. 27510], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Allen et al. 2006:1465 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2012:617 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:123 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:220 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus grammorhynchus Fowler 1918. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: South China Sea and eastern Indonesia east to Philippines and Papua New Guinea, north to Taiwan, south to northern Australia and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

grandidieri, Pomacentrus Steindachner [F.] 1891:174 [Anzeiger der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Wien, Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Classe v. 28 (18); ref. 12571] Madagascar. Syntypes: NMW 70639 (2). Species illustrated and described in more detail in Steindachner 1891:372, Pl. 2 (fig. 3) [ref. 4236]. •Synonym of Pomacentrus sulfureus Klunzinger 1871 -- (Allen 1991:251 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus sulfureus Klunzinger 1871. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

guamensis, Pomachromis Allen [G. R.] & Larson [H. K.] 1975:(123) 124, Fig. 1 [Micronesica v. 11 (no. 1); ref. 8004] Off Tanguisson Point, Guam, Mariana Islands, western Pacific, depth 35 feet. Holotype: USNM 213576 [ex UGM 4340]. Paratypes: UGM 4457 (1). •Valid as Pomachromis guamensis Allen & Larson 1975 -- (Allen 1991:251 [ref. 19344], Myers 1999:187 [ref. 23965], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Myers & Donaldson 2003:633 [ref. 27495]). Current status: Valid as Pomachromis guamensis Allen & Larson 1975. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific. Habitat: marine.

gunting, Chromis Arango [B. G.], Pinheiro [H. T.], Rocha [C.], Greene [B. D.], Pyle [R. L.], Copus [J. M.], Shepherd [B.] & Rocha [L. A.] 2019:3, Figs. 1a-c [ZooKeys No. 835; ref. 36621] Layaglayag point, Batangas, Philippines, 13°41'22.74"N, 120°50'12.46"E, depth 100 meters. Holotype: PNM 15357. Paratype: CAS 242328. •Valid as Chromis gunting Arango, Pinheiro, Rocha, Greene, Pyle, Copus, Shepherd & Rocha 2019. Current status: Valid as Chromis gunting Arango, Pinheiro, Rocha, Greene, Pyle, Copus, Shepherd & Rocha 2019. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Verde Island Passage, Philippines. Habitat: marine.

hainanensis, Paramphiprion Wang [K.-F.] 1941:89 [Contributions from the Biological Laboratory of the Science Society of China. (Zoological Series) v. 15 (no. 6); ref. 4583] Hainan Island, China. Holotype (unique): ? SSCN. •Synonym of Amphiprion polymnus (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion polymnus (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

hainanensis, Pomacentrus Wang [K.-F.] 1941:94 [Contributions from the Biological Laboratory of the Science Society of China. (Zoological Series) v. 15 (no. 6); ref. 4583] Hainan Island, China. Holotype (unique): ? SSCN. •Synonym of Pomacentrus pavo (Bloch 1787) -- (Allen 1991:250 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus pavo (Bloch 1787). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

hamyi, Pomacentrus Rochebrune [A. T. de] 1880:165 [Bulletin de la Société philomathique de Paris (7th Série) v. 4; ref. 3790] Casamance River, Senegal. Holotype (unique): lost. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:35 [ref. 20862] with Sauvage as author. •Valid as Pomacentrus hamyi Rochebrune 1880 -- (Lloris & Rucabado 1990:849 [ref. 15959]). •Questionable synonym of Stegastes imbricatus Jenyns 1840 -- (Edwards 1986:203 [ref. 9152], Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Uncertain as Stegastes imbricatus Jenyns 1840. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

hangganan, Chromis Arango [B. G.], Pinheiro [H. T.], Rocha [C.], Greene [B. D.], Pyle [R. L.], Copus [J. M.], Shepherd [B.] & Rocha [L. A.] 2019:6, Figs. 2a-b [ZooKeys No. 835; ref. 36621] Lubang Island, Philippines, 13°45'44.71"N, 120°07'38.31"E, depth 130 meters. Holotype: PNM 15358. Paratype: CAS 243205. •Valid as Chromis hangganan Arango, Pinheiro, Rocha, Greene, Pyle, Copus, Shepherd & Rocha 2019. Current status: Valid as Chromis hangganan Arango, Pinheiro, Rocha, Greene, Pyle, Copus, Shepherd & Rocha 2019. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Lubang Island, Philippines. Habitat: marine.

hanni, Chaetodon abudafur var. Forsskål [P. S.] 1775:65, xiii [Descriptiones animalium (Forsskål); ref. 1351] No locality stated (Red Sea). No types known. •Synonym of Abudefduf bengalensis (Bloch 1787) -- (Dor 1984:179 [ref. 29757]). Current status: Synonym of Abudefduf bengalensis (Bloch 1787). Pomacentridae. Habitat: brackish, marine.

hanui, Chromis Randall [J. E.] & Swerdloff [S. N.] 1973:338, Figs. 6-7 [Pacific Science v. 27 (no. 4); ref. 7583] Base of drop-off, Moku Manu, Oahu Island, Hawaiian Islands, depth 50 meters. Holotype: BPBM 7966. Paratypes: AMS I.16765-001 (2); BMNH 1972.12.5.1-2 (2); BPBM 4460 (1), 6351 (2), 7405 (40), 7931 (4), 9774 (9), 13764 (1); CAS 15913 (2); MNHN 1972-0095 (2); SAIAB [formerly RUSI] 2406 (3); USNM 208431-32 (4, 5). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:7 [ref. 20862]. •Valid as Chromis hanui Randall & Swerdloff 1973 -- (Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344], Mundy 2005:426 [ref. 28379], Randall 2007:305 [ref. 30952]). Current status: Valid as Chromis hanui Randall & Swerdloff 1973. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Hawaiian Islands. Habitat: marine.

hebardi, Pomacentrus Fowler [H. W.] 1918:46, Fig. 18 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 70; ref. 1396] Philippines. Holotype: ANSP 47519. Paratypes: ANSP 47520-25 (6). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:146 [ref. 13621]. •Synonym of Pomacentrus simsiang Bleeker 1856 -- (Allen 1991:251 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus simsiang Bleeker 1856. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

hedleyi, Glyphisodon Whitley [G. P.] 1927:20, Pl. 1 (fig. 5) [Records of the Australian Museum v. 16 (no. 1); ref. 15829] Dauco Island Reef, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea. Holotype: AMS IA.1328. Paratypes: AMS I.14545 (1), IA.2764 (1). •Synonym of Chrysiptera cyanea (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344], Allen et al. 2006:1453 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera cyanea (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

hemicyaneus, Abudefduf Weber [M.] 1913:351, Pl. 10 (fig. 11) [Die Fische der Siboga-Expedition; ref. 4602] Tual, Kei Islands, Siboga station 258. Syntypes: ZMA 109437 (3). Type catalog: Nijssen et al. 1982:83 [ref. 19236]. •Valid as Chrysiptera hemicyanea (Weber 1913) -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:198 [ref. 6441], Shen et al. 1986:68 [ref. 13818], Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344], Allen 1999:100 [ref. 23870], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Allen & Bailey 2002:42 [ref. 26525], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Allen et al. 2006:1454 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2008:178 [ref. 29484], Allen et al. 2010:69 [ref. 30801], Allen & Erdmann 2012:592 [ref. 31980], Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797], Allen et al. 2015:80 [ref. 34110], Allen et al. 2017:12 [ref. 35595], Fricke et al. 2019:213 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera hemicyanea (Weber 1913). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Western Australia and eastern Indonesia east to New Ireland (Papua New Guinea). Habitat: marine.

hemimelas, Glyphidodon Kner [R.] 1868:30 [Sitzungsberichte der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften. Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Classe v. 58 (nos 1-2); ref. 6074] Kandavu Island, Fiji Islands. Appeared in more detail in Kner 1868:351 [59 of separate], Pl. 8 (fig. 25) [ref. 2646]. •Synonym of Chrysiptera unimaculata (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:243 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera unimaculata (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

hermani, Glyphidodon (Parma) Steindachner [F.] 1887:230 [Anzeiger der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Wien, Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Classe v. 24 (no. 19) (for 21 July 1887); ref. 18911] Coasts of Cape Verde Islands. Holotype (unique): NMW 16955. Non-types: RMNH 29540-41 (2, 1). Species illustrated and described in more detail in Steindachner 1887:59 [p. 4 of separate] Pl. 3 [ref. 4235]. •Synonym of Abudefduf luridus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Lloris & Rucabado 1990:843 [ref. 15959]). •Synonym of Chrysiptera unimaculata (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:243 [ref. 19344] a mistaken entry). •Valid as Chrysiptera herani (Steindachner 1887) -- (Kottelat 2013:376 [ref. 32989] based on generic status). •Valid as Similiparma hermani (Steindachner 1887) -- (Hensley 1986:858 [ref. 5734], Allen 1991:252 [ref. 19344], Wirtz et al. 2013:130 [ref. 32972], Cooper et al. 2014:476 [ref. 35444], Edwards in Carpenter & De Angelis 2016:2727 [ref. 34618]). Current status: Valid as Similiparma hermani (Steindachner 1887). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Atlantic: Cape Verde Islands. Habitat: marine.

hirundo, Azurina Jordan [D. S.] & McGregor [E. A.] in Jordan & Evermann 1898:1544 [Bulletin of the United States National Museum No. 47; ref. 2444] Guadelupe Island, off Baja California. Lectotype: CAS-SU 5706. Paralectotypes: (2) BMNH 1898.10.29.104 (1). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:82 [ref. 12291]. Also appeared in, and lectotype established in Jordan & McGregor 1899:282, Pl. 7 [ref. 2488]. •Valid as Azurina hirundo Jordan & McGregor 1898 -- (Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344], Allen & Robertson 1994:187 [ref. 22193], Schneider & Krupp in Fischer et al. 1995:1398 [ref. 22830], Lea & Rosenblatt 2000:124 [ref. 25206], Richards & Engle 2001:180 [ref. 25759], Nelson et al. 2004:154 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:158 [ref. 32708], Fourriére et al. 2016:447 [ref. 34668], Del Moral-Flores et al. 2016:610 [ref. 34923], Kells et al. 2016:262 [ref. 35888]). Current status: Valid as Azurina hirundo Jordan & McGregor 1898. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Pacific. Habitat: marine.

hoefleri, Glyphidodon Steindachner [F.] 1881:159 [Anzeiger der Akademie der Wissenschaften in Wien, Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Classe v. 18 (no. 16) (for 23 June 1881); ref. 20482] Gorée, Senegal. Holotype (unique): NMW 76421. Species illustrated and described in more detail in Steindachner 1881:43 [p. 27 of separate], Pl. 5 (fig. 2) [ref. 13333]. •Valid as Abudefduf hoefleri (Steindachner 1881) -- (Edwards 1986:199 [ref. 9152], Lloris & Rucabado 1990:842 [ref. 15959], Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344], Afonso et al. 1999:85 [ref. 25466], Wirtz et al. 2007:36 [ref. 30263], Triay-Portella et al. 2015:168 [ref. 36561], Edwards in Carpenter & De Angelis 2016:2716 [ref. 34618], Almeida & Alves 2019:271 [ref. 37097]). Current status: Valid as Abudefduf hoefleri (Steindachner 1881). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Atlantic: Senegal south to Benin, including Canary Islands (stray), Cape Verde Islands, São Tomé and Principe. Habitat: marine.

hogoleuensis, Pomacentrus Hombron [J. B.] & Jacquinot [H.] in Jacquinot & Guichenot 1853:47, Pl. 5 (fig. 3) [Voyage au Pôle Sud et dans l'Oceanie v. 3 (pt 2); ref. 18307] Hogolen, Caroline Islands. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-8501 (2). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:23-24 [ref. 20862]. •Synonym of Pomacentrus chrysurus Cuvier 1830 -- (Allen 1991:249 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus chrysurus Cuvier 1830. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

hollisi, Chrysiptera Fowler [H. W.] 1946:155, Figs. 21-22 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 98; ref. 1456] Aguni Shima, Ryukyu Islands, Japan. Holotype: ANSP 72023. Paratypes: ANSP 72024-26 (3, with holotype), 72027 (1). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:146 [ref. 13621]. •Synonym of Chrysiptera glauca (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera glauca (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

howsoni, Chromis Allen [G. R.] & Erdmann [M. V.] 2014:14, Figs. 1-5 [Journal of the Ocean Science Foundation v. 11; ref. 33350] Stewart Reefs (9° 07.741’S, 149°23.039’E), about 7 km southeast of Tufi, Oro Province, Papua New Guinea, depth 17-20 meters. Holotype: WAM P.33812-001. Paratypes: AMS I.46380-001 (4); WAM P.33811-001 (6), 33812-002 (4), 33088-001 (5); USNM 427095 (4). •Valid as Chromis howsoni Allen & Erdmann 2014. Current status: Valid as Chromis howsoni Allen & Erdmann 2014. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Milne Bay and Oro Provinces, Papua New Guinea. Habitat: marine.

humbug, Chromis Whitley [G. P.] 1954:23, Fig. 1 [Proceedings of the Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales v. for 1952-53; ref. 4721] Green Island, off Cairns, Queensland, Australia. Holotype: AMS IB.3116. •Synonym of Dischistodus perspicillatus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344], Allen et al. 2006:1457 [ref. 29090], Kottelat 2013:377 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Dischistodus perspicillatus (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

hypsilepis, Heliastes Günther [A.] 1867:66 [Annals and Magazine of Natural History (Series 3) v. 20 (no. 115); ref. 1988] New South Wales, Australia. Syntypes: BMNH 1866.6.19.10 (1), 1866.6.19.15-16 (2). Original genus should have been Heliases. •Valid as Chromis hypsilepis (Günther 1867) -- (Paulin et al. 1989:198 [ref. 24556], Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:236 [ref. 23929], Francis 1993:163 [ref. 25479], Gomon et al. 1994:668 [ref. 22532], Kuiter 1997:256 [ref. 25488], Johnson 1999:741 [ref. 25471], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Allen et al. 2006:1449 [ref. 29090], Allen & Gomon 2008:634 [ref. 30653], Stewart et al. 2015:1415 [ref. 34288]). Current status: Valid as Chromis hypsilepis (Günther 1867). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southwestern Pacific. Habitat: marine.

imbricatus, Stegastes Jenyns [L.] 1840:63, 165, Pl. 9 (fig. 2) [The zoology of the voyage of H. M. S. Beagle; ref. 2344] Quail Island, Porto Praya, Cape Verde Islands. Holotype (unique): BMNH 1917.7.14.45. •Synonym of Abudefduf luridus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Lloris & Rucabado 1990:843 [ref. 15959]). •Valid as Stegastes imbricatus Jenyns 1840 -- (Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344], Afonso et al. 1999:77 [ref. 25466], Wirtz et al. 2007:37 [ref. 30263], Wirtz et al. 2013:130 [ref. 32972], Edwards in Carpenter & De Angelis 2016:2729 [ref. 34618]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes imbricatus Jenyns 1840. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Atlantic: Senegal to Angola, including offshore islands. Habitat: marine.

imitator, Pseudopomacentrus Whitley [G. P.] 1964:175, Fig. 9 [Records of the Australian Museum v. 26 (no. 5); ref. 3772] Lihou Atoll, Coral Sea of Australia. Holotype: AMS IB.4945. Paratypes: AMS IB.4908-09 (1, 1), IB.4944 (1). •Valid as Pomacentrus imitator (Whitley 1964) -- (Randall et al. 1990:278 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:250 [ref. 19344], Randall et al. 1997:277 [ref. 25919], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Randall et al. 2004:21 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:379 [ref. 28239], Allen & Randall 2005:101 [ref. 28411], Allen et al. 2006:1465 [ref. 29090], Allen et al. 2017:72 [ref. 35154], Allen et al. 2017:30 [ref. 35605]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus imitator (Whitley 1964). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific. Habitat: marine.

immaculatus, Heliastes Ogilby [J. D.] 1885:446 [Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales v. 10 (pt 2); ref. 3262] Shark Reef, Port Jackson, New South Wales, Australia. Holotype: AMS B.7452. Paratypes: (several) ?AMS B.7450-51 (1, 1). Original genus should have been Heliases. •Valid as Mecaenichthys immaculatus (Ogilby 1885) -- (Allen 1991:245 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:234 [ref. 23929], Kuiter 1997:252 [ref. 25488], Johnson 1999:741 [ref. 25471], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Allen et al. 2006:1458 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Valid as Mecaenichthys immaculatus (Ogilby 1885). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Australia. Habitat: marine.

imparipennis, Glyphisodon Vaillant [L. L.] & Sauvage [H.-E.] 1875:279 [Revue et Magasin de Zoologie (Sér. 3) v. 3; ref. 17853] Honolulu, Oahu Island, Hawaiian Islands. Holotype (unique): MNHN 0000-8040. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:11 [ref. 20862]. •Valid as Plectroglyphidodon imparipennis (Vaillant & Sauvage 1875) -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:197 [ref. 6441], Allen 1986:679 [ref. 5631], Winterbottom et al. 1989:48 [ref. 13251], Randall et al. 1990:273 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344], Randall et al. 1997:273 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:184 [ref. 23965], Fricke 1999:380 [ref. 24106], Randall & Earle 1999:339 [ref. 24306], Randall 1999:20 [ref. 25829], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:932 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:323 [ref. 25191], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:932 [ref. 26193], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Myers & Donaldson 2003:633 [ref. 27495], Lobel & Lobel 2004:73 [ref. 27576], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Heemstra et al. 2004:3324 [ref. 27945], Randall 2005:374 [ref. 28239], Randall 2005:376 [ref. 28239], Mundy 2005:429 [ref. 28379], Allen et al. 2006:1462 [ref. 29090] with author as Sauvage, Randall 2007:311 [ref. 30952], Fricke et al. 2009:80 [ref. 30213], Allen & Erdmann 2012:609 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2013:265 [ref. 32706], Koeda et al. 2016:70 [ref. 35333], Fricke et al. 2018:271 [ref. 35805], Arndt & Fricke 2019:27 [ref. 36883]). Current status: Valid as Plectroglyphidodon imparipennis (Vaillant & Sauvage 1875). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: South and East Africa, Mozambique Channel, Seychelles, Madagascar and Mascarenes east to Minami-tori-shima, Hawaiian Islands and Pitcairn Group, north to Ryukyu Islands, south to Western Australia, New Caledonia and Austral Islands. Habitat: marine.

indicus, Amblyglyphidodon Allen [G. R.] & Randall [J. E.] 2002:140, Figs. 1-3 [aqua, Journal of Ichthyology and Aquatic Biology v. 5 (no. 4); ref. 26191] Villinglii Island, north Malé Atoll, Maldives, Western Indian Ocean, depth 2-15 meters. Holotype: WAM P.26514-008. Paratypes: AMS I.41006-001 (1); BPBM 13877 (2), 18901 (1), 18924 (7), 32970 (2); CAS 214469 (1); NCIP 6182-4 (3); NSMT-P 61776 (1); ROM 46338 (3), 71277 (17), 71278 (15), 72634 (10); USNM 366837 (1); WAM P.25523-008 (1), P.25527-001 (2), P.26514-006 (4). Plus non-type material. Type catalog: Moore et al. 2008:31 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Amblyglyphidodon indicus Allen & Randall 2002 -- (Allen & Adrim 2003:44 [ref. 26830], Shibukawa 2009:202 [ref. 30449], Allen & Erdmann 2012:568 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2018:262 [ref. 35805], Golani & Fricke 2018:113 [ref. 36273]). Current status: Valid as Amblyglyphidodon indicus Allen & Randall 2002. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, Indian Ocean: East Africa and Madagascar east to Andaman Sea and Sumatra (Indonesia). Habitat: marine.

indicus, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] 1991:148, 229, Fig. [Damselfishes of the world; ref. 19344] Villingili Island, North Male Atoll, Maldives, Indian Ocean, 4°10'S, 73°30'E, depth 2-15 meters. Holotype: WAM P.26514-004. Paratypes: BPBM 18923 (7); FMNH 75008 (36, now 16), 75020 (32 or 33), 97150 (20); USNM 288347 (5); WAM P.29361-001 (2), P.26514-007 (5). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:31 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:34 [ref. 30117] •Valid as Pomacentrus indicus Allen 1991 -- (Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Heemstra et al. 2004:3324 [ref. 27945]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus indicus Allen 1991. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indian Ocean. Habitat: marine.

inhacae, Pomacentrus Smith [J. L. B.] 1955:894 [Annals and Magazine of Natural History (Series 12) v. 8 (no. 96) (art. 103); ref. 12487] Inhaca Island, Mozambique, 26°S, 33°E, western Indian Ocean. Holotype: SAIAB [formerly RUSI] 285. Paratypes: (many) not researched. •Synonym of Neopomacentrus cyanomos (Bleeker 1856) -- (Allen 1986:678 [ref. 5631]). •Synonym of Neopomacentrus taeniurus (Bleeker 1856) -- (Allen 1991:247 [ref. 19344], Kottelat 2013:378 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Neopomacentrus taeniurus (Bleeker 1856). Pomacentridae. Habitat: freshwater, brackish, marine.

inornatus, Pomacentrus Jordan [D. S.] & Seale [A.] 1906:281 [Bulletin of the Bureau of Fisheries v. 25 (for 1905); ref. 2497] An unjustified emendation of Pomacentrus niomatus De Vis 1884:451 [ref. 1089]. See account of Pomacentrus niomatus. •Synonym of Pomacentrus niomatus De Vis 1884. •Synonym of Stegastes fasciolatus (Ogilby 1889) -- (Mundy 2005:430 [ref. 28379]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus fasciolatus (Ogilby 1889). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

insignitus, Coracinus Gronow [L. T.] in Gray 1854:57 [Catalogue of fish collected and described by Laurence Theodore Gronow; ref. 1911] Indian Ocean. No types known. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

insolatus, Heliases Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:494, Pl. 137 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Martinique Island, West Indies. Holotype: MNHN 0000-8160. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:17 [ref. 20862]. •Valid as Chromis insolata (Cuvier 1830) -- (Smith-Vaniz & Emery 1980:211 [ref. 22802], Matsuura in Uyeno et al. 1983:389 [ref. 14275] as insolatus, Robins & Ray 1986:197 [ref. 23100] as insolatus, Lloris & Rucabado 1990:847 [ref. 15959] as insolatus, Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344], Boschung 1992:151 [ref. 23239], Cervigón 1992:385 [ref. 23827], Smith-Vaniz et al. 1999:285 [ref. 25013], Schmitter-Soto et al. 2000:163 [ref. 27754], Collette et al. 2003:114 [ref. 26784], Carter & Kaufman 2003:1696 [ref. 27102], Smith et al. 2003:41 [ref. 27621], Nelson et al. 2004:154 [ref. 27807], McEachran & Fechhelm 2005:494 [ref. 28815], Smith-Vaniz & Jelks 2014:61 [ref. 33341], Robertson et al. 2016:146 [ref. 34961]). Current status: Valid as Chromis insolata (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Atlantic. Habitat: marine.

insolitus, Pomacentrus Whitley [G. P.] 1928:221 [Records of the Australian Museum v. 16 (no. 4); ref. 4661] New Guinea. Replacement name for Pomacentrus analis Macleay 1882 [ref. 17585], preoccupied by Pomacentrus analis Poey 1868. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

insularis, Stegastes Allen [G. R.] & Emery [A. R.] 1985:19, Pl. 2 (figs. F, G) [Indo-Pacific Fishes No. 3; ref. 5236] Off Ethel Beach, Christmas Island, eastern Indian Ocean, depth 3-6 meters. Holotype: WAM P.26083-044. Paratypes: AMS I.22798-001 (1); BMNH 1982.3.12.6 (1); BPBM 7114-16 (10, 7, 9); MNHN 1982-0125 (1); ROM 39311 (5); SMF 17586 (1); USNM 231752 (1); WAM P.10868 (1), P.10873 (1), P.26083-002 (6), P.26088-005 (4), P.26093-006 (1), P.26110-010 (4), P.26120-006 (1). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:31 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:35 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Stegastes insularis Allen & Emery 1985 -- (Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Allen & Erdmann 2012:628 [ref. 31980], Nishiyama et al. 2012:156 [ref. 32411], Fricke et al. 2015:8 [ref. 33930]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes insularis Allen & Emery 1985. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Christmas Islands (Indian Ocean), Marcus Island (northwestern Pacific), Japan and Taiwan south to New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

insulindicus, Chromis Bleeker [P.] 1877:390 [Verslagen en Mededeelingen der Koninklijke Akademie van Wetenschappen. Afdeeling Natuurkunde (Ser. 2) v. 10; ref. 452] Ambon Island, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): RMNH 6514. •Synonym of Chromis cinerascens (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis cinerascens (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

intercrusma, Chromis Evermann [B. W.] & Radcliffe [L.] 1917:119, Pl. 11 (fig. 3) [Bulletin of the United States National Museum No. 95; ref. 1284] Guanape North Island, Peru. Holotype: USNM 77665 [not 77590]. Paratypes: USNM 77590 (3). •Valid as Chromis intercrusma Evermann & Radcliffe 1917 -- (Greenfield & Woods 1980:637 [ref. 5581], Pequeño 1989:63 [ref. 14125], Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344], Chirichigno F. & Vélez D. 1998:299 [ref. 24555]). Current status: Valid as Chromis intercrusma Evermann & Radcliffe 1917. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Pacific. Habitat: marine.

intermedia, Pomacentrus fasciatus var. Weber [M.] 1913:340, Pl. 6 (fig. 4) [Die Fische der Siboga-Expedition; ref. 4602] Sanguisiapo, Sulu, Philippines, Siboga station 93. Holotype: ZMA 114611. Paratypes: ZMA 114612 (2). Type catalog: Nijssen et al. 1982:88 [ref. 19236]. •Synonym of Dischistodus chrysopoecilus (Schlegel & Müller 1840) -- (Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Dischistodus chrysopoecilus (Schlegel & Müller 1840). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

intermedius, Amphiprion Schlegel [H.] & Müller [S.] 1840:18 [Verhandelingen over de natuurlijke geschiedenis der Nederlandsche overzeesche bezittingen / door de Leden der Natuurkundige Commissie in Indië en andere schrijvers; uitgegeven ... door C. J. Temminck Temminck. Zoologie, No. 2; ref. 18698] Molucca Islands, Indonesia. •Synonym of Amphiprion polymnus (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion polymnus (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

interorbitalis, Pomacentrus Günther [A.] 1862:30 [Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum v. 4; ref. 1969] East Indian Archipelago. Holotype (unique): BMNH 1862.2.28.39. •Synonym of Dischistodus prosopotaenia (Bleeker 1852) -- (Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344], Kottelat 2013:377 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Dischistodus prosopotaenia (Bleeker 1852). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

iomelas, Chromis Jordan [D. S.] & Seale [A.] 1906:292 [Bulletin of the Bureau of Fisheries v. 25 (for 1905); ref. 2497] Pago Pago, American Samoa. Holotype: USNM 51743 (1 of 2). Paratypes: CAS-SU 8723 (2), USNM 51743 (1 of 2). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:82 [ref. 12291]. Spelled isomelas by Fowler & Silvester 1922:121 [ref. 15447]. •Valid as Chromis iomelas Jordan & Seale 1906 -- (Randall et al. 1990:259 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:168 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:259 [ref. 25919], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:319 [ref. 25191], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:358 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1449 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2012:581 [ref. 31980], Randall & DiBattista 2013:11 [ref. 32432]). Current status: Valid as Chromis iomelas Jordan & Seale 1906. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Papua New Guinea, Coral Sea, Great Barrier Reef east to Tuamotu Archipelago. Habitat: marine.

isharae, Dascyllus Schmidt [P. Yu.] 1931:67, Fig. 2 [Transactions of the Pacific Committee of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR. v. 1; ref. 3937] Amami-Oshima Island, Ryukyu Islands, Japan. Holotype (unique): ZIN 23289. •Synonym of Chromis chrysura (Bliss 1883) -- (Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis chrysura (Bliss 1883). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

iwasakii, Abudefduf Okada [Y.] & Ikeda [H.] 1939:170, Fig. 7 [Transactions Biogeogaphical Society of Japan v. 3 (no. 2); ref. 17212] Isigaki Island, Yaeyama Islands, southern Ryukyu Islands, Japan. Holotype (unique): Okada coll. spec. 2589 (lost). Type information: Hayashi 1995:7 [ref. 22717]. •Synonym of Plectroglyphidodon imparipennis (Vaillant & Sauvage 1875) -- (Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Plectroglyphidodon imparipennis (Vaillant & Sauvage 1875). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

jahud, Chaetodon abudafur var. Forsskål [P. S.] 1775:65, xiii [Descriptiones animalium (Forsskål); ref. 1351] Red Sea. No types known. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

japonica, Perca Bloch [M. E.] 1792:88, Pl. 311 (fig. 1) [Naturgeschichte der ausländischen Fische v. 6; ref. 470] Japan. Holotype (unique): ZMB 14630 (dry, lost). Type catalog: Paepke 1999:120 [ref. 24282]. On p. 77 of Bloch's Ichthyologie, v. 9 [ref. 21381]. •Apparently a senior synonym of Chromis notata (Temminck & Schlegel 1843) -- (Paepke 1999:120 [ref. 24282]). •Nomen oblitum -- (Iwatsubo & Motomura 2013:202 [ref. 33092]). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

japonicus, Amphiprion Temminck [C. J.] & Schlegel [H.] 1843:66 [Fauna Japonica Parts 2-4; ref. 4371] Japan. Holotype (unique): RMNH 873. Type information: Boeseman 1947:71 [ref. 12876]. •Synonym of Amphiprion clarkii (Bennett 1830) -- (Allen 1991:236 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion clarkii (Bennett 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

javanicus, Glyphisodon van Hasselt [J. C.] in Bleeker 1877:156 [Natuurkundige Verhandelingen van de Hollandsche Maatschappij der Wetenschappen te Haarlem (Ser. 3) v. 2 (no. 6); ref. 454] Java, Indonesia. •Synonym of Chromis cinerascens (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis cinerascens (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

javanicus, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] 1991:148, 230, Fig. [Damselfishes of the world; ref. 19344] Pulau Putri, Seribu Islands Indonesia, depth 12 meters. Holotype: LIPI NCIP 3995. Paratypes: BPBM 18575 (1), WAM P.25248-010 (2). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:31 and errata sheet [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:34 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Pomacentrus javanicus Allen 1991 -- (Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Allen & Erdmann 2012:618 [ref. 31980]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus javanicus Allen 1991. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Java Sea. Habitat: marine.

jenkinsi, Pomacentrus Jordan [D. S.] & Evermann [B. W.] 1903:189 [Bulletin of the U. S. Fish Commission v. 22 (1902); ref. 2450] Hawaiian Islands. Holotype: USNM 50671. Paratypes: (10) ANSP 24228 (1); MCZ 28908 (1); ?CAS-SU 7942 (2), ?7479-80 (4); USNM 126552 (8). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:84 [ref. 12291], Böhlke 1984:146 [ref. 13621]. Here regarded as a replacement name for Eupomacentrus marginatus Jenkins 1901 -- that species included in synonymy and preoccupation noted; Jordan & Evermann did not list types for jenkinsi as they did for other species in the same work (and see their introduction); their main heading better would have said "new species name" as is clear from their textual treatment and lack of type designation. Takes same types as Eupomacentrus maginatus. Böhlke 1953:84 [ref. 12291] and by Ibarra & Stewart 1987:68 [ref. 12367] list specimens that apparently qualify as types of marginatus, being part of the specimens listed as "Numerous specimens taken by me [Jenkins] at Honolulu and others by Dr. Wood and by Dr. Jordan." and repeated under jenkinsi as "Numerous specimens were obtained at Honolulu in 1889 by Dr. Jenkins, and others by Dr. Wood in 1898 and Dr. Jordan in 1900. Our own collections, made in 1901, ..." The 1900 and 1901 specimens would not be types based on Jenkin's remarks on p. 387. •Valid as Abudefduf jenkinsi and as Pomacentrus jenkinsi Jordan & Evermann 1903 -- (Pequeño 1989:62-63 [ref. 14125]). •Valid as Pomacentrus jenkinsi Jordan & Evermann 1903 -- (Pequeño 1998:90 [ref. 24567]). •Synonym of Stegastes fasciolatus (Ogilby 1889) -- (Allen & Emery 1985:15 [ref. 5236], Randall et al. 1990:283 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344], Mundy 2005:430 [ref. 28379]). •See Randall 2007:312 [ref. 30952]. Current status: Synonym of Stegastes fasciolatus (Ogilby 1889). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

jerdoni, Pomacentrus Day [F.] 1873:237 [Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1873 (pt 1) (art. 4) (for 4 Mar. 1873); ref. 18824] Madras, India. Syntypes: (3) ZSI 1612 (1). Type catalog: Whitehead & Talwar 1976:160 [ref. 23762]. •Valid as Pristotis jerdoni (Day 1873) -- (Kyushin et al. 1982:231 [ref. 19754], Dor 1984:188 [ref. 29757], Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:194 [ref. 6441], Allen & Swainston 1988:106 [ref. 25477], Randall et al. 1990:282 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:252 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:246 [ref. 23929], Goren & Dor 1994:51 [ref. 25356], Mohsin & Ambak 1996:472 [ref. 27969], Nakabo 2000:931 [ref. 25182], Iwatsuki et al. 2000:103 [ref. 26368], Hutchins 2001:38 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:931 [ref. 26193], Mishra & Krishnan 2003:40 [ref. 27712]). •Synonym of Pristotis obtusirostris (Günther 1862) -- (Randall 1995:267 [ref. 22896], Allen 1997:170 [ref. 23977], Anderson et al. 1998:26 [ref. 23611], Fricke & Kulbicki 2006:341 [ref. 28867], Golani & Fricke 2018:117 [ref. 36273], Eagderi et al. 2019:97 [ref. 37020]). Current status: Synonym of Pristotis obtusirostris (Günther 1862). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

johnstonianus, Plectroglyphidodon Fowler [H. W.] & Ball [S. C.] 1924:271 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 76; ref. 1471] Johnston Island, Johnston Atoll, Central Pacific. Holotype: BPBM 3418. Paratypes: ANSP 85858 (1). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:146 [ref. 13621]. •Valid as Plectroglyphidodon johnstonianus Fowler & Ball 1924 -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:197 [ref. 6441], Allen 1986:680 [ref. 5631], Allen & Swainston 1988:106 [ref. 25477], Winterbottom et al. 1989:48 [ref. 13251], Randall et al. 1990:274 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344], Francis 1993:164 [ref. 25479], Randall 1995:265 [ref. 22896], Allen 1997:170 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:256 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:274 [ref. 25919], Anderson et al. 1998:25 [ref. 23611], Myers 1999:184 [ref. 23965], Fricke 1999:381 [ref. 24106], Randall 1999:20 [ref. 25829], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:933 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:323 [ref. 25191], Randall & Earle 2000:16 [ref. 25806], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:933 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Myers & Donaldson 2003:633 [ref. 27495], Lobel & Lobel 2004:73 [ref. 27576], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Heemstra et al. 2004:3324 [ref. 27945], Randall 2005:375 [ref. 28239], Mundy 2005:429 [ref. 28379], Allen et al. 2006:1463 [ref. 29090], Randall 2007:311 [ref. 30952], Fricke et al. 2009:80 [ref. 30213], Motomura et al. 2010:155 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:609 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2013:265 [ref. 32706], Fricke et al. 2014:121 [ref. 33932], Delrieu-Trottin et al. 2015:7 [ref. 33988], Fricke et al. 2018:271 [ref. 35805], Arndt & Fricke 2019:27 [ref. 36883], Eagderi et al. 2019:96 [ref. 37020], Hoschke et al. 2019:157 [ref. 36626], Zajonz et al. 2019:87 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Plectroglyphidodon johnstonianus Fowler & Ball 1924. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: East Africa, Persian Gulf, Socotra, Aldabra, Madagascar and Mascarenes east to Hawaiian Islands and Pitcairn Group, north to Ryukyu Islands and Ogasawara Islands and Japan, south to Rottnest Island (Western Australia), Arrawarra (New South Wales, Australia), Lord Howe Island, New Caledonia and Rapa. Habitat: marine.

jordain, Sciaena Walbaum [J. J.] 1792:311 [Petri Artedi sueci genera piscium Part 3; ref. 4572] Ambon Island, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. No types known. •Synonym of Amphiprion polymnus (Linnaeus 1758) -- (P. Parenti, pers. comm.). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion polymnus (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indonesia. Habitat: marine.

jordani, Abudefduf Seale [A.] 1906:53, Fig. 2 [Occasional Papers of the Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum of Polynesian Ethnology and Natural History v. 4 (no. 1); ref. 3999] Shortland Island, Solomon Islands, Pacific. Holotype: BPBM 1162. Paratypes: (6) ANSP [ex BPBM] 87028 [ex BPBM] (1), 91529 [ex BPBM] (1), 93275 (1); BPBM 1115-19 (now 0), 1302 (now 0); USNM 109381 (1). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:146 [ref. 13621]. •Synonym of Acanthochromis polyacanthus (Bleeker 1855) -- (Allen 1991:235 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Acanthochromis polyacanthus (Bleeker 1855). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

jordani, Pomacentrus Rutter [C. L.] 1897:77 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 49; ref. 12329] Swatow, Shantou, coast of southeastern China. Holotype (unique): CAS-SU 1760. Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:84 [ref. 12291]. •Valid as Daya jordani (Rutter 1897) -- (Chen et al. 1997:144 [ref. 26476], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S114 [ref. 27377]). •Valid as Teixeirichthys jordani (Rutter 1897) -- (Dor 1984:188 [ref. 29757], Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:194 [ref. 6441], Allen 1986:682 [ref. 5631], Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344], Goren & Dor 1994:51 [ref. 25356], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:931 [ref. 25182], Sadovy & Cornish 2000:199 [ref. 25480], Nakabo 2002:931 [ref. 26193], Motomura et al. 2010:159 [ref. 31256], Ho & Shao 2011: 49 [ref. 31432], Fricke et al. 2018:276 [ref. 35805], Golani & Fricke 2018:117 [ref. 36273]). Current status: Valid as Teixeirichthys jordani (Rutter 1897). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, Indo-West Pacific: Seychelles, Mozambique Channel, Madagascar; northern Australia; People's Republic of China and Taiwan to southern Japan. Habitat: marine.

jourdin, Lutjanus Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1802:191, 235 [Histoire naturelle des poissons (Lacepède) v. 4; ref. 4929] Ambon Island, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1981:36 [ref. 21549]. New name for Anthias bifasciatus Bloch 1792, Pl. 316 (fig. 2). •Synonym of Amphiprion polymnus (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion polymnus (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

jubauna, Chromis Moura [R. L. de] 1995:91, Figs. 1-2 [Revue française d'Aquariologie Herpétologie v. 21 (nos 3-4) (1994); ref. 21617] Laje de Santos, 24°19'S, 46°11'W, São Paulo State, Brazil, depth 18 meters. Holotype: MZUSP 44631. Paratypes: MZUSP 44632-35 (1, 1, 1, 1), 44636-37 (1, 1), 44638-40 (1, 1, 1), 46031-33 (1, 1, 1). •Mention as Chromis jubauna Moura 1995 -- (Smith-Vaniz et al. 1999:285 [ref. 25013]). •Valid as Chromis jubauna Moura 1995 -- (Moura & Menezes in Menezes et al. 2003:91 [ref. 27192], Pinheiro et al. 2015:23 [ref. 34324]). Current status: Valid as Chromis jubauna Moura 1995. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Brazil. Habitat: marine.

judithae, Pristotis Tyler [J. C.] 1966:1, Fig. 1 [Notulae Naturae (Philadelphia) No. 393; ref. 9085] Off northern tip of Maché Island, Seychelles, depth 60 feet. Holotype: ANSP 103582. Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:146 [ref. 13621]. •Valid as Pristotis judithae Tyler 1966 -- (Kyushin et al. 1982:231 [ref. 19754]). •Synonym of Pristotis jerdoni (Day 1873) -- (Allen 1991:252 [ref. 19344]). •Synonym of Pristotis obtusirostris (Günther 1862). Current status: Synonym of Pristotis obtusirostris (Günther 1862). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

katoi, Chromis Iwatsubo [H.] & Motomura [H.] 2018:29, Figs. 1-2 [aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology v. 24 (no. 1); ref. 35995] Off Eigo, Hachijo Island, Izu Islands, Japan, 33°08'N, 139°44'E, depth 18 meters. Holotype: KAUM-I. 200400. Paratypes: KAUM-I. •Valid as Chromis katoi Iwatsubo & Motomura 2018. Current status: Valid as Chromis katoi Iwatsubo & Motomura 2018. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Izu Islands, Japan. Habitat: marine.

katunko, Pomacentrus Bleeker [P.] 1852:169 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 3 (no. 2); ref. 16835] Kupang, Timor Island, southern Malay Archipelago. Holotype (unique): RMNH 27433 [ex RMNH 6468]. •Synonym of Pomacentrus tripunctatus Cuvier 1830 and spelled kalunko -- (Allen 1991:251 [ref. 19344], Kottelat 2013:378 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus tripunctatus Cuvier 1830. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

kennensis, Chromis Whitley [G. P.] 1964:182, Fig. 12 [Records of the Australian Museum v. 26 (no. 5); ref. 3772] Kenn Reef, Coral Sea. Holotype: AMS IB.4973. •Synonym of Chromis flavomaculata Kamohara 1960 -- (Randall et al. 1990:258 [ref. 15987], Randall 2005:357 [ref. 28239], Fricke & Kulbicki 2006:339 [ref. 28867], Allen et al. 2006:1449 [ref. 29090]). •Valid as Chromis kennensis Whitley 1964 -- (Iwatsubo & Motomura 2013:194 [ref. 33092], Iwatsubo & Motomura 2018:28 [ref. 35995]). Current status: Valid as Chromis kennensis Whitley 1964. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southwest Pacific Ocean: Coral Sea, Lord Howe Island, eastern Australia, New Caledonia and Tonga. Habitat: marine.

kermadecensis, Parma Allen [G. R.] 1987:(266) 267, Figs. 1-4 [Records of the Western Australian Museum v. 13 (pt 2); ref. 6250] Te Konui Point Boat Coce, Raoul Island, Kermadec Islands, about 29°17'S, 177°53'W, depth 20 meters. Holotype: NMNZ P17849. Paratypes: NZOI P967 (1), WAM P.28425-002 (2). Type catalog: Hardy 1990:11 [ref. 18942], Hutchins & Smith 1991:30 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:33 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Parma kermadecensis Allen 1987 -- (Paulin et al. 1989:199 [ref. 24556], Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344], Francis 1993:163 [ref. 25479], Francis et al. 1999:577 [ref. 24249], Duffy & Ahyong 2015:116 [ref. 36167], Stewart et al. 2015:1420 [ref. 34288]). Current status: Valid as Parma kermadecensis Allen 1987. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southwestern Pacific: Kermadec Islands endemic; straggler at islands off northern New Zealand. Habitat: marine.

klunzingeri, Chromis Whitley [G. P.] 1929:244 [Memoirs of the Queensland Museum v. 9 (pt 3); ref. 4666] King George Sound, 35°03'S, 117°57'E, Western Australia. Syntypes: SMNS 2556 (2), 2630 (1), 2690 (7). Type catalog: Fricke 1995:18 [ref. 28100], Fricke 2005:54-55 [ref. 29864]. Based on Heliastes hypsilepis of Klunzinger 1879:398 [ref. 2624]. •Valid as Chromis klunzingeri Whitley 1929 -- (Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344], Gomon et al. 1994:669 [ref. 22532], Kuiter 1997:256 [ref. 25488], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Allen et al. 2006:1449 [ref. 29090], Allen & Gomon 2008:635 [ref. 30653], Hoschke et al. 2019:157 [ref. 36626]). Current status: Valid as Chromis klunzingeri Whitley 1929. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southeastern Indian Ocean: Western Australia. Habitat: marine.

koelreuteri, Perca Walbaum [J. J.] 1792:343 [Petri Artedi sueci genera piscium Part 3; ref. 4572] No locality stated. No types known. Based on Koelreuter 1764:346, Pl. 8 (fig. 5). The same as P. trifasciata Walbaum 1792 -- see Parenti 2003:501 [ref. 27322]. •Synonym of Premnas biaculeatus (Bloch 1790) -- (Parenti 2003:499 [ref. 27322]). Current status: Synonym of Premnas biaculeatus (Bloch 1790). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

komodoensis, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] 1999:101, Figs. 3-4 [Revue française d'Aquariologie Herpétologie v. 25 (nos 3-4) (for 1998); ref. 23870] Northwestern corner of large rocky island off southern end of Komodo Island, Indonesia, about 8°44'S, 119°25'E, depth 3-4 meters. Holotype: NCIP 6152. Paratypes: WAM P.30956-001 (1). Type catalog: Moore et al. 2008:34 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Pomacentrus komodoensis Allen 1999 -- (Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Allen & Erdmann 2009:124 [ref. 30681], Allen et al. 2011:41 [ref. 31134], Allen & Erdmann 2012:618 [ref. 31980]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus komodoensis Allen 1999. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indonesia. Habitat: marine.

kuiteri, Chrysiptera Allen [G. R.] & Rajasuriya [A.] 1995:283, Fig. 1 [Records of the Western Australian Museum v. 17 (pt 3); ref. 22665] Near shipwreck off Tulamben, northeastern coast of Bali, Indonesia, about 8°18'S, 115°37'E, depth 20 meters. Holotype: NCIP 6131. Paratypes: NARA (F).0015 (1); WAM P.30827-001 (1). Type catalog: Moore et al. 2008:32 [ref. 30117]. Misspelled kuitieri on p. 284. •Valid as Chrysiptera kuiteri Allen & Rajasuriya 1995 -- (Allen & Bailey 2002:42 [ref. 26525], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Allen & Erdmann 2012:592 [ref. 31980], Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera kuiteri Allen & Rajasuriya 1995. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean: Sri Lanka and Indonesia (West Papua). Habitat: marine.

kumkum, Pomacentrus Montrouzier [X.] 1857:478 [200] [Annales de la Société d'Agriculture, Histoire Naturelle et Arts Utiles de Lyon (sér. 2) v. 8 (1856); ref. 17789] On p. 200 of reprint. Not available, manuscript name mentioned in passing in synonymy under two species; Woodlark I., South Pacific. •In the synonymy of Stegastes lividus (Forster 1801) -- (Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344]). • In the synonymy of Segastes punctatus (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes punctatus (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae.

labiatus, Pomacentrus Day [F.] 1877:384, Pl. 81 (fig. 2) [The fishes of India Part 3; ref. 4886] Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Bay of Bengal, eastern Indian Ocean. Syntypes and/or Day specimens: AMS I.149 (1, syntype); BMNH 1889.2.1.3935-3938 (4); NMW 22791 (1); RMNH 896 (1); ZSI 1603-04 (2), 1609 (1, figured specimen). Type catalog: Whitehead & Talwar 1976:160 [ref. 23762], Ferraris et al. 2000:298 [ref. 25110]. •Valid as Cheiloprion labiatus (Day 1877) -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:194 [ref. 6441], Allen & Swainston 1988:104 [ref. 25477], Randall et al. 1990:255 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:238 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:166 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:255 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:181 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:942 [ref. 25182], Allen 2000:108 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:942 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Allen et al. 2006:1446 [ref. 29090], Shibukawa 2009:204 [ref. 30449], Allen & Erdmann 2012:575 [ref. 31980], Larson et al. 2013:170 [ref. 32988], Fricke et al. 2014:114 [ref. 33932]). Current status: Valid as Cheiloprion labiatus (Day 1877). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Andaman Islands to Vanuatu, Australia to the Philippines. Habitat: marine.

lacrymatus, Glyphisodon Quoy [J. R. C.] & Gaimard [J. P.] 1825:388, Pl. 62 (fig. 7) [Voyage autour du monde; ref. 3574] Guam, Mariana Islands, western Pacific. Holotype (unique): MNHN 0000-8336. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:11 [ref. 20862]. •Valid as Plectroglyphidodon lacrymatus (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Dor 1984:185 [ref. 29757], Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:197 [ref. 6441], Allen 1986:680 [ref. 5631], Allen & Swainston 1988:106 [ref. 25477], Winterbottom et al. 1989:48 [ref. 13251], Randall et al. 1990:274 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:243 [ref. 23929], Francis 1993:164 [ref. 25479], Goren & Dor 1994:50 [ref. 25356], Allen 1997:170 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:274 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:184 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:932 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:323 [ref. 25191], Randall & Earle 2000:16 [ref. 25806], Allen 2000:110 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132] dated 1824, Nakabo 2002:932 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:138 [ref. 27510], Lobel & Lobel 2004:73 [ref. 27576], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624] dated 1824, Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Heemstra & Heemstra 2004:334 [ref. 28072], Randall 2005:375 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1463 [ref. 29090], Fricke et al. 2009:80 [ref. 30213], Shibukawa 2009:211 [ref. 30449], Motomura et al. 2010:155 [ref. 31256], Hubert et al. 2012:5 [ref. 31846], Allen & Erdmann 2012:609 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2013:265 [ref. 32706], Fricke et al. 2014:121 [ref. 33932], Delrieu-Trottin et al. 2015:7 [ref. 33988], Koeda et al. 2016:70 [ref. 35333], Koeda et al. 2016:12 [ref. 35354], Fricke et al. 2018:271 [ref. 35805], Golani & Fricke 2018:116 [ref. 36273], Fricke et al. 2019:218 [ref. 36673], Hoschke et al. 2019:158 [ref. 36626], Zajonz et al. 2019:87 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Plectroglyphidodon lacrymatus (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, Indo-West Pacific: East Africa, Socotra, Madagascar and western Mascarenes to Marshall Islands and Marquesas Islands, north to southern Japan, south to Rottnest Island (Western Australia), Sydney (New South Wales, Australia), Lord Howe Island, New Caledonia and Rapa. Habitat: marine.

latezonatus, Amphiprion Waite [E. R.] 1900:201, Pl. 34 [Records of the Australian Museum v. 3 (no. 7); ref. 4558] Lord Howe Island. Holotype (unique): AMS I.4349. •Valid as Amphiprion latezonatus Waite 1900 -- (Allen 1991:236 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:247 [ref. 23929], Francis 1993:163 [ref. 25479], Johnson 1999:740 [ref. 25471], Allen 2001:3348 [ref. 26132], Allen et al. 2006:1444 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Valid as Amphiprion latezonatus Waite 1900. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southwestern Pacific. Habitat: marine.

laticlavius, Amphiprion Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:394, Pl. 132 (fig. 1) [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] New Guinea. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-7959 (2), 0000-8107 (2); SMF 1594 [ex MNHN in 1830] (1). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:5 [ref. 20862]. •Synonym of Amphiprion polymnus (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion polymnus (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

latifasciatus, Amphiprion Allen [G. R.] 1972:138, Figs. 66-67 [The Anemonefishes; ref. 15845] Ambariobe Bay, Nosy Be [Nossi-Bé], Madagascar. Holotype: USNM 204299. Paratypes: USNM 204300 (7). Type catalog: Fricke et al. 2018:262 [ref. 35805]. •Valid as Amphiprion latifasciatus Allen 1972 -- (Allen 1991:236 [ref. 19344], Fricke et al. 2013:264 [ref. 32706], Fricke et al. 2018:262 [ref. 35805]). Current status: Valid as Amphiprion latifasciatus Allen 1972. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Indian Ocean: Mozambique Channel and Madagascar. Habitat: marine.

latifrons, Pomacentrus Tschudi [J. J. von] 1846:17 [Untersuchungen über die Fauna Peruana; ref. 4469] Huacho, Peru. Holotype: ZMB 2764. Type catalog: Kottelat 1987:51 [ref. 25858]. •Valid as Nexilosus latifrons (Tschudi 1846) -- (Pequeño 1989:63 [ref. 14125], Allen 1991:247 [ref. 19344], Allen & Robertson 1994:189 [ref. 22193], Schneider & Krupp in Fischer et al. 1995:1402 [ref. 22830], McCosker et al. 1997:26 [ref. 22816], Grove & Lavenberg 1997:478 [ref. 24023], Chirichigno F. & Vélez D. 1998:299 [ref. 24555], Pequeño 1998:90 [ref. 24567], McCosker & Rosenblatt 2010:193 [ref. 30957]). Current status: Valid as Nexilosus latifrons (Tschudi 1846). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southeastern Pacific. Habitat: marine.

lepidogenys, Pomacentrus Fowler [H. W.] & Bean [B. A.] 1928:98, Pl. 8 [Bulletin of the United States National Museum No. 100, v. 7; ref. 1475] Ligpo Point, Balayan Bay, Philippines. Holotype: USNM 89959. Paratypes: (2). •Valid as Pomacentrus lepidogenys Fowler & Bean 1928 -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:195 [ref. 6441], Randall et al. 1990:278 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:250 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:172 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:278 [ref. 25919], Allen 1999:102 [ref. 23870], Myers 1999:185 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:944 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:325 [ref. 25191], Allen 2000:111 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Randall 2002:173 [ref. 26194], Nakabo 2002:944 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:140 [ref. 27510], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Allen et al. 2006:1465 [ref. 29090], Shibukawa 2009:213 [ref. 30449], Motomura et al. 2010:157 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:618 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:123 [ref. 33932], Allen et al. 2017:73 [ref. 35154], Fricke et al. 2019:220 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus lepidogenys Fowler & Bean 1928. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Andaman Sea and Indonesia east to Palau and Vanuatu, north to Philippines, south to northern Australia and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

lepidolepis, Chromis Bleeker [P.] 1877:389 [Verslagen en Mededeelingen der Koninklijke Akademie van Wetenschappen. Afdeeling Natuurkunde (Ser. 2) v. 10; ref. 452] Timor [Kupang, western Timor, Nusa Tenggara Timur, Indonesia, Timor Sea, eastern Indian Ocean]. Holotype (unique): RMNH 6515. •Valid as Chromis lepidolepis Bleeker 1877 -- (Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:192 [ref. 6441], Allen 1986:674 [ref. 5631], Winterbottom et al. 1989:45 [ref. 13251], Randall et al. 1990:259 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:168 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:259 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:178 [ref. 23965], Fricke 1999:372 [ref. 24106], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:921 [ref. 25182], Allen 2000:108 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:921 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Myers & Donaldson 2003:632 [ref. 27495], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Heemstra et al. 2004:3324 [ref. 27945], Randall 2005:358 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1450 [ref. 29090], Motomura et al. 2010:149 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:581 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:115 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2018:263 [ref. 35805], Fricke et al. 2019:211 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Chromis lepidolepis Bleeker 1877. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: East Africa, Comoros, Madagascar and Mauritius (Mascarenes) east to Marshall Islands, Line Islands, Fiji and Tonga, north to southern Japan, south to Western Australia, Queensland (Australia) and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

lepidostethicus, Siphonochromis Fowler [H. W.] 1946:145, Figs. 13-14 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 98; ref. 1456] Aguni Shima, Ryukyu Islands, Japan. Holotype (unique): ANSP 72010. Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:146 [ref. 13621]. •Synonym of Chromis chrysura (Bliss 1883) -- (Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis chrysura (Bliss 1883). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

lepisurus, Heliases Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:498 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] New Guinea. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-8254 (4). Type information: Bauchot et al. 1978:18 [ref. 20862]. Spelled lepidurus in early literature. On Official Index (Opinion 1563) for purposes of priority but not homonymy. •Synonym of Chromis caerulea (Cuvier 1830) -- (Dor 1984:181 [ref. 29757]). •Synonym of Chromis viridis (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:241 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis viridis (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

leptus, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] & Randall [J. E.] 1981:(7) 74, Figs. 48-49 [Israel Journal of Zoology v. 29 (nos 1/3) (for 1980); ref. 8760] Towartit Reef complex, 19 kilometers south of Port Sudan, Sudan, Red Sea, depth 2-3 meters. Holotype: BPBM 19698. Paratypes: BMNH 1977.2.1.1-5 (5); BPBM 17893 (2); HUJ 8369 (1); MNHN 1977-0453 (7), 1977-0569 (4); SMF 4946 (1), 13716 (5); USNM 213672 (25); WAM P.25786-001 (4), P.26460-010 [not P.25998-010] (1), P.26461-010 [not P.25999-010] (2). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:24 [ref. 20862], Hutchins & Smith 1991:31 [ref. 19335], Golani 2006:29 [ref. 28840], Moore et al. 2008:34 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Pomacentrus leptus Allen & Randall 1981 -- (Dor 1984:186 [ref. 29757], Allen 1991:250 [ref. 19344], Randall et al. 1994:228 [ref. 21645], Goren & Dor 1994:50 [ref. 25356], Randall 1995:266 [ref. 22896], Carpenter et al. 1997:197 [ref. 23922], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Golani & Fricke 2018:116 [ref. 36273], Eagderi et al. 2019:97 [ref. 37020], Zajonz et al. 2019:87 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus leptus Allen & Randall 1981. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, western Indian Ocean: East Africa, Gulf of Aden, Socotra and Gulf of Oman to Persian Gulf. Habitat: marine.

leucodesmus, Premnas Cuvier [G.] (ex Kuhl & van Hasselt) in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:409 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Java, Indonesia. •Synonym of Amphiprion polymnus (Linnaeus 1758) -- (P. Parenti pers. comm. 6/2003). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion polymnus (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

leucogaster, Glyphisodon Bleeker [P.] 1847:26 [Verhandelingen van het Bataviaasch Genootschap van Kunsten en Wetenschappen. v. 21 (art. 3); ref. 16878] Jakarta, Java, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): RMNH 6849 (1 of 7). Bleeker specimens: AMS B.8238 [from Day] (1); NMV 46138 (1), BMNH 1862.2.28.92. Appeared first as name only in Bleeker 1845:523 [ref. 312]. Also in Bleeker 1847:156 [ref. 314]. •Valid as Amblyglyphidodon leucogaster (Bleeker 1846) -- (Dor 1984:180 [ref. 29757], Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:197 [ref. 6441], Randall et al. 1990:251 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:235 [ref. 19344], Goren & Dor 1994:49 [ref. 25356], Kuiter 1997:252 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:251 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:181 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:940 [ref. 25182], Allen 2000:108 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Allen & Randall 2002:145 [ref. 26191], Nakabo 2002:940 [ref. 26193], Kishimoto et al. 2002:4 [ref. 26569], Allen & Adrim 2003:44 [ref. 26830], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:129 [ref. 27510], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Randall 2005:350 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1443 [ref. 29090], Shibukawa 2009:202 [ref. 30449], Motomura et al. 2010:147 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:568 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:112 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:205 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Amblyglyphidodon leucogaster (Bleeker 1847). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: East Africa east to Marshall Islands and Samoa, north to southern Japan, south to Western Australia and Queensland (Australia). Habitat: marine.

leucokranos, Amphiprion Allen [G. R.] 1973:319, Figs. 1, 2a, 3 [Pacific Science v. 27 (no. 4); ref. 59] Outer reef front off the northern end of Kranket Island, Madang, New Guinea, 5°11'24"S, 145°50'54"E, depth 7 meters. Holotype: USNM 207358. Paratypes: AMS I.16483-001 (2), I.16484-001 (1); USNM 207359 (2). Appears to nb er a hybrid species -- (Allen & Erdmann 2012:572 [ref. 31980]). •Valid as Amphiprion leucokranos Allen 1973 -- (Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344], Allen 2001:3349 [ref. 26132], Allen & Erdmann 2012:572 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2019:207 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Amphiprion leucokranos Allen 1973. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: West Papua and Papua New Guinea to Solomon Islands. Habitat: marine.

leucopleura, Glyphidodon Day [F.] 1877:385, Pl. 83 (fig. 4) [The fishes of India Part 3; ref. 4886] Andaman Islands, east of Bay of Bengal. Syntypes (2) and/or Day specimens: ? AMS I.95 (1) Bay of Bengal, NMW 60982 (1), ZSI 1434 (1, figured specimen). Type catalog: Whitehead & Talwar 1976:160 [ref. 23762], Ferraris et al. 2000:298 [ref. 25110]. •Synonym of Abudefduf sordidus (Forsskål 1775) -- (Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344], Fricke & Kulbicki 2006:339 [ref. 28867], Kottelat 2013:376 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Abudefduf sordidus (Forsskål 1775). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

leucopleura, Pomacentrus Bleeker [P.] 1854:85 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 7 (no. 1); ref. 16939] Ulakan, Sumatra, Indonesia. Syntypes: RMNH 6458 (2 of several). •Synonym of Stegastes albifasciatus (Schlegel & Müller 1840) -- (Allen & Emery 1985:11 [ref. 5236], Allen 1991:252 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes albifasciatus (Schlegel & Müller 1840). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

leucopomus, Glyphisodon Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:480 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Kosrae, Caroline Islands, western Pacific. Holotype (unique): MNHN (not found). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:33 [ref. 20862] with note on authorship. •Synonym of Chrysiptera brownriggii (Bennett 1828) -- (Allen & Bailey 2002:42 [ref. 26525], Randall 2005:363 [ref. 28239], Fricke & Kulbicki 2006:340 [ref. 28867], Allen et al. 2006:1452 [ref. 29090], Motomura et al. 2010:151 [ref. 31256]). •Valid as Chrysiptera leucopoma (Cuvier 1830) [author sometimes as Lesson] -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:198 [ref. 6441], Allen 1986:676 [ref. 5631], Winterbottom et al. 1989:47 [ref. 13251], Randall et al. 1990:264 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:240 [ref. 23929], Allen 1997:162 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:260 [ref. 25488], Fricke 1999:375 [ref. 24106], Nakabo 2000:939 [ref. 25182] with author as Lesson, Allen 2000:109 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Nakabo 2002:939 [ref. 26193] with author as Lesson, Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797], Fricke et al. 2019:213 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera leucopoma (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Indonesia east to Wake and Marquesas islands, north to southern Japan, south to Western Australia, New South Wales (Australia), New Caledonia and Austral Islands. Habitat: marine.

leucorus, Pomacentrus Gilbert [C. H.] 1892:554 [Proceedings of the United States National Museum v. 14 (no. 880); ref. 1626] Socorro Island, Revillagigedo Islands, off western Mexico. Syntypes: (numerous) BMNH 1901.6.28.202-211 (13); CAS-SU 329 (3); USNM 48248-49 (1, 2), 124989 [ex USBF 447] (2). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:84 [ref. 12291]. •Valid as Stegastes leucorus (Gilbert 1892) -- (Allen & Woods 1980:179 [ref. 6919], Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344], Allen & Robertson 1994:191 [ref. 22193], Schneider & Krupp in Fischer et al. 1995:1404 [ref. 22830], Thomson et al. 2000:158 [ref. 25640], Nelson et al. 2004:154 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:159 [ref. 32708], Galván-Villa et al. 2016:148 [ref. 34871], Fourriére et al. 2016:448 [ref. 34668], Hernández-Velasco et al. 2016:1 [ref. 34760], Del Moral-Flores et al. 2016:610 [ref. 34923]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes leucorus (Gilbert 1892). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Pacific: Revillagigedo Islands, Mexico. Habitat: marine.

leucosphyrus, Pomacentrus Fowler [H. W.] 1904:533, Pl. 19 (lower left fig.) [Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia. Second series. v. 12 (pt 4); ref. 1367] Padang, Sumatra, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): ANSP 27673. Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:146 [ref. 13621]. •Synonym of Neopomacentrus cyanomos (Bleeker 1856) -- (Allen 1991:247 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Neopomacentrus cyanomos (Bleeker 1856). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

leucostictus, Pomacentrus Müller [J.] & Troschel [F. H.] in Schomburgk 1848:674 [18] [The history of Barbados; comprising a geographical description of the island and an account of its geology and natural productions.; ref. 17812] Barbados, West Indies. Syntypes: ZMB 2760-61 (1, 1), 5730 (2). Appeared first as above; reprinted in Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 1848:18. •Valid as Pomacentrus leucostictus Müller & Troschel 1848 -- (Robins & Ray 1986:199 [ref. 23100], Lloris & Rucabado 1990:849 [ref. 15959], Cervigón 1992:385 [ref. 23827], Cervigón 1993:362 [ref. 24474]). •Valid as Stegastes leucostictus (Müller & Troschel 1848) -- (Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344], Boschung 1992:151 [ref. 23239], Castro-Aguirre et al. 1999:395 [ref. 24550], Smith-Vaniz et al. 1999:287 [ref. 25013], Schmitter-Soto et al. 2000:163 [ref. 27754], Carter & Kaufman 2003:1696 [ref. 27102], Smith et al. 2003:41 [ref. 27621], Nelson et al. 2004:154 [ref. 27807], McEachran & Fechhelm 2005:500 [ref. 28815], Page et al. 2013:159 [ref. 32708], Smith-Vaniz & Jelks 2014:61 [ref. 33341], Robertson et al. 2016:146 [ref. 34961]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes leucostictus (Müller & Troschel 1848). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Atlantic. Habitat: marine.

leucozona, Glyphisodon Bleeker [P.] 1859:338 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 19; ref. 368] Karangbollong [Karang-Bollong Bay, on northeastern tip of Nusa Kambangan Island, 4.5 kilometers southeast to Cilacap, Jawa Tengah Province, Java, Indonesia, eastern Indian Ocean, ca. 7°45'34''S, 109°02'32''E]. Syntypes: (5) BMNH 1862.2.28.23 and 26 (2, smaller possible type), ?NMV 46437 (1), RMNH 6495 (probably 4 of 6). •Valid as Plectroglyphidodon leucozona (Bleeker 1859) -- (Dor 1984:186 [ref. 29757], Allen & Swainston 1988:106 [ref. 25477], Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344], Randall 1999:20 [ref. 25829]). •Valid as Plectroglyphidodon leucozonus (Bleeker 1859) -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:197 [ref. 6441], Allen 1986:680 [ref. 5631], Winterbottom et al. 1989:48 [ref. 13251], Randall et al. 1990:275 [ref. 15987], Kuiter 1993:243 [ref. 23929], Francis 1993:164 [ref. 25479], Goren & Dor 1994:50 [ref. 25356], Randall 1995:265 [ref. 22896], Allen 1997:170 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:275 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:184 [ref. 23965], Johnson 1999:741 [ref. 25471], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:932 [ref. 25182], Randall & Earle 2000:16 [ref. 25806], Allen 2000:110 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:932 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Myers & Donaldson 2003:633 [ref. 27495], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:139 [ref. 27510], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Heemstra & Heemstra 2004:334 [ref. 28072], Randall 2005:376 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1463 [ref. 29090], Motomura et al. 2010:155 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:610 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:121 [ref. 33932], Delrieu-Trottin et al. 2015:7 [ref. 33988], Koeda et al. 2016:70 [ref. 35333], Fricke et al. 2018:271 [ref. 35805], Golani & Fricke 2018:116 [ref. 36273], Arndt & Fricke 2019:27 [ref. 36883], Fricke et al. 2019:218 [ref. 36673], Hoschke et al. 2019:158 [ref. 36626], Zajonz et al. 2019:87 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Plectroglyphidodon leucozonus (Bleeker 1859). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, Indo-West Pacific: East Africa, Socotra and Madagascar east to Marquesas Islands and Pitcairn Group, north to southern Japan, south to Rottnest Island (Western Australia), Seal Rocks (New South Wales, Australia), Lord Howe Island, Tonga and Austral Islands. Habitat: marine.

leucurus, Amphiprion Cuvier [G.] (ex Renard) 1929:179 [Le Règne Animal (Edition 2) v. 2; ref. 995] No locality stated [Maluku, Indonesia]. No types known. Appeared in footnote based on Renard 1718: 'VI. 49' [ref. 30377]. Also in Cuvier 1831:131 [ref. ?]. Pomacentridae. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

leucurus, Chromis Gilbert [C. H.] 1905:620, Pl. 77 (fig. 2) [Bulletin of the U. S. Fish Commission v. 23 (pt 2) [for 1903]; ref. 1631] Avau Channel, between Maui Island and Lanai Island, Hawaiian Islands, Albatross station 3875, depth 34-65 fathoms. Holotype: USNM 51587. Paratypes: CAS-SU 8623 (1), USNM 51660 (1). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:82 [ref. 12291]. •Valid as Chromis leucura Gilbert 1905 -- (Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:193 [ref. 6441] as leucurus, Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344], Fricke 1999:372 [ref. 24106], Randall 2001:96 [ref. 25124], Nakabo 2000:927 [ref. 25182], Randall & Earle 2000:16 [ref. 25806], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:927 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830] dated 1903, Myers & Donaldson 2003:632 [ref. 27495], Heemstra et al. 2004:3324 [ref. 27945], Randall 2005:359 [ref. 28239], Mundy 2005:426 [ref. 28379], Randall 2007:305 [ref. 30952], Fricke et al. 2009:78 [ref. 30213], Quéro et al. 2010:326 [ref. 30746], Motomura et al. 2010:149 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:582 [ref. 31980], Delrieu-Trottin et al. 2015:7 [ref. 33988], Fricke et al. 2018:264 [ref. 35805]). Current status: Valid as Chromis leucura Gilbert 1905. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Madagascar and Mascarenes east to Hawaiian Islands, Marquesas Islands and Gambier Islands, north to southern Japan, south to New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

limbatus, Glyphisodon Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:477 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Réunion, western Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean. Holotype (unique): MNHN 0000-8487. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:12 [ref. 20862]. •Valid as Stegastes limbatus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen & Emery 1985:21 [ref. 5236], Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344], Fricke 1999:386 [ref. 24106], Heemstra et al. 2004:3325 [ref. 27945], Fricke et al. 2009:81 [ref. 30213], Fricke et al. 2018:275 [ref. 35805], Arndt & Fricke 2019:27 [ref. 36883]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes limbatus (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southwestern Indian Ocean: Madagascar, Réunion, Mauritius and Rodrigues (Mascarenes). Habitat: marine.

limbatus, Heliases Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1833:511 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 9; ref. 1002] Madeira. Holotype: MNHN 0000-1377. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:18 [ref. 20862]. •Synonym of Chromis chromis (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Monod 1973:424 [ref. 7193], Lloris & Rucabado 1990:846 [ref. 15959]). •Valid as Chromis limbata (Valenciennes 1833) -- (Edwards 1986:194 [ref. 9152], Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344], Arruda 1997:93 [ref. 24952], Santos et al. 1997:94 [ref. 23531], Edwards in Carpenter & De Angelis 2016:2722 [ref. 34618]). Current status: Valid as Chromis limbata (Valenciennes 1833). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Atlantic. Habitat: marine.

limbaughi, Chromis Greenfield [D. W.] & Woods [L. P.] 1980:627, Fig. 1 [Copeia 1980 (no. 4); ref. 5581] Cabo San Lucas, Baja California, Mexico, depth 24.4-30.5 meters. Holotype: SIO 61-233. Paratypes: BMNH 1978.11.7.3-6 (4); BPBM 22427 (4); CAS 42068 (4); FMNH 83863 (6), 84730 (1), 84731-35 (5); LACM 37928-1 (3); SIO 53-178 (2), 60-147 (1), 61-233 (13), 61-272 (28), 61-277 (31 or 32), 61-280 (42); USNM 219029 (4). Type catalog: Ibarra & Stewart 1987:24 [ref. 12367] as 12 specimens from 3 localities. •Valid as Chromis limbaughi Greenfield & Woods 1980 -- (Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344], Allen & Robertson 1994:188 [ref. 22193], Schneider & Krupp in Fischer et al. 1995:1400 [ref. 22830], De La Cruz Agüero et al. 1997:262 [ref. 24545], Thomson et al. 2000:166 [ref. 25640], Nelson et al. 2004:154 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:159 [ref. 32708], Fourriére et al. 2016:447 [ref. 34668], Del Moral-Flores et al. 2016:610 [ref. 34923]). Current status: Valid as Chromis limbaughi Greenfield & Woods 1980. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Gulf of California and Revillagigedo Archipelago. Habitat: marine.

limosus, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] 1992:691, Fig. 1 [Records of the Western Australian Museum v. 15 (pt 4); ref. 20891] Churchill Reef, 15°31'S, 123°17'E, Western Australia, depth 8.9-8.5 meters. Holotype: WAM P.30317-001. Paratypes: WAM P.30317-002 (1). Type catalog: Moore et al. 2008:34 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Pomacentrus limosus Allen 1992 -- (Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Allen et al. 2006:1466 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus limosus Allen 1992. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Australia: Western Australia. Habitat: marine.

lineatus, Chromis Cadenat [J.] 1950:669, Fig. [Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle (Série 2) v. 21 (no. 6); ref. 12939] Senegal. Syntypes: (19) MNHN 1950-0073 [ex IFAN] (3). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:7 [ref. 20862]. Objectively invalid; preoccupied by Chromis lineatus Fowler & Bean 1928, replaced by Chromis cadenati Whitley 1951. Wrongly considered valid by Lloris & Rucabado 1990:848 [ref. 15959]. •Synonym of Chromis cadenati Whitley 1951 -- (Edwards in Carpenter & De Angelis 2016:2720 [ref. 34618]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis cadenati Whitley 1951. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

lineatus, Chromis Fowler [H. W.] & Bean [B. A.] 1928:50, Pl. 3 [Bulletin of the United States National Museum No. 100, v. 7; ref. 1475] Pangasinan Island, Philippines. Holotype: USNM 89953. Paratypes: USNM 93530 (1). •Valid as Chromis lineata Fowler & Bean 1928 -- (Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:168 [ref. 23977], Myers 1999:178 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Allen 2000:108 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Allen et al. 2006:1450 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2012:582 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:116 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:211 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Chromis lineata Fowler & Bean 1928. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Christmas Island and Indonesia east to Palau and Solomon Islands, south to northern Great Barrier Reef (Australia) and Vanuatu. Habitat: marine.

littoralis, Pomacentrus Cuvier [G.] (ex Kuhl & van Hasselt) in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:425 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Java, Indonesia. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-9445 (1, dry, headless) Moluccas, RMNH 946 (1). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:24 [ref. 20862] as holotype and paratype, Bauchot & Daget 1996:242 [ref. 22899]. Kottelat (2013) lists an inland record from the Philippines. •Valid as Pomacentrus littoralis Cuvier 1830 -- (Allen 1991:250 [ref. 19344], Larson & Williams 1997:364 [ref. 23967], Allen 1999:102, 104 [ref. 23870], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Allen 2000:111 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Allen et al. 2006:1466 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2009:125 [ref. 30681], Allen et al. 2011:41 [ref. 31134], Allen & Erdmann 2012:618 [ref. 31980], Larson et al. 2013:172 [ref. 32988], Kottelat 2013:378 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus littoralis Cuvier 1830. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Gulf of Thailand, South China Sea, Singapore to Indonesia, Philippines, and Australia. Habitat: marine.

lividus, Chaetodon Forster [J. R.] in Bloch & Schneider 1801:235 [M. E. Blochii, Systema Ichthyologiae; ref. 471] Tahuata, Marquesas Is, southern Pacific. No types known. Type locality information from Randall 2004:390 [ref. 28077]. Based on description in manuscript by Forster (Johann Reinhold Forster, 1729-1798, German explorer and naturalist of Cook's second voyage). Range now considered to be the Marquesas Is.; other localities are misidentifications. •Valid as Stegastes lividus (Forster 1801) [but non-Marquesas references are punctatus] -- (Dor 1984:188 [ref. 29757], Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:194 [ref. 6441], Allen & Emery 1985:22 [ref. 5236], Allen & Swainston 1988:106 [ref. 25477], Randall et al. 1990:284 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344], Goren & Dor 1994:51 [ref. 25356], Allen 1997:170 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:284 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:187 [ref. 23965], Fricke 1999:387 [ref. 24106], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:949 [ref. 25182], Allen 2000:111 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:38 [ref. 25847], Nakabo 2002:949 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830] with authors as Bloch & Schneider, Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S114 [ref. 27377], Myers & Donaldson 2003:633 [ref. 27495], Myers & Donaldson 2003:633 [ref. 27495] with authors as Bloch & Schneider, Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:143 [ref. 27510], Randall et al. 2004:21 [ref. 27624], Randall 2004:390 [ref. 28077], Randall 2005:385 [ref. 28239], Delrieu-Trottin et al. 2015:7 [ref. 33988]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes lividus (Forster 1801). Pomacentridae. Distribution: South Pacific: Marquesas Islands [other records are Stegastes punctatus on ref. 28077]. Habitat: marine.

lividus, Heliastes Klunzinger [C. B.] 1872:36 [Archiv für Naturgeschichte v. 38 (pt. 1); ref. 2623] Port Phillip, Victoria, Australia. Holotype (unique): SMNS 1716. Type catalog: Fricke 1992:16 [ref. 20296], Fricke 2005:55 [ref. 29864]. Original genus should have been Heliases. •Synonym of Parma victoriae (Günther 1863) -- (Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344], Gomon et al. 1994:675 [ref. 22532], Allen et al. 2006:1462 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Synonym of Parma victoriae (Günther 1863). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

longicaudis, Heptadecanthus Alleyne [H. G.] & Macleay [W.] 1877:343, Pl. 15 (fig. 3) [Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales v. 1 (pts 3-4); ref. 101] Cape Grenville, Queensland, Australia. Syntypes: AMS I.16356-001 [ex MAMU F820] (3). Type catalog: Stanbury 1969:208 [ref. 19518]. •Synonym of Acanthochromis polyacanthus (Bleeker 1855) -- (Allen 1991:235 [ref. 19344], Allen et al. 2006:1442 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Synonym of Acanthochromis polyacanthus (Bleeker 1855). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

longirostris, Pomacentrus Poey [F.] 2000:678, Pl. 386 (fig. 5) [Ictiologia Cubana. Posthumous transcription of original unpublished manuscript (1884) by M. Sánchez Roig and F. Gómez de la Maza v. 1-3; ref. 26366] Not available; not explicitly proposed as new [see Art. 16.1 of the Code]. Posthumous publication. Pomacentridae.

lorenzi, Abudefduf Hensley [D. A.] & Allen [G. R.] 1977:109, Figs. 1-2 [Records of the Western Australian Museum v. 6 (pt 1); ref. 7254] Tenibuli Bay, Isabel Island, Solomon Islands, western Pacific, about 8°25'S, 159°50'E. Holotype: FMNH 23564. Paratypes: AMS I.12069 (1), 15360-001 (1), 16694-003 (1), 16710-001 (2); BMNH 1858.4.21.289 (1), 1858.4.21.307 (1); BPBM 9501 (4), 15998 (1); CSIRO C 282 (1), C 452 (1), C 1778 (1); FMNH 23563 (1), 40675 (1); RMNH 886 (1), 11818 (1 or 2), 14932-33 (1, 1), 27463 (1), 28162 [ex RMNH 11817] (1); USNM 216250 (1); WAM P.24924-001 (1). Type catalog: Ibarra & Stewart 1987:4 [ref. 12367], Hutchins & Smith 1991:28 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:30 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Abudefduf lorenzi Hensley & Allen 1977 -- (Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344], Senou et al. 1995:2 [ref. 24349], Allen 1997:164 [ref. 23977], Myers 1999:180 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:935 [ref. 25182], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:935 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:44 [ref. 26830], Allen & Erdmann 2012:563 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:111 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:203 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Abudefduf lorenzi Hensley & Allen 1977. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Indonesia, Philippines, Palau, Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands. Habitat: marine.

lubbocki, Chromis Edwards [A. J.] 1986:184, Figs. 1, 2d [Zoologische Mededelingen (Leiden) v. 60 (no. 12); ref. 9152] Porto da Faja, Brava Island, Cape Verde Islands, eastern Atlantic. Holotype: BMNH 1982.4.2.17. Paratypes: BMNH 1982.4.2.16 (1), 1982.4.2.18-20 (1, 1, 1); INIP 5053 (1), 5316 (1), uncat. (1); RMNH 29211-12 (1, 1), 29542 (1). •Valid as Chromis lubbocki Edwards 1986 -- (Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344], Wirtz et al. 2013:130 [ref. 32972], Edwards in Carpenter & De Angelis 2016:2723 [ref. 34618]). Current status: Valid as Chromis lubbocki Edwards 1986. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Atlantic: Cape Verde Islands. Habitat: marine.

lubbocki, Stegastes Allen [G. R.] & Smith [K. N.] 1992:114, Fig. 1 [Records of the Western Australian Museum v. 16 (pt 1); ref. 20889] Pratt Point, Ascension Island, eastern Atlantic, 7°57'S, 14°22'W. Holotype: WAM P.30283-001. Paratypes: BMNH 1992.4.6.1-8 (8); USNM 320806 (4); WAM P.30279-001 (7), P.30280-001 (1), P.30281-001 (1), P.30282-001 (2), P.30284-001 (16). Type catalog: Moore et al. 2008:35 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Stegastes lubbocki Allen & Smith 1992 - (Wirtz et al. 2014:9 [ref. 33516], Edwards in Carpenter & De Angelis 2016:2730 [ref. 34618]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes lubbocki Allen & Smith 1992. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Ascension Island. Habitat: marine.

luridi, Chaetodonton Gmelin [J. F.] 1789:1269 [Caroli a Linné ... Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae v. 1 (pt 3); ref. 18139] Name only, not available. •In the synonymy of Abudefduf luridus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Lloris & Rucabado 1990:843 [ref. 15959]). •In the synonymy of Similiparma lurida (Cuvier 1830). Current status: Synonym of Similiparma lurida (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae.

luridus, Chaetodon Cuvier [G.] (ex Solander) in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:475 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Madeira. Name mentioned in passing in account of Glyphisodon luridus Cuvier 1830. •In the synonymy of Abudefduf luridus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Lloris & Rucabado 1990:843 [ref. 15959], Arruda 1997:92 [ref. 24952]). •In the synonymy of Similiparma lurida (Cuvier 1830). Current status: Synonym of Similiparma lurida (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae.

luridus, Glyphisodon Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:475 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Madeira. Holotype (unique): MNHN 0000-5286. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:12 [ref. 20862]. •Valid as Abudefduf luridus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Quignard & Pras in Whitehead et al. 1986:916 [ref. 13676], Edwards 1986:200 [ref. 9152], Lloris & Rucabado 1990:843 [ref. 15959], Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344], Santos et al. 1997:94 [ref. 23531], Wirtz et al. 2013:128 [ref. 32972]). •Valid as Similiparma lurida (Cuvier 1830) -- (Cooper et al. 2014:473 [ref. 35444], Edwards in Carpenter & De Angelis 2016:2728 [ref. 34618]). Current status: Valid as Similiparma lurida (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Atlantic. Habitat: marine.

luteobrunneus, Pomacentrus Smith [J. L. B.] 1960:343, Pls. 26 (fig. F), 27 (fig. F) [Ichthyological Bulletin, Department of Ichthyology, Rhodes University No. 19; ref. 11949] Aldabra Island, Seychelles, western Indian Ocean. Holotype: SAIAB [formerly RUSI] 65. Paratypes: SAIAB [formerly RUSI] 18553 (1). •Synonym of Stegastes fasciolatus (Ogilby 1889) -- (Allen & Emery 1985:15 [ref. 5236], Allen 1986:682 [ref. 5631]). •Valid as Stegastes luteobrunneus (Smith 1960) -- (Fricke et al. 2009:81 [ref. 30213], Fricke et al. 2013:265 [ref. 32706], Fricke et al. 2018:275 [ref. 35805], Arndt & Fricke 2019:27 [ref. 36883]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes luteobrunneus (Smith 1960). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, western Indian Ocean: East Africa to Madagascar. Habitat: marine.

luteocaudatus, Glyphidodon Saville-Kent [W.] 1893:368, Color Pl. 16 (fig. 11) [The Great Barrier Reef of Australia; its products and potentialities; ref. 13269] Queensland, Australia. No types known. Originally as luteo-caudata, correction mandatory. •Synonym of Pomacentrus chrysurus Cuvier 1830 -- (Allen 1991:249 [ref. 19344], Allen et al. 2006:1465 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus chrysurus Cuvier 1830. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

maafu, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] & Drew [J. A.] 2012:173, Figs. 1-3 [aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology v. 18 (no. 3); ref. 32095] Dravuni Island, 18.758°S, 178.520°E, Great Astrolabe Reef, Viti Levu, Fiji, depth 3-10 meters. Holotype: ROM 92387. Paratypes: ROM 46160 (28), 48653 (36), 48645 (46); USNM 298829 (52); WAM P32333-003 (9). •Valid as Pomacentrus maafu Allen & Drew 2012. Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus maafu Allen & Drew 2012. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Fiji and Tonga. Habitat: marine.

macleayi, Pomacentrus Whitley [G. P.] 1928:221 [Records of the Australian Museum v. 16 (no. 4); ref. 4661] Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia. Replacement name for Pomacentrus obscurus Alleyne and Macleay 1877, preoccupied by Pomacentrus obscurus Thiolliere 1856. •Synonym of Pomacentrus tripunctatus Cuvier 1830 -- (Allen 1991:251 [ref. 19344], Allen et al. 2006:1468 [ref. 29090], Kottelat 2013:379 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus tripunctatus Cuvier 1830. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

macrochir, Heliases Bleeker [P.] 1853:346 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 5 (no. 3); ref. 5117] Ambon Island, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): ?RMNH (1 of 10). •Synonym of Chromis analis (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:238 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis analis (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

macrogaster, Labrus Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1801:430, 477, Pl. 19 (fig. 3) [Histoire naturelle des poissons (Lacepède) v. 3; ref. 2710] Sea of Indes. Syntypes: MNHN A-8126 (1, dry), 9442 (1, dry). Type catalog: Bauchot 1963:99 [ref. 19171], Bauchot et al. 1978:20 [ref. 20862]. Based on a Commerson figure. •Synonym of Abudefduf bengalensis (Bloch 1787) -- (Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344], Kottelat 2013:376 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Abudefduf bengalensis (Bloch 1787). Pomacentridae. Habitat: brackish, marine.

macrolepidota, Cichla Bloch [M. E.] & Schneider [J. G.] 1801:339 [M. E. Blochii, Systema Ichthyologiae; ref. 471] Japan. New name for Perca japonica Bloch. Earlier see Chromis notata (Temminck & Schlegel 1843) -- (Paepke 1999:120 [ref. 24282]). •Synonym of Chromis japonica (Bloch 1790) -- (Iwatsubo & Motomura 2013:202 [ref. 33092]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis japonica (Bloch 1790). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

macrostoma, Prochilus Bleeker [P.] 1877:136 [Verslagen en Mededeelingen der Koninklijke Akademie van Wetenschappen. Afdeeling Natuurkunde (Ser. 2) v. 11; ref. 17111] Ambon Island, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): whereabouts unknown. Figured in Bleeker 1877: Pl. 401 (fig. 5) [ref. 6835]. •Synonym of Amphiprion melanopus Bleeker 1852 -- (Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344], Ogihara et al. 2009:198 [ref. 30934]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion melanopus Bleeker 1852. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

maculipinnis, Glyphidodon Bliss [R.] 1883:55 [Transactions of the Royal Society of Arts and Sciences of Mauritius (N. S.) v. 13; ref. 16966] Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean. Syntypes: MCZ 6092 (4), USNM 153569 [ex. MCZ 6092] (1). •Synonym of Abudefduf margariteus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344], Fricke 1999:363 [ref. 24106]). Current status: Synonym of Abudefduf margariteus (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

maculosus, Heptadecanthus De Vis [C. W.] 1885:873 [Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales v. 9 (pt 4); ref. 1091] Cardwell, Queensland, Australia. •Synonym of Acanthochromis polyacanthus (Bleeker 1855) -- (Allen 1991:235 [ref. 19344], Allen et al. 2006:1442 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Synonym of Acanthochromis polyacanthus (Bleeker 1855). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

madagascariensis, Pomacentrus Sauvage [H.-E.] 1882:174 [Bulletin de la Société philomathique de Paris (7th Série) v. 6; ref. 3894] Madagascar. Holotype: MNHN A-1996. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:24 [ref. 20862]. •Synonym of Stegastes limbatus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen & Emery 1985:21 [ref. 5236], Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes limbatus (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

magniseptus, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.], Erdmann [M. V.] & Pertiwi [P. D.] 2017:64, Figs. 6C, 12-13 [Journal of the Ocean Science Foundation v. 25; ref. 35154] Great Barrier Reef, northern corner of Escape Reef, Queensland, Australia, approximately 15°50'S, 145°50'E, depth 3-6 meters. Holotype: AMS I.22574-010. Paratypes: AMS, WAM. The third author is spelled Pertiwi and not Purtiwi [email 3/25/2017 from Benjamin Victor]. •Valid as Pomacentrus magniseptus Allen, Erdmann & Pertiwi 2017 -- (Allen et al. 2017:30 [ref. 35605]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus magniseptus Allen, Erdmann & Pertiwi 2017. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Great Barrier Reef, Queensland, Australia. Habitat: marine.

manikfani, Abudefduf Jones [S.] & Kumaran [M.] 1970:324, Fig. 5 [Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India v. 10 (no. 2) (for 1968); ref. 7752] Minicoy Island, India. Holotype: FMRI = CMFRI-LA-F 67/518. Paratypes: CMFRI (4). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

margariteus, Glyphisodon Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:470 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-9443 (1, dry), 0000-8373 (1). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:12 [ref. 20862]. •Valid as Abudefduf margariteus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344], Fricke 1999:363 [ref. 24106], Heemstra et al. 2004:3324 [ref. 27945], Fricke et al. 2009:77 [ref. 30213], Arndt & Fricke 2019:25 [ref. 36883]). Current status: Valid as Abudefduf margariteus (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southwestern Indian Ocean: Réunion, Mauritius and Rodrigues (Mascarenes endemic). Habitat: marine.

margaritifer, Chromis dimidiatus Fowler [H. W.] 1946:140, Figs. 9-10 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 98; ref. 1456] Aguni Shima, Ryukyu Islands, Japan. Holotype (unique): ANSP 72008. Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:146 [ref. 13621]. •Valid as Chromis margaritifer Fowler 1946 -- (Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:193 [ref. 6441], Allen & Swainston 1988:104 [ref. 25477], Randall et al. 1990:259 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:236 [ref. 23929], Francis 1993:163 [ref. 25479], Senou et al. 1994:4 [ref. 24348], Allen 1997:166 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:258 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:259 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:178 [ref. 23965], Johnson 1999:741 [ref. 25471], Randall 2001:96 [ref. 25124], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:926 [ref. 25182], Allen 2000:108 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:926 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Myers & Donaldson 2003:632 [ref. 27495], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:359 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1450 [ref. 29090], Motomura et al. 2010:149 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:582 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:116 [ref. 33932], Myoung et al. 2014:21 [ref. 36302], Koeda et al. 2016:67 [ref. 35333], Fricke et al. 2019:211 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Chromis margaritifer Fowler 1946. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Christmas and Cocos-Keeling islands east to Line Islands and Tuamoto Archipelago, north to southern Korea and Japan, south to northern Australia. Habitat: marine.

marginatus, Amphiprion Cuvier [G.] 1816:345 [Le Règne Animal v. 2; ref. 993] East Indies. Available be reference to unnamed variety of Anthias polynemus in Bloch 1792:106, Pl. 316 (fig. 3). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

marginatus, Chaetodon Bloch [M. E.] 1787:98, Pl. 207 [Naturgeschichte der ausländischen Fische v. 3; ref. 468] Antilles. No types known. On p. 98 of Bloch's Ichthyologie, v. 6 [ref. 21381]. •Synonym of Abudefduf saxatilis (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Edwards 1986:201 [ref. 9152], Lloris & Rucabado 1990:843 [ref. 15959], Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344], Smith-Vaniz et al. 1999:283 [ref. 25013], Edwards in Carpenter & De Angelis 2016:2718 [ref. 34618]). Current status: Synonym of Abudefduf saxatilis (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

marginatus, Eupomacentrus Jenkins [O. P.] 1901:391, Fig. 5 [Bulletin of the U. S. Fish Commission v. 19 (1899); ref. 2340] Honolulu, Oahu Island, Hawaiian Islands. Holotype: USNM 49700. Paratypes: CAS-SU 2470 (3), 6094 (1), 7480 (1), 7942 (2), 23331 (now 19); ?FMNH 4257-59 (3), and possibly other specimens collected before 1900 by Jenkins, Wood or Jordan. Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:83 [ref. 12291]. Subjectively invalid; secondarily preoccupied by Pomacentrus marginatus Rüppell when both are placed in Pomacentrus; Pomacentrus jenkinsi Jordan & Evermann is regarded as a replacement name (see remarks under jenkinsi). •Synonym of Stegastes fasciolatus (Ogilby 1889) -- (Allen & Emery 1985:15 [ref. 5236], Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344], Mundy 2005:430 [ref. 28379]). •Valid as Stegastes marginatus (Jenkins 1901) -- (Randall 2007:312 [ref. 30952]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes marginatus (Jenkins 1901). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Hawaiian Islands. Habitat: marine.

marginatus, Heliases Castelnau [F. L.] 1855:9, Pl. 3 (fig. 1) [Animaux nouveaux or rares v. 2; ref. 766] Bahia, Brazil. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-8221 (2). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:18-19 [ref. 20862]. Name spelled marginata in text, list of figures, and index, marginatus in figure caption; Heliases is masculine so marginatus is correct. Objectively invalid; preoccupied by Heliazes [sic] marginatus Valenciennes 1843; not replaced. •Synonym of Chromis multilineata (Guichenot 1853) -- (Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344], Moura 1995:93 [ref. 21617], Smith-Vaniz et al. 1999:285 [ref. 25013], Edwards in Carpenter & De Angelis 2016:2724 [ref. 34618]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis multilineata (Guichenot 1853). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

marginatus, Heliastes Günther [A.] 1869:238 [Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1869 (pt 2) (art. 4) (for 8 Apr. 1869); ref. 13284] Treated by Lloris & Rucabado 1990:846 [ref. 15959] as an original description, but there is no evidence that it is other than an identification of Heliazes [Heliases] marginatus Valenciennes 1843; it is also not available for lack of a description. Original genus should have been Heliases. •In the synonymy of Chromis cautus (Troschel 1866) [probably should be cauda] -- (Lloris & Rucabado 1990:846 [ref. 15959]). •In the synonymy of Chromis multilineata (Guichenot 1853) based on status of cautus. Current status: Synonym of Chromis multilineata (Guichenot 1853). Pomacentridae.

marginatus, Heliazes Valenciennes [A.] 1843:27 [Ichthyologie des îles Canaries v. 2 (pt 2); ref. 4502] Canary Islands. Syntypes: MNHN A-0148 (2, dry). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:18 [ref. 20862]. Original genus should have been Heliases. •Synonym of Chromis chromis (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Monod 1973:424 [ref. 7193], Lloris & Rucabado 1990:846 [ref. 15959]). •Synonym of Chromis limbata (Valenciennes 1833) -- (Edwards 1986:194 [ref. 9152], Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis limbata (Valenciennes 1833). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

marginatus, Pomacentrus Rüppell [W. P. E. S.] 1829:38, Pl. 8 (fig. 2) [Atlas zu der Reise im nördlichen Africa. Fische des Rothen Meeres; ref. 3843] Massawa, Eritrea, Red Sea. Syntypes and/or Rüppell specimens: ?BMNH 1845.10.29.94-95 (2); SMF 1498 (1), 2751 (1), 27043 (6); MNHN 0000-8130 (2); NMW 70324 (2). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:25 [ref. 20862]. •Valid as Dascyllus marginatus (Rüppell 1829) -- (Dor 1984:183 [ref. 29757], Allen 1991:243 [ref. 19344], Goren & Dor 1994:50 [ref. 25356], Randall 1995:263 [ref. 22896], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Golani & Fricke 2018:115 [ref. 36273], Zajonz et al. 2019:86 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Dascyllus marginatus (Rüppell 1829). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, northwestern Indian Ocean: Socotra, Gulf of Oman. Habitat: marine.

marginatus, Pomacentrus Schlegel [H.] & Müller [S.] 1840:20 [Verhandelingen over de natuurlijke geschiedenis der Nederlandsche overzeesche bezittingen / door de Leden der Natuurkundige Commissie in Indië en andere schrijvers; uitgegeven ... door C. J. Temminck Temminck. Zoologie, No. 2; ref. 18698] Waigeo, Indonesia. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

maurineae, Chrysiptera Allen [G. R.], Erdmann [M. V.] & Cahyani [N. K. D.] 2015:64, Figs. 5-6 [Journal of the Ocean Science Foundation v. 17; ref. 34110] Pulau Nurage, Cenderawasih Bay, West Papua Province, Indonesia, 3°01.807'S, 134°50.058'E, depth 5-12 meters. Holotype: MZB 22773. Paratypes: MZB, WAM. •Valid as Chrysiptera maurineae Allen, Erdmann & Cahyani 2015 -- (Allen et al. 2017:10 [ref. 35595], Allen et al. 2018:83 [ref. 36316]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera maurineae Allen, Erdmann & Cahyani 2015. Pomacentridae. Distribution: West Papua Province, Indonesia. Habitat: marine.

mauritiensis, Amphiprion Schultz [L. P.] 1953:196, Pl. 9 (fig. I) [Proceedings of the United States National Museum v. 103 (no. 3323); ref. 10153] Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean. Holotype: MCZ 6093. Paratypes: MCZ 5800 (now 1), 5801 (2), 5802 (2), 46313 [ex MCZ 6093] (?2); USNM 153679 [ex MCZ 5800] (1), 153680 [ex MCZ 6093] (2). •Synonym of Amphiprion chrysogaster Cuvier 1830 -- (Allen 1991:236 [ref. 19344], Fricke 1999:369 [ref. 24106]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion chrysogaster Cuvier 1830. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

mauritii, Chaetodon Bloch [M. E.] 1787:109, Pl. 213 (fig. 1) [Naturgeschichte der ausländischen Fische v. 3; ref. 468] Brazil. No types known. On p. 81 of Bloch's Ichthyologie, v. 6 [ref. 21381]. •Synonym of Abudefduf saxatilis (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Lloris & Rucabado 1990:843 [ref. 15959], Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Abudefduf saxatilis (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

mccullochi, Amphiprion Whitley [G. P.] 1929:213 [Memoirs of the Queensland Museum v. 9 (pt 3); ref. 4666] Lord Howe Island. Holotype: AMS IA.1962. Paratypes: AMS I.5392 (2, now 1), I.5729-30 (1, 1), IA.1963-67 (1, 1, 1, 1, 1). •Valid as Amphiprion mccullochi Whitley 1929 -- (Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344], Francis 1993:163 [ref. 25479], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Allen et al. 2006:1444 [ref. 29090], Allen et al. 2008:112 [ref. 29750]). Current status: Valid as Amphiprion mccullochi Whitley 1929. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southwestern Pacific: Lord Howe Island. Habitat: marine.

mccullochi, Parma Whitley [G. P.] 1929:228 [Memoirs of the Queensland Museum v. 9 (pt 3); ref. 4666] Rottnest Island, Western Australia. Holotype (unique): AMS I.13144. •Valid as Parma mccullochi Whitley 1929 -- (Allen 1987:266 [ref. 6250], Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344], Gomon et al. 1994:672 [ref. 22532], Kuiter 1997:250 [ref. 25488], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Allen et al. 2006:1461 [ref. 29090], Allen & Gomon 2008:637 [ref. 30653], Hoschke et al. 2019:157 [ref. 36626]). Current status: Valid as Parma mccullochi Whitley 1929. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southeastern Indian Ocean: Kalbarri to Recherche Archipelago (Western Australia endemic). Habitat: marine.

mediteranea, Chromis Cloquet [H.] 1817:147 (v. 9) [Dictionnaire des sciences Naturelles; ref. 852] •Synonym of Chromis chromis (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis chromis (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

megalops, Pomacentrus Liénard [F.] in Sauvage 1891:234 [Histoire physique, naturelle et politique de Madagascar; ref. 14503] Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean. Holotype (unique): NHMI (not found). Based on 'Pomacentre gros yeux' of Liénard 1839:34 [ref. 17536] and Liénard 1840:297 [ref. 30337]; description quoted from Liénard. •Status uncertain -- (Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344]). •Synonym of Dascyllus carneus Fischer 1885 -- (Fricke 1999:378 [ref. 24106]). Current status: Synonym of Dascyllus carneus Fischer 1885. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

megalopsis, Chromis Allen [G. R.] 1976:136, Fig. 1 [Records of the Western Australian Museum v. 4 (pt 2); ref. 7329] About 40 nautical miles west of Bernier Island, 24°59'S, 112°27'E, Western Australia, depth 71 fathoms. Holotype: WAM P.25207-001. Paratypes: WAM P.22343-001 (1). Type information: Hutchins & Smith 1991:29 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:31 [ref. 30117]. Misspelled megalopis in caption to Fig. 1. •Valid as Chromis megalopsis Allen 1976 -- (Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344]). •Synonym of Chromis mirationis Tanaka 1917 -- (Allen 1993:25 [ref. 20780], Allen 1999:99 [ref. 23870], Allen & Adrim 2000:51 [ref. 25052], Allen et al. 2006:1450 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2008:203 [ref. 29960], Allen & Erdmann 2009:122 [ref. 30466], Tea et al. 2019:251 [ref. 36651]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis mirationis Tanaka 1917. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

melanocarpus, Abudefduf Fowler [H. W.] & Bean [B. A.] 1928:182 [Bulletin of the United States National Museum No. 100, v. 7; ref. 1475] Cabugao Bay, Catanduanes Island, Philippines. Holotype: USNM 95680 [published as 89965]. Paratypes: USNM 95678-79 (1, 1). •Synonym of Neopomacentrus azysron (Bleeker 1877) -- (Allen 1991:246 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Neopomacentrus azysron (Bleeker 1877). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

melanochir, Pomacentrus Bleeker [P.] 1877:384 [Verslagen en Mededeelingen der Koninklijke Akademie van Wetenschappen. Afdeeling Natuurkunde (Ser. 2) v. 10; ref. 452] Bali, Flores, Timor, and Ambon Island, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Syntypes: RMNH 6473 (11). •Valid as Pomacentrus melanochir Bleeker 1877 -- (Allen 1991:250 [ref. 19344], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Allen et al. 2011:41 [ref. 31134], Allen & Erdmann 2009:125 [ref. 30681], Allen et al. 2011:41 [ref. 31134], Allen & Erdmann 2012:619 [ref. 31980], Allen et al. 2017:73 [ref. 35154]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus melanochir Bleeker 1877. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indonesia and Philippines. Habitat: marine.

melanomaculata, Chrysiptera Aoyagi [H.] 1941:180, Fig. [Dobutsugaku Zasshi = Zoological Magazine Tokyo v. 53 (no. 3); ref. 12127] Palau Island. Holotype: YCM-P 30541 [ex FAKU 5000]. Paratypes: YCM-P 30542 (1). Type catalog: Hayashi 1995:23 [ref. 22717], Shibata et al. 2011:16 [ref. 31469]. Description based on one (58.3 mm) of two specimens. •Synonym of Chrysiptera oxycephala (Bleeker 1877) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344], Kottelat 2013:377 [ref. 32989], Allen et al. 2015:68 [ref. 34110]). Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera oxycephala (Bleeker 1877). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

melanopselion, Abudefduf Fowler [H. W.] 1918:59, Fig. 23 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 70; ref. 1396] Philippines. Holotype: ANSP 47538. Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:146 [ref. 13621]. •Synonym of Hemiglyphidodon plagiometopon (Bleeker 1852) -- (Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344] as plagiometapon, Kottelat 2013:377 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Hemiglyphidodon plagiometopon (Bleeker 1852). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

melanopterus, Amblyglyphidodon Allen [G. R.] & Randall [J. E.] 2002:146, Figs. 5-7 [aqua, Journal of Ichthyology and Aquatic Biology v. 5 (no. 4); ref. 26191] East side of Monuate Island, Tongatapu, Tonga, depth 1.5 meters. Holotype: BPBM 37967. Paratypes: AMS I.41006-001 (1); BPBM 37926 (1); CAS 214470 (1); MNHN 2001-2673 (1); NSMT-P 61777 (1); ROM 72658 (1); USNM 337888 (23), 337939 (2). •Valid as Amblyglyphidodon melanopterus Allen & Randall 2002 -- (Randall et al. 2004:19 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:350 [ref. 28239]). Current status: Valid as Amblyglyphidodon melanopterus Allen & Randall 2002. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Tonga. Habitat: marine.

melanopterus, Pomacentrus Bleeker [P.] 1852:562 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 3 (no. 4); ref. 16834] Ambon Island, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): whereabouts unknown. Bleeker specimens: BMNH 1862.2.28.109 (1), NMV 45907 (1). •Synonym of Pomacentrus brachialis Cuvier 1830 -- (Randall et al. 1990:276 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:249 [ref. 19344], Fricke & Kulbicki 2006:341 [ref. 28867], Allen & Erdmann 2012:614 [ref. 31980], Kottelat 2013:378 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus brachialis Cuvier 1830. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

melanopus, Amphiprion Bleeker [P.] 1852:561 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 3 (no. 4); ref. 16834] Ambon Island, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): RMNH 6444 (probably largest of 5). •Valid as Amphiprion melanopus Bleeker 1852 -- (Randall et al. 1990:253 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:247 [ref. 23929], Astakhov 1996:845 [ref. 24669], Allen 1997:164 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:264 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:253 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:176 [ref. 23965], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:315 [ref. 25191], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3349 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:44 [ref. 26830], Myers & Donaldson 2003:631 [ref. 27495], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:130 [ref. 27510], Randall et al. 2004:19 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:351 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1445 [ref. 29090], Allen et al. 2008:111 [ref. 29750], Ogihara et al. 2009:197 [ref. 30934], Allen & Erdmann 2012:572 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:114 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:207 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Amphiprion melanopus Bleeker 1852. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: eastern Indonesia, Philippines and Papua New Guinea east to Palau, Caroline Islands and Vanuatu, south to Queensland (Australia) and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

melanopus, Glyphisodon Bleeker [P.] 1856:82 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 11 (no. 1); ref. 16856] Ora Malang, southeastern Java, Indonesia. Syntypes: (2) BMNH 1862.2.28.25 (1). •Synonym of Paraglyphidodon melas (Cuvier 1830) -- (Dor 1984:185 [ref. 29757]). •Synonym of Neoglyphidodon melas (Valenciennes 1830) -- (Allen 1991:246 [ref. 19344], Kottelat 2013:377 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Neoglyphidodon melas (Valenciennes 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

melanostolus, Amphiprion Richardson [J.] 1842:390 [Annals and Magazine of Natural History (New Series) v. 9 (no. 59) (art. 42); ref. 21247] Depuch Island, Western Australia. No types known. Based on a drawing. •Synonym of Amphiprion clarkii (Bennett 1830) -- (Allen 1991:236 [ref. 19344], Allen et al. 2006:1444 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion clarkii (Bennett 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

melanotus, Pomacentrus Bleeker [P.] 1858:13 [Acta Societatis Regiae Scientiarum Indo-Neêrlandicae v. 3 (art. 11); ref. 361] Manado, Sulawesi, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): RMNH 27458 (114-mm spec. out of 5). Holotype is RMNH 6462 according to Allen et al. 2006:1456 [ref. 29090]. •Valid as Dischistodus melanotus (Bleeker 1858) -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:195 [ref. 6441], Randall et al. 1990:268 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344], Mohsin & Ambak 1996:469 [ref. 27969], Allen 1997:162 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:254 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:268 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:182 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:942 [ref. 25182], Allen 2000:109 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:942 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Allen et al. 2006:1456 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2012:599 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:119 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:216 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Dischistodus melanotus (Bleeker 1858). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Malaysia and Indonesia east to Yap and Papua New Guinea, south to Queensland (Australia). Habitat: marine.

melanozonatus, Abudefduf Aoyagi [H.] 1941:234, Fig. 35 [Biogeographica, Tokyo v. 4 (no. 1); ref. 12997] Kowan, Okinawa Island, Ryukyu Islands, Japan. Syntypes: YCM-P 30469-70 (1, 1). Type catalog: Hayashi 1995:19 [ref. 22717], Shibata et al. 2011:16 [ref. 31469]. •Synonym of Plectroglyphidodon leucozonus (Bleeker 1859) -- (Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344] as leucozona). Current status: Synonym of Plectroglyphidodon leucozonus (Bleeker 1859). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

melanurus, Amphiprion Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:400 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Sumatra, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): BMNH 2011.5.17.4. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:32 [ref. 20862]. •Synonym of Amphiprion ocellaris Cuvier 1830 -- (Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion ocellaris Cuvier 1830. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

melanurus, Dascyllus Bleeker [P.] 1854:109 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 6 (no. 1); ref. 16924] Banda Neira, Banda Island; Sumbawa Island; Priaman, Ulakan, western Sumatra, Indonesia. Syntypes: (8) RMNH 6452 (2, very poor condition, in pieces). •Valid as Dascyllus melanurus Bleeker 1854 -- (Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:191 [ref. 6441], Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:164 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:264 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:267 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:179 [ref. 23965], Johnson 1999:741 [ref. 25471], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:930 [ref. 25182], Allen 2000:109 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:930 [ref. 26193], Youn 2002:364, 633 [ref. 26218], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:135 [ref. 27510], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Randall 2005:369 [ref. 28239], Randall et al. 2005:131 [ref. 28745], Allen et al. 2006:1455 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2012:597 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:119 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:215 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Dascyllus melanurus Bleeker 1854. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Central Indonesia east to Marshall Islands and Vanuatu, north to Philippines, south to Western Australia, Great Barrier Reef (Queensland, Australia) and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

melanurus, Glyphisodon Cuvier [G.] 1829:180 [Le Règne Animal (Edition 2) v. 2; ref. 995] Available from footnote as, "Gl. melanurus, N., ou labre six bandes, Lacép. III, xix, 2." •Synonym of Abudefduf sexfasciatus (Lacepède 1801) -- (P. Parenti, pers. comm. 6/2003). Current status: Synonym of Abudefduf sexfasciatus (Lacepède 1801). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

melas, Glyphisodon Valenciennes [A.] (ex Kuhl & van Hasselt) in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:472 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Java, Indonesia. Syntypes: RMNH D1283 (1, stuffed), D1284 (1, stuffed). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:34 [ref. 20862] and note on authorship. Kottelat (2013) records a freshwater record from the Philippines. Authorship is Valenciennes on p. 473, not Cuvier (Kottelat 2013). •Valid as Paraglyphidodon melas (Valenciennes 1830) -- (Dor 1984:185 [ref. 29757], Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:198 [ref. 6441], Allen 1986:679 [ref. 5631], Allen & Swainston 1988:102 [ref. 25477], Goren & Dor 1994:50 [ref. 25356]). •Valid as Neoglyphidodon melas (Valenciennes 1830) -- (Randall et al. 1990:271 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:246 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:160 [ref. 23977], Larson & Williams 1997:364 [ref. 23967], Kuiter 1997:254 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:271 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:183 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:941 [ref. 25182], Allen 2000:110 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:941 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:137 [ref. 27510], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Allen et al. 2006:1458 [ref. 29090], Fricke et al. 2009:80 [ref. 30213], Motomura et al. 2010:153 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:603 [ref. 31980], Larson et al. 2013:171 [ref. 32988], Kottelat 2013:377 [ref. 32989], Fricke et al. 2014:120 [ref. 33932], Koeda et al. 2016:70 [ref. 35333], Fricke et al. 2018:269 [ref. 35805], Golani & Fricke 2018:115 [ref. 36273], Imamura in Kimura et al. 2018:215 [ref. 36460], Fricke et al. 2019:216 [ref. 36673], Zajonz et al. 2019:86 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Neoglyphidodon melas (Valenciennes 1830). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, Indo-West Pacific: East Africa, Socotra, Madagascar and western Mascarenes east to Philippines, New Ireland (Papua New Guinea) and Vanuatu, north to southern Japan, south to northern Australia. Habitat: marine.

mellis, Eupomacentrus Emery [A. R.] & Burgess [W. E.] 1974:880, Figs. 1, 2A, 4A [Copeia 1974 (no. 4); ref. 7500] 0.2 kilometers southwest of Alligator Reef Light, Florida Keys, U.S.A., depth 7 meters. Holotype: USNM 202179. Paratypes: UF 205436 [ex UMML 5436] (1), 205607 [ex UMML 5607] (1), 207013 [ex UMML 7013] (1), 219715 [ex UMML 19715] (1), 219960 [ex UMML 19960] (2); USNM 202180 (2); plus additional material at ANSP, FMNH, ROM, UMML, UPR, USNM. •Valid as Pomacentrus mellis (Emery & Burgess 1974) -- (Cervigón 1992:385 [ref. 23827]). •Synonym of Stegastes diencaeus (Jordan & Rutter 1897) -- (Robertson & Allen 1981:110 [ref. 36327], Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes diencaeus (Jordan & Rutter 1897). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

meridiana, Chromis Greenfield [D. W.] & Woods [L. P.] 1980:634, Fig. 7 [Copeia 1980 (no. 4); ref. 5581] Isla San Felix, off Chile, 26°17'30"S, 80°5'40"W, depth 9.1-12.2 meters. Holotype: FMNH 75774. Paratypes: BMNH 1978.11.7.7-10 (4); BPBM 22426 (2); CAS 42069 (2); FMNH 70829 (7); SIO 65-626 (14), 65-629 (32); USNM 219030 (4). Type catalog: Ibarra & Stewart 1987:24 [ref. 12367]. •Valid as Chromis meridiana Greenfield & Woods 1980 -- (Pequeño 1989:63 [ref. 14125], Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344], Pequeño 1998:90 [ref. 24567], Pequeño & Lamilla 2000:434 [ref. 24906], Dyer & Westneat 2010:608 [ref. 31446]). Current status: Valid as Chromis meridiana Greenfield & Woods 1980. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southeastern Pacific: Desventuradas Islands (Chile), possibly Juan Fernandez Islands. Habitat: marine.

metallicus, Abudefduf Jordan [D. S.] & Seale [A.] 1906:289, Fig. 51 [Bulletin of the Bureau of Fisheries v. 25 (for 1905); ref. 2497] Apia, Upolu Island, Samoa. Holotype: USNM 51742. Paratypes: AMS I.7373 (1), BPBM 5328 [ex USNM 51742] (1), CAS-SU 8721 (9), USNM 51742 (5, with holotype). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:82 [ref. 12291]. •Valid as Neopomacentrus metallicus (Jordan & Seale 1906) -- (Allen 1991:247 [ref. 19344], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:373 [ref. 28239]). Current status: Valid as Neopomacentrus metallicus (Jordan & Seale 1906). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific. Habitat: marine.

microlepis, Parma Günther [A.] 1862:57 [Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum v. 4; ref. 1969] Port Jackson, New South Wales, Australia. Syntypes: BMNH 1859.6.3.22 (1), 1859.6.3.25-27 (3). •Valid as Parma microlepis Günther 1862 -- (Allen 1987:265 [ref. 6250], Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:232 [ref. 23929], Gomon et al. 1994:673 [ref. 22532], Kuiter 1997:250 [ref. 25488], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Allen et al. 2006:1461 [ref. 29090], Allen & Gomon 2008:637 [ref. 30653]). Current status: Valid as Parma microlepis Günther 1862. Pomacentridae. Distribution: New Zealand and southeastern Australia (New South Wales, Victoria and Tasmania). Habitat: marine.

micronesicus, Pomacentrus Liu [S.-Y.], Ho [H.-C.] & Dai [C.-F.] 2014:3, 1F, 2, 3 [Zoological Studies v. 52 (no. 6); ref. 32931] Kwajalen Atoll, Marshall Islands, 9°11'02.87"N, 167°25'04.88"E, depth 5-10 meters. Holotype: NMMB-P15602. Paratypes: CAS 235015 (formerly NMMB-P15605) (6); NMMB-P15591-606, 15403-4, 15607 (14); USNM 410087 (2), WAM P.33715-001 (2). Not available from 2013 electronic version, which appeared without ZooBank registration number; available from erratum which was published on 17 Sept. 2014. •Valid as Pomacentrus micronesicus Liu, Ho & Dai 2014 -- (Bourjon et al. 2019:60 [ref. 36582]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus micronesicus Liu, Ho & Dai 2014. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Kwajalein Atoll (Marshall Islands). Habitat: marine.

microspilus, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] & Randall [J. E.] 2005 [aqua, Journal of Ichthyology and Aquatic Biology v. 10 (no. 3); ref. 28411] Nananu-I-Ra Bay, 17°15.475'N, 178°08.68'E, Viti Levu, Fiji, depth 4-8 meters. Holotype: WAM P.32755-001. Paratypes: BPBM 39150 (4); CAS 221591 (7), 251592 (6), 221593 (1), 221594 (1), 221595 (3), 221596 (23); USNM 383521 (1); WAM P.32755-002 (2). Type catalog: Moore et al. 2008:34 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Pomacentrus microspilus Allen & Randall 2005. Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus microspilus Allen & Randall 2005. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Fiji. Habitat: marine.

milii, Sparus Bory de Saint-Vincent [J. B. G. M.] 1831:130 (v. 16) [Dictionnaire Classique d'Histoire Naturelle; ref. 3853] Shark Bay, Western Australia. No types known. Figured in v. 17, 1831:Pl. 113 (fig. 2). •Synonym of Amphiprion clarkii (Bennett 1830) -- (Allen 1991:236 [ref. 19344], Allen et al. 2006:1444 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion clarkii (Bennett 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

milleri, Pomacentrus Taylor [W. R.] 1964:261, Pl. 60 [Fishes of Arnhem Land v. 4; ref. 3498] Coral reef at Yirrkalla, station M48-21, near Cape Arnhem, Northern Territory, Australia. Holotype: AMS IB.5235. Paratypes: AMS IB.7306 (10); USNM 173623-27 (17, 94, 9, 2, 52). •Valid as Pomacentrus milleri Taylor 1964 -- (Allen & Swainston 1988:106 [ref. 25477], Allen 1991:250 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:170 [ref. 23977], Larson & Williams 1997:364 [ref. 23967], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Allen et al. 2006:1466 [ref. 29090], Allen et al. 2011:41 [ref. 31134], Larson et al. 2013:172 [ref. 32988], Hoschke et al. 2019:158 [ref. 36626]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus milleri Taylor 1964. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean: Rottnest Island (Western Australia) to Cape Arnhem (Northern Territory, Australia). Habitat: marine.

mirationis, Chromis Tanaka [S.] 1917:8 [Dobutsugaku Zasshi = Zoological Magazine Tokyo v. 29 (no. 339); ref. 4329] Off Goto Island, Nagasaki Prefecture, Japan, 31°27'-31°33'N, 125°52'-126°57'E. Holotype (unique): ZUMT 3267. •Valid as Chromis mirationis Tanaka 1917 -- (Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:192 [ref. 6441], Yamakawa in Okamura et al. 1985:523, 695 [ref. 8056], Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344], Nakabo 2000:924 [ref. 25182], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:924 [ref. 26193], Shinohara et al. 2005:436 [ref. 28370], Allen et al. 2006:1450 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2009:122 [ref. 30466], Larson et al. 2013:170 [ref. 32988], Motomura et al. 2017:173 [ref. 35490], Tea et al. 2019:251 [ref. 36651]). Current status: Valid as Chromis mirationis Tanaka 1917. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Japan to Australia. Habitat: marine.

miryae, Neopomacentrus Dor [M.] & Allen [G. R.] 1977:183, Fig. 1 [Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington v. 90 (no. 1); ref. 7246] Dahab, Sinai Peninsula, Egypt, Gulf of Aqaba, Red Sea, depth 10 meters. Holotype: BPBM 20322. Paratypes: BMNH 1976.5.4.1-2 (2); BPBM 14327 (1), 14666 (1), 18208 (2); HUJ 4825 (3); MNHN 1976-0008 (1); SMF 19678 (3); TAU [= SMNHTAU] 3225 (11); USNM 215463 (2), 216432 (31); WAM P.25523-002 (1). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:21 [ref. 20862], Hutchins & Smith 1991:30 [ref. 19335], Golani 2006:29 [ref. 28840], Moore et al. 2008:32 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Neopomacentrus miryae Dor & Allen 1977 -- (Dor 1984:184 [ref. 29757], Allen 1991:247 [ref. 19344], Goren & Dor 1994:50 [ref. 25356], Randall 1995:264 [ref. 22896], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Golani & Fricke 2018:115 [ref. 36273], Zajonz et al. 2019:87 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Neopomacentrus miryae Dor & Allen 1977. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, northwestern Indian Ocean: Socotra. Habitat: marine.

mitratus, Neoglyphidodon Allen [G. R.] & Erdmann [M. V.] 2012:1136, Figs. 1-2 [Reef fishes of the East Indies.; ref. 31980] Bairoko Inlet, 8°11.008'S, 157°16.622'E, New Georgia Island, Solomon Islands, depth 10 meters. Holotype: WAM P.33480-001. Paratypes: WAM P.33480-002 (2). Plus sight records. •Valid as Neoglyphidodon mitratus Allen & Erdmann 2012 -- (Allen & Erdmann 2012:603 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:120 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:217 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Neoglyphidodon mitratus Allen & Erdmann 2012. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Palau; Papua New Guinea; Solomon Islands. Habitat: marine.

miyakeensis, Chromis Moyer [J. T.] & Ida [H.] 1976:189 [Japanese Journal of Ichthyology v. 22 (no. 4); ref. 8801] Igaya Bay, Miyake-jima, Izu Islands, Japan, depth 14 meters. Holotype: ZUMT 53957. Paratypes: BPBM 19703-05 (1, 1, 1); FSKU 751005 (1), 751013 (1); ZUMT 53958-59 (1, 1). •Synonym of Chromis notatus (Temminck & Schlegel 1843), but a valid subspecies -- (Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:192 [ref. 6441], Nakabo 2000:925 [ref. 25182] as notata, Nakabo 2002:925 [ref. 26193] as notata). •Synonym of Chromis notata (Temminck & Schlegel 1843) -- (Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344], Iwatsubo & Motomura 2013:194 [ref. 33092]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis notata (Temminck & Schlegel 1843). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

miyakoe, Abudefduf Okada [Y.] & Ikeda [H.] 1937:83, Fig. 2; Pl. 6 (fig. 8) [Bulletin of the Biogeographical Society of Japan v. 7; ref. 17211] Miyako Island, Ryukyu Islands, Japan. Holotype: Okada coll. spec. 2256 (lost). Paratypes: Okada coll. spec. 2257 (1, lost). Type information: Hayashi 1995:7 [ref. 22717]. •Synonym of Chrysiptera leucopoma (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344]). •Synonym of Chrysiptera brownriggii (Bennett 1828) based on status of leucopoma. Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera brownriggii (Bennett 1828). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

modestus, Glyphisodon Schlegel [H.] & Müller [S.] 1840:23, Pl. 6 (fig. 2) [Verhandelingen over de natuurlijke geschiedenis der Nederlandsche overzeesche bezittingen / door de Leden der Natuurkundige Commissie in Indië en andere schrijvers; uitgegeven ... door C. J. Temminck Temminck. Zoologie, No. 2; ref. 18698] Java Sea; North Java; South Borneo; West Sumatra, Indonesia. Syntypes: RMNH 909 (1), 910 (3), 911 (2). •Synonym of Chrysiptera glauca (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera glauca (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

modestus, Pomacentrus Castelnau [F. L.] 1875:35 [Official Record, containing Introduction, Catalogues, Official Awards of the Commissioners, Report and Recommendations of the Experts, and Essays and Statistics on the Social and Economic Resources of the Colony of Victoria.; ref. 768] Gulf of Carpentaria, Queensland, Australia. Holotype (unique): MNHN A-0702. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:25 [ref. 20862]. •Status uncertain -- (Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344]). •Incertae sedis in Pomacentridae -- (Allen et al. 2006:1471 [ref. 29090]). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

moluccensis, Pomacentrus Bleeker [P.] 1853:118 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 4 (no. 1); ref. 16900] Ambon and Ternate, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Syntypes: (3) ?BMNH 1862.2.28.36 (1), ?NMV 45909-10 (2), RMNH 6471 (up to 3 of 19). •Valid as Pomacentrus moluccensis Bleeker 1853 -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:195 [ref. 6441], Allen & Swainston 1988:106 [ref. 25477], Randall et al. 1990:278 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:250 [ref. 19344], Francis 1993:164 [ref. 25479], Francis & Randall 1993:122 [ref. 20996], Allen 1997:170 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:262 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:278 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:186 [ref. 23965], Johnson 1999:742 [ref. 25471], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:948 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:325 [ref. 25191], Allen 2000:111 [ref. 25868], Sakai et al. 2001:103 [ref. 25693], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3355 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:948 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:141 [ref. 27510], Randall et al. 2004:21 [ref. 27624], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Randall 2005:380 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1466 [ref. 29090], Shibukawa 2009:213 [ref. 30449], Motomura et al. 2010:157 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:619 [ref. 31980], Allen & Drew 2012:177 [ref. 32095], Fricke et al. 2014:123 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:220 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus moluccensis Bleeker 1853. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Andaman Sea and Indonesia east to Yap (Caroline Islands), New Ireland (Papua New Guinea) and Vanuatu, north to Ryukyu Islands, south to northern Australia and Lord Howe Island. Habitat: marine.

monochroma, Chromis Allen [G. R.] & Randall [J. E.] 2004:18, Fig. 1 [aqua, Journal of Ichthyology and Aquatic Biology v. 9 (no. 1); ref. 28059] Near Maumere, Flores, Indonesia, about 8°39'S, 122°18'E, depth 53 meters. Holotype: BPBM 34070. Paratypes: CAS 219161 (1), USNM 376248 (1), WAM P.32461-001 (1). Type catalog: Moore et al. 2008:31 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Chromis monochroma Allen & Randall 2004 -- (Allen & Erdmann 2008:207 [ref. 29960], Allen & Erdmann 2012:583 [ref. 31980]). Current status: Valid as Chromis monochroma Allen & Randall 2004. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Flores, Indonesia [types]. Habitat: marine.

monofasciatus, Amphiprion Thiollière [V. J. de l'I.] in Montrouzier 1857:476 [198] [Annales de la Société d'Agriculture, Histoire Naturelle et Arts Utiles de Lyon (sér. 2) v. 8 (1856); ref. 17789] Woodlark Island, South Pacific. No types known. On p. 198 of reprint. •Synonym of Amphiprion melanopus Bleeker 1852 -- (Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344], Ogihara et al. 2009:198 [ref. 30934]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion melanopus Bleeker 1852. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

montrouzieri, Pomacentrus Thiollière [V. J. de l'I.] in Montrouzier 1857:478 [200] [Annales de la Société d'Agriculture, Histoire Naturelle et Arts Utiles de Lyon (sér. 2) v. 8 (1856); ref. 17789] Woodlark Island, South Pacific. No types known. On p. 200 of reprint. •Synonym of Pomacentrus tripunctatus Cuvier 1830 -- (Allen 1991:251 [ref. 19344] as montrozieri, Kottelat 2013:378 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus tripunctatus Cuvier 1830. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

mossambicus, Teixeirichthys Smith [J. L. B.] 1953:14, Fig. 1 [Memorias do Museu Dr. Alvaro de Castro No. 2; ref. 4087] Mozambique Channel, western Indian Ocean. Holotype (unique): SAIAB [formerly RUSI] 66. •Synonym of Teixeirichthys jordani (Rutter 1897) -- (Allen 1986:682 [ref. 5631], Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Teixeirichthys jordani (Rutter 1897). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

moucharra, Glyphisodon Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1802:542, 543 [Histoire naturelle des poissons (Lacepède) v. 4; ref. 4929] Brazil, Arabia, East Indies. •Synonym of Abudefduf saxatilis (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Lloris & Rucabado 1990:843 [ref. 15959], Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Abudefduf saxatilis (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

multifasciatus, Abudefduf Seale [A.] 1906:53 [Occasional Papers of the Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum of Polynesian Ethnology and Natural History v. 4 (no. 1); ref. 3999] Not available, no distinguishing features; name attributed to Cuvier & Valenciennes. •In the synonymy of Abudefduf septemfasciatus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Abudefduf septemfasciatus (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae.

multilineatus, Heliases Guichenot [A.] 1853:76, Pl. 2 (fig. 2) [Sagra, R. de la, Histoire physique, politique et naturelle de l'Ile de Cuba; ref. 18164] Havana, Cuba. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-8222 (2, poor condition). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:19 [ref. 20862]. •Valid as Chromis multilineata (Guichenot 1853) -- (Smith-Vaniz & Emery 1980:211 [ref. 22802], Edwards 1986:197 [ref. 9152], Robins & Ray 1986:197 [ref. 23100] as multilineatus, Edwards & Glass 1987:644 [ref. 9166], Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344], Cervigón 1992:385 [ref. 23827], Cervigón 1993:357 [ref. 24474], Moura 1995:93 [ref. 21617], Smith-Vaniz et al. 1999:285 [ref. 25013], Afonso et al. 1999:76 [ref. 25466], Schmitter-Soto et al. 2000:163 [ref. 27754], Gasparini & Floeter 2001:1645 [ref. 25634], Rocha & Rosa 2001:991 [ref. 25909], Collette et al. 2003:114 [ref. 26784], Feitoza et al. 2003:69 [ref. 26943], Carter & Kaufman 2003:1699 [ref. 27102], Moura & Menezes in Menezes et al. 2003:91 [ref. 27192], Smith et al. 2003:41 [ref. 27621], Nelson et al. 2004:154 [ref. 27807], McEachran & Fechhelm 2005:495 [ref. 28815], Vaske et al. 2005:78 [ref. 36155], Wirtz et al. 2007:36 [ref. 30263] dated 1855, Page et al. 2013:159 [ref. 32708], Smith-Vaniz & Jelks 2014:61 [ref. 33341], Wirtz et al. 2014:8 [ref. 33516], Pinheiro et al. 2015:23 [ref. 34324], Edwards in Carpenter & De Angelis 2016:2724 [ref. 34618], Robertson et al. 2016:146 [ref. 34961], Spier et al. 2018:15 [ref. 36103], Brown et al. 2019:164 [ref. 36444]). Current status: Valid as Chromis multilineata (Guichenot 1853). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Atlantic, including Saint Peter and Saint Paul Archipelago; southern central Atlantic: Ascension and Saint Helena islands. Habitat: marine.

mutabilis, Glyphidodon Cartier [O.] 1874:100 [Verhandlungen der Physikalisch-medizinischen Gesellschaft zu Würzburg, N. S. v. 5; ref. 17974] Cebu, Philippines. Syntypes: (4) whereabouts unknown. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

nagasakiensis, Pomacentrus Tanaka [S.] 1917:9 [Dobutsugaku Zasshi = Zoological Magazine Tokyo v. 29 (no. 339); ref. 4329] Fish market in Nagasaki, Japan. Syntypes: ZUMT 6582 (1), 6583 (1, described spec.). •Valid as Pomacentrus nagasakiensis Tanaka 1917 -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:196 [ref. 6441], Randall et al. 1990:279 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:250 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:245 [ref. 23929], Allen 1997:170 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:279 [ref. 25919], Anderson et al. 1998:25 [ref. 23611], Myers 1999:186 [ref. 23965], Johnson 1999:742 [ref. 25471], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:947 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:325 [ref. 25191], Allen 2000:111 [ref. 25868], Shinohara et al. 2000:180 [ref. 25987], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:947 [ref. 26193], Youn 2002:364, 634 [ref. 26218], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:141 [ref. 27510], Randall 2005:380 [ref. 28239], Allen & Randall 2005:101 [ref. 28411], Randall et al. 2005:125 [ref. 28745], Allen et al. 2006:1466 [ref. 29090], Shibukawa 2009:214 [ref. 30449], Motomura et al. 2010:157 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:619 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:123 [ref. 33932], Motomura et al. 2015:26 [ref. 34709], Koeda et al. 2016:12 [ref. 35354], Fricke et al. 2019:220 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus nagasakiensis Tanaka 1917. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Maldives and Sri Lanka east to Palau and New Ireland (Papua New Guinea), north to southern Japan and Ogasawara Islands, south to northern Australia and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

natalensis, Abudefduf Hensley [D. A.] & Randall [J. E.] 1983:2, Figs. 1, 2, 3a [Occasional Papers of the Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum of Polynesian Ethnology and Natural History v. 25 (no. 6); ref. 8333] Reef off Sodwana Bay, Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa, southwestern Indian Ocean, depth 12 meters. Holotype: BPBM 22734. Paratypes: BMNH 1917.5.1.6 (1), 1980.11.5.1 (1); BPBM 22732-33 (1, 1); CAS 47104 (1); MNHN 1980-1498 (1); SAIAB [formerly RUSI] 514 [ex 76-16] (27), 9121 (1), 9914 (1); USNM 223079 (1); WAM P.26529-001 (2). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:28 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:30 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Abudefduf natalensis Hensley & Randall 1983 -- (Allen 1986:671 [ref. 5631], Scott & Roberts 1989:194 [ref. 22445], Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344], Heemstra & Heemstra 2004:330 [ref. 28072], Fricke et al. 2018:260 [ref. 35805]). Current status: Valid as Abudefduf natalensis Hensley & Randall 1983. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Indian Ocean: South Africa to Madagascar and western Mascarenes. Habitat: marine.

navalis, Pseudopomacentrus Whitley [G. P.] 1964:174, Fig. 8 [Records of the Australian Museum v. 26 (no. 5); ref. 3772] Kenn Reef, Coral Sea [Queensland, Australia, southwestern Pacific]. Holotype: AMS IB.4970. Paratypes: AMS IB.4967-69 (1, 1, 1), IB.4971 (1). •Synonym of Stegastes fasciolatus (Ogilby 1889) -- (Allen & Emery 1985:15 [ref. 5236], Allen et al. 2006:1470 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes fasciolatus (Ogilby 1889). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

nematopterus, Pomacentrus Bleeker [P.] 1852:285 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 3 (no. 2); ref. 16825] Ambon Island, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): 6542 (1 of many). •Synonym of Amblypomacentrus breviceps (Schlegel & Müller 1840) -- (Allen 1991:236 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Amblypomacentrus breviceps (Schlegel & Müller 1840). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

nemurus, Glyphisodon Bleeker [P.] 1857:73 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 13 (no. 1); ref. 16866] Kajeli, Buru Island, Molucca Islands; Ambon Island, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Syntypes: (3) ?BMNH 1862.2.28.24 (1), RMNH 6503 (2). •Valid as Neopomacentrus nemurus (Bleeker 1857) -- (Allen 1991:247 [ref. 19344], Myers 1999:183 [ref. 23965], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:322 [ref. 25191], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:138 [ref. 27510], Randall 2005:373 [ref. 28239], Allen & Erdmann 2012:607 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:120 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:217 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Neopomacentrus nemurus (Bleeker 1857). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Indonesia east to Palau and New Ireland (Papua New Guinea), south to Solomon Islands. Habitat: marine.

nepenthe, Eupomacentrus Nichols [J. T.] 1921:1, Fig. 1 [American Museum Novitates No. 26; ref. 15321] Berry Islands, Bahamas, in rock pools. Holotype: AMNH 7768. •Synonym of Stegastes leucostictus (Müller & Troschel 1848) -- (Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes leucostictus (Müller & Troschel 1848). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

niger, Chaetodon Nardo [G. D.] 1824:234 [Giornale di fisica, chimica e storia naturale, medicina, ed arti. (series 2) v. 7; ref. 3144] Adriatic Sea (Mediterranean Sea). No types known. In 1827:32, 38 [ref. 3146], Nardo synonymized this name with Chromis chromis. •Mention -- (Monod 1973:423 [ref. 7193]). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

niger, Dascyllus Bleeker [P.] 1847:10 [Verhandelingen van het Bataviaasch Genootschap van Kunsten en Wetenschappen. v. 21 (art. 3); ref. 16878] Jakarta, Java, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): RMNH 6453 (largest of 38). •Synonym of Dascyllus trimaculatus (Rüppell 1829) -- (Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Dascyllus trimaculatus (Rüppell 1829). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

niger, Glyphidodontops Allen [G. R.] 1975:89, Pl. 3 (fig. a) [Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales v. 99 (pt 2); ref. 15846] Near mouth of Tufi Inlet, Cape Nelson, New Guinea, 9°05'S, 149°19'E, depth 1-2 meters. Holotype: AMS I.16708-004. Paratypes: AMS I.16708-005 (5). •Valid as Chrysiptera niger (Allen 1975) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Allen & Bailey 2002:42 [ref. 26525], Allen & Erdmann 2012:592 [ref. 31980], Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera niger (Allen 1975). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Papua New Guinea. Habitat: marine.

nigricans, Holocentrus Lacepède [B. G. E.] (ex Commerson) 1802:332, 367 [Histoire naturelle des poissons (Lacepède) v. 4; ref. 4929] No locality stated [probably Mauritius, southwestern Indian Ocean]. No types known. Type catalog: Bauchot 1970:49 [ref. 20740], Bauchot et al. 1978:34 [ref. 20862]. Based on description in manuscript by Commerson (Philibert Commerson, 1727-1773, French explorer and naturalist). •Valid as Stegastes nigricans (Lacepède 1802) -- (Dor 1984:188 [ref. 29757], Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:194 [ref. 6441], Allen & Emery 1985:22 [ref. 5236], Allen 1986:682 [ref. 5631], Allen & Swainston 1988:106 [ref. 25477], Winterbottom et al. 1989:49 [ref. 13251], Randall et al. 1990:284 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344], Goren & Dor 1994:51 [ref. 25356], Allen 1997:170 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:284 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:187 [ref. 23965], Fricke 1999:388 [ref. 24106], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:950 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:327 [ref. 25191], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:38 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:950 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S114 [ref. 27377], dated 1803. Lobel & Lobel 2004:73 [ref. 27576] dated 1803, Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:143 [ref. 27510], Randall et al. 2004:21 [ref. 27624], Heemstra et al. 2004:3325 [ref. 27945], Randall 2005:385 [ref. 28239], Randall 2005:386 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1470 [ref. 29090], Fricke et al. 2009:82 [ref. 30213], Allen & Erdmann 2012:629 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2013:265 [ref. 32706], Fricke et al. 2014:125 [ref. 33932], Koeda et al. 2016:72 [ref. 35333], Koeda et al. 2016:12 [ref. 35354], Fricke et al. 2018:275 [ref. 35805], Golani & Fricke 2018:117 [ref. 36273], Arndt & Fricke 2019:27 [ref. 36883], Fricke et al. 2019:222 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes nigricans (Lacepède 1802). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, Indo-West Pacific: East Africa, Mozambique Channel, Madagascar and Mascarenes east to Wake Atoll and Tuamotu Archipelago, north to Ryukyu Islands, south to Western Australia, New Caledonia and Tonga. Habitat: marine.

nigricans, Pomacentrus Quoy [J. R. C.] & Gaimard [J. P.] 1825:399 [Voyage autour du monde; ref. 3574] Hawaiian Islands. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

nigricans, Sparus Gronow [L. T.] in Gray 1854:61 [Catalogue of fish collected and described by Laurence Theodore Gronow; ref. 1911] India. Holotype: BMNH 1853.11.12.103 [Gronovius coll.] (skin). Type catalog: Wheeler 1958:227 [ref. 13434]. •Synonym of Dascyllus trimaculatus (Rüppell 1829) -- (Wheeler 1958:227 [ref. 13434], Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Dascyllus trimaculatus (Rüppell 1829). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

nigrifrons, Glyphidodon Macleay [W.] 1883:271 [Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales v. 8 (pt 2); ref. 17587] Southeastern coast of New Guinea. Holotype (unique): AMS I.9195 (1). •Synonym of Amblyglyphidodon ternatensis (Bleeker 1853) -- (Allen 1991:235 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Amblyglyphidodon ternatensis (Bleeker 1853). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

nigrimargo, Abudefduf Wibowo [K.], Koeda [K.], Muto [N.] & Motomura [H.] 2018:[2], Figs. 1-5, 6a-b [Ichthyological Research v. 65 (no. 4); ref. 35945] Off Jia-le-shui, Kenting, Taiwan, 22°00'N, 120°52'E (purchased at Hengchun fish market). Holotype: NMMB-P26624. Paratypes: KAUM, NMMB. •Valid as Abudefduf nigrimargo Wibowo, Koeda, Muto & Motomura 2018 -- (Uejo et al. 2018:249 [ref. 36830]). Current status: Valid as Abudefduf nigrimargo Wibowo, Koeda, Muto & Motomura 2018. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Northwestern Pacific: Taiwan north to southern Japan. Habitat: marine.

nigripes, Amphiprion Regan [C. T.] 1908:230, Pl. 24 (fig. 2) [The Transactions of the Linnean Society of London. Second Series. Zoology v. 12 (pt 3); ref. 3634] Maldives, Indian Ocean. Holotype (unique): BMNH 1908.3.23.101. •Valid as Amphiprion nigripes Regan 1908 -- (Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Valid as Amphiprion nigripes Regan 1908. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Indian Ocean. Habitat: marine.

nigripinnis, Abudefduf Borodin [N. A.] 1928:26, Pl. 3 (fig. 2) [Bulletin Vanderbilt Oceanographic Museum v. 1 (art. 1); ref. 526] Galápagos Islands. Syntypes: VMM 401 (2, disintegrated, discarded). •Synonym of Stegastes rectifraenum (Gill 1862) -- (Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344]). •Synonym of Stegastes acapulcoensis (Fowler 1944) (B. Victor, pers. comm., 9 Sept. 2012). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes acapulcoensis (Fowler 1944). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

nigripinnis, Dascyllus Regan [C. T.] 1908:228, Pl. 24 (fig. 5) [The Transactions of the Linnean Society of London. Second Series. Zoology v. 12 (pt 3); ref. 3634] Maldives, Indian Ocean. Holotype (unique): BMNH 1908.3.23.98. •Synonym of Dascyllus carneus Fischer 1885 -- (Allen 1991:243 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Dascyllus carneus Fischer 1885. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

nigripinnis, Pomacentrus Bliss [R.] in Gudger 1929:525 [Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History v. 58 (art. 9); ref. 11187] Name on a drawing by Pike from Mauritius, not available, no description. •In the synonymy of Stegastes nigricans (Lacepède 1802) -- (Fricke 1999:388 [ref. 24106]). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes nigricans (Lacepède 1802). Pomacentridae.

nigriradiatus, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.], Erdmann [M. V.] & Pertiwi [P. D.] 2017:68, Figs. 4D, 6D, 14-15 [Journal of the Ocean Science Foundation v. 25; ref. 35154] Upolu Island, off Lotofaga, Samoa, 14°01.034'S, 171°50.644'W, depth 12-15 meters. Holotype: WAM P.34491-003. Paratypes: AMS, BPBM, ROM, USNM, WAM. The third author is spelled Pertiwi and not Purtiwi [email 3/25/2017 from Benjamin Victor]. •Valid as Pomacentrus nigriradiatus Allen, Erdmann & Pertiwi 2017 -- (Allen et al. 2017:30 [ref. 35605]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus nigriradiatus Allen, Erdmann & Pertiwi 2017. Pomacentridae. Distribution: New Caledonia to American Samoa. Habitat: marine.

nigroanalis, Chromis Randall [J. E.] 1988:49, Figs. 1-2 [Revue française d'Aquariologie Herpétologie v. 15 (no. 2); ref. 14252] Cave, 25 kilometers south of Malindi, Watamu National Marine Reserve, Kenya, depth 25 meters. Holotype: BPBM 27307. Paratypes: BPBM 27308 (1), CAS 63206 (1), USNM 270852 (1), WAM P.26517-006 (3). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:29 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:31 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Chromis nigroanalis Randall 1988 -- (Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Randall 2005:353 [ref. 28239], Allen & Erdmann 2012:583 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2018:264 [ref. 35805]). Current status: Valid as Chromis nigroanalis Randall 1988. Pomacentridae. Distribution: East Africa and Madagascar east to Indonesia. Habitat: marine.

nigromanus, Pomacentrus Weber [M.] 1913:338, Fig. 72 [Die Fische der Siboga-Expedition; ref. 4602] Ambon Island, Molucca Islands, Indonesia, Siboga station 231. Holotype (unique): ZMA 112626. Type catalog: Nijssen et al. 1982:89 [ref. 19236]. •Valid as Pomacentrus nigromanus Weber 1913 -- (Allen 1991:250 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:172 [ref. 23977], Myers 1999:186 [ref. 23965], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:141 [ref. 27510], Fricke & Kulbicki 2006:341 [ref. 28867], Allen et al. 2006:1467 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2012:620 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:123 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:220 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus nigromanus Weber 1913. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Eastern Indonesia east to Palau, New Ireland (Papua New Guinea) and Solomon Islands, south to northwestern Australia, New Caledonia and Loyalty Islands. Habitat: marine.

nigromarginatus, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] 1973:38, Fig. 3 [Australian Zoologist v. 18 (pt 1); ref. 95] Outer reef slope off northern end of Kranket Island, about 3 nautical miles north of Madang, New Guinea, 5°11'24"S, 145°50'54"E, depth 35 meters. Holotype: USNM 207937. Paratypes: AMS I.16655-001 (1), BMNH 1972.8.14.3 (1), BPBM 13226 (2), USNM 207938 (1). •Valid as Pomacentrus nigromarginatus Allen 1973 -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:196 [ref. 6441], Randall et al. 1990:279 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:250 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:172 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:279 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:186 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:946 [ref. 25182], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:946 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Randall 2005:380 [ref. 28239], Motomura et al. 2010:158 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:620 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:123 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:220 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus nigromarginatus Allen 1973. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: South China Sea east to New Ireland (Papua New Guinea), north to Ryukyu Islands, south to northern Australia. Habitat: marine.

nigroris, Glyphisodon Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:485 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] No locality. Holotype (unique): MNHN 0000-8285. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:13 [ref. 20862], Bauchot & Daget 1996:243 [ref. 22899]. •Valid as Paraglyphidodon nigroris (Cuvier 1830) -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:198 [ref. 6441], Allen & Swainston 1988:102 [ref. 25477]). •Valid as Neoglyphidodon nigroris (Cuvier 1830) -- (Randall et al. 1990:272 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:246 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:160 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:254 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:272 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:183 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:941 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:322 [ref. 25191], Allen 2000:110 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:941 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:137 [ref. 27510], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Randall 2005:372 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1458 [ref. 29090], Shibukawa 2009:210 [ref. 30449], Motomura et al. 2010:154 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:604 [ref. 31980], Larson et al. 2013:171 [ref. 32988], Fricke et al. 2014:120 [ref. 33932], Koeda et al. 2016:12 [ref. 35354], Fricke et al. 2019:217 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Neoglyphidodon nigroris (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Eastern Andaman Sea and Indonesia east to Palau, New Ireland (Papua New Guinea) and Vanuatu, north to southern Japan and Ogasawara Islands, south to northern Australia and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

nigrurus, Chromis Smith [J. L. B.] 1960:325, Pl. 29 (fig. I); Fig. 3 [Ichthyological Bulletin, Department of Ichthyology, Rhodes University No. 19; ref. 11949] Inhaca, Mozambique, western Indian Ocean. Holotype: SAIAB [formerly RUSI] 295. Paratypes: SAIAB [formerly RUSI] 713-722 (2, 2, 1, 1, 1, 2, 2, 3, 4, 6). •Valid as Chromis nigrura Smith 1960 -- (Dor 1984:182 [ref. 29757], Allen 1986:675 [ref. 5631], Winterbottom et al. 1989:46 [ref. 13251], Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344], Goren & Dor 1994:49 [ref. 25356], Myers 1999:178 [ref. 23965], Fricke 1999:372 [ref. 24106], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Heemstra et al. 2004:3324 [ref. 27945], Fricke et al. 2009:78 [ref. 30213], Quéro et al. 2010:326 [ref. 30746], Allen & Erdmann 2012:583 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2013:264 [ref. 32706], Fricke et al. 2018:264 [ref. 35805], Zajonz et al. 2019:85 [ref. 36871] as cf. nigrura). Current status: Valid as Chromis nigrura Smith 1960. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indian Ocean: Transkei (South Africa) and East Africa, Aldabra, Comoros, Madagascar and Mascarenes east to Indonesia. Habitat: marine.

nigrus, Dascyllus aruanus var. Borodin [N. A.] 1932:93 [Bulletin Vanderbilt Marine Museum v. 1 (art. 3); ref. 16361] Described as "Color variety nigrus." Perhaps can be regarded as infrasubspecific and not available; subsequent use (that might make the name available) not researched. For specimens from Bali, VMM 1164 (5), now at AMNH. Pomacentridae.

niomatus, Pomacentrus De Vis [C. W.] 1884:451 [Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales v. 8 (pt 4); ref. 1089] Probably South Sea islands. Holotype (unique): QM I.111. •Pomacentrus inornatus Jordan & Seale 1906 is an unjustified emendation but not treated as such by Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344] who treats a Pomacentrus inornatus De Vis 1884 as a synonym of Stegastes fasciolatus and treats niomatus as status uncertain on p. 254 -- (Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344]). •Synonym of Stegastes fasciolatus (Ogilby 1889). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes fasciolatus (Ogilby 1889). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

niphon, Sparus Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1802:44, 141 [Histoire naturelle des poissons (Lacepède) v. 4; ref. 4929] Type catalog: Bauchot & Daget 1972:90 [ref. 20898]. Unneeded new name for Perca japonica Bloch 1792. •Objective synonym of Chromis japonicus (Bloch 1792). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

nitidum, Tetradrachmum Whitley [G. P.] 1928:219, Pl. 17 (fig. 3) [Records of the Australian Museum v. 16 (no. 4); ref. 4661] Hayman Island, Queensland, Australia. Holotype: AMS IA.1993. Paratypes: AMS IA.1994-96 (1, 1, 4). •Valid as Chromis nitida (Whitley 1928) -- (Randall et al. 1990:260 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:238 [ref. 23929], Francis 1993:163 [ref. 25479], Allen 1997:168 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:258 [ref. 25488], Kuiter 1997:258 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:260 [ref. 25919], Johnson 1999:741 [ref. 25471], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:319 [ref. 25191], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Allen et al. 2006:1450 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Valid as Chromis nitida (Whitley 1928). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Australia. Habitat: marine.

nitidus, Plectroglyphidodon Smith [J. L. B.] 1956:892, Pl. 21 (fig. B) [Annals and Magazine of Natural History (Series 12) v. 8 (no. 96) (art. 103); ref. 12487] Aldabra Island, western Indian Ocean. Holotype: SAIAB [formerly RUSI] 291. Paratypes: (numerous) not researched. •Synonym of Plectroglyphidodon johnstonianus Fowler & Ball 1924 -- (Allen 1986:680 [ref. 5631], Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344], Randall 2005:375 [ref. 28239]). Current status: Synonym of Plectroglyphidodon johnstonianus Fowler & Ball 1924. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

niveatus, Pomacentrus Poey [F.] 1876:144 [102] [Anales de la Sociedad Española de Historia Natural, Madrid v. 5 (for 5 Apr. 1876); ref. 3510] Cuba. Holotype (unique): ?USNM 37455. On p. 102 of separate. •Synonym of Microspathodon chrysurus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:245 [ref. 19344], Smith-Vaniz et al. 1999:286 [ref. 25013]). Current status: Synonym of Microspathodon chrysurus (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

nivosus, Glyphisodon Hombron [J. B.] & Jacquinot [H.] in Jacquinot & Guichenot 1853:50, Pl. 5 (fig. 5) [Voyage au Pôle Sud et dans l'Oceanie v. 3 (pt 2); ref. 18307] No locality. No types known. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:34 [ref. 20862]. •Synonym of Plectroglyphidodon lacrymatus (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Plectroglyphidodon lacrymatus (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

nolan, Actinicola Whitley [G. P.] 1959:21 [Proceedings of the Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales v. for 1957-58; ref. 4730] No locality. Holotype (unique): AMS IB.4269. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

notatus, Glyphidodon Day [F.] 1870:521 [Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1869 (pt 3) (art. 7) (for 11 Nov. 1869); ref. 18819] Andaman Islands. Syntypes: (7) ZSI F1433 (1), A.424 (6). Type catalog: Whitehead & Talwar 1976:160 [ref. 23762]. •Valid as Abudefduf notatus (Day 1870) -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:196 [ref. 6441], Allen 1986:671 [ref. 5631], Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344], Randall 1995:258 [ref. 22896], Lee & Kim 1996:32 [ref. 25726], Allen 1997:164 [ref. 23977], Myers 1999:180 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:934 [ref. 25182], Allen 2000:107 [ref. 25868], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132] dated 1869, Nakabo 2002:934 [ref. 26193], Youn 2002:363, 632 [ref. 26218], Allen & Adrim 2003:44 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Adrim et al. 2004:122 [ref. 27715], Shibukawa 2009:201 [ref. 30449], Motomura et al. 2010:145 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:563 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2013:263 [ref. 32706], Koeda et al. 2016:64 [ref. 35333], Fricke et al. 2018:260 [ref. 35805], Zajonz et al. 2019:86 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Abudefduf notatus (Day 1870). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: East Africa, Socotra, Seychelles, Madagascar and Mascarenes east to Papua New Guinea, north to southern Japan. Habitat: marine.

notatus, Heliases Temminck [C. J.] & Schlegel [H.] 1843:66 [Fauna Japonica Parts 2-4; ref. 4371] Japan. Lectotype: RMNH-PISC 895 (larger of 2). Paralectotypes: RMNH 895 (smaller of 2), ZMB 2792 (1). Type catalog: Paepke 2001:331 [ref. 25566]. Lectotype selected by Boeseman 1947:71 [ref. 12876]. •Valid as Chromis notata (Temminck & Schlegel 1843), subspecies notata (Temminck & Schlegel 1843) -- (Nakabo 2000:925 [ref. 25182], Shinohara et al. 2000:180 [ref. 25987], Shimizu 2001:33 [ref. 25799] as notatus notatus, Nakabo 2002:925 [ref. 26193], Motomura et al. 2010:149 [ref. 31256]). •Valid as Chromis notata (Temminck & Schlegel 1843) -- (Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:192 [ref. 6441] as notatus, Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344], Lee & Kim 1996:29 [ref. 25726] as notatus, Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:319 [ref. 25191], Sadovy & Cornish 2000:193 [ref. 25480], Youn 2002:364, 633 [ref. 26218], Iwatsubo & Motomura 2013:194 [ref. 33092], Song et al. 2013:257 [ref. 36297], Iwatsubo & Motomura 2018:28 [ref. 35995]). Current status: Valid as Chromis notata (Temminck & Schlegel 1843). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Northwestern Pacific. Habitat: marine.

notatus, Pomacentrus De Vis [C. W.] 1884:451 [Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales v. 8 (pt 4); ref. 1089] New Britain Island, Bismarck Archipelago. •Synonym of Pomacentrus pavo (Bloch 1787) -- (Allen 1991:250 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus pavo (Bloch 1787). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

notialis, Glyphidodontops Allen [G. R.] 1975:91, Pl. 3 (fig. b) [Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales v. 99 (pt 2); ref. 15846] Off Phillip Point, Lord Howe Island, 31°32'S, 159°04'E, depth 15 meters. Holotype: AMS I.17402-008. Paratypes: AMS I.17357-016 (1), I.17358-012 (6), I.17374-007 (2), I.17377-014 (3), I.17466-001 (1); BMNH 1973.10.17.4-9 (6); BPBM 15935-36 (18, 16); MNHN 1973-0059 (3); USNM 211292 (4). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:8 [ref. 20862]. •Valid as Chrysiptera notialis (Allen 1975) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:239 [ref. 23929], Francis 1993:163 [ref. 25479], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Allen & Bailey 2002:42 [ref. 26525], Allen et al. 2006:1454 [ref. 29090], Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797], Stewart et al. 2015:1417 [ref. 34288]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera notialis (Allen 1975). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southwestern Pacific. Habitat: marine.

notophthalmus, Pomacentrus Bleeker [P.] 1853:137 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 4 (no. 1); ref. 16899] Ternate, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): RMNH 6462. Bleeker specimens: BMNH 1862.2.28.29 (1), NMV 46116 (1). Apparently not treated as valid since 1899, so the younger name is in use. •Synonym of Dischistodus melanotus (Bleeker 1858) -- (Randall et al. 1990:268 [ref. 15987] dated 1853, Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344] dated 1857). Current status: Synonym of Dischistodus melanotus (Bleeker 1858). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

notostigmus, Pomacentrus Richardson [J.] 1844:no p., Pl. 44 (figs. 1-2) [Ichthyology.--Part 1. The zoology of the voyage of H. M. S. Sulphur; ref. 3739] Questionably southern Pacific. Holotype (unique): BMNH 1847.5.10.24. Available from plate. Text in Richardson 1845:89 [ref. 20274]. •Synonym of Dischistodus chrysopoecilus (Schlegel & Müller 1840) -- (Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Dischistodus chrysopoecilus (Schlegel & Müller 1840). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

nuchalis, Amphiprion ephippium var. Bleeker [P.] 1855:322 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 8 (no. 2); ref. 348] Batu Islands, Indonesia. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

nuchalis, Pomacentrus Anonymous [Bennett [E. T.]] 1830:688 [Memoir of the life and public services of Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles; ref. 259] Sumatra, Indonesia. Possible type: BMNH 1861.6.4.3. On Code recommendation 51D, the anonymous author is listed in square brackets. •Synonym of Dascyllus trimaculatus (Rüppell 1829) -- (Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Dascyllus trimaculatus (Rüppell 1829). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

nudirostrum, Amblyglyphisodon Fowler [H. W.] 1944:178, Fig. 32 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 96; ref. 1451] Vanuatu. Holotype (unique): ANSP 71387. Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:146 [ref. 13621]. •Synonym of Amblyglyphidodon curacao (Bloch 1787) -- (Allen 1991:235 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Amblyglyphidodon curacao (Bloch 1787). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

obreptus, Pomacentrus Whitley [G. P.] 1948:275 [Australian Zoologist v. 11 (pt 3); ref. 4709] Monte Bello Islands, Western Australia. Holotype: AMS IB.1571. Paratypes: AMS IB.1572 (1). •Valid as Stegastes obreptus (Whitley 1948) -- (Allen & Emery 1985:22 [ref. 5236], Allen & Swainston 1988:106 [ref. 25477], Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:170 [ref. 23977], Larson & Williams 1997:364 [ref. 23967], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Sadovy & Cornish 2000:198 [ref. 25480], Allen 2000:111 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:38 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:949 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Allen et al. 2006:1471 [ref. 29090], Shibukawa 2009:215 [ref. 30449], Motomura et al. 2010:159 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:629 [ref. 31980], Larson et al. 2013:173 [32988], Hoschke et al. 2019:158 [ref. 36626]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes obreptus (Whitley 1948). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Sri Lanka and East Andaman Sea east to Philippines and West Papua (Indonesia), north to Ryukyu Islands, south to Rottnest Island (Western Australia) and Cape Arnhem (Northern Territory, Australia). Habitat: marine.

obscuratus, Pomacentrus Poey [F.] 1876:143 [101] [Anales de la Sociedad Española de Historia Natural, Madrid v. 5 (for 5 Apr. 1876); ref. 3510] Havana, Cuba. Syntypes: MCZ 14681 (4). Type catalog: Howell Rivero 1938:208 [ref. 22926] with largest specimen in MCZ 14681 as holotype. On p. 101 of separate. •Synonym of Stegastes dorsopunicans (Poey 1868) -- (Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344]). •Synonym of Stegastes adustus (Troschel 1865). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes adustus (Troschel 1865). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

obscurus, Pomacentrus Alleyne [H. G.] & Macleay [W.] 1877:343, Pl. 15 (fig. 2) [Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales v. 1 (pts 3-4); ref. 101] Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia. Syntypes: AMS I.16358-001 [ex MAMU F826] (4). Type catalog: Stanbury 1969:208 [ref. 19518]. •Synonym of Pomacentrus tripunctatus Cuvier 1830 -- (Allen 1991:251 [ref. 19344], Allen et al. 2006:1468 [ref. 29090], Kottelat 2013:379 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus tripunctatus Cuvier 1830. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

obscurus, Pomacentrus Thiollière [V. J. de l'I.] in Montrouzier 1857:478 [200] [Annales de la Société d'Agriculture, Histoire Naturelle et Arts Utiles de Lyon (sér. 2) v. 8 (1856); ref. 17789] Woodlark Island, South Pacific. No types known. On p. 200 of reprint. •Synonym of Stegastes lividus (Forster 1801) -- (Allen & Emery 1985:22 [ref. 5236], Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes punctatus (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

obtusirostris, Pomacentrus Günther [A.] 1862:24 [Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum v. 4; ref. 1969] No locality stated. Syntypes: BMNH 1848.3.18.? (1), BMNH 1855.9.19.1541 (1). •The same as Pristotis jerdoni (Day 1873) -- (Allen 1991:252 [ref. 19344]). •Valid as Pristotis obtusirostris (Günther 1862) -- (Randall 1995:267 [ref. 22896], Allen 1997:170 [ref. 23977], Anderson et al. 1998:26 [ref. 23611], Carpenter et al. 1997:197 [ref. 23922], Kuiter 1997:262 [ref. 25488], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Allen 2000:111 [ref. 25868], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Adrim et al. 2004:124 [ref. 27715], Randall 2005:383 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1469 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2012:627 [ref. 31980], Larson et al. 2013:173 [ref. 32988], Yoshida et al. 2013:174 [ref. 34464], Fowler et al. 2017:[5] 2253 [ref. 36358], Motomura et al. 2017:174 [ref. 35490], Golani & Fricke 2018:117 [ref. 36273], Yusuf in Kimura et al. 2018:217 [ref. 36460], Eagderi et al. 2019:97 [ref. 37020]). Current status: Valid as Pristotis obtusirostris (Günther 1862). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, Indo-West Pacific: Persian Gulf east to Philippines and New Guinea, north to Ryukyu Islands, south to Western Australia, southern New South Wales (Australia) and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

occidentalis, Parma Allen [G. R.] & Hoese [D. F.] 1975:283, Figs. 1E, 2F, 15, 16 [Records of the Western Australian Museum v. 3 (pt 4); ref. 7097] Nancy Cove, Rottnest Island, Western Australia. Holotype: WAM P.10883-001. Paratypes: CSIRO A 1491-99 (9), A.1508-11 (4), C 2684 (1), C 2686 (1), C 2688-91 (4); WAM P.10877-001 (1), P.10882-001 (1), P.10988-001 (1), P.10940-001 (1), P.13743-001 (1), P.24817-001 (2). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:30 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:33 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Parma occidentalis Allen & Hoese 1975 -- (Allen 1987:266 [ref. 6250], Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Allen et al. 2006:1461 [ref. 29090], Hoschke et al. 2019:157 [ref. 36626]). Current status: Valid as Parma occidentalis Allen & Hoese 1975. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southeastern Indian Ocean: Coral Bay south to Cape Leeuwin (Western Australia endemic). Habitat: marine.

ocellaris, Amphiprion Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:399 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Sumatra, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): BMNH 2018.3.2.1. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:32 [ref. 20862]. •Valid as Amphiprion ocellaris Cuvier 1830 -- (Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:191 [ref. 6441], Allen & Swainston 1988:104 [ref. 25477], Randall et al. 1990:254 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344], Mohsin & Ambak 1996:467 [ref. 27969], Allen 1997:166 [ref. 23977], Larson & Williams 1997:363 [ref. 23967], Myers 1999:176 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:920 [ref. 25182], Allen 2000:108 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3350 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:920 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:44 [ref. 26830], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:130 [ref. 27510], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Allen et al. 2006:1445 [ref. 29090], Shibukawa 2009:204 [ref. 30449], Allen & Erdmann 2012:573 [ref. 31980], Larson et al. 2013:170 [ref. 32988], Koeda et al. 2016:66 [ref. 35333]). Current status: Valid as Amphiprion ocellaris Cuvier 1830. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Andaman Sea, Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, northwestern Australia, to Taiwan and Ryukyu Islands (southern Japan). Habitat: marine.

okamurai, Chromis Yamakawa [T.] & Randall [J. E.] 1989:299, Figs. 1-3 [Japanese Journal of Ichthyology v. 36 (no. 3); ref. 17738] Okinawa Trough, 25°53.4'N, 123°59.4'E, depth 135-175 meters. Holotype (unique): BSKU 29624. •Valid as Chromis okamurai Yamakawa & Randall 1989 -- (Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344], Nakabo 2000:924 [ref. 25182], Nakabo 2002:924 [ref. 26193], Allen & Erdmann 2009:133 [ref. 30466] as okamuri, Shao et al. 2008:256 [ref. 29952], Tea et al. 2019:259 [ref. 36651]). Current status: Valid as Chromis okamurai Yamakawa & Randall 1989. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western North Pacific: southern Japan. Habitat: marine.

oligolepis, Parma Whitley [G. P.] 1929:230, Pl. 28 (fig. 1) [Memoirs of the Queensland Museum v. 9 (pt 3); ref. 4666] Cape Moreton, Queensland, Australia. Holotype: QM I.2536. Paratypes: QM I.2171 (1), I.3429 (1). Non-types: AMS IA.3666 (1). •Valid as Parma oligolepis Whitley 1929 -- (Allen 1987:265 [ref. 6250], Randall et al. 1990:272 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:233 [ref. 23929], Randall et al. 1997:272 [ref. 25919], Johnson 1999:741 [ref. 25471], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Allen et al. 2006:1461 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Valid as Parma oligolepis Whitley 1929. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Australia. Habitat: marine.

omanensis, Amphiprion Allen [G. R.] & Mee [J. K. L.] in Allen 1991:47, 220, Fig. [Damselfishes of the world; ref. 19344] Ras Kanasa, Barr Al Hikman, Oman, Arabian Sea, depth 5 meters. Holotype: CAS 73147. Paratypes: BPBM 33955-56 (1, 1); CAS 73148 (2), 73164 (1); WAM P.30108-001 (1), P.30109-001 (2), P.30110-001 (1). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:30 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:31 [ref. 30117]. Author is J. K. L. Mee, •Valid as Amphiprion omanensis Allen & Mee 1991 -- (Randall 1995:259 [ref. 22896], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Zajonz et al. 2019:85 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Amphiprion omanensis Allen & Mee 1991. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Northwestern Indian Ocean: Socotra, Oman. Habitat: marine.

onumai, Chromis Senou [H.] & Kudo [T.] 2007:52, Figs. 1-4 [Bulletin of the National Museum of Nature and Science (Ser. A) Supplement No. 1; ref. 29071] Eluanbi, Pingtung, Taiwan, 21.52'N, 120.5'E. Holotype: ASIZP 0062621. Paratypes: ASIZP 0066516 (1), 0066517 (1), 0066704 (1); BPBM 40446 (1); NMMB-P 1204 (2), 1205 (1); NSMT-P 73060 [ex. KPM-NI 8795] (1). Type catalog: Ho & Shao 2011:49 [ref. 31432]. •Valid as Chromis onumai Senou & Kudo 2007 -- (Allen & Erdmann 2009:133 [ref. 30466], Ho & Shao 2011:49 [ref. 31432]). Current status: Valid as Chromis onumai Senou & Kudo 2007. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southern Taiwan and Izu Islands, Japan. Habitat: marine.

onyx, Pomacentrus De Vis [C. W.] 1884:451 [Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales v. 8 (pt 4); ref. 1089] South Seas. Syntypes: QM I.99 (1), I.10126-31 (1, 1, 1, 1, 1, 1). •Synonym of Dascyllus melanurus Bleeker 1854 -- (Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Dascyllus melanurus Bleeker 1854. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

opercularis, Heliastes Günther [A.] in Playfair & Günther 1867:84, Pl. 11 (fig. 2) [The fishes of Zanzibar; ref. 3490] Zanzibar, Tanzania, western Indian Ocean. Holotype (unique): BMNH 1867.3.9.316 (right half skin). Paratypes: BMNH 1865.3.18.34 (spirits). Original genus should have been Heliases. The half skin is of the size of one specimen mentioned in the original description (pers. comm. J. Maclaine email 9/8/06). •Valid as Chromis opercularis (Günther 1867) -- (Allen 1986:675 [ref. 5631], Winterbottom et al. 1989:46 [ref. 13251], Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344], Goren & Dor 1994:51 [ref. 25356], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Heemstra & Heemstra 2004:333 [ref. 28072], Fricke et al. 2009:78 [ref. 30213], Shibukawa 2009:206 [ref. 30449], Allen & Erdmann 2012:584 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2013:264 [ref. 32706], Motomura et al. 2017:[8] [ref. 35661], Fricke et al. 2018:264 [ref. 35805], Allen 2018:20 [ref. 35994]). Current status: Valid as Chromis opercularis (Günther 1867). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indian Ocean: East and South Africa, Mozambique Channel, Seychelles and Madagascar east to western Indonesia. Replaced in Réunion and Mauritius by Chromis torquata Allen 2018. Habitat: marine.

opisthostigma, Pomacentrus Fowler [H. W.] 1918:51, Fig. 20 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 70; ref. 1396] Philippines. Holotype: ANSP 47528. Paratypes: ANSP 47529-30 (2). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:146 [ref. 13621]. •Valid as Pomacentrus opisthostigma Fowler 1918 -- (Allen 1991:250 [ref. 19344], Allen 2000:111 [ref. 25868], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Allen & Erdmann 2009:125 [ref. 30681], Allen et al. 2011:41 [ref. 31134], Allen & Erdmann 2012:620 [ref. 31980], Allen et al. 2018:1 [ref. 35949]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus opisthostigma Fowler 1918. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: eastern Indonesia, Philippines and Papua New Guinea. Habitat: marine.

orbicularis, Glyphisodon Hombron [J. B.] & Jacquinot [H.] in Jacquinot & Guichenot 1853:52, Pl. 5 (fig. 6) [Voyage au Pôle Sud et dans l'Oceanie v. 3 (pt 2); ref. 18307] No locality [probably Fiji or Samoa]. Holotype: MNHN 0000-8535 [or 8335] (poor condition). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:13 [ref. 20862]. Suggested type locality from Allen & Randall 2002:150 [ref. 26191]. •Synonym of Amblyglyphidodon leucogaster (Bleeker 1847) -- (Allen 1991:235 [ref. 19344]). •Valid as Amblyglyphidodon orbicularis (Hombron & Jacquinot 1853) -- (Allen & Randall 2002:150 [ref. 26191], Randall et al. 2004:19 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:350 [ref. 28239]). Current status: Valid as Amblyglyphidodon orbicularis (Hombron & Jacquinot 1853). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific. Habitat: marine.

orientalis, Labrus Hasselquist [F.] 1762:394 [Reise nach Palästina; ref. 18250] Smirna [Izmir], Turkey, Aegean Sea, Mediterranean Sea. Based on Hasselquist 1757:349 [ref. 30181], also a rejected work (ICZN Opinion 57). •Not available, published in a rejected work (ICZN Opinion 57) -- (Parenti & Randall 2000:65 [ref. 24943]). •In the synonymy of Chromis chromis (Linnaeus 1758). Current status: Synonym of Chromis chromis (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae.

orientalis, Labrus Walbaum [J. J.] (ex Hasselquist) 1792:268 [Petri Artedi sueci genera piscium Part 3; ref. 4572] Smira [Ismer], Turkey, Aegean Sea, Mediterranean Sea. Based on Hasselquist 1762:394 [ref. 18250], a rejected work (ICZN Opinion 57). •In the synonymy of Chromis chromis (Linnaeus 1758). Current status: Synonym of Chromis chromis (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae.

otophorus, Pomacentrus Poey [F.] 1860:188 [Memorias sobre la historia natural de la Isla de Cuba v. 2; ref. 3499] Cuba. Described syntype: USNM 4710 (1). •Valid as Pomacentrus otophorus Poey 1860 -- (Cervigón 1992:385 [ref. 23827]). •Valid as Stegastes otophorus (Poey 1860) -- (Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344], Béarez et al. 1996:311 [ref. 22782], Jenkins & Allen 2002:382 [ref. 25999], Carter & Kaufman 2003:1696 [ref. 27102]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes otophorus (Poey 1860). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Atlantic: Jamaica, Panama and Cuba. Habitat: brackish, marine.

ovalis, Heliastes Steindachner [F.] 1900:176 [Anzeiger der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Wien, Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Classe v. 37 (no. 16) (for 21 June 1900); ref. 20498] Honolulu, Oahu Island, Hawaiian Islands. Holotype (unique): UMB 158 [RK UMB 4626]. Type catalog: Wahlert 1955:324 [ref. 21527]. Species later described in detail in Steindachner 1900 [or 1901]:502 [ref. 14892]; on p. 20 of separate. Technical secondary preoccupation by Chromis ovalis Steindachner 1866 was removed in 1990 by Opinion 1622. Original genus should have been Heliases. •Valid as Chromis ovalis (Steindachner 1900) -- (Randall & Follett 1989 [ref. 13575], Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344], Mundy 2005:427 [ref. 28379], Randall 2007:306 [ref. 30952]). Current status: Valid as Chromis ovalis (Steindachner 1900). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Hawaiian Islands. Habitat: marine.

ovatiformis, Chromis Fowler [H. W.] 1946:142, Figs. 11-12 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 98; ref. 1456] Aguni Shima, Ryukyu Islands, Japan. Holotype (unique): ANSP 72009. Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:146 [ref. 13621]. The original spelling was ovatiformis not ovatiformes; Chromis is feminine. Correct spelling of species name with regard to gender still being researched. •Valid as Chromis ovatiformis Fowler 1946 -- (Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:193 [ref. 6441], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122]). •Valid as Chromis ovatiformes Fowler 1946 -- (Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344], Nakabo 2000:923 [ref. 25182], Allen 2000:108 [ref. 25868], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132] as ovatiformes, Nakabo 2002:923 [ref. 26193], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Motomura et al. 2010:149 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:584 [ref. 31980], Koeda et al. 2016:67 [ref. 35333]). Current status: Valid as Chromis ovatiformes Fowler 1946. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Brunei, Malaysia, Philippines, Taiwan, Ryukyu Islands, Japan and Ogasawara Islands. Habitat: marine.

ovoides, Pomacentrus Cartier [O.] 1874:98 [Verhandlungen der Physikalisch-medizinischen Gesellschaft zu Würzburg, N. S. v. 5; ref. 17974] Bohol and Cavite, Philippines. Syntypes: (2). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

oxycephalus, Paraglyphidodon Bleeker [P.] 1877:387 [Verslagen en Mededeelingen der Koninklijke Akademie van Wetenschappen. Afdeeling Natuurkunde (Ser. 2) v. 10; ref. 452] Buro Island and Timor Island, Indonesia. Syntypes: (4). With a holotype RMNH 6506 (Allen et al. 2015:68 [ref. 34110]). •Valid as Chrysiptera oxycephala (Bleeker 1877) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344], Allen 1999:100 [ref. 23870], Myers 1999:182 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Allen 2000:109 [ref. 25868], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Allen & Bailey 2002:42 [ref. 26525], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:133 [ref. 27510], Allen & Erdmann 2008:178 [ref. 29484], Allen et al. 2010:69 [ref. 30801], Allen & Erdmann 2012:593 [ref. 31980], Kottelat 2013:377 [ref. 32989], Fricke et al. 2014:118 [ref. 33932], Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797], Allen et al. 2015:68 [ref. 34110], Allen et al. 2017:10 [ref. 35595], Allen et al. 2018:83 [ref. 36316]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera oxycephala (Bleeker 1877). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Indonesia, Philippines to Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands and Palau. Habitat: marine.

oxyodon, Glyphisodon Bleeker [P.] 1858:14 [Acta Societatis Regiae Scientiarum Indo-Neêrlandicae v. 3 (art. 11); ref. 361] Manado, Sulawesi, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): whereabouts unknown. Bleeker specimens: ?BMNH 1862.2.28.20 (1). •Valid as Neoglyphidodon oxyodon (Bleeker 1858) -- (Allen 1991:246 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:170, 172 [ref. 23977], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Allen 2000:110 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132] dated 1857, Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830] dated 1857, Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:138 [ref. 27510], Allen et al. 2006:1459 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2012:604 [ref. 31980]). Current status: Valid as Neoglyphidodon oxyodon (Bleeker 1858). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Indonesia, Philippines and Timor Sea. Habitat: marine.

pacificus, Amphiprion Allen [G. R.], Drew [J.] & Fenner [D.] 2010:131, Figs. 1-2 [aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology v. 16 (no. 3); ref. 30899] Wallis Island, Ile Uvea, west side of outer reef, north-west of Point Vaha'a'Utu, 13°16'50"S, 176°15'55"W, depth 6-12 meters. Holotype: USNM 373925. Paratypes: USNM 393941 (1), 393942 [as 39342] (1), 393561 (1). •Valid as Amphiprion pacificus Allen, Drew & Fenner 2010 -- (Allen & Erdmann 2012:1201 [ref. 31980]). Current status: Valid as Amphiprion pacificus Allen, Drew & Fenner 2010. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Papua New Guinea, Fiji, Tonga, Samoa, Wallis Island. Habitat: marine.

paee, Abudefduf Curtiss [A.] 1938:115 [A short zoology of Tahiti in the Society islands; ref. 18057] Lagoon near Tautira, Tahiti, Society Islands. No types known. •Questionable synonym of Abudefduf septemfasciatus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Uncertain as Abudefduf septemfasciatus (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

pallidus, Glyphidodon De Vis [C. W.] 1884:452 [Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales v. 8 (pt 4); ref. 1089] Banks Group, Vanuatu, southwestern Pacific. Holotype (unique): QM I.1353. •Synonym of Chrysiptera glauca (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera glauca (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

palmeri, Glyphisodon Ogilby [J. D.] 1918:87, Pl. 22 (fig. 2) [Memoirs of the Queensland Museum v. 2; ref. 14966] Moreton Bay, Queensland, Australia. Holotype: QM I.1059. Paratypes: AFAQ (1) whereabouts unknown. •Synonym of Abudefduf bengalensis (Bloch 1787) -- (Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344], Allen et al. 2006:1440 [ref. 29090], Kottelat 2013:376 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Abudefduf bengalensis (Bloch 1787). Pomacentridae. Habitat: brackish, marine.

pamae, Chromis Randall [J. E.] & McCosker [J. E.] 1992:331, Figs. 1-2 [Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences v. 47 (no. 12); ref. 19766] Off Christian's Point, Pitcairn Island, 25°04'S, 130°06'W, depth 7.5 meters. Holotype: BPBM 16905. Paratypes: AMS I.31222-001 (3); BMNH 1991.5.20.4-6 (3); BPBM 12958 (1), 13501 (4), 13681 (1), 16457 (10), 16922 (5); NSMT-P 34681 (3); USNM 316516 (4). •Valid as Chromis pamae Randall & McCosker 1992 -- (Randall 1999:19 [ref. 25829], Randall 2005:360 [ref. 28239]). Current status: Valid as Chromis pamae Randall & McCosker 1992. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Oceania. Habitat: marine.

papuensis, Amphiprion Macleay [W.] 1883:271 [Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales v. 8 (pt 2); ref. 17587] D'Entrecasteaux Group, New Guinea. Holotype (unique): AMS I.9240. •Synonym of Amphiprion clarkii (Bennett 1830) -- (Allen 1991:236 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion clarkii (Bennett 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

papuensis, Chrysiptera Allen [G. R.], Erdmann [M. V.] & Cahyani [N. K. D.] 2015:72, Figs. 10-11 [Journal of the Ocean Science Foundation v. 17; ref. 34110] Waga Waga, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, 10°24.429'S, 150°24.650'E, depth 25-10 meters. Holotype: WAM P.34426-001. Paratypes: USNM, WAM. Plus non-type specimens. •Valid as Chrysiptera papuensis Allen, Erdmann & Cahyani 2015 -- (Allen et al. 2017:10 [ref. 35595], Allen et al. 2018:83 [ref. 36316]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera papuensis Allen, Erdmann & Cahyani 2015. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Papua New Guinea. Habitat: marine.

parasema, Abudefduf Fowler [H. W.] 1918:56, Fig. 22 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 70; ref. 1396] Philippines. Holotype: ANSP 47533. Paratypes: ANSP 47534-37 (4, in jar with holotype). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:146 [ref. 13621]. See Allen et al. 2010:62 [ref. 30801] who state that at least three species have been confused under this name. •Valid as Chrysiptera parasema (Fowler 1918) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:162 [ref. 23977], Allen 1999:100 [ref. 23870], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:936 [ref. 25182], Allen 2000:109 [ref. 25868], Allen 2001:3353 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:936 [ref. 26193], Allen & Bailey 2002:42 [ref. 26525], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:133 [ref. 27510], Allen & Erdmann 2008:178 [ref. 29484], Allen et al. 2010:69 [ref. 30801], Motomura et al. 2010:152 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:593 [ref. 31980], Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera parasema (Fowler 1918). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines to southern Japan. Habitat: marine.

partitus, Pomacentrus Poey [F.] 1868:327 [Repertorio Fisico-Natural de la Isla de Cuba v. 2; ref. 3505] Havana, Cuba. Holotype: ?MCZ 14680. Type catalog: Howell Rivero 1938:208 [ref. 22926] with MCZ 14680 as holotype. •Valid as Pomacentrus partitus Poey 1868 -- (Robins & Ray 1986:200 [ref. 23100], Cervigón 1992:385 [ref. 23827], Cervigón 1993:365 [ref. 24474], Aguilera 1998:51 [ref. 24221] as partittus). •Valid as Stegastes partitus (Poey 1868) -- (Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344], Boschung 1992:152 [ref. 23239], Smith-Vaniz et al. 1999:288 [ref. 25013], Schmitter-Soto et al. 2000:164 [ref. 27754], Collette et al. 2003:114 [ref. 26784], Carter & Kaufman 2003:1696 [ref. 27102], Smith et al. 2003:42 [ref. 27621], Nelson et al. 2004:154 [ref. 27807], McEachran & Fechhelm 2005:501 [ref. 28815], Page et al. 2013:159 [ref. 32708], Smith-Vaniz & Jelks 2014:61 [ref. 33341], Robertson et al. 2016:146 [ref. 34961]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes partitus (Poey 1868). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Atlantic. Habitat: marine.

paschalis, Eupomacentrus Whitley [G. P.] 1929:225 [Memoirs of the Queensland Museum v. 9 (pt 3); ref. 4666] Easter Island [southeastern Pacific]. Holotype (unique): whereabouts unknown. Based on Pomacentrus inornatus of Regan 1913:370, Pl. 58 (fig. 1) [ref. 3652]. •Synonym of Stegastes fasciolatus (Ogilby 1889) -- (Allen & Emery 1985:15 [ref. 5236]). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes fasciolatus (Ogilby 1889). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

paucifasciata, Chrysiptera Fowler [H. W.] 1946:152, Figs. 17-18 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 98; ref. 1456] Aguni Shima, Ryukyu Islands, Japan. Holotype: ANSP 72014. Paratypes: ANSP 72013 (1), 72015-16 (1, 1). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:146 [ref. 13621]. •Synonym of Abudefduf notatus (Day 1870) -- (Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Abudefduf notatus (Day 1870). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

pavo, Chaetodon Bloch [M. E.] 1787:60, Pl. 198 (fig. 1) [Naturgeschichte der ausländischen Fische v. 3; ref. 468] East Indies. Lectotype: ZMB 2752. Paralectotypes: ZMB (1, lost). Type catalog: Paepke 1999:120 [ref. 24282]. On p. 44 of Bloch's Ichthyologie, v. 6 [ref. 21381]. Lectotype selected by Paepke 1999:120 [ref. 24282]. •Valid as Pomacentrus pavo (Bloch 1787) -- (Dor 1984:186 [ref. 29757], Allen 1986:681 [ref. 5631], Randall et al. 1990:279 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:250 [ref. 19344], Ida et al. 1992:2 [ref. 24320], Francis & Randall 1993:131 [ref. 20996], Kuiter 1993:244 [ref. 23929], Francis 1993:164 [ref. 25479], Goren & Dor 1994:50 [ref. 25356], Allen 1997:172 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:279 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:186 [ref. 23965], Fricke 1999:383 [ref. 24106], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:946 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:325 [ref. 25191], Allen 2000:111 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:946 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Myers & Donaldson 2003:633 [ref. 27495], Randall et al. 2004:21 [ref. 27624], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Heemstra et al. 2004:3324 [ref. 27945], Randall 2005:381 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1467 [ref. 29090], Shibukawa 2009:214 [ref. 30449], Allen & Erdmann 2012:621 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2013:265 [ref. 32706], Larson et al. 2013:172 [ref. 32988], Fricke et al. 2014:123 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2018:273 [ref. 35805], Fricke et al. 2019:221 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus pavo (Bloch 1787). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: East Africa, Mozambique Channel, Madagascar, Mauritius (Mascarenes) east to Marshall Islands, Gilbert Islands (Kiribati), Marquesas Islands and Tuamotu Archipelago, north to Kerama Islands (southern Japan), south to Western Australia, Lord Howe Islands, Norfolk Island and Tonga. Habitat: marine.

pavoninus, Pomacentrus Bleeker [P.] 1853:85 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 5 (no. 1); ref. 16911] Lawajong, Solor Island, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): whereabouts unknown. •Synonym of Pomacentrus pavo (Bloch 1787) -- (Allen 1991:250 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus pavo (Bloch 1787). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

pelicieri, Stegastes Allen [G. R.] & Emery [A. R.] 1985:27, Pl. 3 (figs. G, H) [Indo-Pacific Fishes No. 3; ref. 5236] Off Flic en Flac village, Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean, depth 6 meters. Holotype: WAM P.26522-002. Paratypes: BMNH 1982.3.12.7 (1); BPBM 27983 (2); MNHN 1982-0126 (1); SAIAB [formerly RUSI] 1345 (2); USNM 231753 (1); WAM P.26520-002 (3), P.26522-001 (2). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:32 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:35 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Stegastes pelicieri Allen & Emery 1985 -- (Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344], Fricke 1999:390 [ref. 24106], Heemstra et al. 2004:3325 [ref. 27945], Fricke et al. 2009:82 [ref. 30213], Fricke et al. 2013:265 [ref. 32706], Fricke et al. 2018:275 [ref. 35805], Arndt & Fricke 2019:27 [ref. 36883]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes pelicieri Allen & Emery 1985. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southwestern Indian Ocean: Éparses Islands, Madagascar, Réunion, Mauritius and Rodrigues (Mascarenes). Habitat: marine.

pelloura, Chromis Randall [J. E.] & Allen [G. R.] 1982:16, Figs. 1-3 [Freshwater and Marine Aquarium v. 5 (no. 11); ref. 8428] Off Coral World, Eilat, Israel, Gulf of Aqaba, Red Sea, depth 40 meters. Holotype: BPBM 21523. Paratypes: BPBM 27855 (2); CAS 50046 (1); MNHN 1977-0869 (2), 1982-0073 (1); USNM 231351 (1); WAM P.25523-004 (2). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:29 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:31 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Chromis pelloura Randall & Allen 1982 -- (Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344], Baranes & Golani 1993:310 [ref. 22372], Goren & Dor 1994:49 [ref. 25356], DiBattista et al. 2015:20 [ref. 35706], Bogorodsky & Randall 2018:[5] 243 [ref. 36492], Golani & Fricke 2018:114 [ref. 36273]). Current status: Valid as Chromis pelloura Randall & Allen 1982. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Northern Red Sea endemic: Gulf of Aqaba. Habitat: marine.

pembae, Chromis Smith [J. L. B.] 1960:323, Pl. 31 (fig. E) [Ichthyological Bulletin, Department of Ichthyology, Rhodes University No. 19; ref. 11949] Pemba Island, off Tanzania, western Indian Ocean. Holotype: SAIAB [formerly RUSI] 58. Paratypes: (3) SAIAB [formerly RUSI] 2336 (?3 of 4). •Valid as Chromis pembae Smith 1960 -- (Dor 1984:182 [ref. 29757], Winterbottom et al. 1989:46 [ref. 13251], Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344], Goren & Dor 1994:49 [ref. 25356], Randall 1995:261 [ref. 22896], Anderson et al. 1998:25 [ref. 23611], Randall 2001:102 [ref. 25124], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Randall 2005:354 [ref. 28239], Allen & Erdmann 2005:94 [ref. 28410], Allen & Erdmann 2009:129 [ref. 30466], Golani & Fricke 2018:114 [ref. 36273], Arango et al. 2019:13 [ref. 36621], Zajonz et al. 2019:86 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Chromis pembae Smith 1960. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, western Indian Ocean: East Africa, Socotra and Seychelles east to Maldives and Chagos Archipelago. Habitat: marine.

percula, Lutjanus Lacepède [B. G. E.] (ex Commerson) 1802:194, 239 [Histoire naturelle des poissons (Lacepède) v. 4; ref. 4929] Port Praslin, New Ireland, Bismarck Archipelago. Holotype (unique): whereabouts unknown. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:35 [ref. 20862], Bauchot et al. 1981:38 [ref. 21549]. Based on Commerson manuscript. •Valid as Amphiprion percula (Lacepède 1802) -- (Randall et al. 1990:254 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344], Krishnan & Mishra 1994:293 [ref. 24014], Allen 1997:166 [ref. 23977], Chen et al. 1997:143 [ref. 26476], Kuiter 1997:266 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:253 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:176 [ref. 23965], Allen 2001:3350 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Allen et al. 2006:1445 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2012:573 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:114 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:207 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Amphiprion percula (Lacepède 1802). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: New Guinea east to Solomon Islands and Vanuatu, south to Queensland (Australia) and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

peregrina, Demoisellea Clark [H. W.] 1936:389 [Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences (Series 4) v. 21 (no. 29); ref. 839] Bat Island, Costa Rica (at submerged light). Holotype: CAS 5437. Additional material or paratypes: CAS 79633 (orig. 14, now 12), 79634 (2). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

perideraion, Amphiprion Bleeker [P.] 1855:437 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 9 (no. 3); ref. 16850] Obij [Obi] major Island, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): RMNH 6445 (smallest of 4 or 5). Bleeker specimens: NMV 45916 (1). •Valid as Amphiprion perideraion Bleeker 1855 -- (Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:191 [ref. 6441], Allen & Swainston 1988:104 [ref. 25477], Randall et al. 1990:254 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344], Mohsin & Ambak 1996:468 [ref. 27969], Allen 1997:166 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:266 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:253 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:176 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:919 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:315 [ref. 25191], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:315 [ref. 25191], Allen 2000:108 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3351 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:919 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Myers & Donaldson 2003:631 [ref. 27495] as peridaeraion, Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:130 [ref. 27510], Randall et al. 2004:19 [ref. 27624], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Randall 2005:352 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1445 [ref. 29090], Motomura et al. 2010:147 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:574 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:114 [ref. 33932], Koeda et al. 2016:66 [ref. 35333], Koeda et al. 2016:10 [ref. 35354], Fricke et al. 2019:207 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Amphiprion perideraion Bleeker 1855. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Cocos-Keeling Islands and Indonesia east to Caroline and Tuamotu islands, north to Ryukyu Islands, south to northern Australia and New Caledonia. Habitat: brackish, marine.

personata, Chrysiptera Fowler [H. W.] 1946:153, Figs. 19-20 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 98; ref. 1456] Aguni Shima, Ryukyu Islands, Japan. Holotype: ANSP 72017. Paratypes: ANSP 72018-19 (2), 72020 (1), 72021-22 (2), 72090 (1). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:146 [ref. 13621]. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

perspicillatus, Pomacentrus pavo var. Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:417 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] No locality. Holotype (unique): RMNH. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:36 [ref. 20862]. See Myers & Donaldson 2003:652 [ref. 27495]. •Valid as Dischistodus perspicillatus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Randall et al. 1990:269 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:162, 164 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:256 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:269 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:183 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Allen 2000:109 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:136 [ref. 27510], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Allen et al. 2006:1457 [ref. 29090], Shibukawa 2009:209 [ref. 30449], Allen & Erdmann 2012:600 [ref. 31980], Kottelat 2013:377 [ref. 32989], Fricke et al. 2014:119 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:216 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Dischistodus perspicillatus (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Andaman Sea and Indonesia east to Yap (Caroline Islands) and Solomon Islands, north to Vietnam and Philippines, south to northern Australia. Habitat: marine.

phaiosoma, Glyphisodon Bleeker [P.] 1849:9 [Verhandelingen van het Bataviaasch Genootschap van Kunsten en Wetenschappen. v. 22 [7]; ref. 321] Boleling, northern Bali, Indonesia. Original genus spelling as Glijphisodon. •Synonym of Chrysiptera glauca (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera glauca (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

philippinus, Abudefduf Fowler [H. W.] 1918:54, Fig. 21 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 70; ref. 1396] Philippines. Holotype: ANSP 47531. Paratypes: ANSP 47532 (1). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:147 [ref. 13621]. •Synonym of Amblyglyphidodon ternatensis (Bleeker 1853) -- (Allen 1991:235 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Amblyglyphidodon ternatensis (Bleeker 1853). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

philippinus, Chromis Fowler [H. W.] 1918:63, Fig. 25 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 70; ref. 1396] Philippines. Holotype: ANSP 47541. Paratypes: ANSP 47542-47 (6, in jar with holotype). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:147 [ref. 13621]. •Synonym of Chromis ternatensis (Bleeker 1856) -- (Allen 1991:241 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis ternatensis (Bleeker 1856). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

philippinus, Pomacentrus Evermann [B. W.] & Seale [A.] 1907:91, Fig. 18 [Bulletin of the Bureau of Fisheries v. 26 (Doc. 607) (for 1906); ref. 1285] Bacon, Sorsogon, Philippines. Holotype: USNM 55901. Paratypes: CAS-SU 20009 (1). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:84 [ref. 12291]. •Valid as Pomacentrus philippinus Evermann & Seale 1907 -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:195 [ref. 6441], Randall et al. 1990:280 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:250 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:172 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:280 [ref. 25919], Allen 1999:102 [ref. 23870], Myers 1999:186 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:944 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:326 [ref. 25191], Allen 2000:111 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:944 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Randall et al. 2004:21 [ref. 27624], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Randall 2005:381 [ref. 28239], Allen & Randall 2005:101 [ref. 28411], Allen et al. 2006:1467 [ref. 29090], Shibukawa 2009:214 [ref. 30449], Motomura et al. 2010:158 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:621 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:123 [ref. 33932], Koeda et al. 2016:71 [ref. 35333], Koeda et al. 2016:12 [ref. 35354], Allen et al. 2017:73 [ref. 35154], Allen et al. 2017:30 [ref. 35605], Fricke et al. 2019:221 [ref. 36673], Zajonz et al. 2019:105 [ref. 36871] as cf. philippinus). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus philippinus Evermann & Seale 1907. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Maldives and Andaman Sea east to Philippines, New Ireland (Papua New Guinea) and Solomon Islands, north to Ryukyu Islands, south to northern Australia and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

phoenixensis, Abudefduf Schultz [L. P.] 1943:190, Fig. 15 [Bulletin of the United States National Museum No. 180; ref. 3957] Reef of Enderbury Island, Phoenix Islands [Kiribati Islands], western Pacific. Holotype: USNM 115782. Paratypes: MCZ 37268 [ex USNM 15784] (1); USNM 115783 (3), 115784 (orig. 13, now 12), 115785 (orig. 44, now 42), 115786 (9). •Valid as Plectroglyphidodon phoenixensis (Schultz 1943) -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:197 [ref. 6441], Allen 1986:680 [ref. 5631], Winterbottom et al. 1989:48 [ref. 13251], Randall et al. 1990:275 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344], Randall et al. 1993:232 [ref. 21003], Randall et al. 1997:275 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:184 [ref. 23965], Randall 1999:20 [ref. 25829], Nakabo 2000:933 [ref. 25182], Randall & Earle 2000:16 [ref. 25806], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:933 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Myers & Donaldson 2003:633 [ref. 27495], Lobel & Lobel 2004:73 [ref. 27576], Heemstra & Heemstra 2004:334 [ref. 28072], Randall 2005:376 [ref. 28239], Mundy 2005:430 [ref. 28379], Allen et al. 2006:1463 [ref. 29090], Randall 2007:311 [ref. 30952], Fricke et al. 2009:81 [ref. 30213], Allen & Erdmann 2012:610 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2013:265 [ref. 32706], Fricke et al. 2014:121 [ref. 33932], Delrieu-Trottin et al. 2015:7 [ref. 33988], Arndt & Fricke 2019:27 [ref. 36883]). Current status: Valid as Plectroglyphidodon phoenixensis (Schultz 1943). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: East Africa, Mozambique Channel, western Mascarenes east to Hawaiian Islands and Pitcairn Group, Christmas Island, Indonesia, north to Ryukyu Islands. Habitat: marine.

pictus, Pomacentrus Castelnau [F. L.] 1855:9, Pl. 2 (fig. 1) [Animaux nouveaux or rares v. 2; ref. 766] Bahia, Brazil. Holotype (unique): MNHN 0000-8280. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:25 [ref. 20862]. Placed in genus Pomacanthus in figure caption and list of figures; Pomacentrus in text and index. •Valid as Pomacentrus pictus Castelnau 1855 -- (Cervigón 1992:385 [ref. 23827], Carter & Kaufman 2003:1696 [ref. 27102]). •Valid as Stegastes pictus (Castelnau 1855) -- (Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344], Gasparini et al. 1999:6 [ref. 24182], Rocha & Rosa 2001:991 [ref. 25909], Moura & Menezes in Menezes et al. 2003:91 [ref. 27192], Pinheiro et al. 2015:24 [ref. 34324], Spier et al. 2018:15 [ref. 36103]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes pictus (Castelnau 1855). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Atlantic: Brazil. Habitat: marine.

pikei, Pomacenteus Bliss [R.] 1883:54 [Transactions of the Royal Society of Arts and Sciences of Mauritius (N. S.) v. 13; ref. 16966] Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean. Holotype (unique): MCZ 6089. Correct spelling of original genus is Pomacentrus. •Valid as Pomacentrus pikei Bliss 1883 -- (Allen 1991:250 [ref. 19344], Fricke 1999:384 [ref. 24106], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Heemstra et al. 2004:3324 [ref. 27945], Fricke et al. 2009:81 [ref. 30213]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus pikei Bliss 1883. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southwestern Indian Ocean: Réunion, Mauritius and Rodrigues (Mascarenes endemic). Habitat: marine.

pingi, Pomacentrus Wang [K.-F.] 1941:93 [Contributions from the Biological Laboratory of the Science Society of China. (Zoological Series) v. 15 (no. 6); ref. 4583] Hainan Island, China. Holotype (unique): ? SSCN. •Status uncertain -- (Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344]). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

plagiometopon, Glyphisodon Bleeker [P.] 1852:67 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 3 (no. 1); ref. 16832] Singapore. Holotype (unique): ?BMNH 1862.2.28.70. Bleeker specimens: RMNH 6499 (2). Kottelat (2013) quotes a freshwater record from Anambas Islands. •Valid as Hemiglyphidodon plagiometopon (Bleeker 1852) -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:199 [ref. 6441], Allen & Swainston 1988:102 [ref. 25477], Randall et al. 1990:270 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344] as plagiometapon, Mohsin & Ambak 1996:471 [ref. 27969], Chen et al. 1997:144 [ref. 24620] as plagiometopton, Allen 1997:160 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:270 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:183 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:936 [ref. 25182], Allen 2000:110 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:936 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:137 [ref. 27510], Tan & Lim 2004:110 [ref. 27716], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Allen et al. 2006:1457 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2012:601 [ref. 31980], Kottelat 2013:377 [ref. 32989], Fricke et al. 2014:119 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:216 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Hemiglyphidodon plagiometopon (Bleeker 1852). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Andaman Sea and Indonesia east to Palau, New Ireland (Papua New Guinea) and Solomon Islands, north to Philippines, south to northern Australia and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

planesi, Chromis Lecchini [D.] & Williams [J. T.] 2004:100, Figs. 3-5 [aqua, Journal of Ichthyology and Aquatic Biology v. 8 (no. 3); ref. 27823] Channels off northeastern tip of Rapa Island on outer edge of deep plateau, 27°32.974'S, 144°19.123'W, depth 50-54 meters. Holotype: USNM 375192. Paratypes: MNHN 2003-2681 (2), USNM 375193 (3). •Valid as Chromis planesi Lecchini & Williams 2004 -- (Allen & Erdmann 2009:133 [ref. 30466]). Current status: Valid as Chromis planesi Lecchini & Williams 2004. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Rapa Island, Polynesia. Habitat: marine.

planifrons, Pomacentrus Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:431 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Martinique Island, West Indies. Holotype (unique): MNHN 0000-0547. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:25-26 [ref. 20862]. •Valid as Pomacentrus planifrons Cuvier 1830 -- (Robins & Ray 1986:199 [ref. 23100], Cervigón 1992:385 [ref. 23827], Cervigón 1993:367 [ref. 24474], Aguilera 1998:51 [ref. 24221]). •Valid as Stegastes planifrons (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344], Boschung 1992:152 [ref. 23239], Smith-Vaniz et al. 1999:288 [ref. 25013], Schmitter-Soto et al. 2000:164 [ref. 27754], Collette et al. 2003:114 [ref. 26784], Carter & Kaufman 2003:1696 [ref. 27102], Smith et al. 2003:42 [ref. 27621], Nelson et al. 2004:154 [ref. 27807], McEachran & Fechhelm 2005:502 [ref. 28815], Page et al. 2013:159 [ref. 32708], Smith-Vaniz & Jelks 2014:61 [ref. 33341], Robertson et al. 2016:146 [ref. 34961]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes planifrons (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Atlantic. Habitat: marine.

polyacanthus, Dascyllus Bleeker [P.] 1855:503 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 9 (no. 3); ref. 16851] Batjan, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): ?BMNH 1862.2.28.33. Bleeker specimens: AMS B.8246 (1) Malay. •Valid as Acanthochromis polyacanthus (Bleeker 1855) -- (Randall et al. 1990:250 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:235 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:164 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:256 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:250 [ref. 25919], Kavanagh 2000:321 [ref. 24426], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:322 [ref. 25191], Allen 2000:107 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132] as polyacantha, Allen & Adrim 2003:44 [ref. 26830], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:128 [ref. 27510], Allen et al. 2006:1442 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2012:565 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:112 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:205 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Acanthochromis polyacanthus (Bleeker 1855). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Eastern Indonesia east to Philippines, New Ireland (Papua New Guinea), Solomon Islands and Vanuatu, south to northern Australia and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

polyacanthus, Glyphidodon Ogilby [J. D.] 1889:65 [Memoirs of the Australian Museum, Sydney No. 2 (art. no. 3); ref. 18489] Lord Howe Island. Syntypes: AMS I.1903-I.1910 (1 ea.). •Valid as Neoglyphidodon polyacanthus (Ogilby 1889) -- (Randall et al. 1990:272 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:246 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:243 [ref. 23929], Francis 1993:163 [ref. 25479], Randall et al. 1997:272 [ref. 25919], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Randall 2005:372 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1459 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Valid as Neoglyphidodon polyacanthus (Ogilby 1889). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southwestern Pacific. Habitat: marine.

polylepis, Parma Günther [A.] 1862:59 [Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum v. 4; ref. 1969] Norfolk Island. Holotype (unique): BMNH 1855.9.19.272. •Valid as Parma polylepis Günther 1862 -- (Allen 1987:266 [ref. 6250], Paulin et al. 1989:198 [ref. 24556], Randall et al. 1990:273 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:233 [ref. 23929], Francis 1993:164 [ref. 25479], Randall et al. 1997:273 [ref. 25919], Johnson 1999:741 [ref. 25471], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Allen et al. 2006:1461 [ref. 29090], Stewart et al. 2015:1421 [ref. 34288]). Current status: Valid as Parma polylepis Günther 1862. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southwestern Pacific. Habitat: marine.

polylepis, Pomacentrus Regan [C. T.] 1908:229, Pl. 24 (fig. 3) [The Transactions of the Linnean Society of London. Second Series. Zoology v. 12 (pt 3); ref. 3634] Cargados Carajos, Indian Ocean, depth 20-30 fathoms. Syntypes: BMNH 1908.3.23.99-100 (2). •Synonym of Teixeirichthys jordani (Rutter 1897) -- (Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Teixeirichthys jordani (Rutter 1897). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

polylepis, Prochilus Bleeker [P.] 1877:135 [Verslagen en Mededeelingen der Koninklijke Akademie van Wetenschappen. Afdeeling Natuurkunde (Ser. 2) v. 11; ref. 17111] Ambon Island, Molucca Islands, Indonesia; southeastern New Guinea. Syntypes: (3). Figured in Bleeker 1877: Pl. 401 (fig. 6) [ref. 6835]. •Synonym of Amphiprion frenatus Brevoort 1856 -- (Allen 1991:236 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion frenatus Brevoort 1856. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

polymna, Perca Linnaeus [C.] 1758:291 [Systema Naturae, Ed. X v. 1; ref. 2787] "Indiis." Holotype (unique): ZMUU Linn. Coll. 198. Type catalog: Lönnberg 1896:43 [ref. 23530], Wheeler 1991:176-177, Fig. 16 [ref. 20102]. •Valid as Amphiprion polymnus (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:191 [ref. 6441], Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344], Mohsin & Ambak 1996:468 [ref. 27969], Allen 1997:164 [ref. 23977], Chen et al. 1997:144 [ref. 26476], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:920 [ref. 25182], Allen 2000:108 [ref. 25868], Allen 2001:3351 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:920 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:131 [ref. 27510], Heemstra 2004:3337 [ref. 27945], Allen et al. 2006:1446 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2012:574 [ref. 31980], Larson et al. 2013:170 [ref. 32988], Fricke et al. 2014:114 [ref. 33932], Motomura et al. 2017:173 [ref. 35490], Fricke et al. 2019:208 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Amphiprion polymnus (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: South China Sea east to New Ireland (Papua New Guinea) and Solomon Islands, south to northern Australia and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

polynema, Pomacentrus Bleeker [P.] 1853:283 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 4 (no. 2); ref. 12580] Priaman, Sumatra, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): RMNH 6464. •Synonym of Pomacentrus pavo (Bloch 1787) -- (Allen 1991:250 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus pavo (Bloch 1787). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

polynesiae, Nannapogon Fowler [H. W.] 1938:143, Pl. 9 (fig. 21) [Monographs of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia No. 2; ref. 1428] Papeete, Tahiti, Society Islands. Holotype: ANSP 68399. Paratypes: ANSP 68400 (1), 68401-14 (14), 68415 (1, missing). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:143 [ref. 13621], not family Plesiopidae. Evidently a young pomacentrid. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

polyspinus, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] 1991:155, 230, Fig. [Damselfishes of the world; ref. 19344] Ko Hi Island off Phuket, Thailand, 7°45'N, 98°22'E, depth 4-8 meters. Holotype: PMBC 4683. Paratypes: WAM P.26504-010 (4). Type catalog: Nateewanthana 1990:71 [ref. 20165] prior to the original description, Hutchins & Smith 1991:31 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:34 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Pomacentrus polyspinus Allen 1991 -- (Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Allen & Erdmann 2012:621 [ref. 31980]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus polyspinus Allen 1991. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Andaman Sea: off Phuket Island, Thailand. Habitat: marine.

pomacentroides, Dascyllus Kendall [W. C.] & Goldsborough [E. L.] 1911:298, Pl. 5 (fig. 1) [Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology v. 26 (pt 7); ref. 2594] Taritari, Gilbert Islands, western Pacific on the equator. Holotype: USNM 65812. •Synonym of Chromis lepidolepis Bleeker 1877 -- (Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis lepidolepis Bleeker 1877. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

popei, Pomacentrus Evermann [B. W.] & Seale [A.] 1907:90, Fig. 16 [Bulletin of the Bureau of Fisheries v. 26 (Doc. 607) (for 1906); ref. 1285] Bacon, Sorsogon, Philippines. Holotype (unique): USNM 55903. •Synonym of Pomacentrus moluccensis Bleeker 1853 -- (Randall et al. 1990:278 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:250 [ref. 19344], Fricke & Kulbicki 2006:341 [ref. 28867]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus moluccensis Bleeker 1853. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

prateri, Pomacentrus Fowler [H. W.] 1928:117, Pl. 2 [Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society v. 33 (pt 1); ref. 15895] Back Bay, Mumbai, India. Holotype (unique): ANSP 53936. Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:147 [ref. 13621]. •Synonym of Neopomacentrus cyanomos (Bleeker 1856) -- (Allen 1991:247 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Neopomacentrus cyanomos (Bleeker 1856). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

pricei, Chrysiptera Allen [G. R.] & Adrim [M.] 1992:103, Fig. 1 [Records of the Western Australian Museum v. 16 (pt 1); ref. 20890] Ampimoi Bay, near Arareni Point, Yapen Island, Irian Jaya, Indonesia, about 1°53'S, 136°32'E, depth 2-5 meters. Holotype: NCIP 4025. Paratypes: NCIP 4026 (42), WAM P.30391-001 (5). Type catalog: Moore et al. 2008:32 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Chrysiptera pricei Allen & Adrim 1992 -- (Allen 1999:100 [ref. 23870], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Allen & Bailey 2002:42 [ref. 26525], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Allen & Erdmann 2008:178 [ref. 29484], Allen et al. 2010:69 [ref. 30801], Allen & Erdmann 2012:594 [ref. 31980], Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera pricei Allen & Adrim 1992. Pomacentridae. Distribution: West Papua, Indonesia. Habitat: marine.

pristiger, Pomacentrus Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1833:506 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 9; ref. 1002] Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean. Holotype: MNHN 0000-8242 (poor condition). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:26 [ref. 20862]. •Synonym of Stegastes limbatus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen & Emery 1985:17 [ref. 5236], Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344], Fricke 1999:386 [ref. 24106]). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes limbatus (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

profundus, Pomacentrus De Vis [C. W.] 1885:873 [Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales v. 9 (pt 4); ref. 1091] Great Barrier Reef, Australia. Holotype (unique): ?QM I.4518 (apparently not the type). •Status uncertain -- (Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344]). •Incertae sedis in Pomacentridae -- (Allen et al. 2006:1471 [ref. 29090]). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

prosopotaenia, Pomacentrus Bleeker [P.] 1852:67 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 3 (no. 1); ref. 16832] Singapore. Holotype (unique): RMNH 6466 (144 mm TL out of 13 specimens). Bleeker specimens: NMV 46111 (1). Kottelat (2013) quotes a freshwater record from the Philippines. •Valid as Dischistodus prosopotaenia (Bleeker 1852) -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:195 [ref. 6441], Allen & Swainston 1988:102 [ref. 25477], Randall et al. 1990:269 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344], Mohsin & Ambak 1996:470 [ref. 27969], Allen 1997:160 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:254 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:269 [ref. 25919], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:942 [ref. 25182], Allen 2000:110 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:942 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:136 [ref. 27510], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Fricke & Kulbicki 2006:340 [ref. 28867], Allen et al. 2006:1457 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2012:600 [ref. 31980], Larson et al. 2013:171 [ref. 32988], Kottelat 2013:377 [ref. 32989], Fricke et al. 2014:119 [ref. 33932], Koeda et al. 2016:70 [ref. 35333], Fricke et al. 2019:216 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Dischistodus prosopotaenia (Bleeker 1852). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: eastern Andaman Sea and Indonesia east to Philippines, New Ireland (Papua New Guinea) and Solomon Islands, north to Ryukyu Islands, south to northern Australia and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

prosopotaenioides, Pomacentrus Bleeker [P.] 1852:286 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 3 (no. 2); ref. 16825] Ambon Island, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Syntypes: RMNH 6470 (2 of 22). Original as prosopotaenioïdes. •Synonym of Stegastes lividus (Forster 1801) -- (Allen & Emery 1985:22 [ref. 5236], Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344]). •Synonym of Segastes punctatus (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes punctatus (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

proteus, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] 1991:156, 231, Fig. [Damselfishes of the world; ref. 19344] Colombo, near Kinross Swimming Club, Sri Lanka, 6°58'N, 79°52'E, depth 3-10 meters. Holotype: WAM P.26509-011. Paratypes: BPBM 31803 (3), WAM P.26509-007 (4). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:31 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:34 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Pomacentrus proteus Allen 1991 -- (Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Allen & Erdmann 2012:622 [ref. 31980]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus proteus Allen 1991. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indian Ocean: Sri Lanka and East Andaman Sea. Habitat: marine.

prughi, Chrysiptera Fowler [H. W.] 1946:156, Figs. 23-24 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 98; ref. 1456] Aguni Shima, Ryukyu Islands, Japan. Holotype (unique): ANSP 72028. Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:147 [ref. 13621]. •Synonym of Plectroglyphidodon imparipennis (Vaillant & Sauvage 1875) -- (Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Plectroglyphidodon imparipennis (Vaillant & Sauvage 1875). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

pseudochrysopoecilus, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] & Robertson [D. R.] 1974:160, Pls. 4, 5A [Records of the Australian Museum v. 29 (no. 4); ref. 7488] Off northern side of Naura Islet, Fergusson Island, D'Entrecasteaux Group, 9°36'S, 150°27'E, depth 2 meters. Holotype: BPBM 13608. Paratypes: AMS I.15633-006 (7), AMS I.16476-001 (3), QM I.6009 (1), USNM 207936 (2). •Valid as Dischistodus pseudochrysopoecilus (Allen & Robertson 1974) -- (Randall et al. 1990:269 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344], Mohsin & Ambak 1996:470 [ref. 27969], Randall et al. 1997:269 [ref. 25919], Allen 2000:110 [ref. 25868], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Allen et al. 2006:1457 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2012:601 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2019:216 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Dischistodus pseudochrysopoecilus (Allen & Robertson 1974). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Indonesia east to Philippines, New Ireland (Papua New Guinea) and Solomon Islands, south to Queensland (Australia). Habitat: marine.

pulcherrimus, Pomacentrus Smith [J. L. B.] 1960:344, Pl. 28 (fig. A) [Ichthyological Bulletin, Department of Ichthyology, Rhodes University No. 19; ref. 11949] Pinda, Mozambique, western Indian Ocean. Holotype: SAIAB [formerly RUSI] 286. Paratypes: SAIAB [formerly RUSI] (not researched). •Synonym of Pomacentrus caeruleus Quoy & Gaimard 1825 -- (Allen 1986:681 [ref. 5631], Allen 1991:249 [ref. 19344], Randall 1995:266 [ref. 22896]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus caeruleus Quoy & Gaimard 1825. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

puncta, Furcaria Poey [F.] 1860:195 [Memorias sobre la historia natural de la Isla de Cuba v. 2; ref. 3499] Havana, Cuba. Holotype or described syntype: MCZ 14664. Poey specimens: MCZ 14663 (1), 14665 (1), 14666-69 (4). Type catalog: Howell Rivero 1938:207 [ref. 22926]. •Synonym of Chromis multilineata (Guichenot 1853) -- (Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis multilineata (Guichenot 1853). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

punctatolineatus, Pomacentrus Cartier [O.] 1874:98 [Verhandlungen der Physikalisch-medizinischen Gesellschaft zu Würzburg, N. S. v. 5; ref. 17974] Bohol, Philippines. No types known. Original as punctato-lineatus, correction mandatory. •Synonym of Pomacentrus tripunctatus Cuvier 1830 -- (Allen 1991:251 [ref. 19344] as punctolineatus, Kottelat 2013:379 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus tripunctatus Cuvier 1830. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

punctatoperculare, Chrysiptera Fowler [H. W.] 1946:156, Figs. 25-26 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 98; ref. 1456] Aguni Shima, Ryukyu Islands, Japan. Holotype: ANSP 72029. Paratypes: ANSP 72030-38 (9). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:147 [ref. 13621]. •Synonym of Chrysiptera cyanea (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera cyanea (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

punctatus, Pomacentrus Quoy [J. R. C.] & Gaimard [J. P.] 1825:395, Pl. 64 (fig. 1) [Voyage autour du monde; ref. 3574] Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean. Holotype: MNHN 0000-8505. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:26 [ref. 20862]. •Synonym of Stegastes lividus (Forster 1801) -- (Dor 1984:188 [ref. 29757], Allen & Emery 1985:22 [ref. 5236], Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344]). •Valid as Stegastes punctatus (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Randall 2004:390 [ref. 28077], Randall 2005:385 [ref. 28239], Randall 2005:386 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1471 [ref. 29090], Fricke et al. 2009:82 [ref. 30213], Shibukawa 2009:215 [ref. 30449] with author as Bleeker 1877, Allen & Erdmann 2012:630 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:125 [ref. 33932], Koeda et al. 2016:72 [ref. 35333], Fricke et al. 2018:275 [ref. 35805], Golani & Fricke 2018:117 [ref. 36273], Arndt & Fricke 2019:27 [ref. 36883], Fricke et al. 2019:222 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes punctatus (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, Indo-West Pacific: East Africa, Madagascar and Mascarenes east to Tuamotu Archipelago, north to southern Japan, south to Western Australia, New Caledonia and Tonga. Habitat: marine.

punctipinnis, Ayresia Cooper [J. G.] 1863:73, Fig. 18 [Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences (Series 1) v. 3 (sig. 5); ref. 905] San Diego Bay, California, U.S.A. Holotype: USNM 5227 [ex Calif. State Coll. 596]. Paratypes: USNM 5226 (1), perhaps others from San Pedro. •Valid as Chromis punctipinnis (Cooper 1863) -- (Greenfield & Woods 1980:696 [ref. 5581], Eschmeyer & Herald 1983:233 [ref. 9277], Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344], Lea & Rosenblatt 2000:124 [ref. 25206], Nelson et al. 2004:154 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:159 [ref. 32708], Kells et al. 2016:264 [ref. 35888]). Current status: Valid as Chromis punctipinnis (Cooper 1863). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Pacific. Habitat: marine.

punctulatus, Glyphisodon Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:484 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Guam, Mariana Islands, western Pacific. Holotype (unique): MNHN 0000-8339. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:13 [ref. 20862]. •Synonym of Chrysiptera biocellata (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera biocellata (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

pura, Chromis Allen [G. R.] & Randall [J. E.] 2004:21, Figs. 2-3 [aqua, Journal of Ichthyology and Aquatic Biology v. 9 (no. 1); ref. 28059] Pura, Alor Islands, Indonesia, 8°17.7'S, 124°22.4'E, depth 18 meters. Holotype: BPBM 37348. Paratypes: CAS 219160 (1), MNHN 2004-558, USNM 376247 (1), WAM P.32460-001 (1). Type catalog: Moore et al. 2008:31 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Chromis pura Allen & Randall 2004 -- (Allen & Erdmann 2012:584 [ref. 31980], Iwatsubo & Motomura 2013:209 [ref. 33092], Iwatsubo & Motomura 2018:28 [ref. 35995]). Current status: Valid as Chromis pura Allen & Randall 2004. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indonesia. Habitat: marine.

quadrifasciatus, Glyphisodon Bleeker [P.] 1847:17 [Verhandelingen van het Bataviaasch Genootschap van Kunsten en Wetenschappen. v. 21 (art. 3); ref. 16878] Jakarta, Java, Indonesia. Syntypes: ?BMNH 1862.2.28.28 (1). Also in Bleeker 1847:155 [ref. 314]. •Synonym of Abudefduf vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Allen 1991:235 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Abudefduf vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

quadrigutta, Pomacentrus Gill [T. N.] 1862:149 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 14 (nos 3-4); ref. 1662] Cape San Lucas, Baja California, Mexico. Syntypes: BMNH 1862.5.21.17 [ex USNM] (1), USNM 3657 (2). •Synonym of Microspathodon dorsalis (Gill 1862) -- (Allen 1991:245 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Microspathodon dorsalis (Gill 1862). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

quinquevittatus, Apogon Blyth [E.] 1858:272 [Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bengal v. 27 (no. 3); ref. 476] Port Blair, Andaman Islands. •Synonym of Abudefduf saxatilis (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Abudefduf saxatilis (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

quinquilineatus, Abudefduf von Bonde [C.] 1934:452, Pl. 23 (fig. 6) [Annals of the Natal Museum. v. 7 (pt 3); ref. 16466] Zanzibar fish market, Tanzania, western Indian Ocean. Holotype (unique): whereabouts unknown. •Synonym of Abudefduf vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Allen 1986:672 [ref. 5631], Allen 1991:235 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Abudefduf vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

rahti, Glyphisodon Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:456 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] New Guinea; Red Sea; Java, Indonesia; Sulawesi, Indonesia. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-5315 (1) Java, 0000-8321 (1), 0000-8326 (1) Sulawesi, 0000-8497 (1) Red Sea, A.8127 (1). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:13-14 [ref. 20862], Bauchot & Daget 1996:243 [ref. 22899]. •Synonym of Abudefduf saxatilis (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Lloris & Rucabado 1990:844 [ref. 15959]). •Synonym of Abudefduf vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Dor 1984:180 [ref. 29757] as rathi, Allen 1991:235 [ref. 19344], Wibowo et al. 2017:[9] [ref. 35515]). Current status: Synonym of Abudefduf vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

rainfordi, Pseudopomacentrus Whitley [G. P.] 1935:236 [Records of the Australian Museum v. 19 (no. 4); ref. 4683] Hayman Island, Queensland, Australia. Holotype: AMS IA.6389. Paratypes: AMS IA.385-87 (1, 1, 3), IA.912 (1), IA.1999 (1), IA.2283-86 (1, 1, 1, 1), IA.6390 (1). •Synonym of Pomacentrus brachialis Cuvier 1830 -- (Allen 1991:249 [ref. 19344], Allen et al. 2006:1465 [ref. 29090], Kottelat 2013:378 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus brachialis Cuvier 1830. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

randalli, Chromis Greenfield [D. W.] & Hensley [D. A.] 1970:689, Fig. 1 [Copeia 1970 (no. 4); ref. 7742] West coast of Easter Island, between Hanga Piko and Motu Kaokao, southeastern Pacific, depth 8 meters. Holotype: USNM 205094. Paratypes: BC65-459 (1), BPBM 6691-94 (7, 5, 2, 1), FMNH 70034 (1). Type catalog: Ibarra & Stewart 1987:25 [ref. 12367]. •Valid as Chromis randalli Greenfield & Hensley 1970 -- (Pequeño 1989:63 [ref. 14125], Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344], Randall & McCosker 1992:333 [ref. 19766]). Current status: Valid as Chromis randalli Greenfield & Hensley 1970. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Easter Island, southeastern Pacific. Habitat: marine.

randalli, Plectroglyphidodon Allen [G. R.] 1991:135, 221, Fig. [Damselfishes of the world; ref. 19344] 2 kilometers north of Flic en Flac, Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean, depth 2-3 meters. Holotype: WAM P.26519-001. Paratypes: BPBM 31811 (3), WAM P.26519-003 (4). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:30 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:33 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Plectroglyphidodon randalli Allen 1991 -- (Fricke 1999:381 [ref. 24106], Fricke et al. 2009:81 [ref. 30213], Arndt & Fricke 2019:27 [ref. 36883]). Current status: Valid as Plectroglyphidodon randalli Allen 1991. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southwestern Indian Ocean: Réunion and Mauritius (western Mascarenes endemic). Habitat: marine.

rapanui, Abudefduf Greenfield [D. W.] & Hensley [D. A.] 1970:693, Fig. 3 [Copeia 1970 (no. 4); ref. 7742] Off the western coast of Ahu Akapu, Easter Island, southeastern Pacific, depth 21 meters. Holotype: USNM 204381. Paratypes: BPBM 6685-87 (1, 3, 1), 6689 (5); CAS 24690 (5); LACM 6560-11 (4); USNM 204382 (2). •Valid as Abudefduf rapanui Greenfield & Hensley 1970 -- (Pequeño 1989:62 [ref. 14125] in 2 places). •Valid as Chrysiptera rapanui (Greenfield & Hensley 1970) -- (Pequeño 1989:63 [ref. 14125] as rapannui, Paulin et al. 1989:199 [ref. 24556], Allen 1991:243 [ref. 19344], Francis 1993:163 [ref. 25479], Francis et al. 1999:577 [ref. 24249], Allen & Bailey 2002:42 [ref. 26525], Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797], Duffy & Ahyong 2015:116 [ref. 36167], Stewart et al. 2015:1418 [ref. 34288]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera rapanui (Greenfield & Hensley 1970). Pomacentridae. Distribution: South Pacific: northern New Zealand, Kermadec Islands; Easter Island. Habitat: marine.

rathbuni, Pomacentrus Jordan [D. S.] & Snyder [J. O.] 1901:754, Pl. 34 [Proceedings of the United States National Museum v. 23 (no. 1235); ref. 2504] Near Yokohama, doubtless from Misaki or Boshu, Japan. Holotype: USNM 49706. Paratypes: CAS-SU 6464 (1), 6659 (4). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:84 [ref. 12291]. •Synonym of Neopomacentrus taeniurus (Bleeker 1856) -- (Allen 1991:247 [ref. 19344], Kottelat 2013:378 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Neopomacentrus taeniurus (Bleeker 1856). Pomacentridae. Habitat: freshwater, brackish, marine.

rectifraenum, Pomacentrus Gill [T. N.] 1862:148 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 14 (nos 3-4); ref. 1662] Cape San Lucas, Baja California, Mexico. Syntypes: (6) BMNH 1866.5.21.15 [ex USNM] (1), USNM 3670 (4). •Valid as Pomacentrus rectifraenum Gill 1862 -- (Pequeño 1989:63 [ref. 14125]). •Valid as Stegastes rectifraenum (Gill 1862) -- (Allen & Woods 1980:190 [ref. 6919], Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344], Allen & Robertson 1994:192 [ref. 22193], Schneider & Krupp in Fischer et al. 1995:1404 [ref. 22830], Chirichigno F. & Vélez D. 1998:298 [ref. 24555], Thomson et al. 2000:156 [ref. 25640], Nelson et al. 2004:155 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:159 [ref. 32708], Barriga S. 2014:119 [ref. 35745], Del Moral-Flores et al. 2016:610 [ref. 34923], Fourriére et al. 2016:448 [ref. 34668], Galván-Villa et al. 2016:148 [ref. 34871]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes rectifraenum (Gill 1862). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Pacific: Mexico south to Ecuador, including Gulf of California and Revillagigedo Islands. Habitat: marine.

redemptus, Pomacentrus Heller [E.] & Snodgrass [R. E.] 1903:200, Pl. 6 [Proceedings of the Washington Academy of Sciences v. 5; ref. 2089] Clarion Island, Revilla Gigedo [Revillagigedo] Islands, off western Mexico. Holotype: CAS-SU 6358. Paratypes: CAS-SU (6, missing). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:84 [ref. 12291]. •Valid as Stegastes redemptus (Heller & Snodgrass 1903) -- (Allen & Woods 1980:195 [ref. 6919], Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344], Allen & Robertson 1994:192 [ref. 22193], Schneider & Krupp in Fischer et al. 1995:1404 [ref. 22830], Thomson et al. 2000:158 [ref. 25640], Nelson et al. 2004:155 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:159 [ref. 32708], Fourriére et al. 2016:448 [ref. 34668], Del Moral-Flores et al. 2016:610 [ref. 34923]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes redemptus (Heller & Snodgrass 1903). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Revillagigedo Islands, Mexico. Habitat: marine.

reidi, Pomacentrus Fowler [H. W.] & Bean [B. A.] 1928:99, Pl. 9 [Bulletin of the United States National Museum No. 100, v. 7; ref. 1475] Tataan Island, Tawi Tawi Islands, Philippines. Holotype: USNM 89960. Paratypes: (48) ANSP 85294 (2), FMNH 62626 (2), USNM 98244 (1), 98741-42 (1, 1), 98744-48 (1, 1, 1, 1, 1), 98751-54 (1, 7, 1, 1), 98756 (1), 98758 (5), 98760-71 (1, 1, 1, 1, now 0, 1, 1, 2, 1, 1, 1, 3). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:147 [ref. 13621], Ibarra & Stewart 1987:68 [ref. 12367]. •Valid as Pomacentrus reidi Fowler & Bean 1928 -- (Randall et al. 1990:280 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:251 [ref. 19344], Randall et al. 1997:280 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:186 [ref. 23965], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:326 [ref. 25191], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Allen 2002:49 [ref. 26516], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Randall 2005:381 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1467 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2012:622 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:123 [ref. 33932], Frable & Tea 2019:328 [ref. 36783], Fricke et al. 2019:221 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus reidi Fowler & Bean 1928. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Eastern Indonesia and Philippines east to Palau, New reland (Papua New Guinea) and Vanuatu, south to northern Australia and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

reticulatus, Chromis Fowler [H. W.] & Bean [B. A.] 1928:40 [Bulletin of the United States National Museum No. 100, v. 7; ref. 1475] Tifu Bay, Buru Island, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Holotype: USNM 89951. Paratypes: USNM 96732 (1), 98794 (1). •Synonym of Chromis xanthochira (Bleeker 1851) -- (Allen 1991:241 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis xanthochira (Bleeker 1851). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

reticulatus, Heliases Richardson [J.] 1846:254 [Report of the British Association for the Advancement of Science 15th meeting [1845]; ref. 3742] China Seas. Holotype (unique): BMNH. •Valid as Dascyllus reticulatus (Richardson 1846) -- (Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:191 [ref. 6441], Allen & Swainston 1988:104 [ref. 25477], Randall et al. 1990:268 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344], Francis 1993:163 [ref. 25479], Allen 1997:166 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:264 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:268 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:179 [ref. 23965], Randall 1999:20 [ref. 25829], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:930 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:321 [ref. 25191], Sadovy & Cornish 2000:195 [ref. 25480], Allen 2000:109 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:930 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003135 [ref. 27510], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Randall 2005:369 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1456 [ref. 29090], Motomura et al. 2010:153 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:597 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:119 [ref. 33932], Koeda et al. 2016:69 [ref. 35333], Fricke et al. 2019:215 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Dascyllus reticulatus (Richardson 1846). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Cocos-Keeling Islands (eastern Indian Ocean) and Indonesia east to Marshall Islands and Samoa, north to southern Japan and Ogasawara Islands, south to northern Australia and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

retrofasciatus, Chromis Weber [M.] 1913:359, Pl. 6 (fig. 5) [Die Fische der Siboga-Expedition; ref. 4602] Kur Islands, Siboga station 250, depth 27 meters. Holotype (unique): ZMA 111416. Type catalog: Nijssen et al. 1982:87 [ref. 19236]. •Valid as Chromis retrofasciata Weber 1913 -- (Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:193 [ref. 6441] as retrofasciatus, Randall et al. 1990:260 [ref. 15987] as retrofasciatus, Allen 1991:241 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:168 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:260 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:178 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:921 [ref. 25182], Allen 2000:109 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:921 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:132 [ref. 27510], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Randall 2005:360 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1451 [ref. 29090], Motomura et al. 2010:150 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:585 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:116 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:211 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Chromis retrofasciata Weber 1913. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Sabah (Malaysia), Philippines and New Guinea east to Fiji, north to Ryukyu Islands, south to Queensland (Australia) and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

rex, Abudefduf Snyder [J. O.] 1909:601 [Proceedings of the United States National Museum v. 36 (no. 1688); ref. 4151] Naha, Okinawa Island, Ryukyu Islands, Japan. Holotype: USNM 62949. Paratypes: CAS-SU 21135 (14), USNM 74535 (11). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:82 [ref. 12291]. •Valid as Chrysiptera rex (Snyder 1909) -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:198 [ref. 6441], Randall et al. 1990:265 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:243 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:241 [ref. 23929], Allen 1997:162 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:260 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:265 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:182 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:937 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:320 [ref. 25191], Allen 2000:109 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:937 [ref. 26193], Allen & Bailey 2002:42 [ref. 26525], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Randall 2005:365 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1454 [ref. 29090], Motomura et al. 2010:152 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:594 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:118 [ref. 33932], Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797], Koeda et al. 2016:68 [ref. 35333], Koeda et al. 2016:10 [ref. 35354]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera rex (Snyder 1909). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southeastern Indian Ocean and western Pacific: Vietnam, Philippines, Malaysia, Indonesia and north to Taiwan and Ryukyu Islands. Habitat: marine.

rhodonotus, Pomacentrus Bleeker [P.] 1853:282 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 4 (no. 2); ref. 12580] Cauer, Sumatra, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): RMNH 6449. •Valid as Pomacentrus rhodonotus Bleeker 1853 -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:195 [ref. 6441]). •Synonym of Pomacentrus chrysurus Cuvier 1830 -- (Randall et al. 1990:277 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:249 [ref. 19344], Randall 2005:379 [ref. 28239], Fricke & Kulbicki 2006:341 [ref. 28867]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus chrysurus Cuvier 1830. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

rhomaleus, Abudefduf Snyder [J. O.] 1911:534 [Proceedings of the United States National Museum v. 40 (no. 1836); ref. 4152] Naha, Okinawa Island, Ryukyu Islands, Japan. Holotype: USNM 68233. Paratypes: CAS-SU 21422 (1). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:82 [ref. 12291]. •Synonym of Neoglyphidodon melas (Valenceinnes 1830) -- (Allen 1991:246 [ref. 19344], Kottelat 2013:377 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Neoglyphidodon melas (Valenciennes 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

rhyncholepis, Glyphidodon Bleeker [P.] 1869:230 [Verslagen en Mededeelingen der Koninklijke Akademie van Wetenschappen. Afdeeling Natuurkunde (Ser. 2) v. 3; ref. 17066] Réunion, western Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean. Holotype (unique): RMNH 6507. •Synonym of Abudefduf margariteus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344], Fricke 1999:363 [ref. 24106]). Current status: Synonym of Abudefduf margariteus (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

richardsoni, Abudefduf Snyder [J. O.] 1909:600 [Proceedings of the United States National Museum v. 36 (no. 1688); ref. 4151] Naha, Okinawa Island, Ryukyu Islands, Japan. Holotype: USNM 62948. Paratypes: CAS-SU 21134 (3), USNM 74589 (6). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:82 [ref. 12291]. •Valid as Pomachromis richardsoni (Snyder 1909) -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:195 [ref. 6441], Randall et al. 1990:281 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:251 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:162 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:281 [ref. 25919], Fricke 1999:385 [ref. 24106], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:931 [ref. 25182], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:38 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:931 [ref. 26193], Randall et al. 2004:21 [ref. 27624], Adrim et al. 2004:124 [ref. 27715], Randall 2005:383 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1468 [ref. 29090], Fricke et al. 2009:81 [ref. 30213], Motomura et al. 2010:159 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:626 [ref. 31980], Koeda et al. 2016:12 [ref. 35354], Fricke et al. 2018:274 [ref. 35805]). Current status: Valid as Pomachromis richardsoni (Snyder 1909). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Madagascar and western Mascarenes east to Samoa and Tonga, north to Ryukyu Islands and southern Japan, south to Queensland (Australia) and Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia). Habitat: marine.

robertsoni, Stegastes Randall [J. E.] 2001:103, Figs. 7-9 [Copeia 2001 (no. 1); ref. 25124] Taiohae Bay, west side at head of bay, Nuku Hiva, Marquesas Islands, depth 5 meters. Holotype: BPBM 38679. Paratypes: AMS I.39936 (1); BPBM 10413 (6), 12565 (11), 38685 (3); CAS 210418 (1); MNHN 2000-8 (1); NSMT-P 57706 (1); USNM 89765 (17), 359633 (1). •Synonym of Stegastes lividus (Forster 1801) -- (Randall 2004:390 [ref. 28077], Randall 2005:385 [ref. 28239]). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes lividus (Forster 1801). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

robustus, Pomacentrus Günther [A.] 1862:17 [Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum v. 4; ref. 1969] No locality. Holotype (unique): BMNH 1855.9.19.273. •Synonym of Abudefduf concolor (Gill 1862) -- (Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344], Lessios et al. 1995:282 [ref. 22407]). Current status: Synonym of Abudefduf concolor (Gill 1862). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

rocasensis, Eupomacentrus Emery [A. R.] 1972:330, Figs. 1-3 [Copeia 1972 (no. 2); ref. 815] Lagoon off Atol das Rocas, northern Brazil, 3°56'S, 33°49'W, depth 0.3 meters. Holotype: USNM 202177. Paratypes: ANSP 109422 (4); FMNH 74077 (12); UF 19286 [ex TABL 100816] (orig. 7, now 4), 223693 [ex UMML 23693] (26); USNM 202178 (4), 208561 [ex TABL 100816] (3). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:147 [ref. 13621], Ibarra & Stewart 1987:35 [ref. 12367] as 12 specimens, 11 listed in original description. •Valid as Pomacentrus rocasensis (Emery 1972) -- (Cervigón 1992:385 [ref. 23827], Carter & Kaufman 2003:1696 [ref. 27102]). •Valid as Stegastes rocasensis (Emery 1972) -- (Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344], Gasparini et al. 1999:7 [ref. 24182], Moura & Menezes in Menezes et al. 2003:91 [ref. 27192], Vaske et al. 2005:78 [ref. 36155], Edwards in Carpenter & De Angelis 2016:2732 [ref. 34618]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes rocasensis (Emery 1972). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western and central Atlantic: Brazil and St. Paul's Rocks (Saint Peter and Saint Paul Archipelago). Habitat: marine.

rodriguesensis, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] & Wright [J. E.] 2003:134, Figs. 1-3 [aqua, Journal of Ichthyology and Aquatic Biology v. 7 (no. 4); ref. 27247] Grand Pate, Rodrigues Island, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean, 19°39'16"S, 63°25'28"E, depth 9 meters. Holotype: SAIAB 66635. Paratypes: SAIAB 66633 (6), 66634 (3), 66636 (1), 66640 (2); WAM 32237-001 (2). Type catalog: Moore et al. 2008:34 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Pomacentrus rodriguesensis Allen & Wright 2003 -- (Heemstra et al. 2004:3324 [ref. 27945]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus rodriguesensis Allen & Wright 2003. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southwestern Indian Ocean: Rodrigues (Mascarenes endemic). Habitat: marine.

rollandi, Chromis Whitley [G. P.] 1961:60, Fig. 1 [Proceedings of the Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales v. for 1958-59; ref. 4731] Baie des Citrons, Nouméa, New Caledonia, southwestern Pacific. Holotype (unique): AMS IB.4449. •Valid as Chrysiptera rollandi (Whitley 1961) -- (Randall et al. 1990:265 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:243 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:162 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:258 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:265 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:182 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:320 [ref. 25191], Allen 2000:109 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Allen & Bailey 2002:42 [ref. 26525], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:134 [ref. 27510], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Randall 2005:365 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1454 [ref. 29090], Shibukawa 2009:208 [ref. 30449], Allen 2000:109 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:937 [ref. 26193], Allen & Bailey 2002:42 [ref. 26525], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Randall 2005:365 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1454 [ref. 29090], Motomura et al. 2010:152 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:594 [ref. 31980] with possible subspecies, Fricke et al. 2014:118 [ref. 33932], Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797], Allen et al. 2015:80 [ref. 34110], Allen et al. 2017:12 [ref. 35595], Fricke et al. 2019:214 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera rollandi (Whitley 1961). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Andaman Sea and Indonesia east to Palau and Solomon Islands, south to northern Australia and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

rosenbergii, Amphiprion Bleeker [P.] 1859:16 [Acta Societatis Regiae Scientiarum Indo-Neêrlandicae v. 6 (art. 2); ref. 14003] Doreh Bay [Doreh], off Manokwari, West Papua, Indonesia, New Guinea, ca. 0°53'25''S 134°05'29''E. Holotype (unique). •Synonym of Amphiprion perideraion Bleeker 1855 -- (Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion perideraion Bleeker 1855. Pomacentridae. Habitat: brackish, marine.

rossii, Glyphisodon Bleeker [P.] 1854:48 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 7 (no. 1); ref. 16938] Nova Selma, Cocos-Keeling Islands, Indian Ocean. Syntypes: (2) RMNH 6498 (2 of 39). •Synonym of Chrysiptera biocellata (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344] as rossi). Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera biocellata (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

rotundus, Chaetodon Linnaeus [C.] 1758:277 [Systema Naturae, Ed. X v. 1; ref. 2787] Indian Ocean. No types known. Spelled rotundatus in Lacepède 1802:452, 471 [ref. 4929]. •Questionable synonym of Abudefduf septemfasciatus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Uncertain as Abudefduf septemfasciatus (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

rubicundus, Glyphisodon Girard [C. F.] 1854:148 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 7; ref. 5769] Monterey, California, U.S.A. Syntypes: MCZ 14825 (1), USNM 484 (2). •Valid as Hypsypops rubicundus (Girard 1854) -- (Eschmeyer & Herald 1983:233 [ref. 9277], Allen 1991:245 [ref. 19344], Schneider & Krupp in Fischer et al. 1995:1401 [ref. 22830], De La Cruz Agüero et al. 1997:263 [ref. 24545], Lea & Rosenblatt 2000:124 [ref. 25206], Thomson et al. 2000:165 [ref. 25640], Richards & Engle 2001:181 [ref. 25759], Nelson et al. 2004:154 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:159 [ref. 32708], Fourriére et al. 2016:447 [ref. 34668], Del Moral-Flores et al. 2016:610 [ref. 34923], Kells et al. 2016:264 [ref. 35888]). Current status: Valid as Hypsypops rubicundus (Girard 1854). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Pacific. Habitat: marine.

rubridorsalis, Eupomacentrus Beebe [W.] & Hollister [G.] 1933:85, Fig. 16 [Zoologica, Scientific Contributions of the New York Zoological Society v. 12 (no. 9); ref. 16100] Chatham Bay, Union Island, Grenadines, British West Indies. Holotype: USNM 170922 [ex NYZS]. Paratypes: USNM 170923 (1). Type catalog: Mead 1958:132 [ref. 20648]. •Synonym of Stegastes dorsopunicans (Poey 1868) -- (Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344]). •Synonym of Stegastes adustus (Troschel 1865) -- (Smith-Vaniz et al. 1999:287 [ref. 25013]). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes adustus (Troschel 1865). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

rubrocinctus, Amphiprion Richardson [J.] 1842:391 [Annals and Magazine of Natural History (New Series) v. 9 (no. 59) (art. 42); ref. 21247] Broome, Western Australia. Neotype: WAM P.4474-001. Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:28 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:31 [ref. 30117]. Originally as Amphiprion? rubrocinctus. Neotype designated by Allen 1972;95 [ref. 15845] as Richardson's description was based on a drawing and the specimen is lost. •Valid as Amphiprion rubrocinctus Richardson 1842 -- (Allen & Swainston 1988:104 [ref. 25477], Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:166 [ref. 23977], Larson & Williams 1997:363 [ref. 23967], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Allen et al. 2006:1446 [ref. 29090], Larson et al. 2013:170 [ref. 32988]). Current status: Valid as Amphiprion rubrocinctus Richardson 1842. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Australia. Habitat: marine.

rudis, Glyphidodon Poey [F.] 1860:191 [Memorias sobre la historia natural de la Isla de Cuba v. 2; ref. 3499] Cuba. Poey specimens: MCZ 14787 (2), ZMB 5936 (1). •Synonym of Microspathodon chrysurus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:245 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Microspathodon chrysurus (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

ruppelii, Amphiprion Castelnau [F. L.] 1873:91 [Proceedings of the Zoological and Acclimatisation Society of Victoria, Melbourne v. 2; ref. 758] Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia. Holotype (unique): MNHN A-0706. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:5 [ref. 20862]. Correct spelling is by Kullander 2016:96 [ref. 34436]. •Synonym of Amphiprion rubrocinctus Richarson 1842 -- (Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344], Larson & Williams 1997:363 [ref. 23967], Allen et al. 2006:1446 [ref. 29090], Larson et al. 2013:170 [ref. 32988]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion rubrocinctus Richardson 1842. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

sagmarius, Plectroglyphidodon Randall [J. E.] & Earle [J. L.] 1999:339, Figs. 5-6 [Cybium v. 23 (no. 4); ref. 24306] Northeast of Matahumu Point, Fatu Hiva, Marquesas Islands, depth 6 meters. Holotype: BPBM 11679. Paratypes: AMS I.39229-001 (2); BPBM 10349 (9), 10367 (2), 12403 (2), 12557 (6); CAS 204163 (1); MNHN 1998-1481 (2); NSMT-P 55947 (2); USNM 352407 (2). •Valid as Plectroglyphidodon sagmarius Randall & Earle 1999 -- (Randall & Earle 2000:16 [ref. 25806], Randall 2005:376 [ref. 28239], Randall 2007:311 [ref. 30952], Delrieu-Trottin et al. 2015:7 [ref. 33988]). Current status: Valid as Plectroglyphidodon sagmarius Randall & Earle 1999. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Marquesas Islands. Habitat: marine.

saksonoi, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] 1995:88, Fig. 4 [Revue française d'Aquariologie Herpétologie v. 21 (nos 3-4) (1994); ref. 21616] West side of Pulau Junnkung, Seribu Islands, Indonesia, about 5°34'S, 106°31'E, depth 12-15 meters. Holotype: NCIP 6134. Paratypes: WAM P.30810-002 (1). Type catalog: Moore et al. 2008:34 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Pomacentrus saksonoi Allen 1995 -- (Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Allen & Erdmann 2012:623 [ref. 31980]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus saksonoi Allen 1995. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Java Sea and Sulawesi (Indonesia). Habitat: marine.

sanctaehelenae, Chromis Edwards [A. J.] in Edwards & Glass 1987:645, Figs. 2-3 [Journal of Natural History v. 21 (no. 3); ref. 9166] Lemon Valley Bay, St. Helena Island, South Atlantic, depth 5-7 meters. Holotype: BMNH 1984.7.16.141. Paratypes: BMNH 1867.10.8.58-59 (2), 1868.3.11.13 (1), 1965.12.1.87 (1), 1969.3.10.7-8 (2), 1984.7.16.142-144 (3), 1984.7.16.145-148 (4), 1985.9.18.1 (1), 1985.9.18.2 (1); USNM 277976 (4); ZMUC P56.61 (1). •Valid as Chromis sanctaehelenae Edwards 1987 -- (Allen 1991:241 [ref. 19344], Edwards in Carpenter & De Angelis 2016:2725 [ref. 34618], Brown et al. 2019:164 [ref. 36444]). Current status: Valid as Chromis sanctaehelenae Edwards 1987. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southern central Atlantic: Saint Helena endemic. Habitat: marine.

sanctaehelenae, Pomacentrus Sauvage [H.-E.] 1879:207 [Bulletin de la Société philomathique de Paris (7th Série) v. 3; ref. 13259] Lemon Valley Bay, Saint Helena Island, South Atlantic, depth 5-7 meters [original locality was St. Helena]. Neotype: MNHN 1986-0450. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:36 [ref. 20862] as no type at MNHN. Neotype designated by Edwards & Glass 1987:653 [ref. 9166]. Originally as sanctae-helenae, correction mandatory. •Synonym of Pomacentrus leucostictus Müller & Troschel 1848 -- (Lloris & Rucabado 1990:849 [ref. 15959]). •Valid as Stegastes sanctaehelenae (Sauvage 1879) -- (Edwards & Glass 1987:650 [ref. 9166], Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344], Edwards in Carpenter & De Angelis 2016:2731 [ref. 34618], Brown et al. 2019:164 [ref. 36444]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes sanctaehelenae (Sauvage 1879). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southern central Atlantic: Saint Helena endemic. Habitat: marine.

sanctipauli, Stegastes Lubbock [R.] & Edwards [A. J.] 1981:144, Fig. 3 [Journal of Fish Biology v. 18 (no. 2); ref. 8578] North side of Belmonte Islet, St. Paul's Rocks, 0°56'N, 29°22'W, Atlantic, depth 5-10 meters. Holotype: MZUSP 14604. Paratypes: BMNH 1980.1.22.3-4 (2), 1980.1.22.5-6 (1, 1); MHNG 2014.25-30 (6); MZUSP 14605-09 (5); SMF 15679 (6). •Valid as Stegastes sanctipauli Lubbock & Edwards 1981 -- (Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344], Gasparini et al. 1999:7 [ref. 24182], Feitoza et al. 2003:69 [ref. 26943], Moura & Menezes in Menezes et al. 2003:91 [ref. 27192], Vaske et al. 2005:78 [ref. 36155], Edwards in Carpenter & De Angelis 2016:2732 [ref. 34618]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes sanctipauli Lubbock & Edwards 1981. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Central Atlantic: St. Paul's Rocks (Saint Peter and Saint Paul Archipelago). Habitat: marine.

sandaracinos, Amphiprion Allen [G. R.] 1972:81, Figs. 29-30 [The Anemonefishes; ref. 15845] Pagbilao Island, Luzon Island, Philippines. Holotype: USNM 147130. Paratypes: BPBM 6804 (1), 10617 (3); USNM 160663-64 (2, 2). •Valid as Amphiprion sandaracinos Allen 1972 -- (Ida in Masuda et al. 1984: [ref. 6441] as sandracinos, Allen & Swainston 1988:104 [ref. 25477], Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:166 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:266 [ref. 25488], Myers 1999:176 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:919 [ref. 25182], Allen 2000:108 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3352 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:919 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:131 [ref. 27510], Allen et al. 2006:1446 [ref. 29090], Allen et al. 2010:136 [ref. 30899], Allen & Erdmann 2012:574 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:114 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:208 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Amphiprion sandaracinos Allen 1972. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Christmas Island and Indonesia east to Solomon Islands, north to Ryukyu Islands, south to northwestern Australia and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

sapphirus, Abudefduf Jordan [D. S.] & Richardson [R. E.] 1908:264, Fig. 10 [Bulletin of the Bureau of Fisheries v. 27(Doc. 640) (for 1907); ref. 2492] Ticao Island, Philippines. Holotype: CAS-SU 20207. Paratypes: CAS-SU 20212 (2), USNM 61682 (3). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:82 [ref. 12291]. •Synonym of Chrysiptera cyanea (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Shen et al. 1986:68 [ref. 13818], Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera cyanea (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

sargoides, Chaetodon Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1802:453, 471, Pl. 10 (fig. 3) [Histoire naturelle des poissons (Lacepède) v. 4; ref. 4929] Martinique Island, West Indies. No types known. Type catalog: Bauchot 1963:133 [ref. 20718]. •Synonym of Abudefduf saxatilis (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Lloris & Rucabado 1990:843 [ref. 15959], Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Abudefduf saxatilis (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

saxatilis, Chaetodon Linnaeus [C.] 1758:276 [Systema Naturae, Ed. X v. 1; ref. 2787] India and other localities. Syntypes: BMNH 1853.11.12.105 [Gronovius coll.] (1, skin), NRM 60 (1), ZMUU Linn. coll. 49 (1). Type catalog: Lönnberg 1896:22 [ref. 23530], Wheeler 1958:227-228 [ref. 13434], Fernholm & Wheeler 1983:255-256 [ref. 20707], Wheeler 1991:176, Fig. 15 [ref. 20102]. •Valid as Abudefduf saxatilis (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Robins & Ray 1986:196 [ref. 23100], Edwards & Glass 1987:644 [ref. 9166], Pequeño 1989:62 [ref. 14125] as sexatilis, Scott & Scott 1988:395 [ref. 25518], McAllister 1990:154 [ref. 14674], Lloris & Rucabado 1990:843 [ref. 15959], Randall et al. 1990:249 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344], Boschung 1992:150 [ref. 23239], Cervigón 1992:384 [ref. 23827], Cervigón 1993:348 [ref. 24474], Randall 1995:259 [ref. 22896], Aguilera 1998:51 [ref. 24221], Randall & Earle 1999:339 [ref. 24306], Smith-Vaniz et al. 1999:283 [ref. 25013], Afonso et al. 1999:76 [ref. 25466], Thomson et al. 2000:162 [ref. 25640], Schmitter-Soto et al. 2000:163 [ref. 27754], Gasparini & Floeter 2001:1645 [ref. 25634], Rocha & Rosa 2001:991 [ref. 25909], Collette et al. 2003:113 [ref. 26784], Feitoza et al. 2003:69 [ref. 26943], Carter & Kaufman 2003:1697 [ref. 27102], Moura & Menezes in Menezes et al. 2003:91 [ref. 27192], Smith et al. 2003:40 [ref. 27621], Nelson et al. 2004:154 [ref. 27807], Randall 2005:347 [ref. 28239], McEachran & Fechhelm 2005:490 [ref. 28815], Vaske et al. 2005:78 [ref. 36155], Wirtz et al. 2007:36 [ref. 30263], Randall 2007:310 [ref. 30952], Page et al. 2013:158 [ref. 32708], Smith-Vaniz & Jelks 2014:60 [ref. 33341], Wirtz et al. 2014:8 [ref. 33516], Pinheiro et al. 2015:22 [ref. 34324], Triay-Portella et al. 2015:168 [ref. 36561], Edwards in Carpenter & De Angelis 2016:2718 [ref. 34618], Robertson et al. 2016:146 [ref. 3496], Nión et al. 2016:50 [ref. 35565], Spier et al. 2018:15 [ref. 36103], Wibowo et al. 2018:[2] [ref. 35945], Almeida & Alves 2019:271 [ref. 37097], Brown et al. 2019:164 [ref. 36444], Ribeiro et al. 2019:6 [ref. 36717]). Current status: Valid as Abudefduf saxatilis (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Atlantic. Habitat: marine.

schlegelii, Glyphisodon Bleeker [P.] 1853:138 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 4 (no. 1); ref. 16899] Ternate, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): RMNH 6490 (1 of 3). Bleeker specimens: BMNH 1862.2.28.27 (1). •Synonym of Amblyglyphidodon ternatensis (Bleeker 1853) -- (Allen 1991:235 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Amblyglyphidodon ternatensis (Bleeker 1853). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

scintillans, Pomacentrus Smith [J. L. B.] 1955:895, Pl. 20 (fig. A) [Annals and Magazine of Natural History (Series 12) v. 8 (no. 96) (art. 103); ref. 12487] Zanzibar, Tanzania, western Indian Ocean. Holotype: SAIAB [formerly RUSI] 294. Paratypes: (numerous) SAIAB [formerly RUSI] (not researched). •Synonym of Pomacentrus sulfureus Klunzinger 1871 -- (Allen 1991:251 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus sulfureus Klunzinger 1871. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

scolopseus, Pomacentrus Quoy [J. R. C.] & Gaimard [J. P.] 1825:398 [Voyage autour du monde; ref. 3574] Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean. Holotype (unique): not found. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:36 [ref. 20862]. Unjustifiably emended to Pomacentrus scolopsis by Günther 1862. Neotype designation by Fricke 1999:390 [ref. 24106] is invalid; see Fricke 2000:639 [ref. 24537]. •Synonym of Stegastes nigricans (Lacepède 1802) -- (Allen & Emery 1985:22 [ref. 5236], Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344], Fricke 1999:388 [ref. 24106]). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes nigricans (Lacepède 1802). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

scolopsis, Pomacentrus Günther [A.] 1862:28 [Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum v. 4; ref. 1969] Unjustified emendation of Pomacentrus scolopseus Quoy & Gaimard 1825. •In the synonymy of Stegastes nigricans (Lacepède 1802) -- (Allen & Emery 1985:22 [ref. 5236], Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344], Fricke 1999:388 [ref. 24106]). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes nigricans (Lacepède 1802). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

scotochilopterus, Chromis Fowler [H. W.] 1918:61, Fig. 24 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 70; ref. 1396] Philippines. Holotype: ANSP 47539. Paratypes: ANSP 47540 (1). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:147 [ref. 13621]. Misspelled in Zoological Record for 1918 as xotochilopterus. •Valid as Chromis scotochiloptera Fowler 1918 -- (Allen 1991:241 [ref. 19344] as scotochilopterus, Allen 1997:168 [ref. 23977] as scotochilopterus, Myers 1999:178 [ref. 23965], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830] as scotochilopterus, Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:132 [ref. 27510], Allen & Erdmann 2012:585 [ref. 31980], Arango et al. 2019:13 [ref. 36621]). Current status: Valid as Chromis scotochiloptera Fowler 1918. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Indonesia, Malaysia and Philippines. Habitat: marine.

scotti, Chromis Emery [A. R.] 1968:49, Figs. 1, 3b, 4(c-d) [Copeia 1968 (no. 1); ref. 7888] 3 miles south of Alligator Light, Monroe County, Florida Keys, Florida, U.S.A., depth 16 meters. Holotype: USNM 201346. Paratypes: ANSP 108411 (2); ROM 15042 (1); UF 13968 (1), 205453 [ex UMML 5453] (1); USNM 201347 (1); plus non-type material. Type catalog: Gilbert 1974:114 [ref. 21035], Böhlke 1984:147 [ref. 13621]. •Valid as Chromis scotti Every 1968 -- (Smith-Vaniz & Emery 1980:211 [ref. 22802], Robins & Ray 1986:198 [ref. 23100], Allen 1991:241 [ref. 19344], Boschung 1992:151 [ref. 23239], Cervigón 1992:385 [ref. 23827], Smith-Vaniz et al. 1999:286 [ref. 25013], Schmitter-Soto et al. 2000:163 [ref. 27754], Rocha & Rosa 2001:991 [ref. 25909], Carter & Kaufman 2003:1696 [ref. 27102], Moura & Menezes in Menezes et al. 2003:91 [ref. 27192], Nelson et al. 2004:154 [ref. 27807], Dennis et al. 2004:78 [ref. 31601], McEachran & Fechhelm 2005:496 [ref. 28815], Page et al. 2013:159 [ref. 32708], Smith-Vaniz & Jelks 2014:61 [ref. 33341], Robertson et al. 2016:146 [ref. 34961]). Current status: Valid as Chromis scotti Emery 1968. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Atlantic. Habitat: marine.

sculptus, Glyphisodon Peters [W. (C. H.)] 1855:456 [Bericht über die zur Bekanntmachung geeigneten Verhandlungen der Königlichen Preussischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1855; ref. 3449] Mozambique, 15°S. Syntypes: ZMB 2738 (1). Also described as new in Peters 1855:266 [ref. 13448]. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

sebae, Amphiprion Bleeker [P.] 1853:478 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 4 (no. 3); ref. 336] Jakarta, Java, Indonesia. Syntypes: (9, not found). Bleeker specimens: AMS B.8268 [from Day] (1) Malay, NMV 45937 (1). •Valid as Amphiprion sebae Bleeker 1853 -- (Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344], Randall 1995:260 [ref. 22896], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Allen & Erdmann 2012:575 [ref. 31980]). Current status: Valid as Amphiprion sebae Bleeker 1853. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Northern Indian Ocean; western Pacific: northern Indian Ocean: Arabian Peninsula to Andaman Sea and western Indonesia. Habitat: marine.

semicinctus, Premnas Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:409, Pl. 133 (fig. 1) [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] No locality. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-9807 (1). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:29 [ref. 20862], Bauchot & Daget 1996:242 [ref. 22899]. •Synonym of Premnas biaculeatus (Bloch 1790) -- (Allen 1991:252 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Premnas biaculeatus (Bloch 1790). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

semifasciatus, Pomacentrus Günther [A.] 1881:226, Pl. 125 (fig. F) [Journal des Museum Godeffroy v. 4 (no. 15); ref. 14286] Boston Island, Marshall Islands. Holotype (unique): BMNH 1873.4.3.97. •Synonym of Parma microlepis Günther 1862 -- (Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Parma microlepis Günther 1862. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

septemfasciatus, Glyphisodon Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:463 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-8372 (2). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:14 [ref. 20862]. •Mention -- (Dor 1984:180 [ref. 29757]). •Valid as Abudefduf septemfasciatus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:196 [ref. 6441], Allen 1986:672 [ref. 5631], Allen & Swainston 1988:102 [ref. 25477], Winterbottom et al. 1989:44 [ref. 13251], Randall et al. 1990:248 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344], Krishnan & Mishra 1993:229 [ref. 24016] as semifasciatus, Krishnan & Mishra 1994:292 [ref. 24014], Goren & Dor 1994:49 [ref. 25356], Allen 1997:160 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:248 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:180 [ref. 23965], Fricke 1999:364 [ref. 24106], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:935 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:316 [ref. 25191], Allen 2000:107 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:935 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:44 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Myers & Donaldson 2003:632 [ref. 27495], Lobel & Lobel 2004:73 [ref. 27576], Randall et al. 2004:19 [ref. 27624], Adrim et al. 2004:122 [ref. 27715], Heemstra et al. 2004:3324 [ref. 27945], Heemstra & Heemstra 2004:329 [ref. 28072], Randall 2005:347 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1441 [ref. 29090], Fricke et al. 2009:77 [ref. 30213], Randall 2007:310 [ref. 30952], Motomura et al. 2010:145 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:563 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2013:263 [ref. 32706], Fricke et al. 2014:111 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2018:260 [ref. 35805], Arndt & Fricke 2019:25 [ref. 36883], Fricke et al. 2019:204 [ref. 36673], Zajonz et al. 2019:86 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Abudefduf septemfasciatus (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: East Africa, Socotra, Seychelles, Madagascar and Mascarenes east to Line Islands and Gambier Islands, north to southern Japan, south to Western Australia, New South Wales (Australia), New Caledonia and Tonga. Habitat: marine.

sexfasciatus, Labrus Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1801:430, 477, Pl. 19 (fig. 2) [Histoire naturelle des poissons (Lacepède) v. 3; ref. 2710] Grand golfe de l'lnde [Indian Ocean]. Syntypes: MNHN A-0121 (2, poor condition), ?MNHN 0000-5136 (1) Malabar. Type catalog: Bauchot 1963:100 [ref. 19171], Bauchot et al. 1978:20 [ref. 20862]. Based on description and illustration in manuscript by Commerson [Philibert Commerson, 1727-1773, French explorer and naturalist]. •Valid as Abudefduf sexfasciatus (Lacepède 1801) -- (Allen et al. 1978 [ref. 20542], Dor 1984:179 [ref. 29757], Allen 1986:672 [ref. 5631], Allen & Swainston 1988:102 [ref. 25477], Randall et al. 1990:248 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:235 [ref. 23929], Francis 1993:163 [ref. 25479], Goren & Dor 1994:49 [ref. 25356], Randall 1995:258 [ref. 22896], Mohsin & Ambak 1996:465 [ref. 27969], Allen 1997:160 [ref. 23977], Larson & Williams 1997:363 [ref. 23967], Kuiter 1997:252 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:248 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:180 [ref. 23965], Fricke 1999:365 [ref. 24106], Johnson 1999:740 [ref. 25471], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:934 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:316 [ref. 25191], Allen 2000:107 [ref. 25868], Sadovy & Cornish 2000:189 [ref. 25480], Matsuura & Peristiwady in Matsuura & Peristiwady 2000:271 [ref. 27511] dated 1802, Sakai et al. 2001:102 [ref. 25693], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132] dated 1802, Nakabo 2002:934 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:44 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Myers & Donaldson 2003:632 [ref. 27495] dated 1802, Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:127 [ref. 27510], Randall et al. 2004:19 [ref. 27624], Adrim et al. 2004:122 [ref. 27715], Heemstra et al. 2004:3324 [ref. 27945], Randall 2005:348 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1441 [ref. 29090], Fricke et al. 2009:77 [ref. 30213], Motomura et al. 2010:145 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:564 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2013:263 [ref. 32706], Larson et al. 2013:169 [ref. 32988], Fricke et al. 2014:112 [ref. 33932], Koeda et al. 2016:65 [ref. 35333], Koeda et al. 2016:9 [ref. 35354], Fricke et al. 2018:260 [ref. 35805], Golani & Fricke 2018:112 [ref. 36273], Yusuf in Kimura et al. 2018:215 [ref. 36460], Arndt & Fricke 2019:26 [ref. 36883], Eagderi et al. 2019:95 [ref. 37020], Fricke et al. 2019:204 [ref. 36673], Hoschke et al. 2019:157 [ref. 36626], Zajonz et al. 2019:86 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Abudefduf sexfasciatus (Lacepède 1801). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, Indo-West Pacific: East Africa, Persian Gulf, Socotra, Seychelles, Comoros, Madagascar and Mascarenes east to Marquesas and Gambier islands, north to southern Japan, south to Rottnest Island (Western Australia), Merimbula (New South Wales, Australia), Lord Howe Island, Tonga and Rapa. Habitat: marine.

sheila, Chrysiptera Randall [J. E.] 1994:43, Figs. 5-8 [Revue française d'Aquariologie Herpétologie v. 21 (nos 1-2); ref. 21604] South coast, Rahah Bay, Oman, 16°57'N, 54°49'12"E, Arabian Sea, depth 0-2 meters. Holotype: BPBM 36374. Paratypes: BMNH 1994.7.22.3 (1); BPBM 36072 (6), 36096 (8), 36375 (3); HUJ 17700 (1); USNM 329753 (1); WAM P.30797-001 (2). Type catalog: Golani 2006:29 [ref. 28840], Moore et al. 2008:32 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Chrysiptera sheila Randall 1994 -- (Randall 1995:262 [ref. 22896], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Zajonz et al. 2019:86 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera sheila Randall 1994. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Northwestern Indian Ocean: Socotra, Oman. Habitat: marine.

silolona, Amblyglyphidodon Allen [G. R.], Erdmann [M. V.] & Drew [J. A.] in Allen & Erdmann 2012:1130 [Reef fishes of the East Indies.; ref. 31980] North Button Island, 12°18.560'N, 93°04.070'E, Andaman Islands, depth 6 meters. Holotype: WAM P.33253-006. Paratypes: WAM P.33230092 (7). •Valid as Amblyglyphidodon silolona Allen, Erdmann & Drew 2012 -- (Allen & Erdmann 2012:568 [ref. 31980]). Current status: Valid as Amblyglyphidodon silolona Allen, Erdmann & Drew 2012. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Northeastern Indian Ocean: Andaman Islands. Habitat: marine.

similis, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] 1991:157, 232, Fig. [Damselfishes of the world; ref. 19344] Trincomalee, Sri Lanka, about 8°30'N, 81°06'E, depth 3 meters. Holotype: WAM P.26511-001 [not 16511 as published]. Paratypes: PMBC 5170 (2 or 1), WAM P.26504-003 (1). Type catalog: Nateewanthana 1990:71 [ref. 20165] prior to the original description, Hutchins & Smith 1991:31 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:34 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Pomacentrus similis Allen 1991 -- (Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Shibukawa 2009:215 [ref. 30449], Allen & Erdmann 2012:623 [ref. 31980], Liu et al.2013:8 [ref. 32931], Bourjon et al. 2019:60 [ref. 36582]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus similis Allen 1991. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Sri Lanka, Andaman Sea and Indonesia. Habitat: marine.

simsiang, Pomacentrus Bleeker [P.] 1856:90 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 11 (no. 1); ref. 16856] Jakarta, Java, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): RMNH 27437 [ex RMNH 64668] (1 of 5). •Valid as Pomacentrus simsiang Bleeker 1856 -- (Allen 1991:251 [ref. 19344], Myers 1999:186 [ref. 23965], Allen 2000:111 [ref. 25868], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:142 [ref. 27510], Allen & Erdmann 2012:623 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:124 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:221 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus simsiang Bleeker 1856. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Indonesia east to Micronesia and New Ireland (Papua New Guinea), north to Philiopines. Habitat: marine.

simulans, Chromis Smith [J. L. B.] 1960:326, Fig. 4 [Ichthyological Bulletin, Department of Ichthyology, Rhodes University No. 19; ref. 11949] Mozambique, western Indian Ocean. Holotype: SAIAB [formerly RUSI] 60. Paratypes: not researched. •Synonym of Chromis weberi Fowler & Bean 1928 -- (Allen 1986:675 [ref. 5631], Allen 1991:241 [ref. 19344]). •Valid as Chromis simulans Smith 1960 -- (Winterbottom et al. 1989:46 [ref. 13251]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis weberi Fowler & Bean 1928. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

simunad, Pimeleptere Montrouzier [X.] 1857:477 [199] [Annales de la Société d'Agriculture, Histoire Naturelle et Arts Utiles de Lyon (sér. 2) v. 8 (1856); ref. 17789] On p. 199 of reprint. As Pimeleptère? simunad. Not available, manuscript name mentioned in passing under species allocated by Thiollière to Dascyllus aruanus; from Woodlark I., South Pacific. Pomacentridae.

sinclairi, Chrysiptera Allen [G. R.] 1987:107, Fig. 1 [Revue française d'Aquariologie Herpétologie v. 13 (no. 4) (1986); ref. 5995] Hayne harbor Lagoon, Los Negros Island, Manus Island, 2°03'S, 147°26'E, depth 7-9 meters. Holotype: WAM P.27827-056. Paratypes: BMNH 1986.5.7.1-4 (4); BPBM 30926 (4); KFRS (28); MNHN 1986-0401 (4); USNM 278055 (3); WAM P.27825-042 (5), P.27827-010 (14), P.27828-002 (5). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:29 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:32 [ref. 30117]. Specimens not found in KFRS (Pogonoski, Appleyard & White, pers. comm. 9/18/2016). •Valid as Chrysiptera sinclairi Allen 1987 -- (Allen 1991:243 [ref. 19344], Allen 1999:100 [ref. 23870], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Allen & Bailey 2002:42 [ref. 26525], Allen & Erdmann 2008:177 [ref. 29484], Allen et al. 2010:69 [ref. 30801], Allen 2000:109 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:937 [ref. 26193], Allen & Bailey 2002:42 [ref. 26525], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Randall 2005:365 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1454 [ref. 29090], Motomura et al. 2010:152 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:595 [ref. 31980], Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797], Allen et al. 2015:77 [ref. 34110], Allen et al. 2017:10 [ref. 35595], Allen et al. 2018:83 [ref. 36316], Fricke et al. 2019:214 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera sinclairi Allen 1987. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: northern and eastern Bismarck Sea, eastern Papua New Guinea. Habitat: marine.

sindensis, Glyphidodon Day [F.] 1873:cclxiii [Sea-fishes of India and Burma.; ref. 17372] Karachi, Pakistan. Syntypes and/or Day specimens: AMS I.144 (1, syntype) Sind; BMNH 1889.2.1.3944-3948 (5); MZUF 4000 (1); NMW 70271 (1); ZSI F1619 (1), 1620-21 (2). Type catalog: Whitehead & Talwar 1976:160 [ref. 23762]. •Valid as Neopomacentrus sindensis (Day 1873) -- (Allen 1991:247 [ref. 19344], Randall 1995:264 [ref. 22896], Carpenter et al. 1997:197 [ref. 23922], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Psomadakis et al. 2015:298 [ref. 34104], Jawad et al. 2018:119 [ref. 36262], Eagderi et al. 2019:96 [ref. 37020], Zajonz et al. 2019:87 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Neopomacentrus sindensis (Day 1873). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Northwestern Indian Ocean: Gulf of Aden, Gulf of Oman and Persian Gulf east to Pakistan. Habitat: marine.

sindonis, Glyphisodon Jordan [D. S.] & Evermann [B. W.] 1903:188 [Bulletin of the U. S. Fish Commission v. 22 (1902); ref. 2450] Honolulu, Oahu Island, Hawaiian Islands. Holotype: USNM 50669. Paratypes: CAS-SU 7610 (2), USNM 126524 [ex USBF 1070, USFC 2727] (1). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:83 [ref. 12291]. •Valid as Plectroglyphidodon sindonis (Jordan & Evermann 1903) -- (Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344], Mundy 2005:430 [ref. 28379], Randall 2007:312 [ref. 30952]). Current status: Valid as Plectroglyphidodon sindonis (Jordan & Evermann 1903). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Hawaiian Islands. Habitat: marine.

sinensis, Glyphidodon Bleeker [P.] 1872:149 [Nederlandsch Tijdschrift voor de Dierkunde v. 4; ref. 431] China. No types known. Based on a painting. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

smaragdinus, Glyphisodon Brevoort [J. C.] 1856:264 [12], Pl. 6 (fig. 3) [Notes on some figures of Japanese fish taken from recent specimens by the artists of the U. S. Japan Expedition. Pp. 253-288, Pls. 3-12 (color) In: M. C. Perry, Narrative of the Expedition of an American Squadron to the China Seas and Japan.; ref. 17284] Ryukyu Islands, Japan. No types known. On p. 12 of separate. Based on a drawing. •Synonym of Amblyglyphidodon curacao (Bloch 1787) -- (Allen 1991:235 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Amblyglyphidodon curacao (Bloch 1787). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

smithi, Pomacentrus Fowler [H. W.] & Bean [B. A.] 1928:75, Pl. 7 [Bulletin of the United States National Museum No. 100, v. 7; ref. 1475] Biri Channel, Balicuatro Island, Philippines. Holotype: USNM 89958. Paratypes and/or additional material: (79) ANSP 80431-32 (2, 3); USNM 97968-86 (1, 1, 1, 3, 6, 1, 2, 3, 1, 1, 13, 12, 1, 1, 4, 2, 1, 2, 1). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:147 [ref. 13621]. •Valid as Pomacentrus smithi Fowler & Bean 1928 -- (Allen 1991:251 [ref. 19344], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:326 [ref. 25191], Allen 2000:111 [ref. 25868], Allen 2000:110 [ref. 25868], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Allen 2004:6 [ref. 27383], Randall 2005:377 [ref. 28239], Allen & Erdmann 2012:624 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2019:221 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus smithi Fowler & Bean 1928. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Indonesia east to Philippines and New Ireland (Papuas New Guinea). Habitat: marine.

snyderi, Amphiprion Ishikawa [C.] 1904:11, Pl. 5 [Proceedings of the Department of Natural History, Tokyo Imperial Museum v. 1; ref. 9847] Ogasawarajima, Bonin Islands, Japan. Holotype (unique): whereabouts unknown. •Synonym of Amphiprion clarkii (Bennett 1830) -- (Allen 1991:236 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion clarkii (Bennett 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

sonnerat, Holocentrus Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1802:344, 389 [Histoire naturelle des poissons (Lacepède) v. 4; ref. 4929] Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean. Holotype (unique): MNHN (not found). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:35 [ref. 20862]. •Synonym of Premnas biaculeatus (Bloch 1790) -- (Allen 1991:252 [ref. 19344], Fricke 1999:363 [ref. 24106]). Current status: Synonym of Premnas biaculeatus (Bloch 1790). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

sordidus, Chaetodon Forsskål [P. S.] 1775:62, xiii [Descriptiones animalium (Forsskål); ref. 1351] Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, Red Sea. Holotype (unique): ZMUC P56264 (dry skin, poor condition). Type catalog: Nielsen 1974:69 [ref. 9588]. Holotype figured in Klausewitz & Nielsen 1965:Pl. 34 [ref. 20847]. •Valid as Abudefduf sordidus (Forsskål 1775) -- (Dor 1984:179 [ref. 29757], Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:196 [ref. 6441], Allen 1986:672 [ref. 5631], Allen & Swainston 1988:102 [ref. 25477], Winterbottom et al. 1989:44 [ref. 13251], Randall et al. 1990:249 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:235 [ref. 23929], Francis 1993:163 [ref. 25479], Goren & Dor 1994:49 [ref. 25356], Randall 1995:258 [ref. 22896], Lee & Kim 1996:32 [ref. 25726], Allen 1997:160 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:252 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:249 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:180 [ref. 23965], Fricke 1999:366 [ref. 24106], Johnson 1999:740 [ref. 25471], Randall 1999:19 [ref. 25829], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:934 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:316 [ref. 25191], Sadovy & Cornish 2000:189 [ref. 25480], Randall & Earle 2000:16 [ref. 25806], Allen 2000:107 [ref. 25868], Sakai et al. 2001:102 [ref. 25693], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:934 [ref. 26193], Youn 2002:363, 631 [ref. 26218], Allen & Adrim 2003:44 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Myers & Donaldson 2003:632 [ref. 27495], Lobel & Lobel 2004:73 [ref. 27576], Randall et al. 2004:19 [ref. 27624], Adrim et al. 2004:122 [ref. 27715], Heemstra et al. 2004:3324 [ref. 27945], Heemstra & Heemstra 2004:328 [ref. 28072], Randall 2005:348 [ref. 28239], Mundy 2005:424 [ref. 28379], Allen et al. 2006:1441 [ref. 29090], Wirtz et al. 2007:36 [ref. 30263], Randall 2007:310 [ref. 30952], Fricke et al. 2009:77 [ref. 30213], Shibukawa 2009:201 [ref. 30449], Motomura et al. 2010:146 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:564 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2013:263 [ref. 32706], Larson et al. 2013:169 [ref. 32988], Kottelat 2013:376 [ref. 32989], Delrieu-Trottin et al. 2015:7 [ref. 33988], Psomadakis et al. 2015:298 [ref. 34104], Stewart et al. 2015:1409 [ref. 34288], Motomura et al. 2015:26 [ref. 34709], Koeda et al. 2016:65 [ref. 35333], Koeda et al. 2016:9 [ref. 35354], Fricke et al. 2018:260 [ref. 35805], Golani & Fricke 2018:112 [ref. 36273], Arndt & Fricke 2019:26 [ref. 36883], Hoschke et al. 2019:157 [ref. 36626], Zajonz et al. 2019:86 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Abudefduf sordidus (Forsskål 1775). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, Indo-West Pacific: East Africa, Socotra, Seychelles, Comoros, Madagascar and Mascarenes east to Hawaiian Islands, Wake Atoll and Pitcairn Group, north to southern Japan, south to Rottnest Island (Western Australia), Montague Island (New South Wales, Australia), Lord Howe Island, Tonga and Rapa. Habitat: marine.

sororius, Neopomacentrus Randall [J. E.] & Allen [G. R.] 2005:77, Figs. 5-7 [aqua, Journal of Ichthyology and Aquatic Biology v. 10 (no. 2); ref. 28408] Lively Rocks, Trincomalee, Sri Lanka, depth 8 meters. Holotype: BPBM 18080. Paratypes: BPBM 17113 (1), 27715 (1), 28050 (1), 37801 (1); BMNH 2005.5.59 [sic] (1); USNM 301414 (11), 301447 (6), 301443 (31), 363814 (2), 363820 (151), 382249 (1); WAM P.26504-005 (1), P.26507-013 (1), P.26509-003 (2), P.26551-002 (1), P.26515-002 (1). Type catalog: Moore et al. 2008:32 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Neopomacentrus sororius Randall & Allen 2005 -- (Shibukawa 2009:210 [ref. 30449], Allen & Erdmann 2012:607 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2018:269 [ref. 35805]). Current status: Valid as Neopomacentrus sororius Randall & Allen 2005. Pomacentridae. Distribution: East Africa, Comoros and Madagascar east to Sumatra (Indonesia). Habitat: marine.

sparoides, Glyphisodon Quoy [J. R. C.] & Gaimard [J. P.] 1825:394 [Voyage autour du monde; ref. 3574] Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-8332 (1). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:14 [ref. 20862] as paratype. •Valid as Abudefduf sparoides (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Allen 1986:672 [ref. 5631], Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344], Fricke 1999:366 [ref. 24106], Heemstra et al. 2004:3324 [ref. 27945], Heemstra & Heemstra 2004:224 [ref. 28072], Heemstra & Heemstra 2004:329 [ref. 28072], Fricke et al. 2009:77 [ref. 30213], Fricke et al. 2013:263 [ref. 32706], Fricke et al. 2018:261 [ref. 35805], Arndt & Fricke 2019:26 [ref. 36883]). Current status: Valid as Abudefduf sparoides (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Indian Ocean: East Africa and South Africa to Aldabra, Comoros, Madagascar and Mascarenes. Habitat: marine.

spilotoceps, Pomacentrus Randall [J. E.] 2002:174, Figs. 4-5 [aqua, Journal of Ichthyology and Aquatic Biology v. 5 (no. 4); ref. 26194] Hakaumama'o Reef, Tongatapu, Tonga, depth 3 meters. Holotype: BPBM 37983. Paratypes: MNHN 2002-093 (1), USNM 367495 (1), WAM P.31906.001 (1). Type catalog: Moore et al. 2008:34 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Pomacentrus spilotoceps Randall 2002 -- (Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Randall et al. 2004:21 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:382 [ref. 28239], Fricke & Kulbicki 2006:341 [ref. 28867]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus spilotoceps Randall 2002. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific. Habitat: marine.

springeri, Glyphidodontops Allen [G. R.] & Lubbock [R.] 1976:347, Fig. 1 [Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington v. 88 (no. 31); ref. 7328] Off eastern shore of Piru Bay, Tandjung Liang, Ceram, Molucca Islands, Indonesia, depth 8 meters. Holotype: USNM 213577. Paratypes: BMNH 1974.8.22.1-9 (9); BPBM 18618 (3); USNM 209562 (45), 209838 (5); WAM P.25127-001 (3). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:29 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:32 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Chrysiptera springeri (Allen & Lubbock 1976) -- (Allen 1991:243 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:162 [ref. 23977], Allen 1999:100 [ref. 23870], Allen 2000:109 [ref. 25868], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Allen & Bailey 2002:42 [ref. 26525], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Allen & Erdmann 2008:177 [ref. 29484], Allen et al. 2010:69 [ref. 30801], Allen & Erdmann 2012:595 [ref. 31980], Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797], Zajonz et al. 2019:105 [ref. 36871] as cf. springeri). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera springeri (Allen & Lubbock 1976). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Malaysia, Philippines and Indonesia. Habitat: marine.

squamipinnis, Parma Günther [A.] 1862:58, 505 [Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum v. 4; ref. 1969] Australia. Syntypes: (3) BMNH 1848.10.25.41a (1, stuffed), 1855.9.19.288 (1). Third specimen added on p. 505. •Synonym of Parma microlepis Günther 1862 -- (Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344], Gomon et al. 1994:674 [ref. 22532], Allen et al. 2006:1461 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Synonym of Parma microlepis Günther 1862. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

starcki, Abudefduf Allen [G. R.] 1973:32, Fig. 1 [Australian Zoologist v. 18 (pt 1); ref. 95] Outer slope of Osprey Reef, Coral Sea, 13°58'S, 146°41'E, depth 37 meters. Holotype: AMS I.16477-001. Paratypes: AMS I.16478-001 (1). •Valid as Chrysiptera starcki (Allen 1973) -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:199 [ref. 6441], Randall et al. 1990:265 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:243 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:240 [ref. 23929], Randall et al. 1997:265 [ref. 25919], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:937 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:321 [ref. 25191], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:937 [ref. 26193], Allen & Bailey 2002:42 [ref. 26525], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:365 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1454 [ref. 29090], Motomura et al. 2010:152 [ref. 31256], Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797], Fowler et al. 2017:[4] 2252 [ref. 36358]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera starcki (Allen 1973). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific. Habitat: marine.

stigma, Pomacentrus Fowler [H. W.] & Bean [B. A.] 1928:100, Pl. 10 [Bulletin of the United States National Museum No. 100, v. 7; ref. 1475] Romblon Harbor, Philippines. Holotype: USNM 89961 (1 of 2). Paratypes (incl. additional material): (32) ANSP 80161 (1); FMNH 62627 (1); USNM 89961 (1 of 2), 97939 (2), 97940-41 (1, 1), 97944-52 (1, 1, 1, 1, 5, 2, 4, 2, 1), 97954-56 (1, 1, 6), 97958-66 (1, 1, 1, 1, 1, 1, 3, 19, 1), 98826 (1). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:147 [ref. 13621], Ibarra & Stewart 1987:68 [ref. 12367]. •Valid as Pomacentrus stigma Fowler & Bean 1928 -- (Allen 1991:251 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:172 [ref. 23977], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Allen 2000:111 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:38 [ref. 25847] as cf. stigma, Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Allen & Erdmann 2012:624 [ref. 31980]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus stigma Fowler & Bean 1928. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Brunei, Malaysia, Indonesia and Philippines. Habitat: marine.

strasburgi, Dascyllus Klausewitz [W.] 1960:45, Fig. 1 [Bulletin of Aquatic Biology v. 2 (no. 15); ref. 11924] Haka Puuae Bay, Taipi Bay, Nuku Hiva, Marquesas Islands, Pacific. Holotype: USNM 190596. Paratypes: SMF 5111-12 (1, 1); Inst. Oceanogr. uncat. (5). •Valid as Dascyllus strasburgi Klausewitz 1960 -- (Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344], Randall 1995:263 [ref. 22896], Randall & Earle 2000:16 [ref. 25806], Randall & Randall 2001:66 [ref. 25280], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Randall 2005:370 [ref. 28239], Delrieu-Trottin et al. 2015:7 [ref. 33988]). Current status: Valid as Dascyllus strasburgi Klausewitz 1960. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Marquesas Islands. Habitat: marine.

struhsakeri, Chromis Randall [J. E.] & Swerdloff [S. N.] 1973:344, Figs. 10-12 [Pacific Science v. 27 (no. 4); ref. 7583] Off Haleiwa, Oahu Island, Hawaiian Islands, depth 125-160 meters. Holotype: BPBM 10564. Paratypes: BMNH 1972.12.5.3 (1); BPBM 13819 (1), 13919 (1), 13821 (1); CAS 15911 (1); USNM 208433 (2). •Valid as Chromis struhsakeri Randall & Swerdloff 1973 -- (Allen 1991:241 [ref. 19344], Mundy 2005:427 [ref. 28379], Allen & Erdmann 2009:133 [ref. 30466], Randall 2007:306 [ref. 30952], Tea et al. 2019:259 [ref. 36651]). Current status: Valid as Chromis struhsakeri Randall & Swerdloff 1973. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Hawaiian Islands. Habitat: marine.

subniger, Pomacentrus De Vis [C. W.] 1885:873 [Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales v. 9 (pt 4); ref. 1091] Cardwell, Queensland, Australia. Holotype: QM I.80. •Synonym of Stegastes nigricans (Lacepède 1802) -- (Allen & Emery 1985:22 [ref. 5236], Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344], Fricke & Kulbicki 2006:341 [ref. 28867], Allen et al. 2006:1470 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes nigricans (Lacepède 1802). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

sufflavus, Pomacentrus Whitley [G. P.] 1927:18, Pl. 1 (fig. 3) [Records of the Australian Museum v. 16 (no. 1); ref. 15829] Michaelmas Cay, Great Barrier Reef, off Cairns, Queensland, Australia. Holotype: AMS IA.2777. Paratypes: (11) AMS I.43609-001 [ex AMS IA.2777] (1), IA.388-IA.392 (1, 1, 1, 2), IA.925 (1), IA.2003 (1), IA.2633 (1). •Synonym of Pomacentrus moluccensis Bleeker 1853 -- (Allen 1991:250 [ref. 19344], Fricke & Kulbicki 2006:341 [ref. 28867], Allen et al. 2006:1466 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus moluccensis Bleeker 1853. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

sulfureus, Pomacentrus Klunzinger [C. B.] 1871:521 [Verhandlungen der K.-K. zoologisch-botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien v. 21; ref. 2622] Al-Qusair, Red Sea Governorate, Egypt, Red Sea. Lectotype: SMNS 1763. Paralectotypes: BMNH 1871.7.15.36 (1); SMNS 3526 (4); ZIN 2550 (1), 2556 (1); ZMB 7891 (1). Type catalog: Fricke 1992:16 [ref. 20296], Fricke 2005:55 [ref. 29864]. Lectotype selected by Fricke 1999:384 [ref. 24106]. •Valid as Pomacentrus sulfureus Klunzinger 1871 -- (Allen 1991:251 [ref. 19344], Goren & Dor 1994:50 [ref. 25356], Fricke 1999:384 [ref. 24106], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Fricke et al. 2018:274 [ref. 35805], Golani & Fricke 2018:116 [ref. 36273], Zajonz et al. 2019:87 [ref. 36871] as cf. sulfureus). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus sulfureus Klunzinger 1871. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, western Indian Ocean: East Africa, Seychelles, Comoros, Madagascar and Mauritius (Mascarenes) east to Chagos Archipelago. Habitat: marine.

suluensis, Pomacentrus Seale [A.] 1910:519 [The Philippine Journal of Science Section A v. 4 (no. 6) (for 1909); ref. 4000] Sitanki Island, Jolo Archipelago, Philippines. Holotype (unique): BSMP 4689 (apparently destroyed). •Synonym of Dischistodus melanotus (Bleeker 1858) -- (Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Dischistodus melanotus (Bleeker 1858). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

suvarovensis, Pomacentrus Stead [D. G.] 1907:4, Pl. 1 [Note on a small collection of fishes from Suwarow Island; ref. 15178] Anchorage Island, Suwarrow Islands, Cook Islands, southwestern Pacific. Syntypes: AMS IA.2460-64 (5). •Synonym of Pomacentrus pavo (Bloch 1787) -- (Allen 1991:250 [ref. 19344] as suvaroensis). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus pavo (Bloch 1787). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

tablasensis, Pomacentrus Montalban [H. R.] 1928:72, Pl. 14 (fig. 2) [Monographs, Bureau of Science of the Phillipines No. 24 (1927); ref. 15801] Tablas, Romblon Province, Philippines. Holotype (unique): BSMP (apparently destroyed). •Synonym of Pomacentrus stigma Fowler & Bean 1928 -- (Allen 1991:251 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus stigma Fowler & Bean 1928. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

taeniometopon, Pomacentrus Bleeker [P.] 1852:283 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 3 (no. 2); ref. 16825] Wahai, northern Ceram, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): ?RMNH 27434 [ex RMNH 6468] (1 of 7). •Valid as Pomacentrus taeniometopon Bleeker 1852 -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:196 [ref. 6441], Kawanabe & Mizuno 1989:543 [ref. 25598], Kottelat et al. 1993:123 [ref. 23448], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:947 [ref. 25182], Sakai et al. 2001:103 [ref. 25693], Jenkins & Allen 2002:382 [ref. 25999], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:947 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:142 [ref. 27510], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:142 [ref. 27510], Tan & Lim 2004:110 [ref. 27716], Allen & Erdmann 2012:624 [ref. 31980], Kottelat 2013:378 [ref. 32989], Koeda et al. 2016:12 [ref. 35354]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus taeniometopon Bleeker 1852. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Indonesia, Philippines, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Palau, north to Taiwan and Ryukyu Islands. Habitat: brackish, marine.

taeniops, Pomacentrus Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:423 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean; Bora Bora; Guam, Mariana Islands, western Pacific. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-1378 (1), 0000-8144 (1), 0000-8244 (1), 0000-8246 (1), 0000-8247 (1). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:26-27 [ref. 20862]. •Synonym of Stegastes nigricans (Lacepède 1802) (in part) -- (Allen & Emery 1985:23 [ref. 5236], Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344], Fricke 1999:388 [ref. 24106]). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes nigricans (Lacepède 1802). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

taenioruptus, Glyphidodon Cartier [O.] 1874:101 [Verhandlungen der Physikalisch-medizinischen Gesellschaft zu Würzburg, N. S. v. 5; ref. 17974] Bohol, Philippines. Holotype (unique): whereabouts unknown. •Synonym of Chrysiptera leucopoma (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344] as taeniouptus). •Synonym of Chrysiptera brownriggii (Bennett 1828) based on status of leucopoma. Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera brownriggii (Bennett 1828). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

taeniurus, Pomacentrus Bleeker [P.] 1856:51 [Acta Societatis Regiae Scientiarum Indo-Neêrlandicae v. 1; ref. 311] Ambon Island, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): whereabouts unknown. Bleeker specimens: BMNH 1862.2.28.110 (1). •Mention -- (Dor 1984:187 [ref. 29757]). •Valid as Pomacentrus taeniurus Bleeker 1856 -- (Goren & Dor 1994:51 [ref. 25356]). •Valid as Neopomacentrus taeniurus (Bleeker 1856) -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:195 [ref. 6441], Kawanabe & Mizuno 1989:543 [ref. 25598], Allen 1991:247 [ref. 19344], Allen 1991:143 [ref. 21090], Kottelat et al. 1993:123 [ref. 23448], Senou et al. 1994:4 [ref. 24348], Myers 1999:183 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:943 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:323 [ref. 25191], Sakai et al. 2001:102 [ref. 25693], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen et al. 2002:350 [ref. 25930], Jenkins & Allen 2002:382 [ref. 25999], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:943 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Allen et al. 2006:1460 [ref. 29090], Motomura et al. 2010:154 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:608 [ref. 31980], Kottelat 2013:378 [ref. 32989], Fricke et al. 2014:120 [ref. 33932], Allen et al. 2017:9 [ref. 35693], Fricke et al. 2018:270 [ref. 35805]). Current status: Valid as Neopomacentrus taeniurus (Bleeker 1856). Pomacentridae. Distribution: East Africa and Madagascar east to Vanuatu and New Caledonia, north to Ryukyu Islands. Habitat: freshwater, brackish, marine.

talboti, Glyphidodontops Allen [G. R.] 1975:93, Pl. 3 (fig. c) [Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales v. 99 (pt 2); ref. 15846] One Tree Island, Capricorn Group, Great Barrier Reef, Queensland, Australia, 23°30'S, 152°05'E. Holotype: AMS I.15684-004. Paratypes: AMS I.15486-038 (1), I.15637-009 (1), I.15647-001 (1), I.16479-001 (1), I.17464-001 (1), I.17472-001 (3) I.17473-001 (1), I.17475-001 (1), I.17479-002 (1); BMNH 1973.10.17.10-12 (3); BPBM 14564 (1); MNHN 1973-0060 (1); USNM 209745 (2), 210026 (2). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:8 [ref. 20862]. •Valid as Chrysiptera talboti (Allen 1975) -- (Randall et al. 1990:266 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:243 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:162 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:258 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:266 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:182 [ref. 23965], Allen 2000:109 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Allen & Bailey 2002:42 [ref. 26525], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:366 [ref. 28239], Fricke & Kulbicki 2006:340 [ref. 28867], Allen et al. 2006:1454 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2012:596 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:118 [ref. 33932], Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797], Fricke et al. 2019:215 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera talboti (Allen 1975). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Andaman Sea and Indonesia east to Palau and Tonga, north to Philippines, south to Queensland (Australia) and Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia). Habitat: marine.

tamaii, Abudefduf Aoyagi [H.] 1941:230, Fig. 33 [Biogeographica, Tokyo v. 4 (no. 1); ref. 12997] Miyako Island, Ryukyu Islands, Japan. Holotype (unique): not at YCM, apparently lost. Type information: Hayashi 1995:7 [ref. 22717]. •Synonym of Stegastes nigricans (Lacepède 1802) -- (Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes nigricans (Lacepède 1802). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

tapeinosoma, Pomacentrus Bleeker [P.] 1856:376 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 10; ref. 16853] Ternate, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Lectotype: RMNH 28801. Paralectotypes: (25) ?BMNH 1862.2.28.38 (1), ?NMV 46481-42 (2), RMNH 6456 (16). Lectotype selected by Emery 1983:1330 [ref. 5437]. •Valid as Lepidozygus tapeinosoma (Bleeker 1856) -- (Emery 1980:213 [ref. 6928], Emery 1983:1327 [ref. 5437], Kishimoto in Masuda et al. 1984:194 [ref. 6441], Allen 1986:678 [ref. 5631], Winterbottom et al. 1989:48 [ref. 13251], Randall et al. 1990:270 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:245 [ref. 19344], Randall et al. 1997:270 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:179 [ref. 23965], Nakabo 2000:918 [ref. 25182], Randall & Earle 2000:16 [ref. 25806], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:918 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Myers & Donaldson 2003:632 [ref. 27495], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:371 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1458 [ref. 29090], Shibukawa 2009:209 [ref. 30449], Allen & Erdmann 2012:602 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2013:264 [ref. 32706], Delrieu-Trottin et al. 2015:7 [ref. 33988]). Current status: Valid as Lepidozygus tapeinosoma (Bleeker 1856). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: East Africa to Line Islands,Tuamotu Islands, Great Barrier Reef, north to Ryukyu Islands. Habitat: marine.

taupou, Abudefduf Jordan [D. S.] & Seale [A.] 1906:288, Pl. 43 (fig. 3) [Bulletin of the Bureau of Fisheries v. 25 (for 1905); ref. 2497] Apia, Upolu Island, Samoa. Holotype: USNM 51741. Paratypes: BPBM 5327 [ex USNM 51741] (1); CAS-SU 8717 (7), 8720 (3). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:82 [ref. 12291]. •Valid as Chrysiptera taupou (Jordan & Seale 1906) -- (Randall et al. 1990:266 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:243 [ref. 19344], Randall et al. 1997:266 [ref. 25919], Johnson 1999:741 [ref. 25471], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:321 [ref. 25191], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Allen & Bailey 2002:42 [ref. 26525], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:366 [ref. 28239], Mundy 2005:428 [ref. 28379], Allen et al. 2006:1455 [ref. 29090], Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera taupou (Jordan & Seale 1906). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southwestern Pacific. Habitat: marine.

taurus, Glyphisodon Müller [J.] & Troschel [F. H.] in Schomburgk 1848:674 [18] [The history of Barbados; comprising a geographical description of the island and an account of its geology and natural productions.; ref. 17812] Barbados, West Indies. Possible types: ZMB 2716 (1). Appeared first as above; reprinted in Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 1848:18. •Valid as Abudefduf taurus (Müller & Troschel 1848) -- (Robins & Ray 1986:196 [ref. 23100], Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344], Boschung 1992:151 [ref. 23239], Cervigón 1992:384 [ref. 23827], Cervigón 1993:350 [ref. 24474], Lessios et al. 1995:280 [ref. 22407], Aguilera 1998:51 [ref. 24221], Castro-Aguirre et al. 1999:396 [ref. 24550], Schmitter-Soto et al. 2000:163 [ref. 27754], Carter & Kaufman 2003:1698 [ref. 27102], Smith et al. 2003:40 [ref. 27621], Nelson et al. 2004:154 [ref. 27807], McEachran & Fechhelm 2005:491 [ref. 28815], Wirtz et al. 2007:14 [ref. 30263], Page et al. 2013:158 [ref. 32708], Wirtz et al. 2013:128 [ref. 32972], Smith-Vaniz & Jelks 2014:60 [ref. 33341], Edwards in Carpenter & De Angelis 2016:2719 [ref. 34618], Almeida & Alves 2019:271 [ref. 37097]). Current status: Valid as Abudefduf taurus (Müller & Troschel 1848). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Atlantic; eastern Atlantic: Cape Verde Islands, São Tomé and Principe. Habitat: marine.

ternatensis, Glyphisodon Bleeker [P.] 1853:137 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 4 (no. 1); ref. 16899] Ternate, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Syntypes: RMNH. •Valid as Amblyglyphidodon ternatensis (Bleeker 1853) -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:197 [ref. 6441], Allen 1991:235 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:164 [ref. 23977], Myers 1999:181 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:940 [ref. 25182], Allen 2000:108 [ref. 25868], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Allen & Randall 2002:144 [ref. 26191], Nakabo 2002:940 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:44 [ref. 26830], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:129 [ref. 27510], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Allen & Erdmann 2012:569 [ref. 31980], Larson et al. 2013:169 [ref. 32988], Fricke et al. 2014:113 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:206 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Amblyglyphidodon ternatensis (Bleeker 1853). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: central Indonesia east to Palau, New Ireland (Papua New Guinea) and Vanuatu, north to Philippines, south to northern Australia and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

ternatensis, Heliases Bleeker [P.] 1856:377 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 10; ref. 16853] Ternate, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Syntypes: (3) ?BMNH 1862.2.28.41 (1), ?NMV 46061 (1), RMNH 6512 (1 or more of 5). •Valid as Chromis ternatensis (Bleeker 1856) -- (Dor 1984:182 [ref. 29757], Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:193 [ref. 6441], Allen 1986:675 [ref. 5631], Winterbottom et al. 1989:46 [ref. 13251], Randall et al. 1990:260 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:241 [ref. 19344], Randall 1994:43 [ref. 21604], Goren & Dor 1994:49 [ref. 25356], Randall 1995:260 [ref. 22896], Allen 1997:168 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:260 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:178 [ref. 23965], Fricke 1999:373 [ref. 24106], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:928 [ref. 25182], Allen 2000:109 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:928 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Myers & Donaldson 2003:632 [ref. 27495], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Randall 2005:360 [ref. 28239], Fricke et al. 2009:79 [ref. 30213], Shibukawa 2009:206 [ref. 30449], Quéro et al. 2010:326 [ref. 30746], Motomura et al. 2010:150 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:585 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2013:264 [ref. 32706], Fricke et al. 2014:116 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2018:265 [ref. 35805], Eagderi et al. 2019:95 [ref. 37020], Fricke et al. 2019:211 [ref. 36673], Zajonz et al. 2019:86 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Chromis ternatensis (Bleeker 1856). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: East Africa, Persian Gulf, Socotra, Comoros, Madagascar and Mascarenes east to Mariana Islands, Samoa and Tonga, north to southern Japan, south to Western Australia, Queensland (Australia) and New Caledonia. Former Red Sea records are now assigned to C. flavaxilla Randall 1994. Habitat: marine.

theresae, Abudefduf Curtiss [A.] 1938:116 [A short zoology of Tahiti in the Society islands; ref. 18057] Lagoon near Tautira, Tahiti, Society Islands. No types known. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

thiellei, Amphiprion Burgess [W. E.] 1981:69, Figs. [Tropical Fish Hobbyist v. 30 (no. 3); ref. 8180] Reportedly in the vicinity of Cebu, Philippines. Holotype: USNM 228445. Paratypes: WAM P.30191-001 (1, presumed lost). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:28 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:31 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Amphiprion thiellei Burgess 1981 -- (Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132]). Current status: Valid as Amphiprion thiellei Burgess 1981. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific. Habitat: marine.

thoracotaeniatus, Abudefduf Fowler [H. W.] & Bean [B. A.] 1928:158, Pl. 14 [Bulletin of the United States National Museum No. 100, v. 7; ref. 1475] Biri Channel, Philippines. Holotype: USNM 89964. Paratypes: (19) ANSP 80427 [ex USNM 95683] (5); Philippines Gov't. [ex USNM 95683] (3); USNM 95683 (now 0, 2 unaccounted for), 95689 (9), ?95696 (1). Additional material (17). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:147 [ref. 13621]. •Valid as Neoglyphidodon thoracotaeniatus (Fowler & Bean 1928) -- (Allen 1991:246 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:170, 172 [ref. 23977], Myers 1999:183 [ref. 23965], Allen 2000:110 [ref. 25868], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Allen & Erdmann 2012:605 [ref. 31980]). Current status: Valid as Neoglyphidodon thoracotaeniatus (Fowler & Bean 1928). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Malaysia, Brunei, Indonesia to Philippines. Habitat: marine.

tingting, Chromis Tea [Y.-K.], Gill [A. C.] & Senou [H.] 2019:251, Figs. 2-7A2 [Zootaxa 4586 (no. 2); ref. 36651] West side of Sagami Bay, east side of Izu Peninsula, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan, depth 58 meters. Holotype: KPM-NI 30479. Paratypes: KPM-NI. •Valid as Chromis tingting Tea, Gill & Senou 2019. Current status: Valid as Chromis tingting Tea, Gill & Senou 2019. Pomacentridae. Distribution: North-west Pacific: Japan and probably Korea. Habitat: marine.

torquata, Chromis Allen [G. R.] 2018:16, Figs. 1-3, 4A, 5A [aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology v. 24 (no. 1); ref. 35994] Reefs off Grand Baie, Mauritius, western Indian Ocean, approximately 19°59'S, 57°34'E, depth 30 meters. Holotype: BPBM 16352. Paratypes: BPBM. •Valid as Chromis torquata Allen 2018. Current status: Valid as Chromis torquata Allen 2018. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southwestern Indian Ocean: Mauritius and Réunion (western Mascarenes). Habitat: marine.

traceyi, Pomacentrus Woods [L. P.] & Schultz [L. P.] in Schultz et al. 1960:114, Fig. 93 [Bulletin of the United States National Museum No. 202, v. 2; ref. 3972] Lagoon coral head near northern end of Rongelap Island, Rongelap Atoll, western Pacific, depth 18 feet. Holotype: USNM 141310. Paratypes: USNM 141308-09 (1, 10). •Valid as Chrysiptera traceyi (Woods & Schultz 1960) -- (Allen 1991:243 [ref. 19344], Myers 1999:182 [ref. 23965], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132] as trayceyi, Allen & Bailey 2002:42 [ref. 26525], Myers & Donaldson 2003:633 [ref. 27495], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera traceyi (Woods & Schultz 1960). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific. Habitat: marine.

trialpha, Chromis Allen [G. R.] & Randall [J. E.] 1981:(5) 33, Figs. 18-19 [Israel Journal of Zoology v. 29 (nos 1/3) (for 1980); ref. 8760] Ras Muhammed, Sinai Peninsula, Egypt, Red Sea, depth 12 meters. Holotype: BPBM 17890. Paratypes: BMNH 1977.7.18.1 (1); BPBM 17912 (5), 18257 (3), 19717 (1), 20433 (2); HUJ 8370 (1); USNM 217562 (1); WAM P.25797-001 (2). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:29 [ref. 19335], Golani 2006:29 [ref. 28840], Moore et al. 2008:31 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Chromis trialpha Allen & Randall 1981 -- (Dor 1984:182 [ref. 29757], Allen 1991:241 [ref. 19344], Goren & Dor 1994:49 [ref. 25356], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Senou & Kudo 2007 [ref. 29071], Bogorodsky & Randall 2018:[16] 254 [ref. 36492], Golani & Fricke 2018:114 [ref. 36273], Zajonz et al. 2019:86 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Chromis trialpha Allen & Randall 1981. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, northwestern Indian Ocean: Socotra. Habitat: marine.

trichrourus, Pomacentrus Günther [A.] in Playfair & Günther 1867:146, Pl. 17 (fig. 5) [The fishes of Zanzibar; ref. 3490] Zanzibar, Tanzania, western Indian Ocean. Holotype (unique): BMNH 2004.11.5.6. Possible syntypes: BMNH 1865.2.27.47 (1, in alcohol), 2004.11.5.6 (1, skin). Spelled trichourus throughout text and trichrourus on plate. Günther, acting as first reviser, in Zoological Record for 1866, selected trichrourus. Misspelled as trichopterus in Sauvage 1891. Evidently two specimens originally according to note by A. Wheeler with one type. If only one type then it is BMNH 2004.2.27.47 (pers. comm. J. Maclaine email 9/8/07). •Valid as Pomacentrus trichourus Günther 1867 -- (Dor 1984:187 [ref. 29757], Allen 1986:681 [ref. 5631], Allen 1991:251 [ref. 19344], Goren & Dor 1994:50 [ref. 25356], Randall 1995:267 [ref. 22896], Carpenter et al. 1997:197 [ref. 23922], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Heemstra et al. 2004:3325 [ref. 27945]). •Valid as Pomacentrus trichrourus Günther 1867 -- (Fricke 1999:384 [ref. 24106], Fricke et al. 2009:81 [ref. 30213], Fricke et al. 2018:274 [ref. 35805], Golani & Fricke 2018:116 [ref. 36273], Eagderi et al. 2019:97 [ref. 37020], Frable & Tea 2019:328 [ref. 36783], Zajonz et al. 2019:87 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus trichrourus Günther 1867. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, western Indian Ocean: East Africa, South Africa and Persian Gulf to Socotra, Madagascar and Mascarenes. Habitat: marine.

tricinctus, Amphiprion Schultz [L. P.] & Welander [A. D.] in Schultz 1953:195, Pl. 9 (fig. H) [Proceedings of the United States National Museum v. 103 (no. 3323); ref. 10153] Lagoon, Amen Island, Bikini Atoll, Marshall Islands, Pacific. Holotype (unique): USNM 152929. •Valid as Amphiprion tricinctus Schultz & Welander 1953 -- (Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344], Astakhov 1996:843 [ref. 24669], Myers 1999:176 [ref. 23965], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132]). Current status: Valid as Amphiprion tricinctus Schultz & Welander 1953. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific. Habitat: marine.

tricinctus, Glyphidodontops Allen [G. R.] & Randall [J. E.] 1974:41, Fig. 3 [Tropical Fish Hobbyist v. 22 (no. 9); ref. 100] Fagasa Bay, Tutuila, American Samoa, depth 75 feet. Holotype: BPBM 11336. Paratypes: AMS I.17349-001 (1), I.17350-001 (1); USNM 211291 (1). •Valid as Chrysiptera tricincta (Allen & Randall 1974) -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:198 [ref. 6441], Randall et al. 1990:266 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:243 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:241 [ref. 23929], Randall et al. 1997:266 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:182 [ref. 23965], Nakabo 2000:937 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:321 [ref. 25191], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:937 [ref. 26193], Allen & Bailey 2002:42 [ref. 26525], Myers & Donaldson 2003:633 [ref. 27495], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:366 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1455 [ref. 29090], Motomura et al. 2010:153 [ref. 31256], Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera tricincta (Allen & Randall 1974). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific. Habitat: marine.

tricolor, Amphiprion Günther [A.] 1862:8 [Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum v. 4; ref. 1969] Port Essington, Northern Territory; South Australia. Syntypes: (9) BMNH 1844.1.13.? (1), 1847.7.21.56 (1), 1855.9.19.564-567 (7). •Synonym of Amphiprion rubrocinctus Richardson 1842 -- (Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344], Allen et al. 2006:1446 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion rubrocinctus Richardson 1842. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

tridentatus, Abudefduf Clark [H. W.] 1938:181 [Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences (Series 4) v. 22 (no. 7); ref. 12316] Taiohae Bay, Nukuhiva Island, Marquesas Islands. Holotype: CAS 5533. Paratypes: CAS 5534 (1). •Synonym of Abudefduf sordidus (Forsskål 1775) -- (Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344], Kottelat 2013:376 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Abudefduf sordidus (Forsskål 1775). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

trifasciata, Perca Walbaum [J. J.] 1792:354 [Petri Artedi sueci genera piscium Part 3; ref. 4572] No locality stated. No types known. Based on Koelreuter 1764:346. The same as Perca koelreuteri Walbaum 1792:343 -- see Parenti 2003:501 [ref. 27322]). •Synonym of Premnas biaculeatus (Bloch 1790) -- (Parenti 2003:501 [ref. 27322]). Current status: Synonym of Premnas biaculeatus (Bloch 1790). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

trifasciatus, Amphiprion Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:395 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Molucca Islands. Holotype (unique): MNHN (not found). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:32 [ref. 20862]. •Synonym of Amphiprion polymnus (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344], Parenti & Desoutter-Meniger 2007:397 [ref. 29507]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion polymnus (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

trifasciatus, Glyphisodon Bleeker [P.] 1847:19 [Verhandelingen van het Bataviaasch Genootschap van Kunsten en Wetenschappen. v. 21 (art. 3); ref. 16878] Jakarta, Java, Indonesia. Syntypes: RMNH 6483 (2 of 56). Appeared first as name only in Bleeker 1845:523 [ref. 312]; also in Bleeker 1847:156 [ref. 314]. •Synonym of Amblyglyphidodon curacao (Bloch 1787) -- (Allen 1991:235 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Amblyglyphidodon curacao (Bloch 1787). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

trifasciatus, Lutianus Schneider [J. G.] in Bloch & Schneider 1801:568 [M. E. Blochii, Systema Ichthyologiae; ref. 471] •Synonym of Premnas biaculeatus (Bloch 1790) -- (Allen 1991:252 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Premnas biaculeatus (Bloch 1790). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

trifasciatus, Pomacentrus De Vis [C. W.] 1884:452 [Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales v. 8 (pt 4); ref. 1089] Probably South Seas. •Synonym of Dascyllus aruanus (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Allen 1991:243 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Dascyllus aruanus (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

trifasciatus, Premnas Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:405 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Banda and Java, Indonesia. No type known. Predated by Premnas trifasciatus Cuvier in Guérin-Méneville 1827-31, Pl. 26 [ref. 29508]. •Synonym of Premnas biaculeatus (Bloch 1790). Current status: Synonym of Premnas biaculeatus (Bloch 1790). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

trifasciatus, Premnas Cuvier [G.] in Guérin-Méneville 1828:no page number, Livraison 13 [Planches de Seba v. 3; ref. 29508] No types known. Text applies to Pl. 26 (no. 29) published in 1827. Predates Premnas trifasciatus Cuvier 1830. See Parenti & Desoutter-Meniger 2007:397, 399 [ref. 29507]. •Synonym of Premnas biaculeatus (Bloch 1790) -- (Parenti & Desoutter-Meniger 2007:397, 399 [ref. 29507]) Current status: Synonym of Premnas biaculeatus (Bloch 1790). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

trifasciatus, Pristotis Bleeker [P.] 1848:637 [Journal of the Indian Archipelago and Eastern Asia (Singapore) v. 2 (no. 9); ref. 315] Bima, Sumbawa Island, Lesser Sunda Islands, Indonesia. Syntypes: RMNH 6542 (some of 7). •Synonym of Amblypomacentrus breviceps (Schlegel & Müller 1840) -- (Allen 1991:236 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Amblypomacentrus breviceps (Schlegel & Müller 1840). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

trilineatus, Abudefduf Wang [K.-F.] 1941:100 [Contributions from the Biological Laboratory of the Science Society of China. (Zoological Series) v. 15 (no. 6); ref. 4583] Hainan Island, China. Holotype (unique): SSCN. Typesetting error produced species name as trileniatus on description heading on p. 100, but species is correctly spelled as trilineatus in abstract on p. 87 and in summary on p. 119. •Status uncertain -- (Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344]). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

trilineatus, Pomacentrus Cuvier [G.] (ex Ehrenberg) in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:428 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Red Sea; Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-8142 (1) Red Sea; Moluccas specimen lost; ?ZMB 2756 (1) Ehrenberg specimen. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:27 [ref. 20862] as holotype and lost paratype. Based on Ehrenberg description (with underlying ZMB syntype), and one MNHN specimen from Moluccas. Lectotype designation needed (based on Red Sea material) to stabilize current usage. •Valid as Pomacentrus trilineatus Cuvier 1830 -- (Dor 1984:187 [ref. 29757], Allen 1986:681 [ref. 5631], Allen 1991:251 [ref. 19344], Goren & Dor 1994:51 [ref. 25356], Randall 1995:267 [ref. 22896], Carpenter et al. 1997:197 [ref. 23922], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Fricke et al. 2018:274 [ref. 35805], Golani & Fricke 2018:117 [ref. 36273], Eagderi et al. 2019:97 [ref. 37020], Frable & Tea 2019:328 [ref. 36783]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus trilineatus Cuvier 1830. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, Western Indian Ocean: East Africa and Persian Gulf to Madagascar. Habitat: marine.

trimaculatus, Pomacentrus Rüppell [W. P. E. S.] 1829:39, Pl. 8 (fig. 3) [Atlas zu der Reise im nördlichen Africa. Fische des Rothen Meeres; ref. 3843] Massawa, Eritrea, Red Sea. Lectotype: SMF 1445. Paralectotypes: BMNH 1860.11.9.95, Ruppell specimen; ? Paralectotypes: SMF 2750 (1) and SMF 5113 (1) Massawa, MNHN 0000-8128 (1) Red Sea. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:28 [ref. 20862]. Lectotype established by Dor 1984:184 [ref. 29757] if not designated earlier. •Valid as Dascyllus trimaculatus (Rüppell 1829) -- (Dor 1984:184 [ref. 29757], Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:191 [ref. 6441], Allen 1986:677 [ref. 5631], Allen & Swainston 1988:104 [ref. 25477], Winterbottom et al. 1989:48 [ref. 13251], Randall et al. 1990:268 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:242 [ref. 23929], Francis 1993:163 [ref. 25479], Goren & Dor 1994:50 [ref. 25356], Randall 1995:263 [ref. 22896], Mohsin & Ambak 1996:469 [ref. 27969], Allen 1997:166 [ref. 23977], Carpenter et al. 1997:196 [ref. 23922], Chen et al. 1997:144 [ref. 26476] dated 1828, Kuiter 1997:264 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:268 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:179 [ref. 23965], Fricke 1999:378 [ref. 24106], Johnson 1999:741 [ref. 25471], Randall 1999:20 [ref. 25829], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:929 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:322 [ref. 25191], Allen 2000:109 [ref. 25868], Randall & Randall 2001:61 [ref. 25280], Sadovy & Cornish 2000:195 [ref. 25480], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3354 [ref. 26132] dated 1928, Nakabo 2002:929 [ref. 26193], Youn 2002:364, 633 [ref. 26218], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830] dated to 1828, Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Myers & Donaldson 2003:632 [ref. 27495], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:135 [ref. 27510], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Heemstra et al. 2004:3324 [ref. 27945], Heemstra & Heemstra 2004:333 [ref. 28072], Randall 2005:370 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1456 [ref. 29090], Randall 2007:308 [ref. 30952], Fricke et al. 2009:80 [ref. 30213], Shibukawa 2009:209 [ref. 30449], Motomura et al. 2010:153 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:598 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2013:264 [ref. 32706], Larson et al. 2013:171 [ref. 32988], Fricke et al. 2014:119 [ref. 33932], Koeda et al. 2016:69 [ref. 35333], Koeda et al. 2016:10 [ref. 35354], Fowler et al. 2017:[4] 2252 [ref. 36358], Fricke et al. 2018:268 [ref. 35805], Golani & Fricke 2018:115 [ref. 36273], Jawad et al. 2018:118 [ref. 36262], Arndt & Fricke 2019:26 [ref. 36883], Eagderi et al. 2019:96 [ref. 37020], Fricke et al. 2019:215 [ref. 36673], Hoschke et al. 2019:157 [ref. 36626], Zajonz et al. 2019:86 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Dascyllus trimaculatus (Rüppell 1829). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, Indo-West Pacific: East Africa, Persian Gulf, Socotra, Seychelles, Comoros, Madagascar and Mascarenes east to Marshall Islands and Pitcairn Group, north to southern Japan, south to Rottnest Island (Western Australia), Wollongong (New South Wales, Australia), Lord Howe Island, New Caledonia and Austral Islands. Habitat: marine.

trimaculatus, Pomacentrus Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:427 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Jakarta, Java, Indonesia. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-9795 (1, dry), 1986-0661 [ex MNHN 0000-9795] (3, dry). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:28 [ref. 20862] as holotype and paratypes, Bauchot & Daget 1996:242 [ref. 22899]. Objectively invalid; preoccupied by Pomacentrus trimaculatus Rüppell 1829, replaced by Pomacentrus dorsomaculatus Kendall & Goldsborough 1911. •Synonym of Dischistodus perspicillatus (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344], Kottelat 2013:377 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Dischistodus perspicillatus (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

trindadensis, Stegastes Gasparini [J. L.], Moura [R. L. de] & Sazima [I.] 1999:5, Figs. 2-3 [Boletim do Museu de Biologia Mello Leitão (Nova sér.) No. 10; ref. 24182] Trindade, Martin Vaz Islands, off southeastern Brazil, South Atlantic, 20°31'S, 29°19'W. Holotype: MZUSP 51243. Paratypes: MZUSP 51245-46 (1, 1), 51429-30 (10, 1), 51432 (4); UFPB 3547 (1); ZUEC 2688-89 (1, 1), 3031 (1), 3155-56 (1, 1). •Valid as Stegastes trindadensis Gasparini, Moura & Sazima 1999 -- (Moura & Menezes in Menezes et al. 2003:91 [ref. 27192]). •Synonym of Stegastes fuscus (Cuvier 1830), but a valid subspecies trindadensis -- (Gasparini & Floeter 2001:1645 [ref. 25634], Carter & Kaufman 2003:1696 [ref. 27102], Pinheiro et al. 2015:23 [ref. 34324]). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes fuscus (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Off southeastern Brazil. Habitat: marine.

tripunctatus, Pomacentrus Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:421 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Vanikoro Island, Santa Cruz Islands, southwestern Pacific. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-8245 (4). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:28 [ref. 20862]. Kottelat (2013) lists a freshwater record from the Philippines. •Synonym of Pomacentrus trilineatus Cuvier 1830 -- (Dor 1984:187 [ref. 29757]). •Valid as Pomacentrus tripunctatus Cuvier 1830 -- (Randall et al. 1990:280 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:251 [ref. 19344], Randall 1995:267 [ref. 22896], Mohsin & Ambak 1996:471 [ref. 27969], Allen 1997:172 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:280 [ref. 25919], Larson & Williams 1997:364 [ref. 23967], Suzuki et al. 1997:4 [ref. 24374], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:947 [ref. 25182], Allen 2000:111 [ref. 25868], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:947 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:142 [ref. 27510], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Allen et al. 2006:1467 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2009:125 [ref. 30681], Allen et al. 2011:41 [ref. 31134], Allen & Erdmann 2012:625 [ref. 31980], Larson et al. 2013:172-173 [ref. 32988], Kottelat 2013:378 [ref. 32989], Fricke et al. 2014:124 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:221 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus tripunctatus Cuvier 1830. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: India and Sri Lanka east to Philippines, New Ireland (Papua New Guinea) and Vanuatu, north to Yaeyama Islands, south to northern Australia and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

tropicus, Pomacentrus Seale [A.] 1910:517, Pl. 12 (fig. 1) [The Philippine Journal of Science Section A v. 4 (no. 6) (for 1909); ref. 4000] Sitanki Island, Jolo Archipelago, Philippines. Holotype: BSMP 4737 (apparently destroyed). Paratypes: BSMP 4736 (5, apparently destroyed). •Synonym of Pomacentrus simsiang Bleeker 1856 -- (Allen 1991:251 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus simsiang Bleeker 1856. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

troschelii, Glyphidodon Gill [T. N.] 1862:150 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 14 (nos 3-4); ref. 1662] Cape San Lucas, Baja California, Mexico. Syntypes: (about 100) BMNH 1862.5.21.18-20; FMNH 221 (1); MCZ 35978 [ex USNM 8173] (2); USNM 8173 (50+), 8180 (7), 9347 (8). Type catalog: Ibarra & Stewart 1987:40 [ref. 12367]. •Valid as Abudefduf troschelii (Gill 1862) -- (Allen 1991:235 [ref. 19344], Allen & Robertson 1994:186 [ref. 22193], Lessios et al. 1995:282 [ref. 22407], Schneider & Krupp in Fischer et al. 1995:1399 [ref. 22830], Randall 1995:259 [ref. 22896], De La Cruz Agüero et al. 1997:261 [ref. 24545], Grove & Lavenberg 1997:471 [ref. 24023], Pondella 1997:84 [ref. 24068], Randall & Earle 1999:339 [ref. 24306] as troscheli, Chirichigno F. & Vélez D. 1998:299 [ref. 24555], Castro-Aguirre et al. 1999:396 [ref. 24550] as troscheli, Lea & Rosenblatt 2000:124 [ref. 25206], Thomson et al. 2000:162 [ref. 25640], Nelson et al. 2004:154 [ref. 27807], Randall 2005:347 [ref. 28239], Randall 2007:310 [ref. 30952], McCosker & Rosenblatt 2010:193 [ref. 30957], Page et al. 2013:158 [ref. 32708], Palacios-Salgado et al. 2014:237 [ref. 36362], Galván-Villa et al. 2016:147 [ref. 34871], Fourriére et al. 2016:447 [ref. 34668], Del Moral-Flores et al. 2016:610 [ref. 34923], Kells et al. 2016:262 [ref. 35888], Romero-Berny et al. 2018:92 [ref. 35859], Wibowo et al. 2018:[2] [ref. 35945], González-Murcia et al. 2019:305 [ref. 36544]). Current status: Valid as Abudefduf troschelii (Gill 1862). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Pacific. Habitat: marine.

tunicatus, Amphiprion Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:399, Pl. 132 (fig. 2) [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Vanikoro Island, Santa Cruz Islands, southwestern Pacific. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-7992 (2). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:5 [ref. 20862]. Unnecessary replacement name for Amphiprion percula Cuvier 1830. •Valid as Amphiprion tunicatus Cuvier 1830 -- (Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344]). •Synonym of Amphiprion perculata (Lacepède 1802) -- (Fricke et al. 2019:207 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion percula (Lacepède 1802). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

turchesius, Abudefduf Jordan [D. S.] & Seale [A.] 1907:28, Fig. 10 [Bulletin of the Bureau of Fisheries v. 26 (Doc. 606) (for 1906); ref. 2498] Cavite, Luzon Island, Philippines. Holotype (unique): CAS-SU 9245. Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:82 [ref. 12291]. •Synonym of Chrysiptera cyanea (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera cyanea (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

tyrwhitti, Chaetodon Bennett [J. W.] 1830:unnum. p., Pl. 25 [A selection from the most remarkable and interesting fishes found on the coast of Ceylon First Edition; ref. 16785] South coast of Sri Lanka. No types known. •Synonym of Abudefduf vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Allen 1991:235 [ref. 19344] as trywhitti and dated 1834, Pethiyagoda et al. 1994:44 [ref. 21456], Wibowo et al. 2017:[9] [ref. 35515]). Current status: Synonym of Abudefduf vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

tysonis, Perca Walbaum [J. J.] 1792:351 [Petri Artedi sueci genera piscium Part 3; ref. 4572] South seas. No types known. Appeared without a species name in Tyson 1772:247-249 [ref. 26244] in the genus Perca. A forgotten name, but treated as a nomen oblitum to permit continued use of percula as a nomen protectum (see Parenti 2003:497 [ref. 27322]). •Synonym of Amphiprion percula (Lacepède 1802) -- (Parenti 2003:497 [ref. 27322]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion percula (Lacepède 1802). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

uenfi, Stegastes Novelli [R.], Nunan [G. W.] & Lima [N. R. W.] 2000:2, Fig. 1 [Boletim do Museu Nacional, Zoologia (N. S.) No. 413; ref. 25094] Arraial do Cabo, Prainha beach, 22°57'S, 42°10'W, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, depth 3 meters. Holotype: MNRJ 17239. Paratypes: MNRJ 17235-37 (1, 1, 2), 17241 (3). •Valid as Stegastes uenfi Novelli, Nunan & Lima 2000 -- (Moura & Menezes in Menezes et al. 2003:91 [ref. 27192]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes uenfi Novelli, Nunan & Lima 2000. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Brazil. Habitat: marine.

unicolor, Dascyllus Bennett [E. T.] 1831:127 [Proceedings of the Committee of Science and Correspondence of the Zoological Society of London 1830-31 (pt 1); ref. 16794] Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean. Holotype: BMNH 1855.12.26.474. Type listed in Günther's Catalogue of Fishes (vol. 4, p. 13) as "type of Dascyllus unicolor". •Synonym of Dascyllus trimaculatus (Rüppell 1829) -- (Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344], Fricke 1999:378 [ref. 24106]). Current status: Synonym of Dascyllus trimaculatus (Rüppell 1829). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

unicolor, Premnas Cuvier [G.] 1829:179 [Le Règne Animal (Edition 2) v. 2; ref. 995] No locality. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-9441 (1, dry), A-8121 (1, dry), A-8120 (2, dry). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:30 [ref. 20862] with date Cuvier 1830. Available from footnote 3 as, "Pr. unicolor, N., Seb., III, xxvi, 19, qui est aussi la scorpène aiguillonnée, Lacép., III, 268" [= Scorpaena aculeata Lacepède]." See also Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:410 [ref. 999]. Predated by Premnas unicolor Cuvier in Guérin-Méneville 1827-31, Pl. 26 [ref. 29508]. •Synonym of Premnas biaculeatus (Bloch 1790) -- (Allen 1991:252 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Premnas biaculeatus (Bloch 1790). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

unicolor, Premnas Cuvier [G.] in Guérin-Méneville 1828:no page number, Livraison 13 [Planches de Seba v. 3; ref. 29508] No types known. Text applies to Pl. 26 (no. 19) published in 1827. Predates Premnas unicolor Cuvier 1829. See Parenti & Desoutter-Meniger 2007:397, 399 [ref. 29507]. •Synonym of Premnas biaculeatus (Bloch 1790) -- (Parenti & Desoutter-Meniger 2007:397 399 [ref. 29507]) Current status: Synonym of Premnas biaculeatus (Bloch 1790). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

unifasciatus, Glyphidodon Kner [R.] & Steindachner [F.] 1867:375 [20], Pl. 2 (fig. 3) [Sitzungsberichte der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften. Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Classe v. 54 (pt 3); ref. 2640] Upolu, Samoa. Syntypes: MGH 1631. On p. 20 of separate. •Synonym of Plectroglyphidodon dickii (Liénard 1839) -- (Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Plectroglyphidodon dickii (Liénard 1839). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

unifasciatus, Pomacentrus Steindachner [F.] 1867:326 [20] [Sitzungsberichte der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften. Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Classe v. 56 (1. Abth.); ref. 14188] Port Jackson, New South Wales, Australia. Holotype (unique): NMW 75807. On p. 20 of separate. •Valid as Parma unifasciata (Steindachner 1867) -- (Allen 1987:265 [ref. 6250] as unifasaciatus, Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:233 [ref. 23929], Kuiter 1997:250 [ref. 25488], Johnson 1999:741 [ref. 25471], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Allen et al. 2006:1462 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Valid as Parma unifasciata (Steindachner 1867). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Australia. Habitat: marine.

unifasciatus, Pomacentrus Kner [R.] 1868:31 [Sitzungsberichte der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften. Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Classe v. 58 (nos 1-2); ref. 6074] Kandavu Island, Fiji Islands. Appeared in more detail in Kner 1868:348 [56 of separate], Pl. 8 (fig. 24) [ref. 2646]. Objectively invalid; preoccupied by Pomacentrus unifasciatus Steindachner 1867. •Synonym of Dascyllus reticulatus (Richardson 1846) -- (Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Dascyllus reticulatus (Richardson 1846). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

unimaculata, Sciaena Meuschen [F. C.] 1781 [Index to Gronovius, Zoophylacium Gronovianum; ref. 19701] Not available, published in a rejected work (Opinion 261). Appeared as Coracinus seu Sciaena. •In the synonymy of Amphiprion polymnus (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion polymnus (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae.

unimaculatus, Glyphidodon antjerius var. Klunzinger [C. B.] 1871:527 [Verhandlungen der K.-K. zoologisch-botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien v. 21; ref. 2622] Al-Qusair, Red Sea Governorate, Egypt, Red Sea. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

unimaculatus, Glyphisodon Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:478 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Timor, southern Malay Archipelago, Timor Sea, eastern Indian Ocean. No types known. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:34 [ref. 20862]. •Valid as Chrysiptera unimaculata (Cuvier 1830) -- (Dor 1984:183 [ref. 29757], Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:198 [ref. 6441], Allen 1986:676 [ref. 5631], Randall et al. 1990:267 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:243 [ref. 19344], Randall 1994:46 [ref. 21604], Krishnan & Mishra 1994:293 [ref. 24014], Goren & Dor 1994:50 [ref. 25356], Randall 1995:263 [ref. 22896], Allen 1997:162 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:267 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:182 [ref. 23965], Fricke 1999:376 [ref. 24106], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:938 [ref. 25182], Sadovy & Cornish 2000:194 [ref. 25480], Allen 2000:109 [ref. 25868], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:938 [ref. 26193], Allen & Bailey 2002:42 [ref. 26525], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:134 [ref. 27510], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Randall 2005:367 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1455 [ref. 29090], Fricke et al. 2009:79 [ref. 30213], Motomura et al. 2010:153 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:596 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2013:264 [ref. 32706], Fricke et al. 2014:118 [ref. 33932], Allen et al. 2015:18 [ref. 33797], Psomadakis et al. 2015:298 [ref. 34104], Koeda et al. 2016:68 [ref. 35333], Fricke et al. 2018:267 [ref. 35805], Golani & Fricke 2018:114 [ref. 36273], Arndt & Fricke 2019:26 [ref. 36883], Fricke et al. 2019:215 [ref. 36673], Zajonz et al. 2019:86 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera unimaculata (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, Indo-West Pacific: East Africa, Socotra, Madagascar and Mascarenes east to Fiji and Tonga, north to southern Japan, south to Queensland (Australia). Habitat: marine.

uniocellatus, Glyphisodon Quoy [J. R. C.] & Gaimard [J. P.] 1825:393, Pl. 64 (fig. 4) [Voyage autour du monde; ref. 3574] Kupang, Timor Island, southern Malay Archipelago. Holotype: MNHN 0000-8364. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:15 [ref. 20862]. •Synonym of Chrysiptera cyanea (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344], Fricke & Kulbicki 2006:340 [ref. 28867]). Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera cyanea (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

unipa, Chromis Allen [G. R.] & Erdmann [M. V.] 2009:130, Figs. 6-7 [aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology v. 15 (no. 3); ref. 30466] Tridacna Reef, 2°29.672'S, 134°58.990'E, western side of Cenderawasih Bay, Papua Barat Province, western Papua, Indonesia, western Pacific, depth 45-60 meters. Holotype: NCIP 6349. Paratypes: WAM P.33043-002 (4). •Valid as Chromis unipa Allen & Erdmann 2009 -- (Allen & Erdmann 2012:586 [ref. 31980]). Current status: Valid as Chromis unipa Allen & Erdmann 2009. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: West Papua, Indonesia. Habitat: marine.

uswanasi, Chrysiptera Allen [G. R.], Erdmann [M. V.] & Cahyani [N. K. D.] 2018:77, Figs. 2-4 [Journal of the Ocean Science Foundation v. 31; ref. 36316] Sebakor area, Fakfak Peninsula, West Papua Province, Indonesia, -03.6350°, 132.8325°, depth 10 meters. Holotype: MZB 24616. Paratypes: MZB, WAM. •Valid as Chrysiptera uswanasi Allen, Erdmann & Cahyani 2018. Current status: Valid as Chrysiptera uswanasi Allen, Erdmann & Cahyani 2018. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Fakfak Peninsula, West Papua Province, Indonesia. Habitat: marine.

vaigiensis, Glyphisodon Quoy [J. R. C.] & Gaimard [J. P.] 1825:391 [Voyage autour du monde; ref. 3574] Pulau Waigeo, Papua Barat, Indonesia, western Pacific. Lectotype: MNHN 0000-5317. Paralectotypes: MNHN 0000-5317 (4). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:15 [ref. 20862]. Lectotype designated by Wibowo et al. 2017:[1] [ref. 35515]. •Synonym of Abudefduf saxatilis (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Lloris & Rucabado 1990:843 [ref. 15959], Goren & Galil 1998:57 [ref. 23546]). •Valid as Abudefduf vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Dor 1984:179 [ref. 29757], Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:196 [ref. 6441], Allen 1986:672 [ref. 5631], Allen & Swainston 1988:102 [ref. 25477], Winterbottom et al. 1989:45 [ref. 13251], Randall et al. 1990:249 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:235 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:234 [ref. 23929], Francis 1993:163 [ref. 25479], Goren & Dor 1994:49 [ref. 25356], Randall 1995:259 [ref. 22896], Mohsin & Ambak 1996:466 [ref. 27969], Lee & Kim 1996:32 [ref. 25726], Allen 1997:160 [ref. 23977], Carpenter et al. 1997:196 [ref. 23922], Takahashi et al. 1997:45 [ref. 24971], Kuiter 1997:252 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:249 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:180 [ref. 23965], Francis et al. 1999:576 [ref. 24249], Randall & Earle 1999:339 [ref. 24306], Johnson 1999:740 [ref. 25471], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:935 [ref. 25182], Sadovy & Cornish 2000:190 [ref. 25480], Allen 2000:107 [ref. 25868], Shinohara et al. 2000:180 [ref. 25987], Iwatsuki et al. 2000:103 [ref. 26368], Sakai et al. 2001:102 [ref. 25693], Shimizu 2001:33 [ref. 25799], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:935 [ref. 26193], Youn 2002:363, 632 [ref. 26218], Goren & Aronov 2002:239 [ref. 26560], Allen & Adrim 2003:44 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Myers & Donaldson 2003:632 [ref. 27495], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:127 [ref. 27510], Lobel & Lobel 2004:73 [ref. 27576], Randall et al. 2004:19 [ref. 27624], Adrim et al. 2004:122 [ref. 27715], Heemstra & Heemstra 2004:329 [ref. 28072], Golani 2005:49 [ref. 37112], Randall 2005:347 [ref. 28239], Randall 2005:348 [ref. 28239], Mundy 2005:425 [ref. 28379], Allen et al. 2006:1441 [ref. 29090], Fricke et al. 2009:77 [ref. 30213], Randall 2007:310 [ref. 30952], Shibukawa 2009:201 [ref. 30449], Motomura et al. 2010:146 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:564 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2013:263 [ref. 32706], Larson et al. 2013:169 [ref. 32988], Yoshida et al. 2013:173 [ref. 34464], Fricke et al. 2014:112 [ref. 33932], Psomadakis et al. 2015:297 [ref. 34104], Stewart et al. 2015:1410 [ref. 34288], Koeda et al. 2016:65 [ref. 35333], Koeda et al. 2016:10 [ref. 35354], Wibowo et al. 2017:[9] [ref. 35515], Motomura et al. 2017:172 [ref. 35490], Bogorodsky & Randall 2018:[21] 259 [ref. 36492], Fricke et al. 2018:261 [ref. 35805], Golani & Fricke 2018:113 [ref. 36273], Wibowo et al. 2018:[2] [ref. 35945], Arndt & Fricke 2019:26 [ref. 36883], Eagderi et al. 2019:95 [ref. 37020], Fricke et al. 2019:205 [ref. 36673], Hoschke et al. 2019:157 [ref. 36626], Zajonz et al. 2019:86 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Abudefduf vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, Indo-West Pacific: East Africa, South Africa, Persian Gulf, Socotra, Madagascar and Réunion (Mascarenes) east to Samoa and Tonga, north to southern Japan, south to Rottnest Island (Western Australia), Mallacoota (Victoria, Australia), and northern New Zealand; Mediterranean Sea (Red Sea immigrant); Hawaiian Islands introduction. Habitat: marine.

vaiuli, Pomacentrus Jordan [D. S.] & Seale [A.] 1906:280, Pl. 40 (fig. 2) [Bulletin of the Bureau of Fisheries v. 25 (for 1905); ref. 2497] Samoa. Holotype: USNM 51740 (1 of 5). Paratypes: MCZ 36007 [ex USNM 51740] (1); CAS-SU 8719 (8); USNM 51740 (4 of 5), 126355 (4). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:84 [ref. 12291]. •Valid as Pomacentrus vaiuli Jordan & Seale 1906 -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:196 [ref. 6441], Allen & Swainston 1988:106 [ref. 25477], Randall et al. 1990:281 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:251 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:170 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:281 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:187 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:627 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:948 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:326 [ref. 25191], Allen 2000:111 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:38 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:948 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Myers & Donaldson 2003:633 [ref. 27495], Randall et al. 2004:21 [ref. 27624], Adrim et al. 2004:124 [ref. 27715], Randall 2005:382 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1468 [ref. 29090], Motomura et al. 2010:159 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:625 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:124 [ref. 33932]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus vaiuli Jordan & Seale 1906. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: South China Sea to Micronesia and Samoa, Great Barrier Reef and Western Australia and north to Japan. Habitat: brackish, marine.

vanderbilti, Pomacentrus Fowler [H. W.] 1941:263, Fig. 14 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 93; ref. 1438] Waianae, Oahu Island, Hawaiian Islands. Holotype: ANSP 69752. Paratypes: ANSP 69753-56 (4). Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:147 [ref. 13621]. •Synonym of Stegastes fasciolatus (Ogilby 1889) -- (Allen & Emery 1985:15 [ref. 5236], Mundy 2005:430 [ref. 28379]). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes fasciolatus (Ogilby 1889). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

vanderbilti, Pycnochromis Fowler [H. W.] 1941:260, Fig. 12 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 93; ref. 1438] Waianae, Oahu Island, Hawaiian Islands. Holotype (unique): ANSP 69749. Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:147 [ref. 13621]. •Valid as Chromis vanderbilti (Fowler 1941) -- (Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:193 [ref. 6441], Randall et al. 1990:261 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:241 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:238 [ref. 23929], Francis 1993:163 [ref. 25479], Randall et al. 1997:261 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:178 [ref. 23965], Francis et al. 1999:577 [ref. 24249], Randall 1999:19 [ref. 25829], Nakabo 2000:922 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:319 [ref. 25191], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:922 [ref. 26193], Myers & Donaldson 2003:632 [ref. 27495], Lobel & Lobel 2004:73 [ref. 27576], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:361 [ref. 28239], Mundy 2005:427 [ref. 28379], Allen et al. 2006:1451 [ref. 29090], Randall 2007:307 [ref. 30952], Motomura et al. 2010:150 [ref. 31256], Duffy & Ahyong 2015:116 [ref. 36167], Stewart et al. 2015:1416 [ref. 34288], Motomura et al. 2015:26 [ref. 34709], Koeda et al. 2016:67 [ref. 35333]). Current status: Valid as Chromis vanderbilti (Fowler 1941). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western and central Pacific: Philippines east to Hawaiian Islands and Pitcairn Group, north to southern Japan, south to Western Australia, Queensland (Australia), Lord Howe Island, New Caledonia, Kermadec Islands and New Zealand, Tonga and Rapa. Habitat: marine.

vanicolensis, Pomacentrus Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:421 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Vanikoro Island, Santa Cruz Islands, southwestern Pacific. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-8270 (4). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:28-29 [ref. 20862]. •Synonym of Pomacentrus trilineatus Cuvier 1830 -- (Dor 1984:187 [ref. 29757]). •Synonym of Pomacentrus tripunctatus Cuvier 1830 -- (Allen 1991:251 [ref. 19344], Kottelat 2013:378 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Pomacentrus tripunctatus Cuvier 1830. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

variabilis, Pomacentrus Castelnau [F. L.] 1855:9, Pl. 3 (fig. 3) [Animaux nouveaux or rares v. 2; ref. 766] Bahia, Brazil. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-8135 (2). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:29 [ref. 20862]. •Valid as Pomacentrus variabilis Castelnau 1855 -- (Robins & Ray 1986:200 [ref. 23100], Cervigón 1992:385 [ref. 23827]). •Valid as Stegastes variabilis (Castelnau 1855) -- (Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344], Boschung 1992:152 [ref. 23239], Cervigón 1993:369 [ref. 24474], Gasparini et al. 1999:6 [ref. 24182], Smith-Vaniz et al. 1999:288 [ref. 25013], Novelli et al. 2000:5 [ref. 25094], Schmitter-Soto et al. 2000:164 [ref. 27754], Rocha & Rosa 2001:991 [ref. 25909] as aff. variabilis, Carter & Kaufman 2003:1696 [ref. 27102], Moura & Menezes in Menezes et al. 2003:92 [ref. 27192], Smith et al. 2003:42 [ref. 27621], Nelson et al. 2004:155 [ref. 27807], McEachran & Fechhelm 2005:503 [ref. 28815], Page et al. 2013:159 [ref. 32708], Spier et al. 2018:15 [ref. 36103]). •Valid as Stegastes variabilis (Castelnau 1855) from Brazil -- (Smith-Vaniz & Jelks 2014:62 [ref. 33341]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes variabilis (Castelnau 1855). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Atlantic: Brazil (references above from northern Atlantic areas are now considered to be Stegastes xanthurus). Habitat: marine.

vatosoa, Pomacentrus Frable [B. W.] & Tea [Y.-K.] 2019:324, Figs. 1-4, 5A1-2 [Copeia v. 107 (no. 2); ref. 36783] Nosy Faho, Madagascar, 18°17'32.2"S, 49°24'35.8"E, depth 15-20 meters. Holotype: SIO 19-2. Paratypes: UADBA 59997 (1), ZRC 60713 (2). •Valid as Pomacentrus vatosoa Frable & Tea 2019. Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus vatosoa Frable & Tea 2019. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Northeastern Madagascar, western Indian Ocean. Habitat: marine.

velox, Chromis Jenkins [O. P.] 1901:393, Fig. 6 [Bulletin of the U. S. Fish Commission v. 19 (1899); ref. 2340] Honolulu, Oahu Island, Hawaiian Islands. Holotype: USNM 49698. Paratypes: CAS-SU 5995 (1), 23293 (2), 23309 (3). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:82-83 [ref. 12291]. Type series apparently consists of 5 specimens (see p. 393). The figured specimen, listed as the type, can be considered as the holotype if that specimen is identifiable. •Synonym of Chromis ovalis (Steindachner 1900) -- (Randall & Follett 1989:848 [ref. 13575], Allen 1991:240 [ref. 19344], Mundy 2005:427 [ref. 28379]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis ovalis (Steindachner 1900). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

venustulus, Pomacentrus Rochebrune [A. T. de] 1885:94 [Bulletin de la Société philomathique de Paris (7th Série) v. 9; ref. 3791] Mellacordée River, western Africa. Museo Bouvieri. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

verater, Chromis Jordan [D. S.] & Metz [C. W.] 1912:526, Pl. 71 (fig. 2) [Proceedings of the United States National Museum v. 42 (no. 1915); ref. 10639] Honolulu market, Oahu Island, Hawaiian Islands. Holotype: USNM 73912. Paratypes:CAS- SU 22389 (1). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:83 [ref. 12291]. •Valid as Chromis verater Jordan & Metz 1912 -- (Allen 1991:241 [ref. 19344], Mundy 2005:428 [ref. 28379], Senou & Kudo 2007 [ref. 29071], Randall 2007:307 [ref. 30952]). Current status: Valid as Chromis verater Jordan & Metz 1912. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Central Pacific: Johnston Atoll and Hawaiian Islands. Habitat: marine.

verweyi, Amphiprion Whitley [G. P.] 1933:85 [Records of the Australian Museum v. 19 (no. 1); ref. 4677] Northwest Islet, Capricorn Group, Queensland, Australia. Holotype: AMS IA.5063. Paratypes: AMS IA.5064-65 (1, 5). •Synonym of Amphiprion melanopus Bleeker 1852 -- (Allen 1991:237 [ref. 19344], Allen et al. 2006:1445 [ref. 29090], Ogihara et al. 2009:198 [ref. 30934]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion melanopus Bleeker 1852. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

victoriae, Glyphidodon Günther [A.] 1863:115 [2] [Annals and Magazine of Natural History (Series 3) v. 11 (no. 62); ref. 1972] Victoria, South Australia. Holotype (unique): BMNH. On p. 2 of separate. •Valid as Parma victoriae (Günther 1863) -- (Allen 1987:256 [ref. 6250], Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:232 [ref. 23929], Gomon et al. 1994:675 [ref. 22532], Kuiter 1997:250 [ref. 25488], Hutchins 2001:267 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen et al. 2006:1462 [ref. 29090], Allen & Gomon 2008:638 [ref. 30653], Hoschke et al. 2019:157 [ref. 36626]). Current status: Valid as Parma victoriae (Günther 1863). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southeastern Indian Ocean: Jurien Bay (Western Australia) to Wilson's Promontory (Victoria, Australia), including northern Tasmania. Habitat: marine.

vietnamicus, Amblypomacentrus Prokofiev [A. M.] 2004:121, Figs. 1-2 [Zoosystematica Rossica v. 31 (no. 1); ref. 28088] Eastward of N'achang City, Che Island, off Vietnam, South China Sea. Holotype: ZIN 53059. Paratypes: ZIN 53060 (1). •Valid as Amblypomacentrus vietnamicus Prokofiev 2004. Current status: Valid as Amblypomacentrus vietnamicus Prokofiev 2004. Pomacentridae. Distribution: South China Sea. Habitat: marine.

villadolidi, Chromis Jordan [D. S.] & Tanaka [S.] 1927:387, Pl. 34 (fig. 1) [Annals of the Carnegie Museum v. 17 (nos 3-4) (12); ref. 2537] Sea of Japan, between Tsushima and Fukuoka, Kiusiu, Japan. Holotype: FMNH 59185 [ex CM 8328]. Paratypes: (5) CAS-SU 23681 (1). Type catalog: Henn 1928:94 [ref. 12305], Böhlke 1953:83 [ref. 12291], Ibarra & Stewart 1987:25 [ref. 12367]. •Synonym of Chromis notata Jordan & Tanaka 1927 -- (Iwatsubo & Motomura 2013:194 [ref. 33092]). Current status: Synonym of Chromis notata (Temminck & Schlegel 1843). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

viola, Parma Whitley [G. P.] 1929:231, Pl. 28 (fig. 2) [Memoirs of the Queensland Museum v. 9 (pt 3); ref. 4666] Tasmania, Australia. Holotype (unique): AMS I.6611. •Synonym of Parma victoriae (Günther 1863) -- (Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344], Gomon et al. 1994:675 [ref. 22532], Allen et al. 2006:1462 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Synonym of Parma victoriae (Günther 1863). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

violaceus, Glyphisodon Brevoort [J. C.] 1856:264 [12] [Notes on some figures of Japanese fish taken from recent specimens by the artists of the U. S. Japan Expedition. Pp. 253-288, Pls. 3-12 (color) In: M. C. Perry, Narrative of the Expedition of an American Squadron to the China Seas and Japan.; ref. 17284] Ryukyu Islands, Japan. No types known. On p. 12 of separate. Based on a drawing. •Synonym of Neoglyphidodon melas (Valenciennes 1830) -- (Allen 1991:246 [ref. 19344], Kottelat 2013:377 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Neoglyphidodon melas (Valenciennes 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

violascens, Pristotis Bleeker [P.] 1848:637 [Journal of the Indian Archipelago and Eastern Asia (Singapore) v. 2 (no. 9); ref. 315] Bima, Sumbawa Island, Lesser Sunda Islands, Indonesia. Syntype or holotype: RMNH 6463 (1 or more of 11). •Valid as Neopomacentrus violascens (Bleeker 1848) -- (Yoshino in Masuda et al. 1984:195 [ref. 6441] as violaceus, Allen 1991:247 [ref. 19344], Lee & Kim 1996:33 [ref. 25726], Allen 1997:162, 164 [ref. 23977], Myers 1999:183 [ref. 23965], Nakabo 2000:943 [ref. 25182], Allen 2001:3344 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:943 [ref. 26193], Youn 2002:364, 633 [ref. 26218], Allen & Adrim 2003:46 [ref. 26830], Myers & Donaldson 2003:633 [ref. 27495], Randall 2005:373 [ref. 28239], Allen & Erdmann 2012:608 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:121 [ref. 33932]). Current status: Valid as Neopomacentrus violascens (Bleeker 1848). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: East Andaman Sea, Indonesia, Philippines, Papua New Guinea east to New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

virescens, Chromis Ogilby [J. D.] 1922:303, Pl. 19 (fig. 3) [Memoirs of the Queensland Museum v. 7; ref. 15359] Hervey Bay, southern Queensland, Australia. Syntypes: QM I.3476-79 (1, 1, 1, 1) •Synonym of Pristotis jerdoni (Day 1873) -- (Allen 1991:252 [ref. 19344]). •Synonym of Pristotis obtusirostris (Günther 1862) -- (Allen et al. 2006:1469 [ref. 29090]). Current status: Synonym of Pristotis obtusirostris (Günther 1862). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

viridis, Pomacentrus Cuvier [G.] (ex Ehrenberg) in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:420 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Massawa, Eritrea, Red Sea; Guam, Mariana Islands, western Pacific. No types known. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:36 [ref. 20862]. •Synonym of Chromis caerulea (Cuvier 1830) -- (Dor 1984:181 [ref. 29757]). •Valid as Chromis viridis (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen & Swainston 1988:104 [ref. 25477], Winterbottom et al. 1989:46 [ref. 13251], Randall et al. 1990:261 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:241 [ref. 19344], Goren & Dor 1994:49 [ref. 25356], Allen 1997:166 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:258 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:261 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:178 [ref. 23965], Fricke 1999:373 [ref. 24106], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Johnson 1999:741 [ref. 25471], Nakabo 2000:928 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:320 [ref. 25191], Randall & Earle 2000:16 [ref. 25806], Allen 2000:109 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3352 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:928 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Myers & Donaldson 2003:632 [ref. 27495], Lobel & Lobel 2004:73 [ref. 27576], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Heemstra et al. 2004:3324 [ref. 27945], Randall 2005:361 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1451 [ref. 29090], Fricke et al. 2009:79 [ref. 30213], Shibukawa 2009:206 [ref. 30449], Quéro et al. 2010:326 [ref. 30746], Motomura et al. 2010:150 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:586 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2013:264 [ref. 32706], Fricke et al. 2014:116 [ref. 33932], Delrieu-Trottin et al. 2015:7 [ref. 33988], Koeda et al. 2016:10 [ref. 35354], Fricke et al. 2018:265 [ref. 35805], Golani & Fricke 2018:114 [ref. 36273], Arndt & Fricke 2019:26 [ref. 36883], Fricke et al. 2019:212 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Chromis viridis (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, Indo-West Pacific: East Africa, Mozambique Channel, Comoros, Madagascar and Mascarenes east to Wake Atoll, Marquesas Islands and Tuamotu Archipelago, north to southern Japan and Ryukyu Islands, south to Western Australia, Middleton Reef, New Caledonia and Tonga. Habitat: marine.

vitianus, Pomacentrus Sauvage [H.-E.] 1879:206 [Bulletin de la Société philomathique de Paris (7th Série) v. 3; ref. 13259] Fiji Islands. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-9897 (4). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:29 [ref. 20862]. •Synonym of Stegastes lividus (Forster 1801) -- (Allen 1991:253 [ref. 19344] as virianus). Current status: Synonym of Stegastes lividus (Forster 1801). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

vittatus, Coracinus Gronow [L. T.] in Gray 1854:57 [Catalogue of fish collected and described by Laurence Theodore Gronow; ref. 1911] Indian Ocean and Ambon Island, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Syntypes: BMNH 1853.11.12.33 [Gronovius coll.] (1, skin) ? Ambon. Type catalog: Wheeler 1958:227 [ref. 13434] but as holotype. •Synonym of Amphiprion polymnus (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Wheeler 1958:227 [ref. 13434]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion polymnus (Linnaeus 1758). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

waigiensis, Glyphisodon Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:457 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Waigeo, Indonesia; Rawak Island, Bismarck Archipelago. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

wardi, Pomacentrus Whitley [G. P.] 1927:301, Fig. [Records of the Australian Museum v. 15 (no. 5); ref. 4662] Heron Island, Capricorn Group, Queensland, Australia. Holotype: AMS IA.2964. Paratypes: AMS IA.2963 (1). Additional material: (5) IA.6389 (1). •Valid as Pomacentrus wardi Whitley 1927 -- (Randall et al. 1990:281 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:251 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:245 [ref. 23929], Randall et al. 1997:281 [ref. 25919], Johnson 1999:742 [ref. 25471], Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Randall et al. 2004:21 [ref. 27624] as cf wardi, Allen et al. 2006:1468 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2009:125 [ref. 30681], Allen et al. 2011:41 [ref. 31134], Larson et al. 2013:173 [ref. 32988]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus wardi Whitley 1927. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Australia. Habitat: marine.

weberi, Chromis Fowler [H. W.] & Bean [B. A.] 1928:41, Pl. 1 [Bulletin of the United States National Museum No. 100, v. 7; ref. 1475] Jakarta, Java, Indonesia. Holotype: USNM 72713. Paratypes: (7) USNM 96955 + 98242 (4 + 3, combined). Additional material: (125) ANSP, FMNH 62625 (1), USNM. Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:147 [ref. 13621] and Ibarra & Stewart 1987:25 [ref. 12367] but their material we regard as non-types. Besides the designated holotype, we regard only the one lot from Panpan, Tara Island, containing 9 specimens as paratypes -- the lot designated by the authors as "Types"; all other material is considered as additional original material. •Valid as Chromis weberi Fowler & Bean 1928 -- (Dor 1984:182 [ref. 29757], Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:193 [ref. 6441], Allen 1986:675 [ref. 5631], Allen & Swainston 1988:104 [ref. 25477], Winterbottom et al. 1989:46 [ref. 13251], Randall et al. 1990:261 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:241 [ref. 19344], Kuiter 1993:237 [ref. 23929], Goren & Dor 1994:50 [ref. 25356], Randall 1995:261 [ref. 22896], Allen 1997:166 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:261 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:179 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:929 [ref. 25182], Sadovy & Cornish 2000:193 [ref. 25480], Allen 2000:109 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:929 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:132 [ref. 27510], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Heemstra & Heemstra 2004:332 [ref. 28072], Randall 2005:361 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1451 [ref. 29090], Fricke et al. 2009:79 [ref. 30213], Motomura et al. 2010:150 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:586 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2013:264 [ref. 32706], Fricke et al. 2014:116 [ref. 33932], Fowler et al. 2017:[4] 2252 [ref. 36358], Fricke et al. 2018:265 [ref. 35805], Golani & Fricke 2018:114 [ref. 36273], Eagderi et al. 2019:96 [ref. 37020], Fricke et al. 2019:212 [ref. 36673], Zajonz et al. 2019:86 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Chromis weberi Fowler & Bean 1928. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, Indo-West Pacific: East Africa, Persian Gulf, Socotra, Madagascar and Réunion (western Mascarenes) east to Line Islands, north to southern Japan, south to Jervis Bay (A.C.T., Australia) and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

westalli, Lepicephalochromis Whitley [G. P.] 1964:180, Fig. 11 [Records of the Australian Museum v. 26 (no. 5); ref. 3772] Kenn Reef, Coral Sea. Holotype: AMS IB.4975. Paratypes: AMS IB.4946-47 (1, 13), IB.4976 (23). •Synonym of Chromis chrysurus (Bliss 1883) -- (Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344]). •Synonym of Chromis chrysura (Bliss 1883). Current status: Synonym of Chromis chrysura (Bliss 1883). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

westaustralis, Chromis Allen [G. R.] 1976:139, Fig. 2 [Records of the Western Australian Museum v. 4 (pt 2); ref. 7329] Long Island, Wallabi Group, Houtman Abrolhos, about 28°30'S, 113°47'E, Western Australia, depth 2-8 meters. Holotype: WAM P.25317-008. Paratypes: AMS I.18475-001 (1); BMNH 1975.9.23.9 [ex WAM P.22046] (1); BPBM 19058 (2), 19059 (3), 19163 (1); USNM 214702 (2); WAM P.2789-001 (1), P.24853-001 (1), P.25307-011 (1), P.25308-006 (2), P.25317-009 (1), P.25376-002 (1). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:29 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:31 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Chromis westaustralis Allen 1976 -- (Allen 1991:241 [ref. 19344], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Allen et al. 2006:1452 [ref. 29090], Allen & Gomon 2008:635 [ref. 30653], Larson et al. 2013:170-171 [ref. 32988], Iwatsubo & Motomura 2018:28 [ref. 35995], Hoschke et al. 2019:157 [ref. 36626]). Current status: Valid as Chromis westaustralis Allen 1976. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean: Western Australia and Northern Territory (Australia). Habitat: marine.

westermani, Glyphidodon Bleeker [P.] 1863:30 [Verslagen en Mededeelingen der Koninklijke Akademie van Wetenschappen. Afdeling Natuurkunde. v. 15; ref. 17009] Java, Indonesia. Syntypes: (2). •Synonym of Chrysiptera annulata (Peters 1855) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera annulata (Peters 1855). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

whitleyi, Abudefduf Allen [G. R.] & Robertson [D. R.] 1974:154, Pl. 1 [Records of the Australian Museum v. 29 (no. 4); ref. 7488] Pixie Reef, Great Barrier Reef, off Cairns, Queensland, Australia, 16°32'S, 145°51'E, depth 3 meters. Holotype: AMS I.16634-001. Paratypes: AMS IA.894 (1), IA.1772 (1), IB.3112 (1), I.15638-007 (7), I.15642-001 (10), I.15681-004 (9), I.15683-003 (67); BPBM 13605-06 (3, 1); USNM 207939-40 (1, 2). •Valid as Abudefduf whitleyi Allen & Robertson 1974 -- (Randall et al. 1990:249 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:235 [ref. 19344], Francis 1993:163 [ref. 25479], Francis & Randall 1993:122, 131 [ref. 20996], Kuiter 1993:235 [ref. 23929], Allen 1997:164 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:249 [ref. 25919], Johnson 1999:740 [ref. 25471], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:316 [ref. 25191], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Randall 2005:349 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1442 [ref. 29090], Fricke et al. 2011: 409 [ref. 31242], Fowler et al. 2017:[4] 2252 [ref. 36358]). Current status: Valid as Abudefduf whitleyi Allen & Robertson 1974. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Southwestern Pacific: Queensland south to southern New South Wales (Australia), east to New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.

woodsi, Chromis Bruner [J. C.] & Arnam [S.] 1979:50, Figs. 1-2 [Fieldiana Zoology v. 73 (no. 3); ref. 8844] Somalia coast, western Indian Ocean, 11°24'N, 61°35'E, depth 75-175 meters. Holotype: FMNH 85011. Paratypes: BPBM 21080 (1); FMNH 84998-85002 (5), 85012 (1), 85013 (now 0), 85014-16 (3), 85017-18 (0, 0), 85019-21 (3), 85022 (1); ROM 34301 (1); WAM P.26020-001 (1). Type catalog: Ibarra & Stewart 1987:25 [ref. 12367], Hutchins & Smith 1991:29 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:32 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Chromis woodsi Bruner & Arnam 1979 -- (Allen 1986:675 [ref. 5631], Allen 1991:241 [ref. 19344], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Allen & Erdmann 2009:133 [ref. 30466], Arango et al. 2019:13 [ref. 36621]). Current status: Valid as Chromis woodsi Bruner & Arnam 1979. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Indian Ocean. Habitat: marine.

xanthochirus, Heliases Bleeker [P.] 1851:248 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 2 (no. 2); ref. 331] Banda Neira, Banda Islands, Indonesia. Syntypes: (5) ?BMNH 1861.2.28.43 (1), ?NMV 46062 (1). •Valid as Chromis xanthochira (Bleeker 1851) -- (Randall et al. 1990:262 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:241 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:168 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:262 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:179 [ref. 23965], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Allen et al. 2006:1452 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2012:587 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:117 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:212 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Chromis xanthochira (Bleeker 1851). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean, western Pacific: Christmas Island east to Pohnpei and New Ireland (Papua New Guinea), south to northern Australia. Habitat: marine.

xanthonotus, Glyphisodon Bleeker [P.] 1859:357 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 18; ref. 16983] Sancapura, Bawean, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): RMNH 6493. •Synonym of Neoglyphidodon melas (Valenciennes 1830) -- (Allen 1991:246 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Neoglyphidodon melas (Valenciennes 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

xanthopterygia, Chromis Randall [J. E.] & McCarthy [L. J.] 1988:134, Figs. 1-3 [Revue française d'Aquariologie Herpétologie v. 14 (no. 4) (1987); ref. 9099] Coral reef, northeastern side of Jana Island, Persian Gulf, Saudi Arabia, depth 12 meters. Holotype: BPBM 30436. Paratypes: BMNH 1888.12.29.174-176 (3), 1986.6.24.1 (1); BPBM 21356 (2), 30308 (2), 30407 (1), 30495 (7), 31255 (1); CAS 58492 (1); NSMT-P 41766 (1); ROM 50818 (1); SAIAB [formerly RUSI] 26038 [not 26039, ex BPBM 31255] (1); USNM 278732 (1); WAM P.25786-002 (6), P.25991-006 (1), P.26460-008 (2), P.26461-005 (1), P.28787-001 (1). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:29 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:32 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Chromis xanthopterygia Randall & McCarthy 1988 -- (Allen 1991:241 [ref. 19344], Randall 1995:261 [ref. 22896], Carpenter et al. 1997:196 [ref. 23922], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Eagderi et al. 2019:96 [ref. 37020]). Current status: Valid as Chromis xanthopterygia Randall & McCarthy 1988. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Northwestern Indian Ocean: Persian Gulf and Gulf of Oman. Habitat: marine.

xanthosoma, Dascyllus Bleeker [P.] 1851:247 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 2 (no. 2); ref. 331] Banda Neira, Banda Islands, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): RMNH 6455 (1 of 47). •Synonym of Dascyllus reticulatus (Richardson 1846) -- (Allen 1991:244 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Dascyllus reticulatus (Richardson 1846). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

xanthosternus, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] 1991:163, 233, Fig. [Damselfishes of the world; ref. 19344] Pulau Putri, Seribu Islands Java Sea, Indonesia, depth 2-3 meters. Holotype: LIPI NCIP 3996. Paratypes: BPBM 18576 (1), LIPI NCIP 4000 (1), WAM P.25248-002 (2). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:31 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:34 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Pomacentrus xanthosternus Allen 1991 -- (Allen 2001:3345 [ref. 26132], Allen & Adrim 2003:47 [ref. 26830], Allen & Wright 2003:136 [ref. 27247], Allen & Erdmann 2012:626 [ref. 31980]). Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus xanthosternus Allen 1991. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Myanmar, Thailand and Indonesia. Habitat: marine.

xanthozona, Glyphisodon Bleeker [P.] 1853:283 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 4 (no. 2); ref. 12580] Cauer, Sumatra, Indonesia. Syntypes: (3) RMNH 6484 (3 of 34). •Synonym of Chrysiptera leucopoma (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1986:676 [ref. 5631], Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344]). •Valid as Chrysiptera xanthozona (Bleeker 1853) -- (Winterbottom et al. 1989:47 [ref. 13251]). •Synonym of Chrysiptera brownriggii (Bennett 1828) based on status of leucopoma. Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera brownriggii (Bennett 1828). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

xanthurus, Amphiprion Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:402 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-8106 (1), 0000-8108 (1). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:5-6 [ref. 20862], Bauchot & Daget 1996:242 [ref. 22899]. •Synonym of Amphiprion clarkii (Bennett 1830) -- (Allen 1991:236 [ref. 19344], Heemstra 2004:3338 [ref. 27945]). •Synonym of the younger name Amphiprion allardi Klausewitz 1970 -- (Fricke 1999:368 [ref. 24106]). Current status: Synonym of Amphiprion allardi Klausewitz 1970. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

xanthurus, Dascyllus Bleeker [P.] 1853:117 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 4 (no. 1); ref. 16900] Ambon Island, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): RMNH 6463 (1 of 11). •Synonym of Neopomacentrus violascens (Bleeker 1848) -- (Allen 1991:247 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Neopomacentrus violascens (Bleeker 1848). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

xanthurus, Glyphisodon Bleeker [P.] 1853:345 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 5 (no. 3); ref. 5117] Ambon Island, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): RMNH 6491. Bleeker specimens: BMNH 1862.2.28.31 (1), ?NMV 45853 (1). •Synonym of Neoglyphidodon nigroris (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen 1991:246 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Neoglyphidodon nigroris (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

xanthurus, Heliases Bleeker [P.] 1854:107 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië v. 6 (no. 1); ref. 16924] Banda Neira, Banda Islands, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): RMNH.PISC 6510. •Valid as Chromis xanthura (Bleeker 1854) -- (Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:193 [ref. 6441] as xanthurus, Randall et al. 1990:262 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:241 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:168 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:262 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:179 [ref. 23965], Fricke 1999:374 [ref. 24106], Randall 1999:19 [ref. 25829], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122] as xanthurus, Nakabo 2000:929 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:320 [ref. 25191], Randall & Earle 2000:16 [ref. 25806], Allen 2000:109 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:929 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Myers & Donaldson 2003:632 [ref. 27495], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Randall 2005:362 [ref. 28239], Fricke et al. 2009:79 [ref. 30213], Motomura et al. 2010:150 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:587 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:117 [ref. 33932], Delrieu-Trottin et al. 2015:7 [ref. 33988], Motomura et al. 2017:[9] [ref. 35661], Allen 2018:20 [ref. 35994], Fricke et al. 2019:212 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Chromis xanthura (Bleeker 1854). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Réunion (Mascarenes), Cocos-Keeling Islands and Christmas Island east to Pitcairn Group, north to southern Japan, south to Western Australia, Queensland (Australia), New Caledonia and Tonga. Habitat: marine.

xanthurus, Neopomacentrus Allen [G. R.] & Randall [J. E.] 1981:(6) 54, Figs. 36-37 [Israel Journal of Zoology v. 29 (nos 1/3) (for 1980); ref. 8760] Suakin harbor, Red Sea State, off marine lab jetty, Sudan, Red Sea, depth 0.5 meters. Holotype: BPBM 17908. Paratypes: BMNH 1976.9.20.10-13 (4); BPBM 20432 (1), 20473 (1); HUJ 8371 (1), MNHN 1976-0117 (5); TAU [= SMNHTAU] P.3780 (7); USNM 216479 (106); WAM P.25618-001 (5), P.25790-005 (2), P.25794-003 (8), P.25795-001 (4). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:21 [ref. 20862], Hutchins & Smith 1991:30 [ref. 19335], Golani 2006:29 [ref. 28840], Moore et al. 2008:32 [ref. 30117]. Subjectively invalid; secondarily preoccupied in Neopomacentrus by Dascyllus xanthurus Bleeker 1853. •Valid as Neopomacentrus xanthurus Allen & Randall 1981 -- (Dor 1984:184 [ref. 29757], Allen 1991:247 [ref. 19344] [although Allen also placed Dascyllus xanthurus Bleeker 1853 in Neopomacentrus, thereby making Neopomacentrus xanthurus Allen & Randall a junior secondary homonym], Goren & Dor 1994:50 [ref. 25356], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], DiBattista et al. 2015:21 [ref. 35706], Bogorodsky & Randall 2018:[16] 254 [ref. 36492], Golani & Fricke 2018:115 [ref. 36273], Zajonz et al. 2019:87 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Neopomacentrus xanthurus Allen & Randall 1981. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Red Sea, northwestern Indian Ocean: Gulf of Aden, Socotra. Habitat: marine.

xanthurus, Pomacentrus Poey [F.] 1860:190 [Memorias sobre la historia natural de la Isla de Cuba v. 2; ref. 3499] Havana, Cuba. Syntypes and/or Poey specimens: MCZ 151392 [ex MCZ 14677a] (3). Type catalog: Howell Rivero 1938:207-208 [ref. 22926]. •Synonym of Pomacentrus leucostictus Müller & Troschel 1848 -- (Lloris & Rucabado 1990:849 [ref. 15959]). •Synonym of Stegastes variabilis (Castelnau 1855) -- (Allen 1991:254 [ref. 19344]). •Valid as Stegastes xanthurus (Poey 1860) -- (Smith-Vaniz & Jelks 2014:62 [ref. 33341], Robertson et al. 2016:147 [ref. 34961]). Current status: Valid as Stegastes xanthurus (Poey 1860). Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Atlantic. Habitat: marine.

xanthus, Pomacentrus analis forma Metzelaar [J.] 1919:98, Fig. 29 [Report on the fishes; ref. 2982] Antilles. Syntypes: (several) ZMA 100660 (1). Type catalog: Nijssen et al. 1982:88 [ref. 19236]. Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

xouthos, Chromis Allen [G. R.] & Erdmann [M. V.] 2005:90, Figs. 1-2 [aqua, Journal of Ichthyology and Aquatic Biology v. 10 (no. 3); ref. 28410] Patch reef off Teupinpineung Point, 5°47.674'N, 95°20.803'E. Palau Weh, Aceh Province, Sumatra, Indonesia, depth 25 meters. Holotype: NCIP 6301. Paratypes: NCIP 6302 (1), WAM P.32757-001 (2), USNM 383523 (2). Type catalog: Moore et al. 2008:32 [ref. 30117] as xouthus. •Valid as Chromis xouthos Allen & Erdmann 2005 -- (Allen & Erdmann 2012:587 [ref. 31980], Zajonz et al. 2019:86 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Chromis xouthos Allen & Erdmann 2005. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Indian Ocean: Socotra, Maldives and Sumatra (Indonesia). Habitat: marine.

xutha, Chromis Randall [J. E.] 1988:54, Figs. 5-6 [Revue française d'Aquariologie Herpétologie v. 15 (no. 2); ref. 14252] Reef front, eastern side of Villingili Island, North Malé Atoll, Maldives, Indian Ocean, depth 8-12 meters. Holotype: BPBM 18864. Paratypes: BMNH 1988.6.2.3-4 (2); BPBM 16395 (1), 27278 (4), 28441 (15), 32704-05 (7, 5); CAS 33135 (15); ROM 54940 (10); SAIAB [formerly RUSI] 27721 (2); USNM 296243 (2); WAM P.26517-001 (3). Type catalog: Hutchins & Smith 1991:29 [ref. 19335], Moore et al. 2008:32 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Chromis xutha Randall 1988 -- (Allen 1991:241 [ref. 19344], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Randall 2005:355 [ref. 28239], Fricke et al. 2018:265 [ref. 35805]). Current status: Valid as Chromis xutha Randall 1988. Pomacentridae. Distribution: East Africa, Comoros and Madagascar east to Maldives and Chagos Archipelago. Habitat: marine.

yamakawai, Chromis Iwatsubo [H.] & Motomura [H.] 2013:209, Figs. 9-11, 12F [Species Diversity v. 18; ref. 33092] Northwest Pacific Ocean, off north west coast of Yoron-jima island, Kagoshima, Japan, 27°03'21"N, 128°24'39"E, depth 10 meters. Holotype: NSMT-P 111948. Paratypes: Many at BPBM, BSKU, FAKU, HMNH-P, HUMZ, KAUM, KPM-NI, KSHS, NSMT-P, URM-P, WAM-P, USNM. •Valid as Chromis yamakawai Iwatsubo & Motomura 2013 -- (Koeda et al. 2016:67 [ref. 35333], Koeda et al. 2016:10 [ref. 35354], Iwatsubo & Motomura 2018:28 [ref. 35995]). Current status: Valid as Chromis yamakawai Iwatsubo & Motomura 2013. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Japan, Taiwan and Philippines. Habitat: marine.

yamashinai, Abudefduf Okada [Y.] & Ikeda [H.] 1937:82, Fig. 1; Pl. 3 (fig. 2) [Bulletin of the Biogeographical Society of Japan v. 7; ref. 17211] Miyako Island, Ryukyu Islands, Japan. Holotype (unique): Okada coll. spec. 2255 (lost). Type information: Hayashi 1995:7 [ref. 22717]. •Synonym of Plectroglyphidodon leucozonus (Bleeker 1859) -- (Allen 1991:248 [ref. 19344] as leucozona). Current status: Synonym of Plectroglyphidodon leucozonus (Bleeker 1859). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

yoshii, Pomacentrus Allen [G. R.] & Randall [J. E.] 2004:83, Figs. 7-8 [aqua, Journal of Ichthyology and Aquatic Biology v. 9 (no. 2); ref. 28268] Outer reel slope off Calalen Islet, Majuro Atoll, Caroline Islands, depth 10-15 meters. Holotype: BPBM 39299. Paratypes: BPBM 9660 (1); CAS 220648 (2); MNHN 2004-2985 (2); USNM 380166 (1), 380167 (1); WAM P.32463-001 (2). Type catalog: Moore et al. 2008:34 [ref. 30117]. •Valid as Pomacentrus yoshii Allen & Randall 2004. Current status: Valid as Pomacentrus yoshii Allen & Randall 2004. Pomacentridae. Distribution: Western Pacific: Caroline Islands. Habitat: marine.

zanzibarensis, Pomacentrus von Bonde [C.] 1934:452, Pl. 23 (fig. 5) [Annals of the Natal Museum. v. 7 (pt 3); ref. 16466] Shearwater Patches, north of Zanzibar, Tanzania, western Indian Ocean, depth 17 fathoms. Holotype (unique): whereabouts unknown. •Synonym of Abudefduf sparoides (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Allen 1986:672 [ref. 5631], Allen 1991:234 [ref. 19344]). Current status: Synonym of Abudefduf sparoides (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.

zonatus, Glyphisodon Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830:483 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 5; ref. 999] New Guinea; Vanikoro Island, Santa Cruz Islands, southwestern Pacific. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-8360 (2) New Guinea, 0000-8337 (3) Vanikoro. Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:15 [ref. 20862]. •Synonym of Chrysiptera biocellata (Quoy & Gaimard 1825) -- (Allen 1991:242 [ref. 19344], Fricke & Kulbicki 2006:340 [ref. 28867]). Current status: Synonym of Chrysiptera biocellata (Quoy & Gaimard 1825). Pomacentridae. Habitat: marine.