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Australian Faunal Directory
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Life Science Identifier (LSID):

urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:31cfb25f-a20e-4d6c-b78f-c585aa3238dc

LSIDs are persistent, location-independent,resource identifiers for uniquely naming biologically significant resources including species names, concepts, occurrences, genes or proteins, or data objects that encode information about them. To put it simply, LSIDs are a way to identify and locate pieces of biological information on the web.

Data Links

JSON

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WMS

To use WMS services, copy and paste the following GetCapabilities URL into your OGC client (e.g. uDIG, ESRI ArcGIS)
http://biocache.ala.org.au/ws/ogc/ows?q=species:Amblyglyphidodon aureus
For higher taxa, this will give you a hierarchical listing of layers for each taxon.

RDF

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Further details

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Species presence
 Recorded In Australia
 Marine Habitats

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  • representative image of taxa
    Source: Australian National Fish Collection Images
    Image by: BIO Photography Group, Biodiversity Institute of Ontario
    Rights: BIO Photography Group, Biodiversity Institute of Ontario

Description

The Golden Damsel can be distinguished by its golden yellow colour and the small bluish to purplish spots on its face. Some fish may have a dark diffuse blotch on the sides of the body. source: Australian Museum Factsheets

Online resources

Australian Museum Factsheets
Description, Distribution, Morphology, Habitat
Australian National Fish Collection Images
Authoritative image, Images, Occurrence record
Encyclopedia of Life
Description, Images, Occurrence record, Video Page Url
Lizard Island Research Station
Images, Occurrence record
Reef Life Survey Images
Images, Occurrence record
Seafood Services Australia
CAAB Code, Author
Wikipedia
Reference, Images, Occurrence record

Species Lists

RLS profile v3
Abundance: 8
Commercial_Uses: None, other than trivial captures for aquarium trade
Common_Name: Golden damsel;Golden damsel
Depth: (0–2 m)
Diet: Plankton, Algae, Invertebrates
Distribution: Indo-West Pacific, Andaman Sea to Fiji and the Ryukyu Islands to New Caledonia
Frequency: 0.617
IUCN_Threat_status: Not assessed
Invasive: Not known to be invasive
Max_size: 130 mm
Range: 10
Threats: No major threats to this species are known

Names and sources

Accepted name Source
Amblyglyphidodon aureus

Synonyms

Synonyms Source
Glyphisodon aureus Cuvier, 1830 Cuvier, 1830
Published in: Cuvier, G.L. in Cuvier, G.L. & Valenciennes, A. 1830. Histoire Naturelle des Poissons Paris : Levrault Vol. 5 pp. 499 pp. pls 100-140

Common Names

Common name Source
Golden Damsel
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Golden Sergeant
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Golden Damselfish
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Golden Devil
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Working classification

kingdom
ANIMALIA
phylum
CHORDATA
subphylum
VERTEBRATA
suprageneric
GNATHOSTOMATA
suprageneric
PISCES
class
ACTINOPTERYGII
subphylum
EUTELEOSTEI
superorder
ACANTHOPTERYGII
order
PERCIFORMES
suborder
LABROIDEI
family
POMACENTRIDAE
genus
Amblyglyphidodon
species
Amblyglyphidodon aureus  Recorded in Australia

Occurrence records

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Name references found in the Biodiversity Heritage Library

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Genbank

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