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Life Science Identifier (LSID):

urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:dd97efa0-b45f-4e0e-95bd-dda27e9ed152

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

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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:Dascyllus reticulatus
For higher taxa, this will give you a hierarchical listing of layers for each taxon.

RDF

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Species presence
 Recorded In Australia
 Marine Habitats

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    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 Reticulated Dascyllus has a white or tan body with a dark bar crossing the body at the pectoral fin base. There is a second, less distinct bar at the rear of the body. The dorsal, anal and caudal fins are dark. source: Australian Museum Factsheets

Online resources

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

Species Lists

RLS profile v3
Abundance: 33.189
Commercial_Uses: None, other than trivial captures for aquarium trade
Common_Name: Headband humbug damsel;Headband Humbug; reticulated dascyllus
Depth: (0–16 m)
Diet: Plankton, Invertebrates, Algae, Fishes
Distribution: Pacific, Cocos-Keeling Islands in the eastern Indian Ocean to Samoa and the Line Islands, north to southern Japan, south to Rowley Shoals and Lord Howe Island . Not found in the Hawaiian and Society islands and islands beyond. Replaced by Dascyllus carneus in the Indian Ocean .
Frequency: 6.760
IUCN_Threat_status: Not assessed
Invasive: Not known to be invasive
Max_size: 90 mm
Range: 1827.226
Threats: No major threats to this species are known

Names and sources

Accepted name Source
Dascyllus reticulatus

Synonyms

Synonyms Source
Heliases reticulatus Richardson, 1846 Richardson, 1846
Published in: Richardson, J. 1846. Report on the ichthyology of the seas of China and Japan. Trans. Rep. 12th Meet. Br. Assoc. Adv. Sci. Vol. 1845 pp. 187-320

Common Names

Common name Source
Headband Humbug
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Reticulated Dascyllus
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Reticulated Humbug
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Gray Humbug
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Marginate Damselfish
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Reticulate Dascyllus
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Reticulated Damselfish
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Reticulated Puller
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Twostriped Damselfish
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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
Dascyllus
species
Dascyllus reticulatus  Recorded in Australia

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