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Australian Faunal Directory
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Life Science Identifier (LSID):

urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:6830a241-4870-489c-a719-b1f0900082af

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

RDF

To download an RDF/XML document for the concepts and names click here
A JSON view of this information is here here
A html view of this information is here here

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: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO
    Rights: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO

Description

The Three-spot Dascyllus is bluish with dark scale margins. Juveniles have a white spot on the forehead and one on each side of the body. The forehead spot disappears with age and the side spots fades. source: OZ Animals

Online resources

Australian National Fish Collection Images
Authoritative image, Images, Occurrence record
Encyclopedia of Life
Description, Video Page Url, Images, Occurrence record
OZ Animals
Description, Distribution, Morphology, Habitat, Diet, Images, Occurrence record
Reef Life Survey Images
Images, Occurrence record
Seafood Services Australia
CAAB Code, Author
Wikipedia
Images, Occurrence record

Species Lists

Tropical fish sightings on the Far South Coast NSW
Common / Alternate Name: Three-Spot dascyllus
General comments: Narooma
Land / Aquatic: Aquatic
RLS profile v3
Abundance: 48.712
Commercial_Uses: None, other than trivial captures for aquarium trade
Common_Name: Three-spot damsel;Threespot Humbug; three-spot dascyllus
Depth: (0–21 m)
Diet: Plankton, Invertebrates, Algae
Distribution: Indo-Pacific, Red Sea to the Line and Pitcairn islands and Japan to Australia
Frequency: 3.841
IUCN_Threat_status: Not assessed
Invasive: Not known to be invasive
Range: 1824.481
Threats: No major threats to this species are known
Global Invasive Species Information Network (GISIN)
ID: 171638
Provider: Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Program
Kingdom: 5
Language: English
ResourceType: 3
URL: http://nas.er.usgs.gov/queries/SpeciesMap.aspx?SpeciesID=2763
Global Invasive Species Information Network (GISIN)
ID: 29557
Provider: Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Program
Kingdom: 5
Language: English
ResourceType: 0
URL: http://nas.er.usgs.gov/queries/CollectionInfo.aspx?SpeciesID=2763
Global Invasive Species Information Network (GISIN)
ID: 31362
Provider: Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Program
Kingdom: 5
Language: English
ResourceType: 1
URL: http://nas.er.usgs.gov/queries/FactSheet.aspx?SpeciesID=2763
Global Invasive Species Information Network (GISIN)
ID: 34972
Provider: Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Program
Kingdom: 5
Language: English
ResourceType: 3
URL: http://nas2.er.usgs.gov/viewer/omap.aspx?SpeciesID=2763
Global Invasive Species Information Network (GISIN)
ID: 33167
Provider: Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Program
Kingdom: 5
Language: English
ResourceType: 3
URL: http://nas.er.usgs.gov/queries/SpeciesMap.aspx?SpeciesID=2763
Global Invasive Species Information Network (GISIN)
ID: 169835
Provider: Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Program
Kingdom: 5
Language: English
ResourceType: 1
URL: http://nas.er.usgs.gov/queries/FactSheet.aspx?SpeciesID=2763
Global Invasive Species Information Network (GISIN)
ID: 168032
Provider: Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Program
Kingdom: 5
Language: English
ResourceType: 0
URL: http://nas.er.usgs.gov/queries/CollectionInfo.aspx?SpeciesID=2763
Global Invasive Species Information Network (GISIN)
ID: 173441
Provider: Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Program
Kingdom: 5
Language: English
ResourceType: 3
URL: http://nas2.er.usgs.gov/viewer/omap.aspx?SpeciesID=2763

Names and sources

Accepted name Source
Dascyllus trimaculatus

Synonyms

Synonyms Source
Pomacentrus trimaculatus Rüppell, 1829 Rüppell, 1829
Published in: Rüppell, W.P.E. 1829. Atlas zu der Reise im nördlichen Afrika. Fische des Rothen Meeres. 2 Frankfurt : H.L. Brünner pp. 29-94 pls 8-24

Common Names

Common name Source
Threespot Humbug
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Three-spot Dascyllus
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Three-spot Humbug
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Threespot Dascyllus
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Damselfish
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Domino
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Domino Damselfish
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Three Spot Damsel
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Three Spot Damselfish
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Three Spot Dascyllus
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Three-spot Damsel
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Threespot Damselfish
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White-spot Puller
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Whitespot Humbug
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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 trimaculatus  Recorded in Australia

Occurrence records

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Name references found in the Biodiversity Heritage Library

Name references found in the TROVE - NLA

Genbank

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