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Abudefduf melas  (Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1830)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 170070

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): black damselfish [English]
  Valid Name: Neoglyphidodon melas (Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1830)
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - subsequent name/combination   
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 28-Mar-2002, website (version 15-Feb-02)  
  Acquired: 2002   
  Reference for: Abudefduf melas   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Abudefduf melas   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Jordan, David Starr, Shigeho Tanaka, and John Otterbein Snyder  
  Publication Date: 1913   
  Article/Chapter Title: A Catalogue of the Fishes of Japan   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of the College of Science, Tokyo Imperial University, vol. 33, pt. 1   
  Page(s): 1-497   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Abudefduf melas   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Munro, Ian S. R.  
  Publication Date: 1967   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Fishes of New Guinea   
  Page(s): xxxvii + 651   
  Publisher: Department of Agriculture, Stock and Fisheries   
  Publication Place: Port Moresby, New Guinea   
  Reference for: Abudefduf melas   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Shiino, Sueo M.  
  Publication Date: 1976   
  Article/Chapter Title: List of Common Names of Fishes of the World, Those Prevailing among English-speaking Nations   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Science Report of Shima Marineland, no. 4   
  Page(s): 262   
  Publisher: Shima Marineland   
  Publication Place: Kashikojima, Shima, Mie, Japan   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0385-1109   
  Reference for: black damselfish[English]   

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