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Stegastes  Jenyns, 1840
Taxonomic Serial No.: 613171

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Brachypomacentrus Bleeker, 1877
    Eupomacentrus Bleeker, 1877
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderPerciformes  – perch-like fishes  
                               SuborderLabroidei  – parrotfishes, rainbowfishes, wrasses, labres, poissons-perroquets  
                                  FamilyPomacentridae  – damselfishes, demoiselles, castañetas y jaquetas, sergents  
                                     GenusStegastes Jenyns, 1840  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Stegastes acapulcoensis (Fowler, 1944) – Acapulco damselfish, jaqueta acapulqueña 
                                        Species Stegastes adustus (Troschel in Müller, 1865) – chopita prieta, dusky damselfish, jaqueta prieta 
                                        Species Stegastes albifasciatus (Schlegel and Müller, 1839)  
                                        Species Stegastes altus (Okada and Ikeda, 1937)  
                                        Species Stegastes apicalis (De Vis, 1885) – orangetipped damselfish 
                                        Species Stegastes arcifrons (Heller and Snodgrass, 1903)  
                                        Species Stegastes aureus (Fowler, 1927)  
                                        Species Stegastes baldwini Allen and Woods, 1980  
                                        Species Stegastes beebei (Nichols, 1924)  
                                        Species Stegastes diencaeus (Jordan and Rutter, 1897) – chopita miel, jaqueta miel, longfin damselfish 
                                        Species Stegastes dorsopunicans (Poey, 1868)  
                                        Species Stegastes emeryi (Allen and Randall, 1974)  
                                        Species Stegastes fasciolatus (Ogilby, 1889)  
                                        Species Stegastes flavilatus (Gill, 1862) – beaubrummel, jaqueta de dos colores 
                                        Species Stegastes fuscus (Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1830) – dusky damselfish 
                                        Species Stegastes gascoynei (Whitley, 1964)  
                                        Species Stegastes imbricatus Jenyns, 1840  
                                        Species Stegastes insularis Allen and Emery, 1985  
                                        Species Stegastes leucorus (Gilbert, 1892) – jaqueta rabo blanco, whitetail damselfish 
                                        Species Stegastes leucostictus (Müller and Troschel in Schomburgk, 1848) – chopita de cola amarilla, jaqueta bonita, beaugregory 
                                        Species Stegastes limbatus (Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1830)  
                                        Species Stegastes lividus (Forster in Bloch and Schneider, 1801)  
                                        Species Stegastes lubbocki Allen and Smith, 1992  
                                        Species Stegastes nigricans (Lacépède, 1802) – dusky damselfish 
                                        Species Stegastes obreptus (Whitley, 1948)  
                                        Species Stegastes otophorus (Poey, 1860) – chopita manchada, damselfish 
                                        Species Stegastes partitus (Poey, 1868) – chopita bicolor, jaqueta bicolor, bicolor damselfish 
                                        Species Stegastes pelicieri Allen and Emery, 1985  
                                        Species Stegastes pictus (Castelnau, 1855)  
                                        Species Stegastes planifrons (Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1830) – chopita amarilla, jaqueta de tres puntos, threespot damselfish 
                                        Species Stegastes rectifraenum (Gill, 1862) – Cortez damselfish, jaqueta de Cortés, brown damselfish 
                                        Species Stegastes redemptus (Heller and Snodgrass, 1903) – Clarion damselfish, jaqueta azafranada 
                                        Species Stegastes robertsoni Randall, 2001  
                                        Species Stegastes rocasensis (Emery, 1972)  
                                        Species Stegastes sanctaehelenae (Sauvage, 1879)  
                                        Species Stegastes sanctipauli Lubbock and Edwards, 1981  
                                        Species Stegastes trindadensis Gasparini, Moura, and Sazima, 1999  
                                        Species Stegastes uenfi Novelli, Nunan and Lima, 2000  
                                        Species Stegastes variabilis (Castelnau, 1855) – chopita cacao, jaqueta castaña, cocoa damselfish 

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  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
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