Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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Species Amblyglyphidodon indicus Allen & Randall, 2002

Maldives Damselfish

  • Amblyglyphidodon indicus Allen & Randall, 2002.
    Type data:
     Holotype WAM P.26514-008, Villinglii Island, north MalĂ© Atoll, Maldives.
    Paratype(s) AM I.41006-001; BPBM 13877; BPBM 18901; BPBM 18924; BPBM 32970; CAS 32970; NCIPJ 6182-4; NSMT -P.61776; ROM 46338; ROM 71277-71278; ROM 72634; USNM 366837; WAM P.25523-008; WAM P.25527-001; WAM P.26514-006.



Extra Distribution Information

Cocos (Keeling) Islands, based on specimens in WAM; tropical, Indian Ocean

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Cocos (Keeling) Island Province (22)

Ecological Descriptors

Coral reef, marine.

Extra Ecological Information

1-15 m.


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
LABROIDEI 02-Jun-2017 ADDED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)