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Revision of the Indian Ocean dottyback fish genera Chlidichthys and Pectinochromis (Perciformes: Pseudochromidae: Pseudoplesiopinae)

Lookup NU author(s): Emeritus Professor Alasdair Edwards


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Chlidichthys Smith includes the following 13 species: C. abruptus Lubbock (St Brandon’s Shoals); C. auratus Lubbock (Red Sea); C. bibulus (Smith) (east coast of Africa, Aldabra and Socotra); C. cacatuoides Gill & Randall (Socotra and southern Oman); C. chagosensis new species (Chagos Archipelago); C. clibanarius new species (Comoros Ids, Madagascar and Aldabra); C. foudioides new species (Rodrigues); C. inornatus Lubbock (Maldive Ids and Sri Lanka); C. johnvoelckeri Smith (Comoros Ids and Tanzania to Mozambique, East Africa); C. pembae Smith (Comoros Ids and Tanzania to Natal, East Africa); C. randalli Lubbock (Mauritius); C. rubiceps Lubbock (Red Sea); C. smithae Lubbock (Mauritius). Pectinochromis Gill & Edwards includes a single species: P. lubbocki (Edwards & Randall) (Red Sea).

Publication metadata

Author(s): Gill AC, Edwards AJ

Publication type: Article

Publication status: Published

Journal: Smithiana Bulletin

Year: 2004

Volume: 3

Pages: 1-47

ISSN (electronic): 1684-4130

Publisher: National Research Foundation