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Amphiprion allardi


Amphiprion allardi was originally described as Amphiprion allardi by Klausewitz in 1970. It belongs to the family Pomacentridae. It is commonly known as Twobar anemonefish but has many other common names such as Allard's anemonefish in Australia, Twobar anemonefish in South Africa, Allard's anemonefish in Micronesia, Federated States, Tweebalk anemoonvis in Sodwana, Twobar anemonefish in Sodwana. more common names It is found in Salt water.
Species   allardi
AuthorWI   Klausewitz [W.]
AuthorNI   Klausewitz
Qualification   ---
Year   1970
Status   Valid
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Family   Pomacentridae
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Genus   Amphiprion
Subgenus   ---

Family   Pomacentridae
Genus   Amphiprion
Original Name   Amphiprion        
Taxon Name   allardi
Original Combination   Amphiprion allardi
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Amphiprion allardi
OriginalSubGenus   Amphiprion
Original Author   Klausewitz
Original AuthorWI   Klausewitz [W.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1970
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Bamburi near Mombasa, Kenya, western Indian Ocean.
Types   Paratypes: BPBM 9421-24 (2, 13, 2, 9); BMNH 1861.5.2.10 (1), 1902.1.16.90 (1), 1913.4.7.94-95 (2), 1938.12.6.12 (1), 1960.11.15.66-67 (2), 1968.5.30.121 (1); MCZH 4489 (3); SMF 10290-96 (3, 5, 41 or 42, 1, 2, 1, 30), 10297-98 (2 skeletons); 10311 (38 or 39), 10327 (2 or 3), 10328 (4); USNM 204240-44 (1, 14, 20, 1, 1).
Primary Code   Holotype
Primary Type   USNM 204239
Journal   Senckenb. Biol.
Citation   v. 51 (nos. 3/4)
Page   182
Illustrations   Figs. 1-6

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Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Amphiprion allardi
Current Species   allardi
Current Genus Amphiprion
Current AuthorWI Klausewitz [W.]
Current AuthorNI   Klausewitz
Current Year   1970
Current Family Pomacentridae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat Marine.        
Water Salt water
Habitat Notes Twobar anemonefish.
Commensal with large sea anemones (usually Heteractis and Stichodactyla) Attains 14 cm. Known only from reefs off East Africa as far south as Durban. Inhabits lagoons and outer reefs, associated with the anemones Entacmaea quadricolor, Heteractis aurora, and Stichodactyla mertensii.
Depth Range From 1 to 30 meters.

Current Summary   Valid as Amphiprion allardi  Klausewitz 1970. Pomacentridae.
Name History   •Valid as Amphiprion allardi Klausewitz 1970 -- (Allen 1986:673 [ref. 5631], Allen 1991:236 [ref. 19344], Fricke 1999:368 [ref. 24106], Heemstra 2004:3338 [ref. 27945], Heemstra & Heemstra 2004:331 [ref. 28072], Fricke et al. 2009:78 [ref. 30213], Fricke et al. 2013:264 [ref. 32706], Fricke et al. 2018:262 [ref. 35805]).

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akallopisos Amphiprion akallopisos Bleeker [P.] 1853Valid
akindynos Amphiprion akindynos Allen [G. R.] 1972Valid
albiventris Amphiprion albiventris Cuvier [G.] in Guérin-Méneville 1828In family
amamiensis Amphiprion amamiensis Mori [K.] 1966Synonym
americanus Amphiprion americanus Bloch [M. E.] & Schneider [J. G.] 1801Synonym
annamensis Amphiprion annamensis Chevey [P.] 1932Synonym
arion Amphiprion arion De Vis [C. W.] 1884Synonym
australe Amphiprion australe Schneider [J. G.] in Bloch & Schneider 1801Synonym
barberi Amphiprion barberi Allen [G. R.], Drew [J. A.] & Kaufman [L.] 2008Valid
bicinctus Amphiprion bicinctus Rüppell [W. P. E. S.] 1830Valid
bicolor Amphiprion bicolor Castelnau [F. L.] 1873Synonym
bifasciatus Amphiprion bifasciatus (Bloch [M. E.] 1792)Synonym
bifasciatus annamensis Amphiprion bifasciatus annamensis Chevey [P.] 1932Synonym
boholensis Amphiprion boholensis Cartier [O.] 1874Synonym
calliops Amphiprion calliops Schultz [L. P.] 1966Synonym
carinatus Amphiprion carinatus Schneider [J. G.] in Bloch & Schneider 1801Synonym
chagosensis Amphiprion chagosensis Allen [G. R.] 1972Valid
chrysargyrus Amphiprion chrysargyrus Richardson [J.] 1846Synonym
chrysogaster Amphiprion chrysogaster Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830Valid
chrysopterus Amphiprion chrysopterus Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830Valid
clarckii Amphiprion clarckii Bennett [J. W.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830Synonym
clarkii Amphiprion clarkii (Bennett [J. W.] 1830)Valid
ephippium Amphiprion ephippium (Bloch [M. E.] 1790)Valid
frenatus Amphiprion frenatus Brevoort [J. C.] 1856Valid
fusciventer Amphiprion fusciventer Bennett [E. T.] 1832Synonym
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