List of Nominal Species of Pomacanthidae
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Nominal Species (n = 118) Present allocation (n = 91) Ref.
Centropyge abei Allen, Young & Colin, 2006 Centropyge abei 77035
Holacanthus acanthops Norman, 1922 Centropyge acanthops 5953
Holacanthus africanus Cadenat, 1951 Holacanthus africanus 4858
Holacanthus alternans Cuvier, 1831 Pomacanthus semicirculatus 33390
Chaetodon annularis Bloch, 1787 Pomacanthus annularis 5953
Chaetodon arcuatus Linnaeus, 1758 Pomacanthus arcuatus 9626
Holacanthus arcuatus (non Gray, 1831) Pomacanthus arcuatus 4858
Holacanthus arcuatus Gray, 1831 Apolemichthys arcuatus 3921
Centropyge argi Woods & Kanazawa, 1951 Centropyge argi 9626
Apolemichthys armitagei Smith, 1955 Apolemichthys armitagei 11303
Chaetodon asfur Forsskål, 1775 Pomacanthus asfur 26282
Centropyge aurantia Randall & Wass, 1974 Centropyge aurantia 48391
Centropyge aurantonotus Burgess, 1974 Centropyge aurantonotus 4858
Chaetodon aureus Bloch, 1787 Pomacanthus paru 52702
Chaetodontoplus ballinae Whitley, 1959 Chaetodontoplus ballinae 4859
Pomacanthus balteatus Cuvier, 1831 Pomacanthus arcuatus 27373
Genicanthus bellus Randall, 1975 Genicanthus bellus 1602
Chaetodon bicolor Bloch, 1787 Centropyge bicolor 5439
Holacanthus bispinosus Günther, 1860 Centropyge bispinosa 4537
Centropyge boylei Pyle & Randall, 1992 Centropyge boylei 26238
Chaetodontoplus caeruleopunctatus Yasuda & Tominaga, 1976 Chaetodontoplus caeruleopunctatus 4858
Holacanthus caudibicolor Sauvage, 1891 Genicanthus caudovittatus 33390
Holacanthus caudovittatus Günther, 1860 Genicanthus caudovittatus 5953
Centropyge caudoxanthorus Shen, 1973 Centropyge fisheri 53274
Chaetodontoplus cephalareticulatus Shen & Lim, 1975 Chaetodontoplus cephalareticulatus 92342
Holacanthus chrysocephalus Bleeker, 1855 Chaetodontoplus chrysocephalus 33021
Holacanthus chrysurus Cuvier, 1831 Pomacanthus chrysurus 5953
Chaetodon ciliaris Linnaeus, 1758 Holacanthus ciliaris 9626
Holacanthus ciliaris bermudensis Goode, 1876 Holacanthus bermudensis 12965
Pomacanthus cingulatus Cuvier, 1831 Pomacanthus arcuatus 4858
Holacanthus clarionensis Gilbert, 1890 Holacanthus clarionensis 4858
Centropyge cocosensis Shen, Chang, Delrieu-Trottin & Borsa, 2016 Centropyge cocosensis 116590
Centropyge colini Smith-Vaniz & Randall, 1974 Centropyge colini 1602
Holacanthus conspicillatus Waite, 1900 Chaetodontoplus conspicillatus 26282
Holacanthus coronatus Desmarest, 1823 Holacanthus ciliaris 54621
Centropyge debelius Pyle, 1990 Centropyge debelius 33390
Centropyge deborae Shen, Ho & Chang, 2012 Centropyge deborae 89336
Chaetodon diacanthus Boddaert, 1772 Pygoplites diacanthus 5953
Holacanthus dimidiatus Bleeker, 1860 Chaetodontoplus dimidiatus 48636
Holacanthus duboulayi Günther, 1867 Chaetodontoplus duboulayi 26282
Centropyge eibli Klausewitz, 1963 Centropyge eibli 48391
Centropyge ferrugata Randall & Burgess, 1972 Centropyge ferrugata 47838
Pomacanthops filamentosus Smith, 1955 Pomacanthus maculosus 5953
Holacanthus fisheri Snyder, 1904 Centropyge fisheri 53274
Centropyge flammeus Woods & Schultz, 1953 Centropyge loriculus 3921
Centropyge flavicauda Fraser-Brunner, 1933 Centropyge fisheri 53274
Centropyge flavipectoralis Randall & Klausewitz, 1977 Centropyge flavipectoralis 4858
Holacanthus flavissimus Cuvier, 1831 Centropyge flavissima 12965
Holacanthus formosus Castelnau, 1855 Holacanthus ciliaris 4858
Holacanthus griffisi Carlson & Taylor, 1981 Apolemichthys griffisi 26282
Holacanthus guezei Randall & Maugé, 1978 Apolemichthys guezei 33390
Centropyge heraldi Woods & Schultz, 1953 Centropyge heraldi 1602
Centropyge hotumatua Randall & Caldwell, 1973 Centropyge hotumatua 4858
Chaetodon imperator Bloch, 1787 Pomacanthus imperator 5953
Angelichthys interruptus Tanaka, 1918 Centropyge interrupta 26282
Holacanthus iodocus Jordan & Rutter, 1897 Holacanthus ciliaris 54621
Angelichthys isabelita Jordan & Rutter, 1898 Holacanthus bermudensis 4858
Centropyge joculator Smith-Vaniz & Randall, 1974 Centropyge joculator 4858
Apolemichthys kingi Heemstra, 1984 Apolemichthys kingi 5953
Holacanthus lamarck Lacepède, 1802 Genicanthus lamarck 26282
Holacanthus lepidolepis Bleeker, 1853 Pomacanthus semicirculatus 33390
Holacanthus limbaughi Baldwin, 1963 Holacanthus limbaughi 4858
Chaetodon littoricola Poey, 1868 Pomacanthus arcuatus 4858
Holacanthus loriculus Günther, 1874 Centropyge loriculus 5439
Holacanthus lunatus Blosser, 1909 Holacanthus ciliaris 4858
Chaetodon lutescens Bonnaterre, 1788 Pomacanthus arcuatus 4858
Chaetodon maculosus Forsskål, 1775 Pomacanthus maculosus 5953
Holacanthus melanosoma Bleeker, 1853 Chaetodontoplus melanosoma 26282
Holacanthus melanospilos (non Bleeker, 1857) Genicanthus caudovittatus 33390
Holacanthus melanospilos Bleeker, 1857 Genicanthus melanospilos 26282
Chaetodontoplus meredithi Kuiter, 1990 Chaetodontoplus meredithi 2334
Chaetodon mesoleucus Bloch, 1787 Chaetodontoplus mesoleucus 26282
Centropyge multicolor Randall & Wass, 1974 Centropyge multicolor 4858
Holacanthus multifasciatus Smith & Radcliffe, 1911 Paracentropyge multifasciata 5439
Holacanthus multispinis Playfair, 1867 Centropyge multispinis 5953
Centropyge nahackyi Kosaki, 1989 Centropyge nahackyi 9710
Centropyge narcosis Pyle & Randall, 1993 Centropyge narcosis 26238
Holacanthus navarchus Cuvier, 1831 Pomacanthus navarchus 26282
Chaetodon nicobariensis Bloch & Schneider, 1801 Pomacanthus imperator 4858
Chaetodontoplus niger Chan, 1966 Chaetodontoplus niger 43239
Centropyge nigriocellus Woods & Schultz, 1953 Centropyge nigriocellus 4858
Holacanthus nox Bleeker, 1853 Centropyge nox 26282
Chaetodon parrae Bloch & Schneider, 1801 Holacanthus ciliaris 4858
Chaetodon paru Bloch, 1787 Pomacanthus paru 9626
Holacanthus passer Valenciennes, 1846 Holacanthus passer 5592
Genicanthus personatus Randall, 1975 Genicanthus personatus 4858
Holacanthus personifer McCulloch, 1914 Chaetodontoplus personifer 26282
Chaetodontoplus poliourus Randall & Rocha, 2009 Chaetodontoplus poliourus 82330
Holacanthus potteri Jordan & Metz, 1912 Centropyge potteri 33021
Chaetodon quinquecinctus Cuvier, 1829 Pomacanthus arcuatus 86870
Holacanthus reginae Liénard, 1891 Pomacanthus semicirculatus 33390
Centropyge resplendens Lubbock & Sankey, 1975 Centropyge resplendens 4858
Holacanthus rhomboides Gilchrist & Thompson, 1908 Pomacanthus rhomboides 10629
Holacanthus semicinctus Waite, 1900 Genicanthus semicinctus 26282
Holacanthus semicirculatus Cuvier, 1831 Pomacanthus semicirculatus 5953
Holacanthus semifasciatus Kamohara, 1934 Genicanthus semifasciatus 26282
Holacanthus septentrionalis Temminck & Schlegel, 1844 Chaetodontoplus septentrionalis 26282
Holacanthus sexstriatus Cuvier, 1831 Pomacanthus sexstriatus 26282
Centropyge shepardi Randall & Yasuda, 1979 Centropyge shepardi 4858
Genicanthus spinus Randall, 1975 Genicanthus spinus 4858
Chaetodon squamulosus Shaw, 1796 Holacanthus ciliaris 4858
Holacanthus striatus (non Rüppell, 1836) Pomacanthus rhomboides 10629
Holacanthus striatus Rüppell, 1836 Pomacanthus maculosus 54621
Genicanthus takeuchii Pyle, 1997 Genicanthus takeuchii 43239
Holacanthus tibicen Cuvier, 1831 Centropyge tibicen 26282
Chaetodon tricolor Bloch, 1795 Holacanthus tricolor 12965
Holacanthus trimaculatus Cuvier, 1831 Apolemichthys trimaculatus 280
Chaetodontoplus vanderloosi Allen & Steene, 2004 Chaetodontoplus vanderloosi 77039
Holacanthus venustus Yasuda & Tominaga, 1969 Centropyge venusta 9071
Holacanthus vrolikii Bleeker, 1853 Centropyge vrolikii 12965
Holacanthus watanabei Yasuda & Tominaga, 1970 Genicanthus watanabei 5439
Centropyge woodheadi Kuiter, 1998 Centropyge woodheadi 116591
Holacanthus xanthometopon Bleeker, 1853 Pomacanthus xanthometopon 26282
Apolemichthys xanthopunctatus Burgess, 1973 Apolemichthys xanthopunctatus 4858
Holacanthus xanthotis Fraser-Brunner, 1950 Apolemichthys xanthotis 12965
Holacanthus xanthurus Bennett, 1833 Apolemichthys xanthurus 33390
Holacanthus zebra Sauvage, 1891 Genicanthus caudovittatus 33390
Pomacanthodes zonipectus Gill, 1862 Pomacanthus zonipectus 26282
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