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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Pomacentridae Damselfishes
Subfamily: Pomacentrinae
Genus: Pristotis

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2 species (see list below)

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Photo by Randall, J.E.

Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 11 cm TL
Pristotis cyanostigma Rüppell, 1838

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Pristotis cyanostigma
[Bluedotted damsel]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 14 cm TL
Pristotis obtusirostris (Günther, 1862)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Pristotis obtusirostris
[Gulf damselfish]
2 Species of Family Pomacentridae with Genus Pristotis
(Damselfishes)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1838 Pristotis cyanostigma Bluedotted damsel Western Indian Ocean 11 TL
1862 Pristotis obtusirostris Gulf damselfish Indo-West Pacific 14 TL



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