Scientific Name
Neopomacentrus cyanomos  
Neopomacentrus cyanomos藍黑新雀鯛
by: Lab of Fish Ecol. and Evo., BRCAS
Author (Bleeker, 1856) Depth 1 - 30M
Chinese 藍黑新雀鯛 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 雀鯛科 Economic Fish No 
Family F411 Pomacentridae Edible Fish No  Chinese In Mainland China 藍黑新雀鯛 
Max Length 10 cm  Aquarium Fish Yes  Common Name 帝王雀 
Distribution in World India Ocean to West Pacific Ocean   Distribution in Taiwan West、South、North、North East、PonFu 
Habitats Coral、Coastal  Holotype Locality Jakarta [Batavia], Java, Indonesia 
Synonyms Neopomacentrus cyanomus, Neopomacentrus taeniurus, Pomacentrus cyanomos, Pomacentrus inhacae, Pomacentrus leucosphyrus, Pomacentrus opercularis, Pomacentrus prateri, Pomacentrus taeniurus   
Reference Shao, K.T., J.P. Chen and S.C. Shen, 1992. Marine fishes of the Ken-Ting National Park. Ken-Ting National Park Headquaters Construction and Planning Administration Ministry of Interior: 427 pp. (in Chinese)  Bleeker, P. 1856 
Specimen List ASIZP0061378. ASIZP0067354. ASIZP0067443. ASIZP0067444. ASIZP0067450. ASIZP0067455. ASIZP0070509. ASIZP0071118. ASIZP0073126. ASIZP0802869. ASIZP0802870. ASIZP0802871. ASIZP0802872. ASIZP0802873. ASIZP0912869. ASIZP0912870. ASIZP0912871. ASIZP0912872. ASIZP0912873. ASIZP0916933. BPBMI18697. NMMBP02121. NMMBP05545. NMMSTP00855. NMNSF00110. NTMP0349. NTMP0350. NTMP0469. NTUM02427. NTUM03734. RUSI35067.  
Barcode2016-06-23,張家豪,CO1,100% 2012-10-15,柯慧玲,CO1,100%
Common Name Regal demoiselle; Violet demoiselle; Crescent damsel 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist     
Characteristic Dorsal rays XIII, 11-12; Anal rays II, 11-12; pectoral rays 17; lateral-line scales 17-18; body depth 2.2-2.6 in standard length. Upper and lower accessory caudal rays not spinous. Posterior margin of preopercle serrated. Both jaws with biserial teeth. Predorsal scales reaching above anterior nostril. Upper and lower lobes of caudal fin with filamentous posterior rays. Body brown with large black spot on upper edge of opercle near orgin of lateral line and small one on upper part of pectoral-fin base; posterior part of dorsal and anal fins pale white to yellow, more intense at base of last dorsal rays; base of caudal fin dark brown, extending to outer margins of upper and lower lobes, middle of caudal fin pale white to yellow.
habitats Inhabits inshore and offshore coral reefs; also in harbors and protected outer reef slopes and current prone habitats. Form schools in harbors in depths from near surface to about 25 m. 
Distribution Distributed in the Indo-West Pacific from Red Sea and East Africa to northern Australia and Melanesia (except Fiji), north to southern Japan, Ryukyu Islands, Taiwan, and Philippines. It is found in southern, southwestern and northern Taiwanese waters; and 
Utility No commercial value.