Scientific Name
Abudefduf notatus  
Abudefduf notatus黃尾豆娘魚
by: Lab of Fish Ecol. and Evo., BRCAS
Author (Day, 1870) Depth 1 - 12M
Chinese 黃尾豆娘魚 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 雀鯛科 Economic Fish No 
Family F411 Pomacentridae Edible Fish Yes  Chinese In Mainland China 黃尾豆娘魚 
Max Length 17 cm  Aquarium Fish Yes  Common Name 厚殼仔、暗色雀鯛、黃尾雀鯛、斑鰭豆娘魚、老婆(臺東)、咬撥婆(澎湖)、林投青仔(澎湖) 
Distribution in World India Ocean to West Pacific Ocean   Distribution in Taiwan East、South、North、PonFu、ShaoLiuChew、LanI Is.、Greeb IS.、Tung Sa IS. 
Habitats Coral、Coastal  Holotype Locality Andaman Is. 
Synonyms Abudefduf clarki, Chrysiptera paucifasciata, Glyphidodon notatus, Indoglyphidodon abbotti   
Reference 臺灣魚類誌(沈等, 1993);Fishbase(2005);Fishes of Japan(Nakabo, 2002)  Day, F. 1870 沈世傑 編 Shih-Chieh Shen ed. 1993 
Specimen List ASIZP0057039. ASIZP0057040. ASIZP0063446. ASIZP0063468. ASIZP0070044. ASIZP0070045. ASIZP0070410. ASIZP0804359. ASIZP0804395. ASIZP0914359. ASIZP0914395. FRIP21113. FRIP21367. NMMBP00384. NMMBP00404. NMMBP00435. NMMBP00449. NMMBP00455. NMMBP00462. NMMBP01069. NMMBP03253. NMMBP04354. NMMBP05822. NMMBP05825. NTUM03003. NTUM03004. NTUM03005. NTUM03531. NTUM03532. NTUM03533. NTUM03534. NTUM03535. NTUM03536. NTUM03538. NTUM03539. NTUM03540. NTUM03541. ...List all 42 records... 
Common Name Yellow-tail sergeant; Yellowtail sergeant; Yellow-tailed sergeant-major; Dusky damsel 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist     
Characteristic Dorsal rays XIII, 13-14; Anal rays II, 13-14; pectoral rays 18-20; lateral-line scales 29-30; body depth 1.6-2.0 in standard length; caudal lobes pointed. Body dark with 5 narrow white bands; a black spot above opercle.
habitats Found in small groups along upper edges of sheltered drop-offs. Also found in rocky inshore reefs with moderate to strong wave action, shallower than 12 m depth. 
Distribution Distributed in the Indo-West Pacific from East Africa south to Transkei, South Africa and eastward to New Britain, north to southern Japan; Palau in Micronesia. It is a common species in Taiwan except weastern part. 
Utility No commercial value.