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Chrysiptera hemicyanea.jpg
Chrysiptera hemicyanea
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Pomacentridae
Genus: Chrysiptera
Species: C. 
Binomial name

Chrysiptera is a genus of damselfish in the family Pomacentridae.


Chrysiptera glauca
Chrysiptera unimaculata

There are currently 37 recognized species in this genus:


  1. ^ a b Allen, G.R., Erdmann, M.V. & Kurniasih, E.M. (2015). "Chrysiptera caesifrons, a new species of damselfish (Pomacentridae) from the south-western Pacific Ocean" (PDF). Journal of the Ocean Science Foundation,. 15: 16–32. 
  2. ^ a b c Allen, G.R., Erdmann, M.V. & Dita Cahyani, N.K. (2015). "Review of the Chrysiptera oxycephala complex of damselfishes (Pomacentridae) with descriptions of three new species from the East Indian Archipelago" (PDF). Journal of the Ocean Science Foundation,. 17: 56–84.