WoRMS taxon details

Chromis Cuvier, 1814

126045  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126045)

accepted
Genus
Species Chromis abrupta Randall, 2001
Species Chromis abyssicola Allen & Randall, 1985
Species Chromis abyssus Pyle, Earle & Greene, 2008
Species Chromis acares Randall & Swerdloff, 1973
Species Chromis agilis Smith, 1960
Species Chromis albicauda Allen & Erdmann, 2009
Species Chromis albomaculata Kamohara, 1960
Species Chromis alleni Randall, Ida & Moyer, 1981
Species Chromis alpha Randall, 1988
Species Chromis alta Greenfield & Woods, 1980
Species Chromis amboinensis (Bleeker, 1871)
Species Chromis analis (Cuvier, 1830)
Species Chromis athena Allen & Erdmann, 2008
Species Chromis atrilobata Gill, 1862
Species Chromis atripectoralis Welander & Schultz, 1951
Species Chromis atripes Fowler & Bean, 1928
Species Chromis axillaris (Bennett, 1831)
Species Chromis bami Randall & McCosker, 1992
Species Chromis bermudae Nichols, 1920
Species Chromis brevirostris Pyle, Earle & Greene, 2008
Species Chromis cadenati Whitley, 1951
Species Chromis caerulea (Cuvier, 1830)
Species Chromis caudalis Randall, 1988
Species Chromis chromis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chromis chrysura (Bliss, 1883)
Species Chromis cinerascens (Cuvier, 1830)
Species Chromis circumaurea Pyle, Earle & Greene, 2008
Species Chromis crusma (Valenciennes, 1833)
Species Chromis cyanea (Poey, 1860)
Species Chromis dasygenys (Fowler, 1935)
Species Chromis degruyi Pyle, Earle & Greene, 2008
Species Chromis delta Randall, 1988
Species Chromis dimidiata (Klunzinger, 1871)
Species Chromis dispilus Griffin, 1923
Species Chromis durvillei Quéro, Spitz & Vayne, 2010
Species Chromis earina Pyle, Earle & Greene, 2008
Species Chromis elerae Fowler & Bean, 1928
Species Chromis enchrysura Jordan & Gilbert, 1882
Species Chromis fatuhivae Randall, 2001
Species Chromis fieldi Randall & DiBattista, 2013
Species Chromis flavapicis Randall, 2001
Species Chromis flavaxilla Randall, 1994
Species Chromis flavicauda (Günther, 1880)
Species Chromis flavipectoralis Randall, 1988
Species Chromis flavomaculata Kamohara, 1960
Species Chromis fumea (Tanaka, 1917)
Species Chromis hanui Randall & Swerdloff, 1973
Species Chromis howsoni Allen & Erdmann, 2014
Species Chromis hypsilepis (Günther, 1867)
Species Chromis insolata (Cuvier, 1830)
Species Chromis intercrusma Evermann & Radcliffe, 1917
Species Chromis iomelas Jordan & Seale, 1906
Species Chromis jubauna Moura, 1995
Species Chromis kennensis Whitley, 1964
Species Chromis klunzingeri Whitley, 1929
Species Chromis lepidolepis Bleeker, 1877
Species Chromis leucura Gilbert, 1905
Species Chromis limbata (Valenciennes, 1833)
Species Chromis limbaughi Greenfield & Woods, 1980
Species Chromis lineata Fowler & Bean, 1928
Species Chromis lubbocki Edwards, 1986
Species Chromis margaritifer Fowler, 1946
Species Chromis meridiana Greenfield & Woods, 1980
Species Chromis mirationis Tanaka, 1917
Species Chromis monochroma Allen & Randall, 2004
Species Chromis multilineata (Guichenot, 1853)
Species Chromis nigroanalis Randall, 1988
Species Chromis nigrura Smith, 1960
Species Chromis nitida (Whitley, 1928)
Species Chromis notata (Temminck & Schlegel, 1843)
Species Chromis okamurai Yamakawa & Randall, 1989
Species Chromis onumai Senou & Kudo, 2007
Species Chromis opercularis (Günther, 1867)
Species Chromis ovalis (Steindachner, 1900)
Species Chromis pamae Randall & McCosker, 1992
Species Chromis pelloura Randall & Allen, 1982
Species Chromis pembae Smith, 1960
Species Chromis planesi Lecchini & Williams, 2004
Species Chromis punctipinnis (Cooper, 1863)
Species Chromis pura Allen & Randall, 2004
Species Chromis randalli Greenfield & Hensley, 1970
Species Chromis retrofasciata Weber, 1913
Species Chromis sanctaehelenae Edwards, 1987
Species Chromis scotochiloptera Fowler, 1918
Species Chromis scotti Emery, 1968
Species Chromis struhsakeri Randall & Swerdloff, 1973
Species Chromis ternatensis (Bleeker, 1856)
Species Chromis trialpha Allen & Randall, 1980
Species Chromis unipa Allen & Erdmann, 2009
Species Chromis vanderbilti (Fowler, 1941)
Species Chromis verater Jordan & Metz, 1912
Species Chromis viridis (Cuvier, 1830)
Species Chromis weberi Fowler & Bean, 1928
Species Chromis westaustralis Allen, 1976
Species Chromis woodsi Bruner & Arnam, 1979
Species Chromis xanthochira (Bleeker, 1851)
Species Chromis xanthopterygia Randall & McCarthy, 1988
Species Chromis xanthura (Bleeker, 1854)
Species Chromis xouthos Allen & Erdmann, 2005
Species Chromis xutha Randall, 1988
Species Chromis yamakawai Iwatsubo & Motomura, 2013

Species Chromis acuticeps Steindachner, 1866 accepted as Pharyngochromis acuticeps (Steindachner, 1866)
Species Chromis albomaculatus Kamohara, 1960 accepted as Chromis albomaculata Kamohara, 1960 (misspelling)
Species Chromis amboiensis (Bleeker, 1871) accepted as Chromis amboinensis (Bleeker, 1871) (misspelling)
Species Chromis andreae Günther, 1864 accepted as Coptodon zillii (Gervais, 1848)
Species Chromis aureus Steindachner, 1864 accepted as Oreochromis aureus (Steindachner, 1864)
Species Chromis azurelineatus Fowler & Bean, 1928 accepted as Altrichthys azurelineatus (Fowler & Bean, 1928)
Species Chromis bicolor (Rochebrune, 1880) accepted as Abudefduf hoefleri (Steindachner, 1881)
Species Chromis bitaeniatus Fowler & Bean, 1928 accepted as Neoglyphidodon nigroris (Cuvier, 1830)
Species Chromis brasiliensis Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 accepted as Geophagus brasiliensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) (synonym)
Species Chromis caeruleomaculatus Rochebrune, 1880 accepted as Coptodon zillii (Gervais, 1848) (misspelling)
Species Chromis caeruleus (Cuvier, 1830) accepted as Chromis caerulea (Cuvier, 1830) (synonym)
Species Chromis caeruleus (Cuvier, 1830) accepted as Chromis ternatensis (Bleeker, 1856) (synonym)
Species Chromis castanea Cuvier, 1814 accepted as Chromis chromis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chromis caudofasciata Shen & Chen, 1978 accepted as Chromis fumea (Tanaka, 1917)
Species Chromis cautus (Troschel, 1866) accepted as Chromis multilineata (Guichenot, 1853)
Species Chromis chrysurus (Bliss, 1883) accepted as Chromis chrysura (Bliss, 1883) (misspelling)
Species Chromis cinctus (Playfair, 1868) accepted as Chrysiptera biocellata (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
Species Chromis coeruleomaculatus Rochebrune, 1880 accepted as Coptodon zillii (Gervais, 1848)
Species Chromis coeruleus (Cuvier, 1830) accepted as Chromis ternatensis (Bleeker, 1856) (misspelling)
Species Chromis cupreus Fowler & Bean, 1923 accepted as Chromis crusma (Valenciennes, 1833)
Species Chromis cyaneus (Poey, 1860) accepted as Chromis cyanea (Poey, 1860) (misspelling)
Species Chromis desmostigma Fowler & Bean, 1928 accepted as Acanthochromis polyacanthus (Bleeker, 1855)
Species Chromis diagramma Günther, 1894 accepted as Simochromis diagramma (Günther, 1894)
Species Chromis dimidata (Klunzinger, 1871) accepted as Chromis dimidiata (Klunzinger, 1871) (misspelling)
Species Chromis dimidiate (Klunzinger, 1871) accepted as Chromis dimidiata (Klunzinger, 1871) (misspelling)
Species Chromis dimidiatus (Klunzinger, 1871) accepted as Chromis dimidiata (Klunzinger, 1871)
Species Chromis dumerilii Steindachner, 1864 accepted as Oreochromis mossambicus (Peters, 1852)
Species Chromis elaphrus Jenkins, 1903 accepted as Plectroglyphidodon imparipennis (Vaillant & Sauvage, 1875)
Species Chromis enchrysurus Jordan & Gilbert, 1882 accepted as Chromis enchrysura Jordan & Gilbert, 1882 (misspelling)
Species Chromis epicurorum Gronow, 1854 accepted as Pomatomus saltatrix (Linnaeus, 1766)
Species Chromis faidherbii Rochebrune, 1880 accepted as Coptodon zillii (Gervais, 1848)
Species Chromis flavomaculatus Kamohara, 1960 accepted as Chromis flavomaculata Kamohara, 1960 (misspelling)
Species Chromis fraenatus Araga & Yoshino, 1975 accepted as Chromis mirationis Tanaka, 1917
Species Chromis fragoris Whitley, 1964 accepted as Chromis amboinensis (Bleeker, 1871)
Species Chromis frenatus Cuvier & Valenciennes accepted as Chromis caerulea (Cuvier, 1830)
Species Chromis fumeus (Tanaka, 1917) accepted as Chromis fumea (Tanaka, 1917)
Species Chromis fuscomaculatus Guichenot, 1853 accepted as Nandopsis tetracanthus (Valenciennes, 1831) (synonym)
Species Chromis galilaeus (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Sarotherodon galilaeus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chromis guentheri Steindachner, 1864 accepted as Oreochromis niloticus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chromis guineensis Günther, 1862 accepted as Coptodon guineensis (Günther, 1862)
Species Chromis heudelotii (Duméril, 1861) accepted as Sarotherodon melanotheron Rüppell, 1852
Species Chromis humbug Whitley, 1954 accepted as Dischistodus perspicillatus (Cuvier, 1830)
Species Chromis insolatus (Cuvier, 1830) accepted as Chromis insolata (Cuvier, 1830) (misspelling)
Species Chromis insulindicus Bleeker, 1877 accepted as Chromis cinerascens (Cuvier, 1830)
Species Chromis isharae (Schmidt, 1931) accepted as Chromis chrysura (Bliss, 1883)
Species Chromis isomelas Jordan & Seale, 1906 accepted as Chromis iomelas Jordan & Seale, 1906 (misspelling)
Species Chromis lata Günther, 1862 accepted as Coptodon guineensis (Günther, 1862) (misspelling)
Species Chromis lateralis (Duméril, 1861) accepted as Sarotherodon galilaeus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chromis latus Günther, 1862 accepted as Coptodon guineensis (Günther, 1862) (misspelling)
Species Chromis lepidurus Cuvier & Valenciennes accepted as Chromis caerulea (Cuvier, 1830)
Species Chromis leucurus Gilbert, 1905 accepted as Chromis leucura Gilbert, 1905 (misspelling)
Species Chromis lineatus Fowler & Bean, 1928 accepted as Chromis lineata Fowler & Bean, 1928 (misspelling)
Species Chromis lineatus Cadenat, 1950 accepted as Chromis cadenati Whitley, 1951
Species Chromis macrocephalus Bleeker, 1862 accepted as Sarotherodon melanotheron Rüppell, 1852 (synonym)
Species Chromis margarifer Fowler, 1946 accepted as Chromis margaritifer Fowler, 1946 (misspelling)
Species Chromis margaritifera Fowler, 1946 accepted as Chromis margaritifer Fowler, 1946 (misspelling)
Species Chromis marginata (Castelnau, 1855) accepted as Chromis multilineata (Guichenot, 1853)
Species Chromis mediteranea Cloquet, 1817 accepted as Chromis chromis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chromis megalopsis Allen, 1976 accepted as Chromis mirationis Tanaka, 1917 (synonym)
Species Chromis melanopleura (Duméril, 1861) accepted as Coptodon zillii (Gervais, 1848)
Species Chromis menzalensis Mitchell, 1895 accepted as Coptodon zillii (Gervais, 1848)
Species Chromis microcephalus Günther, 1862 accepted as Sarotherodon melanotheron Rüppell, 1852 (synonym)
Species Chromis microstomus Lortet, 1883 accepted as Sarotherodon galilaeus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chromis miyakeensis Moyer & Ida, 1976 accepted as Chromis notata (Temminck & Schlegel, 1843)
Species Chromis mossambicus Peters, 1852 accepted as Oreochromis mossambicus (Peters, 1852)
Species Chromis multilineatus (Guichenot, 1853) accepted as Chromis multilineata (Guichenot, 1853) (misspelling)
Species Chromis natalensis Weber, 1897 accepted as Oreochromis mossambicus (Peters, 1852)
Species Chromis nigripinnis (Guichenot, 1861) accepted as Sarotherodon nigripinnis nigripinnis (Guichenot, 1861)
Species Chromis nigrurus Smith, 1960 accepted as Chromis nigrura Smith, 1960 (misspelling)
Species Chromis nilotica (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Oreochromis niloticus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chromis niloticus (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Oreochromis niloticus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chromis notatus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1843) accepted as Chromis notata (Temminck & Schlegel, 1843)
Species Chromis ovalis Steindachner, 1866 accepted as Tilapia sparrmanii Smith, 1840 (ambiguous synonym)
Species Chromis ovatiformes Fowler, 1946 accepted as Chromis ovatiformis Fowler, 1946 (misspelling)
Species Chromis ovatiformis Fowler, 1946 accepted as Chromis ovatiformes Fowler, 1946 (synonym)
Species Chromis philippinus Fowler, 1918 accepted as Chromis ternatensis (Bleeker, 1856)
Species Chromis pleuromelas (Duméril, 1861) accepted as Sarotherodon galilaeus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chromis polycentra (Duméril, 1861) accepted as Coptodon guineensis (Günther, 1862)
Species Chromis rendalli Boulenger, 1897 accepted as Coptodon rendalli (Boulenger, 1897)
Species Chromis rendallii Boulenger, 1897 accepted as Coptodon rendalli (Boulenger, 1897) (misspelling)
Species Chromis reticulatus Fowler & Bean, 1928 accepted as Chromis xanthochira (Bleeker, 1851)
Species Chromis retrofasciatas Weber, 1913 accepted as Chromis retrofasciata Weber, 1913 (misspelling)
Species Chromis retrofasciatus Weber, 1913 accepted as Chromis retrofasciata Weber, 1913 (misspelling)
Species Chromis rollandi Whitley, 1961 accepted as Chrysiptera rollandi (Whitley, 1961)
Species Chromis scotochilopterus Fowler, 1918 accepted as Chromis scotochiloptera Fowler, 1918 (misspelling)
Species Chromis simonis Günther, 1864 accepted as Tristramella simonis (Günther, 1864)
Species Chromis simulanis Smith, 1960 accepted as Chromis weberi Fowler & Bean, 1928 (misspelling)
Species Chromis simulans Smith, 1960 accepted as Chromis weberi Fowler & Bean, 1928
Species Chromis spilurus Günther, 1894 accepted as Oreochromis spilurus (Günther, 1894)
Species Chromis tanganicae Günther, 1894 accepted as Oreochromis tanganicae (Günther, 1894)
Species Chromis ternatense (Bleeker, 1856) accepted as Chromis ternatensis (Bleeker, 1856) (misspelling)
Species Chromis tiberiadis Lortet, 1883 accepted as Sarotherodon galilaeus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chromis tristrami (Günther, 1860) accepted as Coptodon zillii (Gervais, 1848)
Species Chromis velox Jenkins, 1901 accepted as Chromis ovalis (Steindachner, 1900)
Species Chromis verator Jordan & Metz, 1912 accepted as Chromis verater Jordan & Metz, 1912 (misspelling)
Species Chromis villadoldi Jordan & Tanaka, 1927 accepted as Chromis notata (Temminck & Schlegel, 1843)
Species Chromis virescens Ogilby, 1922 accepted as Pristotis obtusirostris (Günther, 1862)
Species Chromis vorax Pfeffer, 1893 accepted as Oreochromis mossambicus (Peters, 1852)
Species Chromis xanthochir (Bleeker, 1851) accepted as Chromis xanthochira (Bleeker, 1851) (misspelling)
Species Chromis xanthocira (Bleeker, 1851) (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Chromis xanthurus (Bleeker, 1854) (unaccepted)
Species Chromis zillii (Gervais, 1848) (unaccepted)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Chromis Cuvier, 1814. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=126045 on 2018-07-21
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2008-04-24 06:44:15Z
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2013-01-04 15:09:25Z
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2014-11-21 13:09:37Z
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2014-12-02 12:48:54Z
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taxonomy source Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R.; van der Laan, R. (eds). (2017). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   

basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Smith, J.L.B. (1960). Coral Fishes of the Family Pomacentridae from the Western Indian Ocean and the Red Sea. Ichthyological Bulletin No. 19: 317-349 [details]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source  (ofLepidochromis Fowler & Bean, 1928) Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R.; van der Laan, R. (eds). (2017). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   

basis of record  (ofLepidochromis Fowler & Bean, 1928) Smith, J.L.B. (1960). Coral Fishes of the Family Pomacentridae from the Western Indian Ocean and the Red Sea. Ichthyological Bulletin No. 19: 317-349 [details]   

basis of record  (ofHeliases Cuvier in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1830) Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

basis of record  (ofHeliastes Lowe, 1838) Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

basis of record  (ofAyresia Cooper, 1863) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofFurcaria Poey, 1860) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofHeliazes) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofOnychognathus Troschel, 1866) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofPycnochromis Fowler, 1941) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofSiphonochromis Fowler, 1946) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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Remark Type species Sparus chromis Linn, 1758 [details]
 



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