WoRMS taxon details

Chromis caerulea (Cuvier, 1830)

212806  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212806)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Description Occurs in lagoons, passages, and outer reef slopes. Feeds above rich beds of live coral <111>. Takes refuge in branching corals...  
Description Occurs in lagoons, passages, and outer reef slopes. Feeds above rich beds of live coral <111>. Takes refuge in branching corals (often the genus Acropora). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Chromis caerulea (Cuvier, 1830). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212806 on 2018-05-23
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2000-09-12 07:02:45Z
changed
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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basis of record 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]   

source of synonymy  (ofChromis frenatus Cuvier & Valenciennes) 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]   

source of synonymy  (ofChromis lepidurus Cuvier & Valenciennes) 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  (ofHeliases caeruleus Cuvier, 1830) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofHeliases caeruleus Cuvier, 1830) 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  (ofChromis caeruleus (Cuvier, 1830)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Description Occurs in lagoons, passages, and outer reef slopes. Feeds above rich beds of live coral <111>. Takes refuge in branching corals (often the genus Acropora). [details]

Remark Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1830 in C. caeruleus
C. cauruleus in Macnae & Kalk (1958). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English green chromis  [details]