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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromis caerulea (Cuvier, 1830) 
AphiaID: 212806

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorActinopterygii (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerciformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomacentridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomacentrinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromis Cuvier, 1814
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromis caeruleus (Cuvier, 1830) (synonym)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChromis frenatus Cuvier & Valenciennes
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChromis lepidurus Cuvier & Valenciennes
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeliases caeruleus Cuvier, 1830
Sources  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]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgreen chromis  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (21 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (3 nucleotides; 3 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription 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]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1830 in C. caeruleus
C. cauruleus in Macnae & Kalk (1958). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212806
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-12 07:02:45Z  changed  Govaerts, Ann
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Chromis caerulea (Cuvier, 1830). In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212806 on 2014-08-27
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