Chromis flavipectoralis   Randall,  1988 (Fish)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Perciformes
Family:Pomacentridae

Description
Size: 8 cm.

Color: Recognized by the white ventral and caudal fins. Faint yellow spot on pectoral fin base. Locomotion by the oscillation of median or pectoral fins.

Dorsal spines (total): 12 - 12; Dorsal soft rays (total): 11 - 12; Anal spines: 2; Anal soft rays: 11 - 12.

Synonym (s)

Common Name (s)
• Malayan chromis (English)
Economic Importance and Threats
Cultured:  No

Ecology
Habitat:  Reef Associated

Biogeography



Literature Source(s)
  • (2003) Catalog of fishes Available at - http://www.calacademy.org/research/ichthyology/catalog/
  • Allen, GR and Mohammed, A (2003) Coral Reef Fishes of Indonesia Zoological Studies 42(1) 26299 Available at - Digital Information Resource Center, Pune.
  • Froese, R and Pauly, D (2000) Fishbase 2000: Concepts, design and data sources ICLARM 344 pp Available at - http://www.fishbase.org
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

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