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Chromis acares

Randall & Swerdloff

Chromis acares was originally described as Chromis acares by Randall & Swerdloff in 1973. It belongs to the family Pomacentridae. It is commonly known as Midget chromis and is known Midget chromis in Papua New Guinea, Midget chromis in Guam, Midget chromis in Micronesia, Federated States, Tu'u'u-fo in Samoa. more common names It is found in Salt water.
Species   acares
AuthorWI   Randall [J. E.] & Swerdloff [S. N.]
AuthorNI   Randall & Swerdloff
Qualification   ---
Year   1973
Status   Valid
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Family   Pomacentridae
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Genus   Chromis
Subgenus   ---

Family   Pomacentridae
Genus   Chromis
Original Name   Chromis        
Taxon Name   acares
Original Combination   Chromis acares
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Chromis acares
OriginalSubGenus   Chromis
Original Author   Randall & Swerdloff
Original AuthorWI   Randall [J. E.] & Swerdloff [S. N.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1973
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Off tanker buoys at harbor entrance, Rarotonga, Cook Islands, South Pacific, depth 20 meters.
Types   Paratypes: AMS I.16766-001 (1), I.16772-001 (1); BMNH 1972.12.5.4 (1); BPBM 8752 (3), 11049 (14), 11612 (2), 11298 (1), 12172 (1), 12296 (1), 13686 (1), 13817-18 (10, 3), 13820 (1), 13970 (1), 14059 (2), 14659 (1); CAS 15912 (1); MNHN 1972-96 (1); USNM 208430 (1).
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:6 [ref. 20862].
Primary Code   Holotype
Primary Type   BPBM 13823
Journal   Pac. Sci.
Citation   v. 27 (no. 4)
Page   331
Illustrations   Figs. 2-3

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Chromis acares
Current Species   acares
Current Genus Chromis
Current AuthorWI Randall [J. E.] & Swerdloff [S. N.]
Current AuthorNI   Randall & Swerdloff
Current Year   1973
Current Family Pomacentridae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat marine.        
Water Salt water
Habitat Notes Found in exposed seaward reefs. Sometimes inhabits clear lagoons or channels. Occurs in small to large aggregations on the upper edge of the slope over live coral or rubble. Uncommon (Ref. 9710).
Depth Range From 2 to 37 meters.

Current Summary   Valid as Chromis acares  Randall & Swerdloff 1973. Pomacentridae.
Name History   •Valid as Chromis acares Randall & Swerdloff 1973 -- (Randall et al. 1990:255 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:238 [ref. 19344], Randall et al. 1993:231 [ref. 21003], Senou et al. 1997:3 [ref. 24368], Randall et al. 1997:255 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:177 [ref. 23965], Randall 1999:19 [ref. 25829], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:923 [ref. 25182], Allen 2001:3342 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:923 [ref. 26193], Myers & Donaldson 2003:631 [ref. 27495], Lobel & Lobel 2004:73 [ref. 27576], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:352 [ref. 28239], Mundy 2005:425 [ref. 28379], Randall 2007:304 [ref. 30952], Allen & Erdmann 2012:575 [ref. 31980], Koeda et al. 2016:67 [ref. 35333], Zajonz et al. 2019:85 [ref. 36871] as cf. acares).

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abrupta Chromis abrupta Randall [J. E.] 2001Valid
abyssicola Chromis abyssicola Allen [G. R.] & Randall [J. E.] 1985Valid
abyssus Chromis abyssus Pyle [R. L.], Earle [J. L.] & Greene [B. D.] 2008Valid
acuticeps Chromis acuticeps Steindachner [F.] 1866Synonym
agilis Chromis agilis Smith [J. L. B.] 1960Valid
albicauda Chromis albicauda Allen [G. R.] & Erdmann [M. V.] 2009Valid
albomaculata Chromis albomaculata Kamohara [T.] 1960Valid
albomaculatus Chromis albomaculatus Kamohara [T.] 1960Synonym
alleni Chromis alleni Randall [J. E.], Ida [H.] & Moyer [J. T.] 1981Valid
alpha Chromis alpha Randall [J. E.] 1988Valid
alta Chromis alta Greenfield [D. W.] & Woods [L. P.] 1980Valid
amboinensis Chromis amboinensis (Bleeker [P.] 1871)Valid
anadema Chromis anadema Motomura [H.], Nishiyama [H.] & Chiba [S. N.] 2017Valid
analis Chromis analis (Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830)Valid
andreae Chromis andreae Günther [A.] 1864Synonym
angulatus Chromis angulatus (Bleeker [P.] 1845)Synonym
athena Chromis athena Allen [G. R.] & Erdmann [M. V.] 2008Valid
atrilobata Chromis (Furcaria) atrilobata Gill [T. N.] 1862Synonym
atrilobata Chromis atrilobata Gill [T. N.] 1862Valid
atripectoralis Chromis atripectoralis Welander [A. D.] & Schultz [L. P.] 1951Valid
atripes Chromis atripes Fowler [H. W.] & Bean [B. A.] 1928Valid
aurata Chromis aurata Boulenger [G. A.] 1897Synonym
auratus Chromis auratus Boulenger [G. A.] 1897Synonym
aureus Chromis aureus Steindachner [F.] 1864Synonym
axillaris Chromis axillaris (Bennett [E. T.] 1831)Valid
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