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Chromis elerae

Fowler & Bean

Chromis elerae was originally described as Chromis elerae by Fowler & Bean in 1928. It belongs to the family Pomacentridae. It is commonly known as Twinspot chromis but has many other common names such as Twin-spot chromis in Australia, Twinspot chromis in USA (contiguous states), Taiwan-suzumedai in Japan, Twin-spot chromis in Papua New Guinea, Twin-spot chromis in Guam. more common names It is found in Salt water.
Species   elerae
AuthorWI   Fowler [H. W.] & Bean [B. A.]
AuthorNI   Fowler & Bean
Qualification   ---
Year   1928
Status   Valid
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Family   Pomacentridae
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Genus   Chromis
Subgenus   ---

Family   Pomacentridae
Genus   Chromis
Original Name   Chromis        
Taxon Name   elerae
Original Combination   Chromis elerae
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Chromis elerae
OriginalSubGenus   Chromis
Original Author   Fowler & Bean
Original AuthorWI   Fowler [H. W.] & Bean [B. A.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1928
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Pasacao, Ragay Gulf, Philippines.
Types   Paratypes: (16) ANSP 85281 (1); USNM 98716-20 (1, 2, 1, 1, 1).
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:145 [ref. 13621].
Primary Code   Holotype
Primary Type   USNM 89955
Journal   Bull. U. S. Natl. Mus.
Citation   No. 100, v. 7
Page   52
Illustrations   Pl. 4

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Chromis elerae
Current Species elerae
Current Genus Chromis
Current AuthorWI Fowler [H. W.] & Bean [B. A.]
Current AuthorNI Fowler & Bean
Current Year 1928
Current Family Pomacentridae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat marine.        
Water Salt water
Habitat Notes Inhabits cave openings and crevices of steep outer reef slopes in small aggregations (Ref. 9710).
Depth Range From 12 to 70 meters.

Current Summary   Valid as Chromis elerae  Fowler & Bean 1928. Pomacentridae.
Name History   •Valid as Chromis elerae Fowler & Bean 1928 -- (Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:193 [ref. 6441], Randall et al. 1990:258 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:239 [ref. 19344], Allen 1997:168 [ref. 23977], Randall et al. 1997:258 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:178 [ref. 23965], Nakabo 2000:922 [ref. 25182], Allen 2000:108 [ref. 25868], Allen 2000:90 [ref. 37268], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3343 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:922 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Myers & Donaldson 2003:632 [ref. 27495], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:356 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1448 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2012:580 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:115 [ref. 33932], Fricke et al. 2019:211 [ref. 36673]).

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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
acares Chromis acares Randall [J. E.] & Swerdloff [S. N.] 1973Valid
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
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