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Chromis viridis

(Cuvier 1830)
  

Chromis viridis was originally described as Pomacentrus viridis by Cuvier in 1830. It belongs to the family Pomacentridae and subfamily Chrominae. It is commonly known as Blue-green damselfish but has many other common names such as in Australia as Blue-green puller , in USA (contiguous states) as Bluegreen reeffish, in Papua New Guinea as Blue-green puller, in South Africa as Blue puller, in Guam as Blue-green chromis. more common names It is found in Salt water and its distribution is Red Sea, Indo-West Pacific: East Africa, Madagascar and Mascarenes east to Wake Atoll, Marquesas Islands and Tuamotu Archipelago, north to Ryukyu Islands, south to Western Australia, Middleton Reef, New Caledonia and Tonga.
Species   viridis
AuthorWI   Cuvier [G.]
AuthorNI   Cuvier
Qualification   (ex Ehrenberg) in Cuvier & Valenciennes
Year   1830
Status   Valid
Class  
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Order  
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Family   Pomacentridae
Subfamily  
Chrominae Chrominae
Genus   Chromis
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Family   Pomacentridae
Subfamily   Chrominae
Genus   Chromis
Original Name   Pomacentrus        
Taxon Name   viridis
Original Combination   Pomacentrus viridis
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Pomacentrus viridis
OriginalSubGenus   Pomacentrus
Original Author   Cuvier
Original AuthorWI   Cuvier [G.]
Original Qualification   (ex Ehrenberg) in Cuvier & Valenciennes
Original Year   1830
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Chrominae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Massawa, Eritrea, Red Sea; Guam, Mariana Islands, Western Pacific.
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1978:36 [ref. 20862].
Primary Code   ---
Primary Type   No types known
Page   420

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Current Genus Species   Chromis viridis
Current Species   viridis
Current Genus   Chromis
Current AuthorWI   Bleeker [P.]
Current AuthorNI   Bleeker
Current Year   1830
Current Family   Pomacentridae
Current Subfamily  
Chrominae Chrominae

Habitat   reef-associated        
Water   Salt water
Habitat Notes   Blue-green chromis.
Depth Range   From 10 to 12 meters.
   
Distribution   Red Sea, Indo-West Pacific: East Africa, Madagascar and Mascarenes east to Wake Atoll, Marquesas Islands and Tuamotu Archipelago, north to Ryukyu Islands, south to Western Australia, Middleton Reef, New Caledonia and Tonga.

Current Summary   Valid as Chromis viridis  (Cuvier 1830). Pomacentridae.
 
Name History   • Synonym of Chromis caerulea  (Cuvier 1830) -- (Dor 1984:181 [ref. 29757]). • Valid as Chromis viridis  (Cuvier 1830) -- (Allen & Swainston 1988:104 [ref. 25477], Winterbottom et al. 1989:46 [ref. 13251], Randall et al. 1990:261 [ref. 15987], Allen 1991:241 [ref. 19344], Goren & Dor 1994:49 [ref. 25356], Allen 1997:166 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:258 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:261 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:178 [ref. 23965], Fricke 1999:373 [ref. 24106], Allen in Randall & Lim 2000:626 [ref. 25122], Johnson 1999:741 [ref. 25471], Nakabo 2000:928 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:320 [ref. 25191], Randall & Earle 2000:16 [ref. 25806], Allen 2000:109 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:266 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:37 [ref. 25847], Allen 2001:3352 [ref. 26132], Nakabo 2002:928 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:45 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S113 [ref. 27377], Myers & Donaldson 2003:632 [ref. 27495], Lobel & Lobel 2004:73 [ref. 27576], Randall et al. 2004:20 [ref. 27624], Adrim et al. 2004:123 [ref. 27715], Heemstra et al. 2004:3324 [ref. 27945], Randall 2005:361 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1451 [ref. 29090], Fricke et al. 2009:79 [ref. 30213], Shibukawa 2009:206 [ref. 30449], Quéro et al. 2010:326 [ref. 30746], Motomura et al. 2010:150 [ref. 31256], Allen & Erdmann 2012:586 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2013:264 [ref. 32706]).

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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
analis Chromis analis (Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830)Valid
andreae Chromis andreae Günther [A.] 1864Synonym
angulatus Chromis angulatus (Bleeker [P.] 1845)Not available
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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