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Chromis Cuvier, 1814

1223256  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:1223256)

accepted
Genus
Species Chromis abrupta Randall, 2001
Species Chromis abyssicola Allen & Randall, 1985
Species Chromis abyssus Pyle, Earle & Greene, 2008
Species Chromis acares Randall & Swerdloff, 1973
Species Chromis agilis Smith, 1960
Species Chromis albicauda Allen & Erdmann, 2009
Species Chromis albomaculata Kamohara, 1960
Species Chromis alleni Randall, Ida & Moyer, 1981
Species Chromis alpha Randall, 1988
Species Chromis alta Greenfield & Woods, 1980
Species Chromis amboinensis (Bleeker, 1871)
Species Chromis analis (Cuvier, 1830)
Species Chromis athena Allen & Erdmann, 2008
Species Chromis atrilobata Gill, 1862
Species Chromis atripectoralis Welander & Schultz, 1951
Species Chromis atripes Fowler & Bean, 1928
Species Chromis axillaris (Bennett, 1831)
Species Chromis bami Randall & McCosker, 1992
Species Chromis brevirostris Pyle, Earle & Greene, 2008
Species Chromis cadenati Whitley, 1951
Species Chromis caerulea (Cuvier, 1830)
Species Chromis caudalis Randall, 1988
Species Chromis chromis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chromis chrysura (Bliss, 1883)
Species Chromis cinerascens (Cuvier, 1830)
Species Chromis circumaurea Pyle, Earle & Greene, 2008
Species Chromis crusma (Valenciennes, 1833)
Species Chromis cyanea (Poey, 1860)
Species Chromis dasygenys (Fowler, 1935)
Species Chromis degruyi Pyle, Earle & Greene, 2008
Species Chromis delta Randall, 1988
Species Chromis dimidiata (Klunzinger, 1871)
Species Chromis dispila Griffin, 1923
Species Chromis dispilus Griffin, 1923
Species Chromis durvillei Quéro, Spitz & Vayne, 2010
Species Chromis earina Pyle, Earle & Greene, 2008
Species Chromis elerae Fowler & Bean, 1928
Species Chromis enchrysura Jordan & Gilbert, 1882
Species Chromis fatuhivae Randall, 2001
Species Chromis flavapicis Randall, 2001
Species Chromis flavaxilla Randall, 1994
Species Chromis flavicauda (Günther, 1880)
Species Chromis flavipectoralis Randall, 1988
Species Chromis flavomaculata Kamohara, 1960
Species Chromis fumea (Tanaka, 1917)
Species Chromis hanui Randall & Swerdloff, 1973
Species Chromis hypsilepis (Günther, 1867)
Species Chromis immaculatus
Species Chromis insolata (Cuvier, 1830)
Species Chromis intercrusma Evermann & Radcliffe, 1917
Species Chromis iomelas Jordan & Seale, 1906
Species Chromis jubauna Moura, 1995
Species Chromis klunzingeri Whitley, 1929
Species Chromis lepidolepis Bleeker, 1877
Species Chromis leucura Gilbert, 1905
Species Chromis limbata (Valenciennes, 1833)
Species Chromis limbaughi Greenfield & Woods, 1980
Species Chromis lineata Fowler & Bean, 1928
Species Chromis lubbocki Edwards, 1986
Species Chromis margaritifer Fowler, 1946
Species Chromis megalopsis Allen, 1976
Species Chromis meridiana Greenfield & Woods, 1980
Species Chromis mirationis Tanaka, 1917
Species Chromis monochroma Allen & Randall, 2004
Species Chromis multilineata (Guichenot, 1853)
Species Chromis nigroanalis Randall, 1988
Species Chromis nigrura Smith, 1960
Species Chromis nitida (Whitley, 1928)
Species Chromis notata (Temminck & Schlegel, 1843)
Species Chromis okamurai Yamakawa & Randall, 1989
Species Chromis onumai Senou & Kudo, 2007
Species Chromis opercularis (Günther, 1867)
Species Chromis ovalis (Steindachner, 1900)
Species Chromis ovatiformis Fowler, 1946
Species Chromis pamae Randall & McCosker, 1992
Species Chromis pelloura Randall & Allen, 1982
Species Chromis pembae Smith, 1960
Species Chromis planesi Lecchini & Williams, 2004
Species Chromis punctipinnis (Cooper, 1863)
Species Chromis pura Allen & Randall, 2004
Species Chromis randalli Greenfield & Hensley, 1970
Species Chromis retrofasciata Weber, 1913
Species Chromis sanctaehelenae Edwards, 1987
Species Chromis scotochiloptera Fowler, 1918
Species Chromis scotti Emery, 1968
Species Chromis struhsakeri Randall & Swerdloff, 1973
Species Chromis ternatensis (Bleeker, 1856)
Species Chromis trialpha Allen & Randall, 1980
Species Chromis unipa Allen & Erdmann, 2009
Species Chromis vanderbilti (Fowler, 1941)
Species Chromis verater Jordan & Metz, 1912
Species Chromis viridis (Cuvier, 1830)
Species Chromis weberi Fowler & Bean, 1928
Species Chromis westaustralis Allen, 1976
Species Chromis woodsi Bruner & Arnam, 1979
Species Chromis xanthochira (Bleeker, 1851)
Species Chromis xanthopterygia Randall & McCarthy, 1988
Species Chromis xanthura (Bleeker, 1854)
Species Chromis xouthos Allen & Erdmann, 2005
Species Chromis xutha Randall, 1988

Species Chromis acuticeps Steindachner, 1866 accepted as Pharyngochromis acuticeps (Steindachner, 1866)
Species Chromis albomaculatus Kamohara, 1960 accepted as Chromis albomaculata Kamohara, 1960
Species Chromis amboiensis (Bleeker, 1871) accepted as Chromis amboinensis (Bleeker, 1871)
Species Chromis andreae Günther, 1864 accepted as Tilapia zillii (Gervais, 1848)
Species Chromis aurata Boulenger, 1897 accepted as Melanochromis auratus (Boulenger, 1897)
Species Chromis auratus Boulenger, 1897 accepted as Melanochromis auratus (Boulenger, 1897)
Species Chromis aureus Steindachner, 1864 accepted as Oreochromis aureus (Steindachner, 1864)
Species Chromis azurelineatus Fowler & Bean, 1928 accepted as Altrichthys azurelineatus (Fowler & Bean, 1928)
Species Chromis bermudae Nichols, 1920 accepted as Chromis flavicauda (Günther, 1880)
Species Chromis bicolor (Rochebrune, 1880) accepted as Abudefduf hoefleri (Steindachner, 1881)
Species Chromis bitaeniatus Fowler & Bean, 1928 accepted as Neoglyphidodon nigroris (Cuvier, 1830)
Species Chromis brasiliensis Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 accepted as Geophagus brasiliensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)
Species Chromis burtoni Günther, 1894 accepted as Haplochromis burtoni (Günther, 1894)
Species Chromis busumanus Günther, 1903 accepted as Tilapia busumana (Günther, 1903)
Species Chromis buttikoferi Hubrecht, 1881 accepted as Tilapia buttikoferi (Hubrecht, 1881)
Species Chromis caeruleomaculatus Rochebrune, 1880 accepted as Tilapia zillii (Gervais, 1848)
Species Chromis caeruleus (Cuvier, 1830) accepted as Chromis caerulea (Cuvier, 1830)
Species Chromis callipterus Günther, 1894 accepted as Astatotilapia calliptera (Günther, 1894)
Species Chromis castanea Cuvier, 1814 accepted as Chromis chromis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chromis caudofasciata Shen & Chen, 1978 accepted as Chromis fumea (Tanaka, 1917)
Species Chromis cautus (Troschel, 1866) accepted as Chromis multilineata (Guichenot, 1853)
Species Chromis chrysurus (Bliss, 1883) accepted as Chromis chrysura (Bliss, 1883)
Species Chromis cinctus (Playfair, 1868) accepted as Chrysiptera biocellata (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
Species Chromis coeruleomaculatus Rochebrune, 1880 accepted as Tilapia zillii (Gervais, 1848)
Species Chromis coeruleus (Cuvier, 1830) accepted as Chromis ternatensis (Bleeker, 1856)
Species Chromis cupreus Fowler & Bean, 1923 accepted as Chromis crusma (Valenciennes, 1833)
Species Chromis cyaneus (Poey, 1860) accepted as Chromis cyanea (Poey, 1860)
Species Chromis desfontainei (Lacepède, 1802) accepted as Haplochromis desfontainii (Lacepède, 1802)
Species Chromis desfontainii (Lacepède, 1802) accepted as Haplochromis desfontainii (Lacepède, 1802)
Species Chromis desmostigma Fowler & Bean, 1928 accepted as Acanthochromis polyacanthus (Bleeker, 1855)
Species Chromis diagramma Günther, 1894 accepted as Simochromis diagramma (Günther, 1894)
Species Chromis dimidata (Klunzinger, 1871) accepted as Chromis dimidiata (Klunzinger, 1871)
Species Chromis dimidiate (Klunzinger, 1871) accepted as Chromis dimidiata (Klunzinger, 1871)
Species Chromis dimidiatus (Klunzinger, 1871) accepted as Chromis dimidiata (Klunzinger, 1871)
Species Chromis discolor Günther, 1903 accepted as Tilapia discolor (Günther, 1903)
Species Chromis dumerilii Steindachner, 1864 accepted as Oreochromis mossambicus (Peters, 1852)
Species Chromis elaphrus Jenkins, 1903 accepted as Plectroglyphidodon imparipennis (Vaillant & Sauvage, 1875)
Species Chromis enchrysurus Jordan & Gilbert, 1882 accepted as Chromis enchrysura Jordan & Gilbert, 1882
Species Chromis epicurorum Gronow, 1854 accepted as Pomatomus saltatrix (Linnaeus, 1766)
Species Chromis facetus Jenyns, 1842 accepted as Cichlasoma facetum (Jenyns, 1842)
Species Chromis faidherbii Rochebrune, 1880 accepted as Tilapia zillii (Gervais, 1848)
Species Chromis fasciatus Perugia, 1892 accepted as Haplochromis fasciatus (Perugia, 1892)
Species Chromis fenestrata Günther, 1860 accepted as Vieja fenestrata (Günther, 1860)
Species Chromis flaviijosephi Lortet, 1883 accepted as Haplochromis flaviijosephi (Lortet, 1883)
Species Chromis flavomaculatus Kamohara, 1960 accepted as Chromis flavomaculata Kamohara, 1960
Species Chromis fraenatus Araga & Yoshino, 1975 accepted as Chromis mirationis Tanaka, 1917
Species Chromis fragoris Whitley, 1964 accepted as Chromis amboinensis (Bleeker, 1871)
Species Chromis frenatus C & V accepted as Chromis caerulea (Cuvier, 1830)
Species Chromis fumeus (Tanaka, 1917) accepted as Chromis fumea (Tanaka, 1917)
Species Chromis fuscomaculatus Guichenot, 1853 accepted as Nandopsis tetracanthus (Valenciennes, 1831)
Species Chromis galilaeus (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Sarotherodon galilaeus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chromis guentheri Steindachner, 1864 accepted as Oreochromis niloticus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chromis guineensis Günther, 1862 accepted as Tilapia guineensis (Günther, 1862)
Species Chromis heudelotii (Duméril, 1861) accepted as Sarotherodon melanotheron Rüppell, 1852
Species Chromis horei Günther, 1894 accepted as Haplochromis horei (Günther, 1894)
Species Chromis humbug Whitley, 1954 accepted as Dischistodus perspicillatus (Cuvier, 1830)
Species Chromis humilis Steindachner, 1866 accepted as Haplochromis humilis (Steindachner, 1866)
Species Chromis insolatus (Cuvier, 1830) accepted as Chromis insolata (Cuvier, 1830)
Species Chromis insulindicus Bleeker, 1877 accepted as Chromis cinerascens (Cuvier, 1830)
Species Chromis isharae (Schmidt, 1930) accepted as Chromis chrysura (Bliss, 1883)
Species Chromis isomelas Jordan & Seale, 1906 accepted as Chromis iomelas Jordan & Seale, 1906
Species Chromis jallae Boulenger, 1896 accepted as Tilapia jallae (Boulenger, 1896)
Species Chromis johnstoni Günther, 1894 accepted as Placidochromis johnstoni (Günther, 1894)
Species Chromis kennensis Whitley, 1964 accepted as Chromis flavomaculata Kamohara, 1960
Species Chromis kirkii Günther, 1894 accepted as Protomelas kirkii (Günther, 1894)
Species Chromis lata Günther, 1862 accepted as Tilapia guineensis (Günther, 1862)
Species Chromis lateralis (Duméril, 1861) accepted as Sarotherodon galilaeus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chromis lateristriga Günther, 1864 accepted as Maravichromis lateristriga (Günther, 1864)
Species Chromis latus Günther, 1862 accepted as Tilapia guineensis (Günther, 1862)
Species Chromis lepidurus C & V accepted as Chromis caerulea (Cuvier, 1830)
Species Chromis lethrinus Günther, 1894 accepted as Lethrinops lethrinus (Günther, 1894)
Species Chromis leucurus Gilbert, 1905 accepted as Chromis leucura Gilbert, 1905
Species Chromis lineatus Fowler & Bean, 1928 accepted as Chromis lineata Fowler & Bean, 1928
Species Chromis lineatus Cadenat, 1950 accepted as Chromis cadenati Whitley, 1951
Species Chromis macrocephalus Bleeker, 1862 accepted as Sarotherodon melanotheron Rüppell, 1852
Species Chromis madagascariensis Guichenot, 1866 accepted as Paretroplus polyactis Bleeker, 1878
Species Chromis magdalenae Lortet, 1883 accepted as Tristramella simonis (Günther, 1864)
Species Chromis margarifer Fowler, 1946 accepted as Chromis margaritifer Fowler, 1946
Species Chromis margaritifera Fowler, 1946 accepted as Chromis margaritifer Fowler, 1946
Species Chromis marginata (Castelnau, 1855) accepted as Chromis multilineata (Guichenot, 1853)
Species Chromis mediteranea Cloquet, 1817 accepted as Chromis chromis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chromis melanopleura (Duméril, 1861) accepted as Tilapia zillii (Gervais, 1848)
Species Chromis menzalensis Mitchell, 1895 accepted as Tilapia zillii (Gervais, 1848)
Species Chromis microcephalus Günther, 1862 accepted as Sarotherodon melanotheron Rüppell, 1852
Species Chromis microstomus Lortet, 1883 accepted as Sarotherodon galilaeus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chromis miyakeensis Moyer & Ida, 1976 accepted as Chromis notata (Temminck & Schlegel, 1843)
Species Chromis moffatii Castelnau, 1861 accepted as Pseudocrenilabrus philander (Weber, 1897)
Species Chromis monteiri (Boulenger, 1899) accepted as Haplochromis fasciatus (Perugia, 1892)
Species Chromis mossambicus Peters, 1852 accepted as Oreochromis mossambicus (Peters, 1852)
Species Chromis multicolor Schoeller, 1903 accepted as Pseudocrenilabrus multicolor (Schoeller, 1903)
Species Chromis multifasciatus Günther, 1903 accepted as Sarotherodon galilaeus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chromis multilineatus (Guichenot, 1853) accepted as Chromis multilineata (Guichenot, 1853)
Species Chromis natalensis Weber, 1897 accepted as Oreochromis mossambicus (Peters, 1852)
Species Chromis nebulifera Günther, 1860 accepted as Paraneetroplus nebuliferus (Günther, 1860)
Species Chromis nigripinnis (Guichenot, 1861) accepted as Sarotherodon melanotheron Rüppell, 1852
Species Chromis nigrurus Smith, 1960 accepted as Chromis nigrura Smith, 1960
Species Chromis nilotica (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Oreochromis niloticus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chromis niloticus (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Oreochromis niloticus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chromis notatus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1843) accepted as Chromis notata (Temminck & Schlegel, 1843)
Species Chromis nuchisquamulatus Hilgendorf, 1888 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis obliquidens Hilgendorf, 1888 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis ogowensis Günther, 1896 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis ovalis Steindachner, 1866 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis ovatiformes Fowler, 1946 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis paterfamilias Lortet, 1876 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis philander Weber, 1897 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis philippinus Fowler, 1918 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis pleuromelas (Duméril, 1861) (unaccepted)
Species Chromis polycentra (Duméril, 1861) (unaccepted)
Species Chromis rendalli Boulenger, 1897 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis rendallii Boulenger, 1897 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis reticulatus Fowler & Bean, 1928 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis retrofasciatas Weber, 1913 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis retrofasciatus Weber, 1913 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis rivulata Günther, 1859 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis rollandi Whitley, 1961 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis scotochilopterus Fowler, 1918 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis simonis Günther, 1864 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis simulanis Smith, 1960 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis simulans Smith, 1960 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis sparrmanii (Smith, 1840) (unaccepted)
Species Chromis sparrmanni (Smith, 1840) (unaccepted)
Species Chromis spilurus Günther, 1894 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis squamipinnis Günther, 1864 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis strigigena (Pfeffer, 1893) (unaccepted)
Species Chromis subocularis Günther, 1894 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis taenia Bennett, 1831 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis tanganicae Günther, 1894 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis ternatense (Bleeker, 1856) (unaccepted)
Species Chromis tetrastigma Günther, 1894 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis tholloni Sauvage, 1884 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis tiberiadis Lortet, 1883 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis tristrami (Günther, 1860) (unaccepted)
Species Chromis velox Jenkins, 1901 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis verator Jordan & Metz, 1912 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis villadoldi Jordan & Tanaka, 1927 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis virescens Ogilby, 1922 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis vorax Pfeffer, 1893 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis williamsi Günther, 1894 (unaccepted)
Species Chromis xanthochir (Bleeker, 1851) (unaccepted)
Species Chromis xanthocira (Bleeker, 1851) (unaccepted)
Species Chromis xanthurus (Bleeker, 1854) (unaccepted)
Species Chromis zillii (Gervais, 1848) (unaccepted)
marine, brackish, fresh
recent + fossil
Bull. Soc. Sci. Philom. Paris
page(s): 88 [details]   
Taxonomic remark Authority cited elsewhere as Cuvier, 1815. Placed on Official List (Opinion 1417). Spelled Chromys in some early...  
Taxonomic remark Authority cited elsewhere as Cuvier, 1815. Placed on Official List (Opinion 1417). Spelled Chromys in some early literature. (Eschmeyer). [details]
IRMNG (2021). Chromis Cuvier, 1814. Accessed at: https://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1223256 on 2021-06-22
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original description Bull. Soc. Sci. Philom. Paris
page(s): 88 [details]   

basis of record SN2000/Eschmeyer, 1998 [details]   

basis of record Neave, S. A. (1939-1996). Nomenclator Zoologicus vol. 1-10 Online. [developed by uBio, hosted online at MBLWHOI Library]. , available online at http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

verified source for family Eschmeyer online (Jun 2012) [details]   

verified source for family WoRMS (Mar 2013) [details]   

name verified source Neave, S. A. (1939-1996). Nomenclator Zoologicus vol. 1-10 Online. [developed by uBio, hosted online at MBLWHOI Library]. , available online at http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

current name source Eschmeyer online (Jun 2012) [details]   

current name source WoRMS (Mar 2013) [details]   

extant flag source Sepkoski, J. J., Jr. (2002). A compendium of fossil marine animal genera. <em>Bulletins of American Paleontology.</em> 363, 1-560. [details]   

habitat flag source FishBase [details]   

original description  (of Demoisellea Whitley, 1928) Rec. Australian Mus., 16
page(s): 295 [details]   

original description  (of Onychognathus Troschel, 1866) Arch. Naturgesch., 32, Abt. 1
page(s): 231 [details]   

original description  (of Furcaria Poey, 1860) Poey, F. (1858-1861). Memorias sobra la historia natural de la Isla de Cuba, acompañadas de sumarios Latinos y extractos en Francés. Vol. 2. Imprenta de Barcina, Habana. 442 p., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/20089
page(s): 194 [details]   

original description  (of Ayresia Cooper, 1863) Proc. Calif. Acad. Nat. Sci., 3
page(s): 73 [details]   

original description  (of Heliastes Lowe, 1838) Trans. Zool. Soc. London, 2 (3)
page(s): 177 [details]   

original description  (of Chromys Jobert, 1877) Ann. Sci. Nat. Paris, Zool., (6) 5, no. 8
page(s): 1 [details]   

original description  (of Lepidochromis Fowler & Bean, 1928) Bull. U.S. Nat. Mus., No. 100 (7)
page(s): 58 [details]   

original description  (of Siphonochromis Fowler, 1946) Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philad., 98
page(s): 143 [details]   

original description  (of Thrissochromis Fowler, 1941) Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philad., 93
page(s): 262 [details]   

original description  (of Dorychromis Fowler & Bean, 1928) Bull. U.S. Nat. Mus., 100 (7)
page(s): 60 [details]   

original description  (of Serrichromis Fowler, 1943) Bull. U.S. Nat. Mus., 100, vol. 14, pt. 2
page(s): 77 [details]   

original description  (of Agripopa Whitley, 1928) Rec. Austr. Mus., 16
page(s): 296 [details]   

original description  (of Hoplochromis Fowler, 1918) Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philad., 70
page(s): 66 [details]   

original description  (of Zabulon Whitley, 1928) Rec. Australian Mus., 16
page(s): 296 [details]   

original description  (of Pycnochromis Fowler, 1941) Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philad., 93
page(s): 258 [details]   

original description  (of Heliazes Valenciennes in Webb & Berthelot, 1843) in Webb & Berthelot, Canaries (Ichth.)
page(s): 27 [details]   
From other sources
Descriptive info From FishBase: Marine. FishBase flag: All Marine. [details]

Taxonomic remark Authority cited elsewhere as Cuvier, 1815. Placed on Official List (Opinion 1417). Spelled Chromys in some early literature. (Eschmeyer). [details]

Type species as cited Sparus chromis Linnaeus 1758 [details]

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