Kingdom Animalia  
 Phylum Chordata  
 Class Actinopterygii  
 Order Perciformes  
 Family Pomacentridae  
 Genus Chromis  
  Chromis flavomaculata  Kamohara, 1960 
Provider: Kwang-Tsao Shao 
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Synonyms:Chromis flavomaculatusChromis kennensis  details
Citation: 臺灣魚類誌(沈等, 1993);Fishbase(2005)
Character: Dorsal rays XIII-XIV, 11-13(usually 12); Anal rays II, 10-11; pectoral rays 18-20; lateral-line scales 17-19; body depth 1.8-2.0 in standard length. Posterior tip of dorsal fin rounded. 2 spinous procurrent rays on upper and lower orgins of caudal fin. Body brownish grey; dorsal and anal dark; pectoral fin pale with a prominent black spot at the base; caudal fin yellowish grey.  
Habitat: Inhabits lagoon and outer coral reefs from 10 to 40m depth, boulder bottoms and lava cliffs, in small to large aggregations.  
Distribution: Distributed in the western Pacific, there are two isolated populations: (1) southern Japan, Ryukyu Islands, and Taiwan; (2) Coral Sea, New Caledonia, Loyalty Islands, Lord Howe Island and east coast of Australia between Sydney and the southern Great Barri 
Utility: No commercial value.  
Name Code: 382335
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