Chromis chromis

Chromis chromis

''Chromis chromis'' is a Chromis from the Eastern Atlantic and Mediterranean. It occasionally makes its way into the aquarium trade. It grows to a size of 25cm in length. It feeds on small planktonic animals, and Benthic Algae. Adults form small shoals in midwater above or near rocky reefs or above seagrass meadows.
Taxonomy
KingdomAnimalia
DivisionChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyPomacentridae
GenusChromis
SpeciesC. chromis
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