Species Details

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Buff chromis   

Common Name: Buff chromis
Scientific Name: Chromis xutha
Local Name: Dhon Nilamehi
Dhivehi Name: ދޮންނިލަމެހި
Animalia  (Kingdom)
Chordata  (Plylum)
Teleostei  (Class)
Perciformes  (Order)
Pomacentridae  (Family)
Chromis   (Genus)

Buff chromis's description

Short description - Dorsal spines (total): 12; Dorsal soft rays (total): 11-12; Anal spines: 2; Anal soft rays: 11 - 12.

Buff chromis's Behavior & Ecology

Adults inhabit offshore coral reefs with rich growth, always found near corals.

Buff chromis's Reproduction

Oviparous, distinct pairing during breeding. Eggs are demersal and adhere to the substrate. Males guard and aerate the eggs.

Buff chromis habitat