Blue chromis

A small marine fish that reaches 15 cm in length.

The Blue chromis lives in the reef-associated, non-migratory, marine, depth range 3 - 60 m , usually 10 - 20 m environment.

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John USVI Marine Life: Blue Chromis (Chromis cyanea) - The Blue Chromis is in the damselfish family. They are commonly seen swimming in mid water above the coral tops. More

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The Blue Chromis is a member of the damselfishes and given their hardy nature they can be a good choice for a saltwater beginner. In fact, many hobbyists use them to cycle new tanks (not recommended). More

The Blue Chromis is a very peaceful and active fish from the Caribbean. These fish reside in the upper part of the aquarium and will help bring out more shy species that normally hide. More

Common names

azulejo in Spanish (español)
Blå Chromis in Danish (dansk)
Blå safirfisk in Danish (dansk)
Blauer Demoisellefisch in German (Deutsch)
blue chromis in English
castañeta azul in Spanish (español)
Chromis niebieski in Polish (polski)
Cromis azul in Spanish (español)
Stèlchi blou in Papiamento
青光鰓魚 in Mandarin Chinese
青光鳃鱼 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Perciformes
Family : Pomacentridae
Genus : Chromis
Species : Chromis cyanea
Authority : Poey, 1860