Ternate chromis

The Ternate chromis lives in the reef-associated, non-migratory, marine, depth range 2 - 36 m environment.

Ternate Chromis are less aggressive than many of the damsels commonly found. They are usually grey-yellow with distinctive black edges on the tail. They are sometimes referred to as scissortail chromis. More

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Common names

Apiapi in Other
Barakkotti in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
blue puller in English
Gemutu in Javanese (basa Jawa)
Gemutu in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
golden chromis in English
Goue chromis in Afrikaans
Kaburaya-suzumedai in Japanese (日本語)
Kapal in Davawenyo
Mao mao in Other
Palata in Waray-waray
Pata-pata in Cebuano
Samok-samok in Kagayanen
striped-tail puller in English
Swallow-tail puffer in English
Swallowtail puller in English
Ternate chromis in English
Tu'u'u in Samoan (gagana fa'a Samoa)
പാര ക്കൊറ്റി in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
ബരക്കൊട്ടി  in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
三叶光鳃雀鲷 in Mandarin Chinese
三葉光鰓雀鯛 in Mandarin Chinese
条尾光鳃鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
條尾光鰓魚 in Mandarin Chinese

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Order : Perciformes
Family : Pomacentridae
Genus : Chromis
Species : Chromis ternatensis
Authority : Bleeker, 1856