Vanderbilt's Chromis (Chromis vanderbilti)

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Vanderbilt's Chromis

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Vanderbilt's Chromis

Chromis vanderbilti

Easy

sg

1.022 - 1.025

pH

8.0 - 8.4

[[Minimum temperature::72 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]] [[Maximum temperature::78 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]]

8-12 °d

1:3 M:F

Omnivore
Pellet Foods
Flake Foods
Live Foods

1-6 years

Family

Pomacentridae



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Additional names

Vanderbilt's Chromis, Black Chromis, Black Fin Damsel

Additional scientific names

Pycnochromis vanderbilti


Origin

Pacific Ocean: Taiwan to the Hawaiian and Pitcairn islands, north to the Izu Islands, south to Rowley Shoals (eastern Indian Ocean) and Lord Howe and Rapa islands

Sexing

Tank compatibility

Diet

Omnivorous

Feeding regime

Daily

Environment Specifics

Reef tank

Behaviour

Identification

Colour is alternating blue and yellow stripes. The caudal fin has a broad yellow upper lobe margin and a broad black lower lobe margin. The margin of the spinous portion of the dorsal fin is also yellow; the anal fin is largely black.

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