Morphology Data of Chromis hangganan
Identification keys
Abnormalities
Main Ref. Arango, B.G., H.T. Pinheiro, C. Rocha, B.D. Grene, R.L. Pyle, J.M. Corpus, B. Shepherd and L.A. Rocha, 2019
Appearance refers to
Bones in OsteoBase

Sex attributes

Specialized organs
Different appearance
Different colors
Remarks

Descriptive characteristics of juvenile and adult

Striking features
Body shape lateral short and / or deep
Cross section compressed
Dorsal head profile
Type of eyes
Type of mouth/snout
Position of mouth
Type of scales
Diagnosis

This species is distinguished from its congeners by the following characters: D XIII,10-12; A II,11-12; pectoral-fin rays 18; procurrent caudal-fin rays 3; tubed lateral-line scales 16; gill rakers 7 + 16-19 (= 23-26); body depth 1.9-2.0 in SL. Colour of adults when fresh yellowish with dark black margins on dorsal and anal fins (Ref. 120230).

Ease of Identification

Meristic characteristics of Chromis hangganan

Lateral Lines Interrupted: No
Scales on lateral line
Pored lateral line scales
Scales in lateral series
Scale rows above lateral line 2 - 3
Scale rows below lateral line 8 - 8
Scales around caudal peduncle 11 - 11
Barbels
Gill clefts (sharks/rays only)
Gill rakers
on lower limb 16 - 19
on upper limb 7 - 7
total 23 - 26
Vertebrae
preanal 11 - 11
total 25 - 25

Fins

Dorsal fin(s)

Attributes
Fins number 1
Finlets No. Dorsal   
Ventral  
Spines total 13 - 13
Soft-rays total 10 - 12
Adipose fin

Caudal fin

Attributes

Anal fin(s)

Fins number 1
Spines total 2 - 2
Soft-rays total 11 - 12

Paired fins

Pectoral Attributes  
Spines     0
Soft-rays   18 - 18
Pelvics Attributes  
Position    
Spines     1
Soft-rays   5 - 5
Main Ref. (e.g. 9948)
Glossary ( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Capuli, Estelita Emily
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