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Updated 7/2/2022

Family Pomacentridae


Pycnochromis caudalis

Banda Sea, Indonesia

Wakatobi, Indonesia, 50 feet


Blue Corner, Palau, 40 feet


Uncommon along outer reef dropoffs in deeper water.  Dark blue spot at base of pectoral fin distinguishes it from the common Bicolor Chromis.  Attains 3 inches.  Indonesia to the Solomon Islands & Pohnpei.  Formerly known as Chromis caudalis.