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Family Pomacentridae


Chromis verater   

Chromis, Midway Atoll, 40 feet


Angel Ledge, Midway Atoll, 80 feet


YO-257 Wreck, Waikiki, Oahu, 60 feet


Juvenile, Keauhou, Hawaii, 80 feet


Juvenile, YO-257 Wreck, Waikiki, Oahu, 100 feet

Juvenile, Ho'okena, Hawaii, 60 feet

Chromis, Midway Atoll, 40 feet


Locally common in small aggregations along ledges exposed to current where it feeds upon zooplankton.  Dark brown, black, or gray, normally with three white spots ahead of the tail.  Juveniles are gray with a black posterior.  Attains 9 inches.  Endemic to Hawai'i.