Yellowback Puller, Chromis nitida (Whitley 1928)

Other Names: Barrier Reef Chromis, Shining Puller, Yellow-back Puller, Yellow-backed Puller

A Yellowback Puller, Chromis nitida, at North West Solitary Island, New South Wales. Source: Ian V. Shaw / Reef Life Survey. License: CC by Attribution

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Dianne J. Bray, Chromis nitida in Fishes of Australia, accessed 07 Apr 2020,

Yellowback Puller, Chromis nitida (Whitley 1928)


Goatley, CHR & Bellwood, DR (2014). Moving towards the equator: reverse range shifts in two subtropical reef fish species, Chromis nitida (Pomacentridae) and Pseudolabrus guentheri (Labridae). Marine Biodiversity Records 7: e12. PDF

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CAAB Code:37372049

Habitat:Reef associated

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