Scientific Name
Chromis weberi  
Chromis weberi魏氏光鰓雀鯛
by: Lab of Fish Ecol. and Evo., BRCAS
Author Fowler & Bean, 1928 Depth 3 - 40M
Chinese 魏氏光鰓雀鯛 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 雀鯛科 Economic Fish No 
Family F411 Pomacentridae Edible Fish Yes  Chinese In Mainland China 韋氏光鰓魚 
Max Length 13.5 cm  Aquarium Fish Yes  Common Name 厚殼仔、黑殼仔(臺東)、青紺仔(澎湖) 
Distribution in World India Ocean to Pacific Ocean   Distribution in Taiwan South、North、North East、PonFu、ShaoLiuChew、LanI Is.、Greeb IS.、Tung Sa IS.、Nan Sa IS. 
Habitats Coral、Coastal  Holotype Locality Jakarta [Batavia], Java, Indonesia 
Synonyms Chromis simulanis, Chromis simulans   
Reference 臺灣魚類誌(沈等, 1993);Fishbase(2005);Fishes of Japan(Nakabo, 2002)  Fowler, H.W. etc. 1928 Moyer, J.T. 1977 沈世傑 編 Shih-Chieh Shen ed. 1993 Kim, Y.U. etc. 1997 Nakabo T. 2002 Nakabo T. 2002 
Specimen List ASIZP0059312. ASIZP0059410. ASIZP0069925. ASIZP0069953. ASIZP0069954. ASIZP0070023. ASIZP0071480. ASIZP0072189. ASIZP0073115. ASIZP0073116. ASIZP0073618. ASIZP0073619. ASIZP0803344. ASIZP0803348. ASIZP0804096. ASIZP0804097. ASIZP0804098. ASIZP0806167. ASIZP0806168. ASIZP0913344. ASIZP0913348. ASIZP0914096. ASIZP0914097. ASIZP0914098. ASIZP0916167. ASIZP0916168. ASIZP0916811. BPBMI22695. FRIP00260. FRIP21332. FRIP21401. NMMBP08697. NMMSTP00391. NTMP1465. NTUM02866. RUSI35022. USNM00275516. ...List all 39 records... 
Barcode2012-01-15,柯慧玲,CO1,100% 2012-01-15,柯慧玲,CO1,100% 2012-01-15,柯慧玲,CO1,100% 2012-10-15,柯慧玲,CO1,100% 2012-10-15,柯慧玲,CO1,100% ,,CO1,100% ,,CO1,100%
Common Name Weber's chromis; Darkbar chromis 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist     
Characteristic Dorsal rays XIII, 11; Anal rays II, 11-12; pectoral rays 18-20; lateral-line scales 17-19; body depth 2.1-2.3 in standard length. 3 spinous procurrent rays on upper and lower orgins of caudal fin. Color olivaceous to bluish gray, the scale edges dark brown; edges of opercle and preopercle dark brown. The tips of caudal fin lobes black; a black spot at the upper base and axil of the pectoral fins.
habitats Occurs singly or in small to large aggregations in passes and steep outer reef slopes from 3 to 40 m depth. 
Distribution Distributed in the Indo-Pacific from Red Sea and eastern Africa to Line Islands and Samoa, north to southern Japan, south to New Caledonia; Palau in Micronesia. It is found in southern Taiwanese waters. 
Utility No commercial value.