Chrysiptera cyanea (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)

Tamilmani, G and Gopakumar, G (2017) Chrysiptera cyanea (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825). In: Prioritized Species for Mariculture in India. ICAR - Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Kochi, pp. 301-305. ISBN 978-93-82263-14-2

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    The Sapphire devil damsel is characterized by its brilliant blue colour and a small black spot at the posterior base of the dorsal fin. Adult males sometimes develop an orange colour on caudal fin and ventral parts of the body. Females and juveniles usually lack the orange colour. There are 13 dorsal spines and 12-13 soft rays and 2 anal spine and 13-14 anal soft rays.

    Item Type: Book Section
    Subjects: Aquaculture
    Aquaculture > Mariculture
    Aquaculture > Ornamental Fishes
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture
    Subject Area > CMFRI > CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture
    CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture
    Subject Area > CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture
    Depositing User: Mr. Prashanth P K
    Date Deposited: 03 Mar 2021 06:08
    Last Modified: 03 Mar 2021 06:08

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