Chrysiptera hemicyanea, Adult. Photo: Rick Stuart-Smith
Chrysiptera hemicyanea, Adult, Banda Islands, Indonesia, Photo: Joe Shields
Bright blue upper body sharply demarked from yellow belly, with line of separation extending from lower head to upper tail base. Small black spot at pectoral base, two black bands from snout to eye.
Max Size: 7 cm
Sea Temperature Range: 25.4-31.2°C
Habitat: Coral Reef
Threats: Exploitation, Habitat degradation
IUCN Threat Status: Not Evaluated
Occurrence: Common (20% of sites)
Occurrence describes how often the species is found on surveys within its distribution.
It is calculated as the % of reef sites surveyed by RLS divers across all the ecoregions in which the species has been observed
Abundance: Many (31 per transect)
Abundance is calculated as the average number of individuals recorded per RLS transect, where present.