Two types of Chromis sp. on acropora coral head.
Fish feed on zooplankton from water column.
These fish use the coral for protection from predation
Image ID: reef0015, NOAA's Coral Kingdom Collection
Location: Truk Lagoon Reef (Chuuk)
Photo Date: July 1974
Photographer: Dr. James P. McVey, NOAA Sea Grant Program
Category: Coral Reefs/Vertebrates Fish/
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