Yellowstriped cardinalfish's description
Yellowstriped cardinalfish (Ostorhinchus cyanosoma) is a species of marine fish in the cardinalfish family (family Apogonidae) of order Perciformes.
Short description - Dorsal spines (total): 8; Dorsal soft rays (total): 9; Anal spines: 2; Anal soft rays: 8. Bluish silver in color, with 6 orange-yellow stripes, including a short post ocular stripe. Sub-equal along abdomen, and midlateral stripe ends into pinkish to orange spot on caudal fin base (red at night) (Ref. 48635). Greatest depth of body 2.7-3.0 in SL.
Max length : 8.0 cm TL male/unsexed.
Common length : 6.0 cm SL male/unsexed.