Species Details

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Common Name: Multi-barred cardinalfish
Scientific Name: Nectamia luxuria
Local Name: -
Dhivehi Name: -
Animalia  (Kingdom)
Chordata  (Plylum)
Teleostei  (Class)
Perciformes  (Order)
Apogonidae  (Family)
Nectamia   (Genus)

Multi-barred cardinalfish's description

Short description - Dorsal spines (total): 8; Dorsal soft rays (total): 9; Anal spines: 2; Anal soft rays: 8. A Nectamia with no dark saddle on body below the second dorsal fin, many pale bars on body, caudal peduncle with an incomplete dark wide bar, mostly above the lateral line, caudal fin with dark margins, subocular mark, thin and triangular.

Multi-barred cardinalfish's Behavior & Ecology

Forms aggregations, often among branching corals.

Multi-barred cardinalfish habitat