Species

Fish

Five-lined cardinalfish

The five-lined cardinalfish (Cheilodipterus quinquelineatus), is a species of marine fish in the family Apogonidae.

Short description - Dorsal spines (total): 7; Dorsal soft ray...

Fish

Large toothed cardinalfish

The large toothed cardinalfish (Cheilodipterus macrodon), is a species of marine fish in the family Apogonidae. 

The large toothed cardinalfish can be distinguished from other s...

Fish

Blackstripe cardinalfish

 

Short description - Dorsal spines (total): 8; Dorsal soft rays (total): 9; Anal spines: 2; Anal soft rays: 8. Characterized by having dorsal fin rays VII-I,...

Fish

Broadstriped cardinalfish

Alternating dark and light stripes along body, with five full dark stripes. Mid stripe ends in diffuse black spot on tail base. Very similar O. nigrofasciatus (Blackstriped Cardi...

Fish

Threadfin cardinalfish

A semi-transparent pale cardinalfish with a tall first dorsal fin, bright blue and orange bars on the rear of the head and anterior and anterior body, a blue iris, and a narrow whitish line along t...

Fish

Mottled cardinalfish

Mottled cardinalfish (Fowleria vaiulae) is a genus of fishes in the family Apogonidae.

Short description - Dorsal spines (total): 8; Dorsal soft rays (tot...

Fish

Yellowstriped cardinalfish

Yellowstriped cardinalfish (Ostorhinchus cyanosoma) is a species of marine fish in the cardinalfish family (family Apogonidae) of order Perciformes.

Fish

Multi-barred cardinalfish

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 b...