Ostorhinchus leptofasciatusis commonly referred to as Slenderline cardinalfish. Difficulty in the aquarium:
There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
Profile lexID: 8615 AphiaID: 712668 Scientific: Ostorhinchus leptofasciatus German: Kardinalbarsch English: Slenderline Cardinalfish Category: Kardinalfisk Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Apogonidae (Family) > Ostorhinchus (Genus) > leptofasciatus (Species) Initial determination: (Allen, ), 2001 Size: bis zu 5cm Temperature: 22°C - 27°C Difficulty: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully Offspring: None Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Related species at: Catalog of Life More related species: in this lexicon
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Created: 2015-08-01 10:08:43
Last edit: 2015-08-01 10:08:43
Very special thanks for the first photo of the Slenderline cardinalfish to Dr. Gerry R. Allen.
This cardinalfish is found hovering around a large coral formation in groups in a depth range 10 - 20 meters.
Apogon leptofasciatus Allen, 2001
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Percoidei (Suborder) > Apogonidae (Family) > Apogoninae (Subfamily) > Ostorhinchus (Genus) > Ostorhinchus leptofasciatus (Species)
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