Ostorhinchus semilineatusis commonly referred to as Half-lined cardinal. Difficulty in the aquarium: Only for advanced aquarists. A aquarium size of at least 600 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 304 AphiaID: 273097 Scientific: Ostorhinchus semilineatus German: Halblinien-Kardinalbarsch English: Half-lined Cardinal Category: Cardinalfishes Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Apogonidae (Family) > Ostorhinchus (Genus) > semilineatus (Species) Initial determination: Temminck & Schlegel, 1842 Occurrence: , Hong Kong Australia, China, Corea, Fiji, Guam, Indonesia, Japan, Palau, Philippines, Sumatra, Taiwan, Thailand, Timor, Vietnam, Western Pacific Ocean Sea depth: 3 - 100 Meter Size: 3.94" - 4.72" (10cm - 12cm) Temperature: 50 °F - 82.4 °F (10°C - 28°C) Food: Brine Shrimps, Flakes, Frozen Food (large sort), Invertebrates, Krill Tank: 131.99 gal (~ 600L) Difficulty: Only for advanced aquarists Offspring: None Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Data deficient (DD) Related species at Catalog of Life: More related species in this lexicon:
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Created: 2004-08-28 23:59:01
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Temminck & Schlegel, 1842
Susceptibly: Very transport-sensitive and delicately during accustomisation. Then again with good feeding very durable.
Social Behaviour: A swarmfish, which will stay close to his comrades in danger. Peaceful against other inhabitants.
Tank: Needs a well structured tank with hiding places.
Well suitable for reef tanks.
Synonym: Apogon semilineatus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1842)
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Percoidei (Suborder) > Apogonidae (Family) > Apogoninae (Subfamily) > Apogon (Genus) > Apogon semilineatus (Species)
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