Short-tooth Cardinal, Plain Cardinal, Goldbelly Cardinalfish
Ostorhinchus apogonoidesis commonly referred to as Short-tooth Cardinal, Plain Cardinal, Goldbelly Cardinalfish. Difficulty in the aquarium: Not for beginners. A aquarium size of at least 250 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 316 AphiaID: 712645 Scientific: Ostorhinchus apogonoides German: Goldbauch-Kardinalbarsch English: Short-tooth Cardinal, Plain Cardinal, Goldbelly Cardinalfish Category: Cardinalfishes Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Apogonidae (Family) > Ostorhinchus (Genus) > apogonoides (Species) Initial determination: (Bleeker, ), 1856 Occurrence: (the) Maldives, Australia, Bali, Christmas Islands, Coral sea, Easter Island (Rapa Nui), Eastern Indian Ocean, Egypt, Fiji, French Polynesia, Great Barrier Reef, Guam, India, Indian Ocean, Indonesia, Israel, Japan, Java, Komodo (Komodo Island), Madagascar, Marquesas Islands, Maumere, Mauritius, Mayotte, Micronesia, Moorea, Mozambique, New Caledonia, New South Wales (Australia), Okinawa, Palau, Papua, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Queensland (Australia), Red Sea, Réunion , South-Africa, Sumatra, Taiwan, Tansania, The Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), the Seychelles, the Society Islands, Timor, Western Indian Ocean Sea depth: 3 - 60 Meter Size: 3.54" - 3.94" (9cm - 10cm) Temperature: 73.4 °F - 80.6 °F (23°C - 27°C) Food: Brine Shrimps, Flakes, Frozen Food (large sort), Krill, Mysis Tank: 54.99 gal (~ 250L) Difficulty: Not for beginners Offspring: Not available as offspring Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Not evaluated (NE) Related species at Catalog of Life: More related species in this lexicon:
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Created: 2004-08-29 14:34:23
Last edit: 2020-05-08 14:17:13
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.
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