Ostorhinchus maculiferusis commonly referred to as Spotted 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.
lexID: 7802 AphiaID: 712670 Scientific: Ostorhinchus maculiferus German: Kardinalbarsch English: Spotted Cardinalfish Category: Cardinalfishes Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Apogonidae (Family) > Ostorhinchus (Genus) > maculiferus (Species) Initial determination: (Garrett, ), 1864 Occurrence: Hawaii Size: up to 5.51" (14 cm) Temperature: °F - 78.8 °F (°C - 26°C) Food: Crustaceans, Invertebrates, Schrimps, Zoobenthos, Zooplankton 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: 2014-12-28 11:40:33
Last edit: 2014-12-28 11:40:33
Uncommon under ledges & caverns by day emerging at night to feed upon zooplankton. It is common in the cooler Northwestern Hawaiian Islands.
Apogon maculiferus Garrett, 1864
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Apogonidae (Family) > Apogoninae (Subfamily) > Ostorhinchus (Genus) > Ostorhinchus maculiferus (Species)
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