Ostorhinchus bryxis commonly referred to as Offshore 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: 8294 AphiaID: 1010505 Scientific: Ostorhinchus bryx German: Kardinalbarsch English: Offshore Cardinalfish Category: Cardinalfishes Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Apogonidae (Family) > Ostorhinchus (Genus) > bryx (Species) Initial determination: (Fraser, ), 1998 Occurrence: Indonesia Sea depth: Meter Size: up to 2.05" (5.2 cm) Temperature: 71.6 °F - 80.6 °F (22°C - 27°C) Food: 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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Fraser, T.H. 1998
Very special thanks for the first photo of Odontoscion xanthops to Dr. Gerry R. Allen and Dr. Mark Erdmann, Australia.
The photo of this cardinalfish was taken at Bali, Indonesia.
Apogon bryx is a benthic species which occurs over soft, sandy/silty bottoms in a depth of 14 - 155 meters.
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Percoidei (Suborder) > Apogonidae (Family) > Apogoninae (Subfamily) > Ostorhinchus (Genus) > bryx (Species)
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