Animal Species:Bulls-eye Cardinalfish, Apogonichthyoides atripes

Bulls-eye Cardinalfish in the Gold Coast Seaway

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Alternative Name/s

Black-finned Cardinal-fish, Two-eye Cardinalfish

Distribution

The map below shows the Australian distribution of the species based on public sightings and specimens in Australian Museums. Click on the map for detailed information.  Source: Atlas of Living Australia.

Apogonichthyoides atripes

Classification

Species:
atripes
Genus:
Apogonichthyoides
Family:
Apogonidae
Order:
Perciformes
Class:
Actinopterygii
Subphylum:
Vertebrata
Phylum:
Chordata
Kingdom:
Animalia

What does this mean?

References

  1. Hoese, D.F., Bray, D.J., Paxton, J.R. & G.R. Allen. 2006. Fishes. In Beesley, P.L. & A. Wells. (eds) Zoological Catalogue of Australia. Volume 35. ABRS & CSIRO Publishing: Australia. parts 1-3, pages 1-2178.


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