Image: Bulls-eye Cardinalfish, Apogonichthyoides atripes

Bulls-eye Cardinalfish, Apogonichthyoides atripes

A Bulls-eye Cardinalfish in the Gold Coast Seaway, Queensland, 17 June 2014.

Deb Aston
© Deb Aston


An Australian standard name has not been assigned for the species. Its common names include: Black-finned Cardinal-fish, Bulls-eye Cardinal, Bulls-eye Cardinalfish, Two-eye Cardinalfish, Two-eyed Cardinal-fish, Two-eyed Cardinalfish.


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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