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Noun1.cardinalfish - small red fishes of coral reefs and inshore tropical waters
percoid, percoid fish, percoidean - any of numerous spiny-finned fishes of the order Perciformes
Apogonidae, family Apogonidae - bright-colored marine fishes that incubate eggs in the mouth
Apogon maculatus, flame fish, flamefish - a cardinalfish found in tropical Atlantic coastal waters
Astropogon stellatus, conchfish - found in West Indies; lives in mantle cavity of a living conch
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The Banggai cardinalfish, Pterapogon kauderni, is a fascinating species that possesses a series of remarkable biological characteristics making it unique among coral reef fishes.
Published partial molecular hypothetical trees to date for cardinalfish do not support, in part, either hypothesis.
At reefs broadcasting sound, about 80 larvae of the cardinalfish family showed up in a typical night.
The Banggai cardinalfish project, which includes an exhibit featured in the Indo-Pacific segment of Conservation, Outreach and Observation Lab (COOL) at the New Jersey State Aquarium, is the culmination of three years of successful research and captive breeding under the direction of the aquarium's Manager of Science and Conservation, Alejandro Vagelli.
The cardinalfish family Apogonidae is best known for its marine members, which includes more than 300 species worldwide, mainly in tropical latitudes.
Nilsson didn't think to look for low-oxygen tolerance at reefs until he began to observe mouth brooding in cardinalfish around Lizard Island on Australia's Great Barrier Reef.
A single pink cardinalfish, Apogon pacificus, was observed and photographed (R.
Relatively few cardinalfish are known from the deeper zones of the continental shelf (~61 m, 200 ft) and down the continental slope (~290 m, 951 ft).
drum 8 Apogon retrosella barspot cardinalfish 5 Dosidicus gigas squid 8 Merluccius productus Pacific whiting 1 Fish species no.
A new species of the deepwater cardinalfish genus Epigonus (Perciformes: Epigonidae) from the Gulf of Aqaba, Red Sea.
Age structure, growth rates, movement patterns and feeding in an estuarine population of the cardinalfish Apogon rueppellii.
Two new species of the deep-sea cardinalfish genus Epigonus (Perciformes, Apogonidae) from the Hawaiian Islands, with a key to the Hawaiian species.