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Profile lexID: 3476 AphiaID: 1010872 Scientific: Taeniamia fucata German: Orangelinien-Kardinalbarsch English: Narrow-lined Cardinalfish, Orangelined Cardinalfish, Orange-lined Cardinalfish, Painted Cardinal, Red-barred Cardinalfish Category: Cardinali Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Apogonidae (Family) > Taeniamia (Genus) > fucata (Species) Initial determination: (Cantor, ), 1849 Occurrence: , Raja Amat , The Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands) , Tansania , Vietnam , Gulf of Oman / Oman , Comores , India , Jordan , Northern Mariana Islands , Ashmore and Cartier Islands , Saudi Arabia , Israel , Mozambique Africa occidentale, Australia, Cina, Egitto, Fiji, Filippine, Giappone, Guam, Honduras, Indonesia, Isole Banggai, Isole Marshall, Isole Salomon, Kenia, Madagascar, Maldive, Malesia, Mar delle Andamane, Mar rosso, Micronesia, Nuova Caledonia, Oceano Indiano, Palau, Papua Nuova Guinea, Queensland, Samoa, Samoa americane, Seychelles, Sri Lanka, Sudafrica, Sumatra, Tailandia, Taiwan, Timor Est, Tonga, Vanuatu Sea depth: 2 - 60 Meter Size: 5 cm - 9,5 cm Temperature: 20°C - 28°C Food: Zoobenthos, Copepods, Amphipods, Daphnia salina, invertebrati, Krill, Mysis, Naupli di artemia, Polpa di gambero, zooplancton Tank: ~ 500 Liter Difficulty: Mediamente facile Offspring: None Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Not evaluated (NE) Related species at: Catalog of Life
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Created: 2011-01-01 13:14:27
Last edit: 2017-07-13 19:32:54
Archamia fucata, also known as the Orangelined Cardinalfish and Narrowlined Cardinalfish as well as Apogon fucata, inhabits coral and rocky reefs and is also found in mangrove roots in the whole Indo-Pacific. From the East African coast, north from the Red Sea to South Africa and east to Indonesia and Australia in the south.
His body ist mostly translucent gray with a large black spot (near eye-sized) at caudal-fin base, with curved oblique orange lines on body; the fins are largely transparent.
The Orangelined Cardinalfish feeds on zooplankton and other small benthic invertebrates.
Apogon fucatus Cantor, 1849
Apogon kagoshimanus Döderlein, 1883
Apogon macropteroides Bleeker, 1853
Apogon sansibaricus Pfeffer, 1893
Archamia dispilus Lachner, 1951
Archamia fuctata (Cantor, 1849)
Archamia irida Gon & Randall, 1995
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Percoidei (Suborder) > Apogonidae (Family) > Apogoninae (Subfamily) > Archamia (Genus) > Archamia fucata (Species)
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