Taxon profile


Golden Cardinalfish
Ostorhinchus aureus (Lacépède, 1802)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Apogonidae - cardinalfishes »  genus Ostorhinchus

Scientific synonyms

Amia aurea Bleeker, 1874
Amia fleurieu (non Lacépède, 1802)
Apogon annularis roseipinnis Günther in Tennet, 1861
Apogon aureus (Lacépède, 1802)
Apogon roseipinnis Cuvier, 1829
Centropomus aureus Lacépède, 1802
Gronovichthys aureus (Lacépède, 1802)

Other names

= Ring-tail Cardinalfish
= Ring-tailed Cardinalfish

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Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [4837]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/1650]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Apogon aureus (Lacepède, 1802)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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