Taxon profile


Phaeoptyx Fraser & Robins, 1970

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

Included taxa

Number of records: 3

species Phaeoptyx conklini (Silvester, 1915) - Conklin's Cardinalfish
species Phaeoptyx pigmentaria (Poey, 1860) - Dusky Cardinalfish
species Phaeoptyx xenus (Böhlke & Randall, 1968)

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/3445]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Phaeoptyx Fraser & Robins, 1970]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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