Animalia > Chordata > Actinopterygii > Perciformes > Apogonidae > Zoramia > Zoramia leptacantha

Zoramia leptacantha (Threadifn cardinalfish; Threadfin cardinalfish; Long-spine cardinalfish; Longspine cardinalfish; Long-spine cardinal; Longspine cardinal; Bluestreak cardinalfish; Cardinalfish )

Synonyms: Apogon leptacanthus; Zoramia leptacanthus
Language: Afrikaans; Bikol; Fijian; Japanese; Mahl; Malay; Malayalam; Mandarin Chinese; Samoan; Tagalog

Wikipedia Abstract

Also known as the bluestreak cardinalfish, it is one of the cardinalfishes.
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Brood Dispersal [1]  On/In self

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Pulu Keeling National Park II 6469 Cocos (Keeling) Islands    

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Artis Zoo
Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Fort Worth Zoological Park
John G. Shedd Aquarium
Oceanario de Lisboa
Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium
Riverbanks Zoo and Garden
Steinhart Aquarium (CA Acad of Science
Tierpark Dählhölzli
Toronto Zoo
Wroclaw Zoo, LLC


Agulhas Current; Arabian Sea; Australia; Calamianes Islands; Chagos Islands; Cocos (Keeling) Islands; Coral Sea and GBR; Djibouti; Egypt; Great Barrier Reef; Guam; India; Indian Ocean; Indian Ocean, Eastern; Indian Ocean, Western; Indo-Pacific: Red Sea and Mozambique Island (Ref. 4329) to Samoa and Tonga, north to Ryukyu Islands, south to New Caledonia; throughout Micronesia.; Indonesia; Indonesian Sea; Japan; Kimbe Bay; Kuroshio Current; Maldives; Marshall Islands; Micronesia,Fed.States of; Milne Bay; Mozambique; New Caledonia; North Australian Shelf; North Marianas; Northeast Australian Shelf; Pacific Ocean; Pacific, Eastern Central; Pacific, Northwest; Pacific, Western Central; Palau; Papua New Guinea; Persian Gulf; Philippines; Red Sea; Ryukyu Islands; Samoa; Saudi Arabia; Seychelles; South China Sea; Sudan; Tonga;



Species recognized by , 2014-05-19, FishBase in Catalog of Life 2011
Attributes / relations provided by 1Breathing with a mouth full of eggs: respiratory consequences of mouthbrooding in cardinalfish, Sara Östlund-Nilsson and Göran E. Nilsson, Proc. R. Soc. Lond. B 2004 271, 1015-1022
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Institution information provided by International Species Information System - May 2011