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Profile lexID: 8286 AphiaID: 1043448 Scientific: Fibramia amboinensis German: Kardinalbarsch English: Amboina Cardinalfish Category: Kardinalaborrar Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Apogonidae (Family) > Fibramia (Genus) > amboinensis (Species) Initial determination: (Bleeker, ), 1853 Occurrence: , Tansania , Vietnam , Mangroves Fiji, Filippinerna, Indiska Oceanen - Stilla Havet, Indonesien, Japan, Kina, Malaysia, Nya Guinea, Nya Kaledonien, Palau, Papua Nya Guinea, Salomonöarna, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Vanuatu Size: bis zu 7cm Temperature: 0°C - 27°C Food: zooplankton Difficulty: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully Offspring: None Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown Related species at: Catalog of Life
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Created: 2015-04-26 14:52:48
Last edit: 2015-04-26 14:52:48
Very special thanks for the first photo of Apogon amboinensis to Christine Pöllabauer, New Caledonia.
Christine told us, that she caught this cardinalfish in the Wadjana River, a freshwater river!
This species is found in shallow brackish to fresh waters in river mouths and estuaries and mangroves, with soft sand to muddy substrate.
At Yakushima Island, southern Japan, a specimen was found with about 3,000 eggs in its mouth (Yoshida et al. 2010).
IUCN Red List
Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopteri (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Percoidei (Suborder) > Apogonidae (Family) > Apogoninae (Subfamily) > Apogon (Genus) > Apogon amboinensis (Species)
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