Scientific Name
Ostorhinchus cyanosoma
Ostorhinchus cyanosoma金帶鸚天竺鯛
by: Lab of Fish Ecol. and Evo., BRCAS
Author (Bleeker, 1853) Depth 1 - 50M
Chinese 金帶鸚天竺鯛 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 天竺鯛科 Economic Fish No 
Family F352 Apogonidae Edible Fish Yes  Chinese In Mainland China 金帶鸚天竺鯛 
Max Length 8 cm  Aquarium Fish No  Common Name 大面側仔、大目側仔 
Distribution in World India Ocean to Pacific Ocean   Distribution in Taiwan East、South、North、North East、LanI Is.、Greeb IS.、Tung Sa IS.、Nan Sa IS. 
Habitats Coral、Coastal、Lagoon  Holotype Locality Lawajong, Solor I., Indonesia. 
Synonyms Apogon cyanosoma, Apogon cyanosomus, Apogon hyalosoma, Apogon novaeguinea, Ostorhynchus cyanosoma   
Reference 臺灣魚類誌(沈等, 1993);Fishbase(2006);Shao, K. T., and J. P. Chen (1986) The New Records of Cardinalfishes from Taiwan, with a Synopsis of the Family Apogonidae. Journ. Taiwan Museum, 39(2):61-104;Randall, J. E., G. R. Allen and R. C. Steene (1990) Fishes of the  Bleeker, P. 1853 Shao, K.T. etc. 1986 Randall, J. E., G. R. Allen etc. 1990 沈世傑 編 Shih-Chieh Shen ed. 1993 Randall, J. E. etc. 1998 Mabuchi, K. , T. H. Fraser, H. Song, Y. Azuma etc. 2014 
Specimen List ASIZP0055940. ASIZP0055961. ASIZP0056960. ASIZP0061921. ASIZP0062133. ASIZP0062139. ASIZP0062149. ASIZP0062435. ASIZP0069889. ASIZP0069908. ASIZP0069992. ASIZP0073587. ASIZP0074521. ASIZP0700307. ASIZP0803389. ASIZP0803390. ASIZP0803391. ASIZP0806136. ASIZP0913389. ASIZP0913390. ASIZP0913391. ASIZP0916136.  
Barcode2012-01-15,張家豪,CO1,100% 2016-02-02,張家豪,CO1,100% 2015-10-23,Chia-Hao Chang,CO1,90%
Common Name Yellowstriped cardinalfish; Yellow cardinalfish; Yellow-striped cardinalfish; Bluespot cardinalfish; Goldenstriped cardinal; Goldenstriped cardinalfish 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist     
Characteristic Dorsal-fin rays VII+I, 9; anal-fin rays II, 8; pectoral-fin rays 14. Bluish silver in color, with 6 orange-yellow stripes, including a short post ocular stripe. Sub-equal along abdomen, and midlateral stripe ends into pinkish to orange spot on caudal fin base (red at night).
habitats Inhabits sheltered clear water areas of lagoon and seaward reefs from depths of 1 to at least 49 m. Found in small or large aggregations under ledges, in holes, or even among long spines of sea urchins. Feeds on planktonic crustaceans and small invertebra 
Distribution Indo-Pacific: Red Sea south to Mozambique and eastward to the western Pacific where it ranges from southern Japan and the Marshall Islands to the southern Great Barrier Reef; throughout Micronesia.  
Utility No commercial value.