Ostorhinchus compressus, Blue-eyed cardinal, Blue-eyed cardinalfish, Ochre-striped cardinalfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Ostorhinchus compressus, Blue-eyed cardinal, Blue-eyed cardinalfish, Ochre-striped cardinalfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Ostorhinchus compressus

Ostorhinchus compressus Description

Dorsal spines: 8; Dorsal soft rays: 9; Anal spines: 2; Anal soft rays: 9. Color is white or pinkish with about six red-brown stripes on side; 3 to 4 dark spots at the base of the caudal fin. Eyes iridescent blue. Small juveniles have yellow caudal peduncl

Ostorhinchus compressus Common Names

  • Blue-eyed cardinal, Blue-eyed cardinalfish, Ochre-striped cardinalfish

Ostorhinchus compressus Taxonomic Structure

What type of species is Ostorhinchus compressus? Below, you will find the taxonomic groups the Ostorhinchus compressus species belongs to.

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Ostorhinchus compressus, marine species closely related

Ostorhinchus compressus, distinctive physical characteristics

How to identify Ostorhinchus compressus marine species? Below, you will find the list of main identification criteria and physical characteristics of marine species Ostorhinchus compressus. For each identification criteria, the corresponding physical characteristics of marine species Ostorhinchus compressus are marked in green.

Ostorhinchus compressus, geographic distribution

Where is Ostorhinchus compressus found in the world? Below, you will find the list and a world map of the geographic distribution where the marine species Ostorhinchus compressus can be found.

There is no photo/diving site associated to this marine animal

Ostorhinchus compressus, underwater photographers

Which photographers have photos of Ostorhinchus compressus species? Below, you will find the list of underwater photographers and their photos of the marine species Ostorhinchus compressus.