Ostorhinchus maculiferus, Spotted cardinalfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Ostorhinchus maculiferus, Spotted cardinalfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Ostorhinchus maculiferus

Ostorhinchus maculiferus Description

It is a pinkish-orange fish with rows of dark spots along the sides of the body and a dark spot at the base of the tail fin. They occur singly or in dispersed groups. They feed mainly on crustaceans, but they also consume polychaetes, gastropods and fish.

Ostorhinchus maculiferus Common Names

  • Spotted cardinalfish

Ostorhinchus maculiferus Taxonomic Structure

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

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Ostorhinchus maculiferus, marine species closely related

Ostorhinchus maculiferus, distinctive physical characteristics

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

Ostorhinchus maculiferus, geographic distribution

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

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

Ostorhinchus maculiferus, underwater photographers

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