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Rhabdamia gracilis (Bleeker, 1856)
SLENDER CARDINALFISH
Slender Cardinal; Slender Cardinal-fish; Apogon gracilis Bleeker, 1856; Apogonichthys gracilis Bleeker, 1856; Luminous Cardinalfish

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Kingdom Animalia  
 Phylum Chordata  
 Class Actinopterygii  
 Order Perciformes  
 Family Apogonidae  
 Genus Rhabdamia  
  Rhabdamia gracilis    (Bleeker, 1856) 
Provider: Chen, Jeng-Ping 
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Synonyms: Apogon gracilis Apogonichthys gracilis Rhabadamia gracilis   details
Citation: 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
Character: Dorsal-fin rays VI-I, 9; anal-fin rays II,12-13; pectoral-fin rays 12-14. Body when alive generally transparent occasionally with black spot at caudal base or at the tip of upper and lower caudal lobe. Translucent white or pink, silvery on head and abdomen; caudal peduncle sometimes with a posteriorly placed black spot. 
Habitat: Inhabits lagoon and coastal reefs, among coral and rocks. Forms large schools. Feeds during the day in currents above reefs as well as at night. Feeds on zooplankton and other small benthic invertebrates. 
Distribution: Indo-Pacific: East Africa to the Marshall Islands and New Guinea, north to Japan, south to northern Australia, including the Arafura Sea 
Utility: No commercial value. 
Name Code: 381383
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Rhabdamia gracilis (Bleeker , 1856)

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Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) > Perciformes (Perch-likes) > Apogonidae (Cardinalfishes) > Apogoninae
Etymology: Rhabdamia: Greek, rhabdos = stick + Greek, amia = a kind of shark (Ref. 45335 ) .  More on author: Bleeker .

Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range Ecology

Marine; reef-associated; depth range 3 - 91 m (Ref. 86942 ).   Tropical; 32°N - 12°S

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Indo-West Pacific: East Africa to the Marshall Islands and New Guinea, north to Japan (Ref. 559 ), south to northern Australia, including the Arafura Sea (Ref. 9819 ).

Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: L m   ?   range ? - ? cm
Max length : 7.4 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 101568 )

Short description Morphology | Morphometrics

Dorsal spines (total): 7; Dorsal soft rays (total): 9; Anal spines : 2; Anal soft rays : 12 - 13. This species is distinguished by the following characters: bluish longitudinal stripe on the middle of the body; translucent white or pink, silvery on head and abdomen; caudal peduncle sometimes with a posteriorly placed black spot; characterized further by one or both caudal fin lobes having black tip; greatest depth of body 3.3-3.6 in SL (Ref. 90102 ).

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Inhabits lagoon and coastal reefs, among coral and rocks (Ref. 4329 ). Lives sympatrically with A. notatus (Ref. 76833 ). Forms large schools (Ref. 559 ). Feeds during the day in currents above reefs as well as at night (Ref. 48635 ).

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Distinct pairing during courtship and spawning (Ref. 205 ).

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Myers, R.F. , 1991. Micronesian reef fishes. Second Ed. Coral Graphics, Barrigada, Guam. 298 p. (Ref. 1602 )

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 120744 )

    Not Evaluated  

CITES (Ref. 115941 )

Not Evaluated

CMS (Ref. 116361 )

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless




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Estimates of some properties based on models

Preferred temperature (Ref. 115969 ): 25 - 29, mean 28.1 (based on 1064 cells). Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805 ):  PD 50 = 0.5156   [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high]. Bayesian length-weight: a=0.01047 (0.00575 - 0.01908), b=3.10 (2.94 - 3.26), in cm Total Length, based on LWR estimates for this species & (Sub)family-body (Ref. 93245 ). Trophic Level (Ref. 69278 ):  3.3   ±0.26 se; Based on food items. Resilience (Ref. 69278 ):  High, minimum population doubling time less than 15 months (K=2.67). Vulnerability (Ref. 59153 ):  Low vulnerability (10 of 100) .

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