Ostorhinchus nigrofasciatus

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Ostorhinchus nigrofasciatus
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Apogonidae
Subfamily: Apogoninae
Genus: Ostorhinchus
Species: O. nigrofasciatus
Binomial name
Ostorhinchus nigrofasciatus
Lachner, 1953

The blackstripe cardinalfish, Ostorhinchus nigrofasciatus,[1] is a cardinalfish from the Indo-Pacific. A yellow-black striped fish, it occasionally makes its way into the aquarium trade. It grows to 10 cm in length.


  1. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2012). "Ostorhinchus nigrofasciatus" in FishBase. December 2012 version.