Z Apodis (Z Aps) is a variable star in the constellation of Apus. It has an apparent visual magnitude which varies between 10.7 and 12.7, over a period of 39.37 days. Although described in the General Catalogue of Variable Stars as a cataclysmic variable star, it appears that it is a pulsating variable star, and has been classed as an RV Tauri variable star, type A.
- ^ a b c V* Z Aps -- Pulsating variable Star, database entry, SIMBAD. Accessed on line November 9, 2009.
- ^ a b Z Aps, database entry, The combined table of GCVS Vols I-III and NL 67-78 with improved coordinates, General Catalogue of Variable Stars, Sternberg Astronomical Institute, Moscow, Russia. Accessed on line November 9, 2009.
- ^ a b c Watson, Christopher (4 January 2010). "Z Apodis". The International Variable Star Index. American Association of Variable Star Observers. Retrieved 28 May 2015.
- ^ SIMBAD, "Z Aps" (accessed 20-03-2012)
- ^ Z Apodis is a Pulsating - not a Cataclysmic - Variable Star, B. F. Marino and W. S. G. Walker, Information Bulletin on Variable Stars 3664 (September 1991), Bibcode: 1991IBVS.3664....1M.