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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApogon fragilis Smith, 1961 
AphiaID: 209322

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorActinopterygii (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerciformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApogonidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorApogoninae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApogon (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApogon fragilis (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoramia fragilis (Smith, 1961)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApogon Lacep├Ęde, 1801
Source  basis of record Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. 2014. FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]

Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfragile cardinalfish  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (3 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Occurs in sheltered lagoons and bays, above branching corals and among reef crevices. Forms large schools often with other species. (Refs. 1602 and 2334). Nocturnal species (Ref. 7300) <111>. Size: 3.75 cm Smith (1963). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Type locality: Pinda (Mozambique) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:209322
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-06-24 15:47:59Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-13 07:19:12Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2008-02-28 13:41:07Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Apogon fragilis Smith, 1961. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=209322 on 2014-11-24
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