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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Apogonidae Cardinalfishes
Subfamily: Apogoninae
Genus: Taeniamia

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Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 4.8 cm SL
Taeniamia ataenia (Randall & Satapoomin, 1999)

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Taeniamia ataenia
[Barless cardinalfish]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 11 cm TL
Taeniamia biguttata (Lachner, 1951)

Photo by Photo by Ryanskiy, A.
 
Taeniamia biguttata
[Twinspot cardinalfish]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 3.8 cm SL
Taeniamia bilineata (Gon & Randall, 1995)

Photo by Photo by Field, R.
 
Taeniamia bilineata
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Western Central Pacific
Max. Length 7.5 cm SL
Taeniamia buruensis (Bleeker, 1856)

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Taeniamia buruensis
[Buru cardinalfish]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 7.9 cm SL
Taeniamia flavofasciata (Gon & Randall, 2003)

Photo by Photo by King, D.R.
 
Taeniamia flavofasciata
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Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Taeniamia fucata (Cantor, 1849)

Photo by Photo by Field, R.
 
Taeniamia fucata
[Orangelined cardinalfish]
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Taeniamia kagoshimanus
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Western Pacific
Max. Length 9 cm TL
Taeniamia leai (Waite, 1916)

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Taeniamia leai
[Lea's cardinalfish]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 10.3 cm TL
Taeniamia lineolata (Cuvier, 1828)

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Taeniamia lineolata
[Shimmering cardinal]



Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 9.5 cm TL
Taeniamia macroptera (Cuvier, 1828)

Photo by Photo by Ryanskiy, A.
 
Taeniamia macroptera
[Dusky-tailed cardinalfish]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 8.6 cm TL
Taeniamia melasma (Lachner & Taylor, 1960)

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Taeniamia melasma
[Blackspot cardinalfish]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 8.9 cm SL
Taeniamia mozambiquensis (Smith, 1961)

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Taeniamia mozambiquensis
[Mozambique cardinalfish]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 4 cm TL
Taeniamia pallida (Gon & Randall, 1995)

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Taeniamia pallida
[]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 8 cm TL
Taeniamia zosterophora (Bleeker, 1856)

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Taeniamia zosterophora
[Blackbelted cardinalfish]



14 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Taeniamia ataenia Barless cardinalfish Eastern Indian Ocean 4.8 SL 1999
Taeniamia biguttata Twinspot cardinalfish Western Pacific 11 TL 1951
Taeniamia bilineata Western Indian Ocean 3.8 SL 1995
Taeniamia buruensis Buru cardinalfish Western Central Pacific 7.5 SL 1856
Taeniamia flavofasciata Western Indian Ocean 7.9 SL 2003
Taeniamia fucata Orangelined cardinalfish Indo-Pacific 10 TL 1849
Taeniamia kagoshimanus Western Pacific 1883
Taeniamia leai Lea's cardinalfish Western Pacific 9 TL 1916
Taeniamia lineolata Shimmering cardinal Western Indian Ocean 10.3 TL 1828
Taeniamia macroptera Dusky-tailed cardinalfish Indo-West Pacific 9.5 TL 1828
Taeniamia melasma Blackspot cardinalfish Western Pacific 8.6 TL 1960
Taeniamia mozambiquensis Mozambique cardinalfish Western Indian Ocean 8.9 SL 1961
Taeniamia pallida Western Indian Ocean 4 TL 1995
Taeniamia zosterophora Blackbelted cardinalfish Western Pacific 8 TL 1856



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