Jaydia truncata (Bleeker, 1855)
Flagfin cardinalfish
Jaydia truncata
photo by Osmany, H.B.

Family:  Apogonidae (Cardinalfishes), subfamily: Apogoninae
Max. size:  15 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  reef-associated; marine; depth range 0 - 132 m
Distribution:  Indo-Pacific: Red Sea and the Persian Gulf to Japan and Australia.
Biology:  Nocturnal species which occurs in inshore waters of the continental shelf (Ref. 75154).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (124695)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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