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Cardinalfish; Apogonidae

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Generally small fish, named after their usual red colouration – which is not normal around Koh Phangan it seems! Their big eyes are a clue to their nocturnal feeding habits; they tend to hide in the corals over the day but are much more active when we are out night diving. Narrow-lined Cardinalfish; Archamia fucata Also known as the Orange-lined Cardinalfish. 4 Photos Dusky-tailed Cardinalfish; Archamia macroptera Hanging out in the Staghorn Corals with the other Cardinalfish. 6 Photos Eight-lined Cardinallfish; Cheilodipterus alleni Solitary and quite shy, this Cardinalfish...

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