Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Sponge Cardinalfish Phaeoptyx xenus

Classification

Apogonidae [family]
Phaeoptyx [genus] (3)
xenus [species]

Classification

Apogonidae [family]
Phaeoptyx [genus] (3)
xenus [species]

Presence

Recorded on Bonaire
Presence status Indigenous (1) - Bonaire

Publication

    Pattengill-Semmens, C.V. 2010. The reef fish assemblage of Bonaire Marine Park: an analysis of REEF Fish Survey Data. Proceedings 53rd Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute 53: 591-605.