Pterapogon kauderni Koumans, 1933

Banggai cardinalfish



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Rediscovered in 1992 (Bruins et al., 2004)



Banggai Archipelago, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia


Biology & Ecology










Bruins, E. B. A., Moreau, M. A., Lunn, K. E., Vagelli, A. A. and Hall, H. (2004). 10 Years after rediscovering the Banggai Cardinalfish. Musée Océanographique, Monaco. Bulletin de l’Institut Océanographique 77(1446): 71-81.

Ndobe, Samliok, Moore, Abigail, Nasmia (mononym), Madinawati (mononym) and Serdiata, Novalina. (2013). The Banggai cardinalfish: an overview of local research
(2007-2009). Galaxea, Journal of Coral Reef Studies (Special Issue) [2013]: 243-252.


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