Philippines Photo Gallery: Anilao cardinal fish

We took an underwater photography trip to the Philippines in December 2016.

Cardinal fish are distinguished by their large mouths and the division of the dorsal fin into two separate fins. Male cardinal fish mouth-brood their eggs.

ring-tailed cardinal fish, Apogon aureus

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toothy cardinalfish, Cheilodipterus isostigmus


shortstripe cardinalfish, Apogon cookii


goldbelly carinalfish, Apogon apogonides

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intermediate cardinalfish, Cheilodipterus intermedius


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Last modified 26 February 2017