Siphamia tubulata (Weber, 1909)
Siphonfish
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 Family:  Apogonidae (Cardinalfishes), subfamily: Apogoninae
 Max. size: 
 Environment:  benthopelagic; depth range 25 - 30 m
 Distribution:  Western Central Pacific: Australia (Ref. 7300) and Papua New Guinea (Ref. 6192).
 Diagnosis:  This species is distinguished by the following characters: silvery body, mottled with reddish brown blotches (Ref. 093839).
 Biology:  Adults are found inshore over soft bottom (Ref. 7300). Usually solitary (Ref. 093839). Eggs are incubated orally (Ref. 205).
 IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated  (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
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 Entered by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 05.09.95
 Modified by: Valdestamon, Roxanne Rei - 14.08.13
 Checked by: Casal, Christine Marie V. - 09.09.97

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