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Vincentia (genus)

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Kingdom  Animalia
Class  Actinopterygii
Family  Apogonidae
Rank  Genus
Phylum  Chordata
Order  Perciformes
Subfamily  Apogoninae
Similar  Astrapogon, Rhabdamia, Nectamia, Glossamia, Fowleria

Vincentia is a genus of cardinalfishes native to the eastern Indian Ocean and the southwestern Pacific Ocean.


There are currently 5 recognized species in this genus:

  • Vincentia badia G. R. Allen, 1987 (Scarlet cardinalfish)
  • Vincentia conspersa (Klunzinger, 1872) (Southern cardinalfish)
  • Vincentia macrocauda G. R. Allen, 1987 (Smooth cardinalfish)
  • Vincentia novaehollandiae (Valenciennes, 1832) (Eastern gobbleguts)
  • Vincentia punctata (Klunzinger, 1879) (Orange cardinalfish)
  • References

    Vincentia (genus) Wikipedia