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Kingdom Animalia  
 Phylum Chordata  
 Class Actinopterygii  
 Order Perciformes  
 Family Apogonidae  
 Genus Pristiapogon  
  Pristiapogon fraenatus  (Valenciennes, 1832) 
Provider: Chen, Jeng-Ping 
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Synonyms:Amia frenataApogon fraenatusApogon vittigerPristiapogon frenatusdetails
Citation:
1.臺灣魚類誌(沈等, 1993)
2. Shao, K. T., and J. P. Chen (1986) The New Records of Cardinalfishes from Taiwan, with a Synopsis of the Family Apogonidae. Journ. Taiwan Museum, 39(2):61-104
3. Randall, J. E., G. R. Allen and R. C. Steene (1990) Fishes of the Great Barrier Reef and Coral Sea. University of Hawaii Press, Honolulu, Hawaii. 506 p.
4. Randall, J. E. (2005) Reef and shore fishes of the South Pacific. New Caledonia to Tahiti and the Pitcairn Islands. i-xii + 1-707.
Character: Dorsal-fin rays VII-I, 9; anal-fin rays II, 8; pectoral-fin rays 14-15. A black horizontal stripe across from tip of snout to the caudal base; ovoid spot in the middle of caudal peduncle right on the last lateral line scale behind longitudinal stripe; soft dorsal and anal with a faint narrow band in parallel with the bases; other fins transparent; caudal fin forked. 
Habitat: Found in relatively clear waters on reef flats and lagoon and seaward reefs to a depth of at least 25 m. Cryptic under ledges by day, singly or in small groups. Feeds on polychaetes and other small benthic invertebrates 
Distribution: Indo-Pacific: Red Sea south to Durban, South Africa and eastward to the Line and Tuamoto islands, north to Ryukyu Islands, south to New South Wales, Australia; throughout Micronesia. 
Utility: No commercial value. 
Name Code: 381333
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