Pristicon trimaculatus (Cuvier, 1828)
Bandfin cardinalfish

We have seen only a few of these on Kwajalein lagoon reefs. The species is reported to reach 14.2cm in length.

The animal below, photographed by Stan Jazwinski on a Kwajalein Atoll lagoon reef at night, appears to be a juvenile specimen.

Created 13 December 2017
Updated 27 March 2018

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