The Conchfish lives in the reef-associated, marine, depth range 1 - 40 m environment.

the prize of our first dive is a Conchfish, an uncommon find in any waters. The small cardinalfish resides within the shell of a living conch, its symbiotic home. More

This conchfish, a type of cardinalfish, has chosen a penshell, instead of a queen conch, as its home. More

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Common names

Cardenal de cobo in Spanish (español)
cardenal del cobo in Spanish (español)
conchfish in English
星天竺鯛 in Mandarin Chinese
星天竺鲷 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Perciformes
Family : Apogonidae
Genus : Astrapogon
Species : Astrapogon stellatus
Authority : Cope, 1867