Scientific Name
Conger myriaster  
Conger myriaster繁星糯鰻
by: Yung-Hsu Chang, Hong-Ming Chen
Author (Brevoort, 1856) Depth 1 - 50M
Chinese 繁星糯鰻 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 糯鰻科 Economic Fish No 
Family F086 Congridae Edible Fish No  Chinese In Mainland China 星康吉鰻 
Max Length 100 cm  Aquarium Fish No  Common Name 糯米鰻、穴子鰻、臭腥鰻、海鰻、沙鰻 
Distribution in World North West Pacific Ocean   Distribution in Taiwan East、South West、North East 
Habitats Coral、Benthos、Coastal  Holotype Locality Hakodate,Oshima Subprefecture, Hokkaido, Japan 
Synonyms Anguilla myriaster, Astroconger myriaster   
Reference 臺灣魚類誌(沈等, 1993);張詠絮,2011。臺灣海域糯鰻之分類研究,國立臺灣海洋大學碩士學位論文。   Okada, Y. etc. 1956 Takagi, K. etc. 1958 沈世傑 編 Shih-Chieh Shen ed. 1993 Tao MA, Michael J MILLER, Jun AOYAMA AND Katsumi TSUKAMOTO 2007 
Specimen List ASIZP0060310. ASIZP0061213. ASIZP0064309. ASIZP0074024. FRIP00288. NMMBP03585. NMMBP03649. NMMBP05204. NTOU-AE5441. NTOU-AE5464. NTOU-AE5630.  
Common Name Whitespotted conger 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist     
Characteristic Pectoral fin well developed. Fin-rays segmented; upper lip folded with groove. Rictus in advance of rear margin of eye. White spots on lateral-line pores from head to body behind. Teeth small, premaxillary teeth not protrude when mouth closed. Teeth conical; upper and lower ⁊aws teeth in a row; vomerine teeth conical, in short band. Dorsal fin origin behind tip of pectoral. Vertebrae 142-148. Total length 10.5 of body depth, 5.9 of head length; caudal length 1.3 of the length from head to trunk; head length 4.5 of snout length; snout length 2.0 of the diameter of eye; Pectoral lenhth 1.5 of snouth length. Rear of caudal compressed. Anus on anterior half of body. Body brown, pale below.
habitats Inhabit in sandy bottoms of continental shelf. 
Distribution West Pacific.  
Utility No enough quantity for fishery.