Scientific Name
Gymnothorax berndti  
Gymnothorax berndti班第氏裸胸鯙
by: Lab of Fish Ecol. and Evo., BRCAS
Author Snyder, 1904 Depth 30 - 300M
Chinese 班第氏裸胸鯙 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 鯙科 Economic Fish Yes 
Family F079 Muraenidae Edible Fish Yes  Chinese In Mainland China 班第氏裸胸鱔 
Max Length 100 cm  Aquarium Fish Yes  Common Name 錢鰻、薯鰻、虎鰻、糬鰻(澎湖)、硓[石古]鰻(澎湖) 
Distribution in World India Ocean to West Pacific Ocean   Distribution in Taiwan East、South、North、North East、PonFu、Tung Sa IS. 
Habitats Coral、Coastal  Holotype Locality Hololulu market, Oahu Island, Hawaiian Islands 
Synonyms Lycodontis bernati   
Reference 臺灣魚類誌(沈等, 1993);A review of muraenid eels (Family Muraenidae) from Taiwan with descriptions of twelve new records. Zoological studies 33(1):44-64(Chen, Shao & Chen, 1994)  沈世傑 編 Shih-Chieh Shen ed. 1993 Chen, H.-M., K.-T. Shao etc. 1994 
Specimen List ASIZP0056649. ASIZP0059706. ASIZP0063128. ASIZP0063207. ASIZP0063228. ASIZP0802478. ASIZP0802479. ASIZP0912478. ASIZP0912479. BPBMI22514. FRIP20096. FRIP20229. FRIP20317. FRIP21289. NMMBP04277. NMMSTP00945.  
Common Name Y-patterned moray; Berndt's moray eel 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist     
Characteristic HL 6.6-7.7, DGO 12.1-14.6, TR 2.9-3.0 in TL, Vert 136-140. Ground color body with numerous wavy, thick, blackish or blackish brown bars; head and thick bar interspaces covered with thin blackish brown network. Blackish corner of mouth and inner mouth lings coloration similar to body coloration. Anal fin has a broad blackish base and whitish margin; yellowish iris when alive.
habitats deeper species 
Distribution Indo-Pacific: Japan, Taiwan, Hawaii. 
Utility fisheries