Scientific Name
Gymnothorax pindae  
Gymnothorax pindae平達裸胸鯙
by: Lab of Fish Ecol. and Evo., BRCAS
Author Smith, 1962 Depth 0 - 43M
Chinese 平達裸胸鯙 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 鯙科 Economic Fish Yes 
Family F079 Muraenidae Edible Fish Yes  Chinese In Mainland China 平氏裸胸鱔 
Max Length 39 cm  Aquarium Fish No  Common Name 錢鰻、薯鰻、虎鰻 
Distribution in World India Ocean to Pacific Ocean   Distribution in Taiwan South 
Habitats Coral、Coastal、Lagoon、Coral&Sand  Holotype Locality Pinda, Mozambique, Western Indian Ocean 
Synonyms Gymnothorax moluccensis   
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)  Smith, J. L. B. 1962 Hatooka, K. 1988 沈世傑 編 Shih-Chieh Shen ed. 1993 Chen, H.-M., K.-T. Shao etc. 1994 
Specimen List ASIZP0054896. NMMSTP00297. USNM00205164. USNM00205171.  
Common Name Pinda moray 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist     
Characteristic HL 6.6-6.9, DGO 14.1-14.2, TR 3.3-3.6 in TL, Vert 120. Teeth with serrated edges. Uniformly brownish body, with blackish fin margins. Dark-brownish ocular region. Slightly blackish anterior and posterior nostrils, pores of jaws, and gill opening. Lateral line pores more or less whitish. Uniformly whitish inner mouth skin.
Distribution Indo-Pacific: East Africa, Hawaiian Islands, Great Barrier Reef, Micronesia. Northwest Pacific: Taiwan, Japan. 
Utility no