Scientific Name
Gymnothorax thyrsoideus  
Gymnothorax thyrsoideus密點裸胸鯙
by: Lab of Fish Ecol. and Evo., BRCAS
Author (Richardson, 1845) Depth 0 - 3M
Chinese 密點裸胸鯙 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 鯙科 Economic Fish Yes 
Family F079 Muraenidae Edible Fish Yes  Chinese In Mainland China 密點裸胸鱔 
Max Length 65 cm  Aquarium Fish Yes  Common Name 錢鰻、薯鰻、虎鰻、糬鰻(澎湖)、紡車索(澎湖) 
Distribution in World India Ocean to Pacific Ocean   Distribution in Taiwan East、South、North、North East、PonFu、LanI Is.、Greeb IS. 
Habitats Coral、Coastal  Holotype Locality [Canton] Guangdong Province, China, South China Sea, western Pacific 
Synonyms Gymnothorax thrysoideus, Gymnothorax thyrsoidea, Gymnothorax thyrsoides, Muraena prosopeion, Muraena thrysoidea, Siderea prosopeion, Siderea thrysoidea, Siderea thyrsoidea, Siderea thysoidea   
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 ASIZP0054826. ASIZP0055253. ASIZP0059535. ASIZP0060607. ASIZP0062043. ASIZP0062044. ASIZP0071589. BPBMI23097. FRIP20100. NMMSTP01006. NTMP1099. NTOU-AE1938. NTOU-AE1939. USNM00312109. USNM00312113. USNM00312663.  
Common Name Greyface moray 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist