Scientific Name
Dussumieria elopsoides  
Dussumieria elopsoides黃帶圓腹鯡
by: Lab of Fish Ecol. and Evo., BRCAS
Author Bleeker, 1849 Depth 10 - 20M
Chinese 黃帶圓腹鯡 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 鯡科 Economic Fish Yes 
Family F097 Clupeidae Edible Fish Yes  Chinese In Mainland China 黃帶圓腹鯡 
Max Length 20 cm  Aquarium Fish No  Common Name 臭肉鰮、鰮仔、銀圓腹鰮、尖嘴鰮、尖頭鰮(澎湖)、砂䰳(澎湖) 
Distribution in World India Ocean to Pacific Ocean   Distribution in Taiwan East、West、South、North、North East、PonFu 
Habitats Ocean、Coastal  Holotype Locality Java, Indonesia 
Synonyms Dussumieria acuta, Dussumieria elapsoides, Dussumieria elopoides, Dussumieria elopsides, Dussumieria elopsoids, Dussumieria hasselti, Dussumieria hasseltii, Dussumieria productissima   
Reference 臺灣脊椎動物誌;中國動物誌-鱘形目;海鰱目;鯡形目及鼠鱚目(張, 2001)  陳兼善 1969 Whitehead, P. J. P. 1985 陳兼善 原著 于名振 增訂 1986 陳兼善 原著 于名振 增訂 1986 張世義 編著 2001 
Specimen List ASIZP0059984. ASIZP0070529. ASIZP0073610. ASIZP0075325. ASIZP0076638. ASIZP0076650. ASIZP0076651. ASIZP0076765. ASIZP0076799. ASIZP0076855. ASIZP0077078. ASIZP0077321. ASIZP0079335. ASIZP0079425. ASIZP0079478. ASIZP0080040. ASIZP0080041. ASIZP0806159. ASIZP0807359. ASIZP0807360. ASIZP0916159. ASIZP0917359. ASIZP0917360. FRIP00373. FRIP03153. FRIP03186. NMMBP00084. NMMBP04013. NMMBP04048. NMMBP04174. NMMBP04565. NTUM07598.  
Barcode2016-01-30,Chia-Hao Chang,CO1,100% 2015-11-01,Yu-Ming Shih,CO1,100%
Common Name Rainbow sardine; Round herring; Sharp-nosed sprat; Slender rainbow sardine; Van Hasselt's sprat; Hasselt's sprat 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist     
Characteristic Body elongate, slender, depth usually 16 to 22% of standard length; abdomen rounded, without prepelvic and postpelvic scutes, but W-shaped pelvic scute present. Lower gill rakers on first gill arch 21 to 32. Branchiostegal rays numerous (13 to 18). Isthmus tapering evenly anteriorly, without lateral flanges or "shoulders". Pelvic-fin insertion positioned about at vertical through base of middle dorsal-fin rays. Scales in lateral series 54 to 63, mostly 56 to 60. No striae on posterior part of scales. Upper half of body iridescent greenish blue with a narrow lateral band of silvery grey and gold extending from upper operculum to caudal-fin base. Silvery white on lower flanks and abdomen; upper surface of eye and head emerald-green; snout strongly pigmented; fins pale; caudal fin dusky with dark posterior margin.
habitats Marine, pelagic, mainly inshore fishes. 
Distribution Distributed in Indo-Pacific from Suez and western Indian Ocean to India, Indonesia, Malaysia, and Thailand; northward to Taiwan and eastward to Caroline and Marshall Islands and perhaps also Solomon islands. It found in western and southern Taiwanese wate 
Utility Marketed fresh, may be dried or salted.