Scientific Name
Hymenocephalus striatissimus striatissimus  
Hymenocephalus striatissimus striatissimus紋喉膜首鱈
by: H. M. Yeh etc
Author Jordan & Gilbert, 1904 Depth 300 - 570M
Chinese 紋喉膜首鱈 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 鼠尾鱈科 Economic Fish No 
Family F215 Macrouridae Edible Fish No  Chinese In Mainland China 紋喉膜首鱈 
Max Length 20 cm  Aquarium Fish No  Common Name 鱈魚 
Distribution in World North West Pacific Ocean   Distribution in Taiwan South、North East 
Habitats Deep Sea、Benthos  Holotype Locality Suruga Bay, Japan, depth 167 fathoms 
Reference 臺灣魚類誌(沈等, 1993);邱美倫(2002)碩士論文;Fish of Japan(Nakabo, 2002)  Okamura, O. 1970 Okamura, O. 1970 沈世傑 編 Shih-Chieh Shen ed. 1993 Nakabo T. 2002 
Specimen List ASIZP0057973. ASIZP0061233. ASIZP0061234. ASIZP0064247. ASIZP0065524. ASIZP0065528. ASIZP0065536. ASIZP0065553. ASIZP0065564. ASIZP0065600. ASIZP0065619. ASIZP0065635. ASIZP0065677. ASIZP0066834. ASIZP0067873. ASIZP0067972. ASIZP0068189. ASIZP0068414. ASIZP0070687. ASIZP0070731. ASIZP0080289. ASIZP0700321. ASIZP0803634. ASIZP0803733. ASIZP0803950. ASIZP0807423. ASIZP0901323. ASIZP0913634. ASIZP0913733. ASIZP0913950. ASIZP0917423. FRIP00561. NMMBP00111. NMMBP01311. NTUM06126.  
Common Name Grenadier 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist     
Characteristic Macrourines with 7 branchiostegal rays. Head large, cavernous; head covering thin of membranous; mouth large, subterminal; gill openings and outer gill slit rather wide; anus immediately before anal fin origin. Striae, consisting of fine parallel black lines over silvery ground on isthmus, shoulder girdle, and chest. Light organ tubular; 2 lenslike windows, one before pelvic fin bases, the other before anus. Scales large, decidulus; scales with short fine spinules. Retia mirabilea and gas glands 2. Second dorsal spine wholly smooth; barbel much shorter than orbit diameter; rays little or not at all produced beyond anus, not black distally; barbel present or absent; pelvic fins with 7 or 8 rays (rarely 6 or 9).
habitats Benthopelagic fishes in the deep sea. A rare species of macrourids from the upper continental slope off northwestern Taiwan at depths between 400m and 800m. Food of these fishes consists of a wide range of fish and both benthic and pelagic invertebrates. 
Distribution northeastern Taiwan, Tashi ; 24 54'63"N, 122 03'49"E; Nanfanao, 24°32, 20' N 122°30, 20'E.