Scientific Name
Cirripectes castaneus  
Cirripectes castaneus頰紋頸鬚鳚
by: Lab of Fish Ecol. and Evo., BRCAS
Author (Valenciennes, 1836) Depth 0 - 32M
Chinese 頰紋頸鬚鳚 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 鳚科 Economic Fish No 
Family F447 Blenniidae Edible Fish No  Chinese In Mainland China 頰紋穗肩鳚 
Max Length 12.5 cm  Aquarium Fish No  Common Name 狗鰷、火紅頸鬚鳚、頰紋項鬚鳚 
Distribution in World India Ocean to West Pacific Ocean   Distribution in Taiwan East、South、North、ShaoLiuChew、LanI Is.、Greeb IS.、Nan Sa IS. 
Habitats Coral、Coastal  Holotype Locality Maurities 
Synonyms Cirrhipectes castaneus, Cirripectes filamentosus, Cirripectes gibbifrons, Cirripectes reticulatus, Cirripectes variolosus, Cirripectus castaneus, Cirripectus gibbifrons, Salarias castaneus   
Reference 臺灣魚類誌(沈等, 1993);Fishbase(2006);Williams, J.T., 1988. Revision and phylogenetic relationships of the blenniid fish genus Cirripectes.. Indo-Pacific Fishes (17):78 p.  Cuvier, G. etc. 1836 Williams, J.T. 1988 沈世傑 編 Shih-Chieh Shen ed. 1993 
Specimen List ASIZP0054775. ASIZP0055282. NMMSTP00203. NTUM05784. NTUM05787. NTUM06604. USNM00228051. USNM00228182. USNM00228202. USNM00228224. USNM00258985. USNM00303180. USNM00316508.  
Common Name Chestnut blenny; Chestnut eyelash-blenny; Muzzled rockskipper 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist     
Utility No commercial value.