Scientific Name
Hapalogenys kishinouyei  
Hapalogenys kishinouyei岸上氏髭鯛
by: Lab of Fish Ecol. and Evo., BRCAS
Author Smith & Pope, 1906 Depth 5 - 50M
Chinese 岸上氏髭鯛 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 石鱸科 Economic Fish Yes 
Family F374 Haemulidae Edible Fish Yes  Chinese In Mainland China 縱帶髭鯛 
Max Length 33.8 cm SL  Aquarium Fish No  Common Name 打鐵婆、四帶石鱸、縱帶髭鯛、番圭誌(澎湖) 
Distribution in World Australia   Distribution in Taiwan West 
Habitats Coral、Benthos、Coastal  Holotype Locality Rrado, Japan 
Synonyms Hepalogenys kishinouyei   
Reference 臺灣魚類誌(沈等, 1993);Fish of Japan(Nakabo, 2002);Fishbase( 2002)  Smith, H. M. etc. 1906 沈世傑 編 Shih-Chieh Shen ed. 1993 Nakabo T. 2002 Nakabo T. 2002 
Specimen List ASIZP0055511. ASIZP0061022. FRIP00522. FRIP22070. NMMBP05730. NMMBP05731. NMMBP05732. NMMBP06495. NMMBP06496. NMMBP06626. NMMBP06628. NMMSTP00396. NTUM07266.  
Common Name Lined javelinfish 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist     
Characteristic Dorsal-fin rays XI, 14; anal-fin rays III, 9 ; pectoral-fin rays19. Body with 4 - 5 longitudinal dark stripes, sometimes with 1 vertical dark band on caudal peduncle. Apparent procumbent spinelike process. No scales on maxilla. Ten chin pores, often slitlike pores posteriorly. Poorly developed papillae and barbels on the fleshy lower lip. No dark margin on dorsal, caudal and anal fins.
habitats Occurs in sandy or muddy areas in coastal waters. Feed on benthic invertebrates abd fishes. 
Distribution Western Pacific: southern Japan, East and South China Sea, Taiwan and northwestern Australia; including the Philippines. Taiwan: West.  
Utility Commercial fishery and aquarium species.