Scientific Name
Bodianus axillaris  
Bodianus axillaris腋斑狐鯛
by: Lab of Fish Ecol. and Evo., BRCAS
Author (Bennett, 1832) Depth 2 - 100M
Chinese 腋斑狐鯛 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 隆頭魚科 Economic Fish Yes 
Family F412 Labridae Edible Fish Yes  Chinese In Mainland China 腋斑普提魚 
Max Length 20 cm  Aquarium Fish Yes  Common Name 三齒仔、紅娘仔、日本婆仔、腋斑寒鯛 
Distribution in World India Ocean to Pacific Ocean   Distribution in Taiwan East、South、North、North East、PonFu、ShaoLiuChew、LanI Is.、Greeb IS.、Tung Sa IS.、Nan Sa IS. 
Habitats Coral、Coastal、Lagoon  Holotype Locality Mauritius 
Synonyms Cossyphus octomaculatus, Labrus axillaris, Lepidaplois albomaculatus, Lepidaplois axillaris   
Reference 臺灣魚類誌(沈等, 1993);Fishbase(2006);Westneat, M.W., 2001. Labridae. Wrasses, hogfishes, razorfishes, corises, tuskfishes.. p. 3381-3467. In K.E. Carpenter and V. Niem (eds.) FAO species identification guide for fishery purposes. The living marine resources of   Bennett, E. T. 1832 沈世傑 編 Shih-Chieh Shen ed. 1993 Carpenter, K. E. etc. 2001 
Specimen List ASIZP0054734. ASIZP0054894. ASIZP0055381. NMMBP02226. NMMBP05569. NMMSTP00076. NTOU-AE6016. NTOUP201203-149. NTUM04659. NTUM04660. NTUM04661. NTUM04662. NTUM04663. NTUM04664. NTUM04681. NTUM04695. NTUM04696. NTUM04714. NTUM04732. NTUM08233.  
Common Name Polkadot wrasse; Turncoat hogfish; Axil hogfish; Axilspot hogfish; Coral hogfish 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist