Scientific Name
Macropharyngodon moyeri  
Macropharyngodon moyeri莫氏大咽齒鯛
by: Lab of Fish Ecol. and Evo., BRCAS
Author Shepard & Meyer, 1978 Depth 7 - 17M
Chinese 莫氏大咽齒鯛 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 隆頭魚科 Economic Fish Yes 
Family F412 Labridae Edible Fish Yes  Chinese In Mainland China 莫氏大咽齒魚 
Max Length 12 cm  Aquarium Fish Yes  Common Name 石斑龍、娘仔魚、莫氏大咽鸚鯛、莫氏曲齒鸚鯛、莫氏鸚鯛 
Distribution in World North West Pacific Ocean   Distribution in Taiwan East、Greeb IS. 
Habitats Coral、Benthos、Coastal  Holotype Locality Miyakejima, Igaya Bay, Izu Is., Japan, 17 m 
Reference 臺灣魚類誌(沈等, 1993);Fishbase(2006);Wang, S.-C., J.-P. Chen and K.-T. Shao, 1994 Four new records of labrid fishes (Pisces: Labridae) from Taiwan. Acta Zoologica Taiwanica 5(1):41-45  Shepard, J.W. etc. 1978 沈世傑 編 Shih-Chieh Shen ed. 1993 Wang, S. C. etc. 1994 Endo, H. etc. 2001 
Specimen List ASIZP0056918. FRIP20024.  
Common Name Moyer's wrasse 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist