Scientific Name
Pseudodax moluccanus  
Pseudodax moluccanus摩鹿加擬岩鱚
by: Lab of Fish Ecol. and Evo., BRCAS
Author (Valenciennes, 1840) Depth 3 - 60M
Chinese 摩鹿加擬岩鱚 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 隆頭魚科 Economic Fish Yes 
Family F412 Labridae Edible Fish Yes  Chinese In Mainland China 摩鹿加擬鑿牙魚 
Max Length 30 cm  Aquarium Fish Yes  Common Name 擬岩鱚、鑿子齒鯛 
Distribution in World India Ocean to Pacific Ocean   Distribution in Taiwan East、West、South、PonFu、ShaoLiuChew、LanI Is.、Greeb IS.、Tung Sa IS.、Nan Sa IS. 
Habitats Coral、Coastal  Holotype Locality Moluccas 
Synonyms Odax moluccanus, Pseudodax mollucanus, Pseudodax molluccanus, Pseudodax molucanus, Pseudodax moluccans   
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   Cuvier, G. etc. 1839 Carpenter, K. E. etc. 2001 
Specimen List ASIZP0065352. ASIZP0065353. ASIZP0065354. ASIZP0065355. ASIZP0065356. ASIZP0070840. ASIZP0804188. ASIZP0914188. NMMBP08790. NTOU-AE6025. NTUM04742. NTUM06791.  
Common Name Chiseltooth wrasse; Chisel-tooth wrasse 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist