Scientific Name
Chrionema chryseres  
Pronounce  
Chrionema chryseres黃斑低線魚
by: H. M. Yeh
Author Gilbert, 1905 Depth 335 - 490M
Chinese 黃斑低線魚 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 鱸鰧科 Economic Fish No 
Family F439 Percophidae Edible Fish No  Chinese In Mainland China 黃斑低線魚 
Max Length 21 cm  Aquarium Fish No  Common Name 鴨嘴鱚 
Distribution in World Australia   Distribution in Taiwan South 
Habitats Deep Sea、Coral、Benthos  Holotype Locality Off s. coast of Oahu I., Hawaiian Is., U.S.A., Albatross sta. 3810 [or 3813], 183-264 fm. 
Synonyms  
Reference 臺灣魚類誌(沈等, 1993);Fishbase(2006);Fishes of Japan(Nakabo, 2002)  Gilbert, C. H. 1905 沈世傑 編 Shih-Chieh Shen ed. 1993 Nakabo T. 2002 Nakabo T. 2002 
Specimen List ASIZP0064223. ASIZP0807589. ASIZP0901313. NMMBP01298.  
Barcode2015-10-23,Chia-Hao Chang,CO1,%
Common Name Duckbill 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist     
Characteristic Elongate trachinoid fishes, head depressed anteriorly. Eyes usually large, usually with dorsal iris flap. Interorbital space narrow. Mouth large; lower jaw projecting pass under jaw. Teeth band in upper jaw wholly white. Operculum with two spines. No spines on anterior snout tip. No barbel at tip of upper jaw. Posterior end of upper jaw without dermal flap. Two dorsal fins; first dorsal spine not elongated into filament, with VI spines and 16 or 17 rays; anal fin with 24 or 25 rays. anterior few lateral line scales with prominent ridge running across scale. Body greyish brown, paler below; 8 or 9 irregular dark blotches on side of body.
habitats Inhabits the shelf edge on rock bottoms, about 300m depth. 
Distribution Distributed in the Pacific Ocean, including Taiwan, Japan and Hawaii. Recently reported from the Chesterfield Islands. It is found in western Taiwanese waters. 
Utility No commercial value.