Scientific Name
Parapercis kamoharai  
Parapercis kamoharai蒲原氏擬鱸
by: Lab of Fish Ecol. and Evo., BRCAS
Author Schultz, 1966 Depth 1 - 20M
Chinese 蒲原氏擬鱸 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 擬鱸科 Economic Fish No 
Family F435 Pinguipedidae Edible Fish Yes  Chinese In Mainland China 蒲原氏擬鱸 
Max Length 20 cm  Aquarium Fish No  Common Name 海狗甘仔、狗、舉目魚、雨傘閂、花狗母海、沙鱸、狗母梭(臺東)、花狗母(澎湖) 
Distribution in World North West Pacific Ocean   Distribution in Taiwan East、West、South、North、North East、PonFu、Greeb IS. 
Habitats Benthos、Coastal  Holotype Locality Japan 
Reference 臺灣魚類誌(沈等, 1993);Fishbase(2006);Fishes of Japan(Nakabo, 2002);The Live Marine Resources of the Western Central Pacific, Vol.6(FAO, 2001)  Schultz, L.P. 1966 Arai, R. 1984 沈世傑 編 Shih-Chieh Shen ed. 1993 Nakabo T. 2002 Nakabo T. 2002 
Specimen List ASIZP0055555. ASIZP0055703. ASIZP0058720. ASIZP0060459. ASIZP0060641. ASIZP0063647. ASIZP0065772. ASIZP0065786. ASIZP0066023. ASIZP0066030. ASIZP0066661. ASIZP0072208. ASIZP0072209. ASIZP0072220. ASIZP0072230. ASIZP0080080. ASIZP0700276. ASIZP0800657. ASIZP0800661. ASIZP0801014. ASIZP0801015. ASIZP0801875. ASIZP0804866. ASIZP0804867. ASIZP0804868. ASIZP0804869. ASIZP0901254. ASIZP0910657. ASIZP0910661. ASIZP0911014. ASIZP0911015. ASIZP0911875. ASIZP0914866. ASIZP0914867. ASIZP0914868. ASIZP0914869. FRIP00799. ...List all 63 records... 
Barcode2012-01-08,柯慧玲,CO1,100% 2012-01-08,柯慧玲,CO1,100%
Common Name Sandperch 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist     
Characteristic Body moderately elongate and little compressed. Head pointed; eyes often jutting slightly above dorsal profile of head, oriented as much dorsally as laterally. Mouth moderately large, protractile; recurved canine teeth in an outer row at front of jaws. Dorsal fin with IV spines and 21 soft rays, deeply notched between spinous and soft-rays portions, the soft portion clearly higher than the spinous; anal fin with I spine and 16 to 18 soft rays; pectoral fins with 17 or 18 rays; caudal fin slightly rounded. Lateral line scales 58 to 60. No black ocellus above opercle in males. Black blotch at pelvic-fin base, and dark bands on body distinct. 2 dark stripes on anterior part of caudal fin.
habitats Feeds on crabs and fishes. 
Distribution Distributed in the northwest Pacific from Japan to Taiwan. It is common in waters around Taiwan. 
Utility No commercial value.