Scientific Name
Chlorurus microrhinos  
Chlorurus microrhinos小鼻綠鸚哥魚
by: Lab of Fish Ecol. and Evo., BRCAS
Author (Bleeker, 1854) Depth 1 - 35M
Chinese 小鼻綠鸚哥魚 Poisonous Fish Yes 
Family_Chinese 鸚哥魚科 Economic Fish Yes 
Family F414 Scaridae Edible Fish Yes  Chinese In Mainland China 小鼻綠鸚嘴魚 
Max Length 70 cm  Aquarium Fish Yes  Common Name 鸚哥 
Distribution in World India Ocean to Pacific Ocean   Distribution in Taiwan East、South、North、ShaoLiuChew、LanI Is.、Greeb IS.、Tung Sa IS.、Nan Sa IS. 
Habitats Coral、Coastal、Lagoon  Holotype Locality Jakarta [Batavia], Java, Indonesia 
Synonyms Callyodon microrhinus, Callyodon ultramarinus, Chlorurus gibbus, Chlorurus strongylocephalus, Pseudoscarus microrhinos, Scarus gibbus, Scarus microrhinos   
Reference 臺灣魚類誌(沈等, 1993);Fishbase(2006);Fishes of Japan(Nakabo, 2002);Review and doubtful species of Scaridae of Taiwan(Liao et al., 2004)  沈世傑 編 Shih-Chieh Shen ed. 1993 Nakabo T. 2002 Nakabo T. 2002 Liao, U. C. etc. 2004 
Specimen List ASIZP0060797. ASIZP0060805. ASIZP0079299. ASIZP0806754. ASIZP0806766. ASIZP0916754. ASIZP0916766. FRIP00159.  
Barcode2015-11-01,Yu-Ming Shih,CO1,100%
Common Name Pacific steephead parrotfish; Steephead parrotfish 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist