Scientific Name
Liopropoma japonicum  
Liopropoma japonicum日本長鱸
by: Lab of Fish Ecol. and Evo., BRCAS
Author (Döderlein, 1883) Depth 20 - 100M
Chinese 日本長鱸 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 鮨科 Economic Fish No 
Family F338 Serranidae Edible Fish Yes  Chinese In Mainland China 日本長鱸 
Max Length 18.8 cm  Aquarium Fish No  Common Name 鱠仔、花鱸(臺東) 
Distribution in World North West Pacific Ocean   Distribution in Taiwan South、North、PonFu 
Habitats Coral、Coastal  Holotype Locality Tokyo, Japan 
Synonyms Labracopsis japonicus   
Reference 臺灣魚類誌(沈等, 1993);Fishes of Japan(Nakabo, 2002)  Randall, J. E. etc. 1988 沈世傑 編 Shih-Chieh Shen ed. 1993 Nakabo T. 2002 
Specimen List ASIZP0055165. ASIZP0055551. ASIZP0056150. ASIZP0058440. ASIZP0058813. ASIZP0059461. ASIZP0072828. ASIZP0802413. ASIZP0805499. ASIZP0806180. ASIZP0806181. ASIZP0912413. ASIZP0915499. ASIZP0916180. ASIZP0916181. FRIP00849. FRIP22122. NMMBP01212. NMMBP02380. NMMBP04393. NMMBP04398. NMMBP04399. NMMSTP00304. NTMP1011. NTUM03720. NTUM05677. NTUM06756. NTUM06766. NTUM06803. NTUM07004. RUSI28041.  
Barcode2015-10-23,Chia-Hao Chang,CO1,%
Common Name Basslet 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist     
Characteristic Dorsal fin with VIII spiョes  12 soft rays; anal fin with III spiョes  8 soft rays; pectoral rays 15-16; lateral-line scales 61-66; snout and suborbital fully scaled; gill rakers 6-7 + 12-14 of first gill arch; low part of posterior margin of preopercle with a few very fine serrations. Pink with orange-red spots on upper side, those along upper back reddish brown; highly arched upper part of lateral line in an orange-red band; a narrow yellow band from snout to eye, continuing as an ill-defined, yellowish brown band to end of opercle.
habitats Inhabit the deeper rocky reef, cave, carnivore; feed on invertebrates. Other ecological behavior is unclear. 
Distribution Northwest Pacific: known only from Japan, Korea, Taiwan and Ryukyu Islands. 
Utility Not for commercial fisheries.