Scientific Name
Pseudanthias luzonensis  
Pseudanthias luzonensis呂宋擬花鱸
by: Lab of Fish Ecol. and Evo., BRCAS
Author (Katayama & Masuda, 1983) Depth 1 - 60M
Chinese 呂宋擬花鱸 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 鮨科 Economic Fish No 
Family F338 Serranidae Edible Fish No  Chinese In Mainland China 呂宋擬花鮨 
Max Length 14.5 cm  Aquarium Fish Yes  Common Name 花鱸、海金魚、紅魚 
Distribution in World Australia   Distribution in Taiwan East 
Habitats Coral、Coastal  Holotype Locality Luzon Is., Philippines 
Synonyms Anthias luzonensis   
Reference 臺灣魚類誌(沈等, 1993);Fishes of the Great Barrier Reef and Coral Sea(Randall et al.,1990)  Katayama, M. etc. 1983 Randall, J. E., G. R. Allen etc. 1990 沈世傑 編 Shih-Chieh Shen ed. 1993 
Specimen List ASIZP0056137. ASIZP0056145.  
Common Name Yellowlined anthias; Yellow-lined anthias; Luzon anthias 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist     
Characteristic Dorsal continuing, with X spines and 15-17 soft rays, the 3rd longest, elongate in male; anal fin with III spines & 7 soft rays; pelvic fin abdomen; pectoral rays 17-19; caudal fin truncate. Lateral line continuing, lateral line scales 42-47. Body reddish orange, body back middle yellow, abdomen pale, lateral with yellow stripe in male and red blotch in dorsal fin.
habitats Occurs in coastal reefs, along deep slopes, usually in small aggregations. 
Distribution Western Pacific: Taiwan, Philippines, Indonesia, and the northern Great Barrier Reef. 
Utility Small perchlet, not commercial food species, but aquarium species.