Scientific Name
Peristedion nierstraszi  
Peristedion nierstraszi黑帶黃魴鮄
by: Lab of Fish Ecol. and Evo., BRCAS
Author Weber, 1913 Depth 350 - 590M
Chinese 黑帶黃魴鮄 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 黃魴鮄科 Economic Fish No 
Family F311 Peristediidae Edible Fish Yes  Chinese In Mainland China 黑帶黃魴鮄 
Max Length 22 cm  Aquarium Fish No  Common Name 雞角、角仔魚 
Distribution in World Australia   Distribution in Taiwan West、South、North East 
Habitats Deep Sea、Benthos  Holotype Locality Flores Sea, 7°35.4'S, 117°28.6'E, Siboga station 38, 521 m; 7°19.4'S, 116°49.5'E, station 316, depth 538 meters 
Reference 臺灣魚類誌(沈等, 1993);Fishbase(2006);Fishes of Japan(Nakabo, 2002)  Masuda, H., K. Amaoka, C. Araga, T. Uyeno, etc. 1984 沈世傑 編 Shih-Chieh Shen ed. 1993 Nakabo T. 2002 
Specimen List ASIZP0056250. ASIZP0059132. ASIZP0061678. ASIZP0062372. ASIZP0063783. ASIZP0065410. ASIZP0067864. ASIZP0068155. ASIZP0073759. ASIZP0074640. ASIZP0080434. ASIZP0803625. ASIZP0803916. ASIZP0805871. ASIZP0913625. ASIZP0913916. ASIZP0915871. FRIP00834. NMMBP02822. NMMBP02854. NMMBP03072. NMMBP03791. NMMBP04735. NMMBP04736. NMMBP04737. NMMSTP00135. NMMSTP01671. NTMP1106. NTUM06591. SIO90-151c.  
Common Name Gurnard; Searobin 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist     
Characteristic Dorsal fin with VIII spines and 21-22 soft rays; anal fin with 19-20 soft rays; pectoral fin with 13 soft rays; lateral line scales 37-38; gill rakers 6 + 18. Rostral projection slender, much longer than eye dismeter. No teeth in upper jaw. Many barbels on lower jaw, short, the longest one extending below middle of orbit. Preopercular soine long and sharp.
habitats Inhabit bathydemersal marine environment, depth range -538m. Attains 22cm TL. 
Distribution Western Pacific: southern Japan and the Philippines. 
Utility Not commercial food species.