Scientific Name
Rhinecanthus rectangulus  
Rhinecanthus rectangulus斜帶吻棘魨
by: Lab of Fish Ecol. and Evo., BRCAS
Author (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) Depth 0 - 40M
Chinese 斜帶吻棘魨 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 鱗魨科 Economic Fish Yes 
Family F505 Balistidae Edible Fish Yes  Chinese In Mainland China 黑帶銼鱗魨 
Max Length 30 cm  Aquarium Fish Yes  Common Name 斜帶板機魨、楔尾砲彈、剝皮竹(臺東)、包仔(澎湖)、狄婆(澎湖) 
Distribution in World India Ocean to Pacific Ocean   Distribution in Taiwan South、PonFu、ShaoLiuChew、LanI Is.、Greeb IS.、Tung Sa IS.、Nan Sa IS. 
Habitats Coral、Coastal  Holotype Locality Indian Ocean 
Synonyms Balistapus rectangulus, Balistes echarpe, Balistes rectangulus, Rhinecanthus echarpe, Rhinecanthus rectangulatus, Rhinecanthus retangulus   
Reference 臺灣魚類誌(沈等, 1993);Fishes of Japan(Nakabo, 2002);中國動物誌-魨形目(蘇等, 2002)  沈世傑 編 Shih-Chieh Shen ed. 1993 Nakabo T. 2002 Nakabo T. 2002 蘇錦祥, 李春生 編著 2002 
Specimen List ASIZP0054129. ASIZP0055107. ASIZP0055149. ASIZP0058883. ASIZP0070043. ASIZP0070046. ASIZP0804367. ASIZP0804368. ASIZP0914367. ASIZP0914368. FRIP21322. FRIP22192. NMMSTP00066. NTUM02181. NTUM02665. NTUM02666. NTUM02667. NTUM02668. NTUM02669. NTUM02670. NTUM02671. NTUM02688. NTUM08140.  
Barcode2015-10-23,Chia-Hao Chang,CO1,100%
Common Name Picasso triggerfish; Patchy triggerfish; Reef triggerfish; Rectangle triggerfish; Rectangle trigerfish; Wedgetailed triggerfish; Wedge-tail triggerfish; Wedgetail triggerfish; Wedge picassofish; Humuhumu 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist