Scientific Name
Rhinecanthus verrucosus  
Rhinecanthus verrucosus毒吻棘魨
by: Lab of Fish Ecol. and Evo., BRCAS
Author (Linnaeus, 1758) Depth 0 - 50M
Chinese 毒吻棘魨 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 鱗魨科 Economic Fish Yes 
Family F505 Balistidae Edible Fish Yes  Chinese In Mainland China 毒銼鱗魨 
Max Length 23 cm  Aquarium Fish Yes  Common Name 黑腹砲彈、毒板機魨、剝皮竹(臺東) 
Distribution in World India Ocean to West Pacific Ocean   Distribution in Taiwan East、South、ShaoLiuChew、LanI Is.、Greeb IS.、Nan Sa IS. 
Habitats Coral、Coastal  Holotype Locality India 
Synonyms Balistes verrucosa, Balistes verrucosus, Rhineacanthus verrucosus, Rhinecanthus verrucasus, Rhinecanthus verrucosa, Rhinecanthus verrucosuss   
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 ASIZP0054157. ASIZP0056864. ASIZP0066595. ASIZP0066627. ASIZP0067389. ASIZP0069989. ASIZP0801850. ASIZP0801851. ASIZP0802418. ASIZP0802895. ASIZP0804093. ASIZP0911850. ASIZP0911851. ASIZP0912418. ASIZP0912895. ASIZP0914093. FRIP00779. FRIP20002. FRIP20111. NMMBP04537. NMMBP06076. NMMSTP00132. NTUM00933. NTUM02655. NTUM02656. NTUM02657. NTUM02658. NTUM02659. NTUM02660. NTUM02661. NTUM02662. NTUM02663. NTUM02664. NTUM08124. NTUM08182. NTUM08484. ...List all 36 records... 
Barcode2008-03-24,Kui-Ching Hsu,CO1,100% 2012-01-15,柯慧玲,CO1,100% 2012-01-15,柯慧玲,CO1,100%
Common Name Black-tailed triggerfish; Blackpatch triggerfish; Blackbelly triggerfish; Blackbelly picassofish; Black patch triggerish 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist