Scientific Name
Eurypharynx pelecanoides  
Eurypharynx pelecanoides寬咽魚
by: Pai-Lei Lin
Author Vaillant, 1882 Depth 500 - 3000M
Chinese 寬咽魚 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 寬咽魚科 Economic Fish No 
Family F091 Eurypharyngidae Edible Fish No  Chinese In Mainland China 寬咽魚 
Max Length 100 cm   Aquarium Fish No  Common Name 巨口鰻、傘口鰻、吞噬鰻、咽囊鰻、吞鰻、鵜鶘鰻、傘口吞噬鰻 
Distribution in World global   Distribution in Taiwan South West、North East 
Habitats Deep Sea  Holotype Locality Off Morocco [eastern Atlantic], 29°52'N, 11°44'W, depth 2300 meters 
Synonyms Euripharynx pelecanoides, Eurypharynx richardi, Gastrostomus bairdii, Gastrostomus pacificus, Leptocephalus pseudolatissimus, Macropharynx longicaudatus   
Reference Nielsen, J. G. , E. Bertelsen, and Å. Jespersen (1989) The biology of Eurypharynx pelecanoides (Pisces, Eurypharyngidae). Acta Zoologica (Stockholm) v. 70 (no. 3): 187-197;Smith, D.G. (1997) Eurypharyngidae. Gulper eels. p. 1695. In K.E. Carpenter and V.H. Niem (eds.) FAO species identification guide for fishery purposes. The living marine resources of the Western Central Pacific. Vol. 3. Batoid fishes, chimaeras and bony fishes part 1 (Elopidae to Linophrynidae). FAO, Rome.   Nielsen, J. G., E. Bertelsen etc. 1989 Nielsen, J. G etc. 1989 
Specimen List ASIZP0059791. ASIZP0059967. ASIZP0060878. ASIZP0060920. ASIZP0062122. ASIZP0062597. ASIZP0064261. ASIZP0067331. ASIZP0802122. ASIZP0900425. ASIZP0912122.  
Common Name Pelican gulper; Pelican eel; Deep-sea gulper eel; Big-mouth gulper; Gulper eel; Pelican gulper fish; Umbrellamouth gulper; Pelican fish 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist