Scientific Name
Parabothus coarctatus  
Parabothus coarctatus短腹擬鮃
by: ©The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Author (Gilbert, 1905) Depth 253 - 580M
Chinese 短腹擬鮃 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 鮃科 Economic Fish No 
Family F494 Bothidae Edible Fish Yes  Chinese In Mainland China 短腹擬鮃 
Max Length 22.5 cm  Aquarium Fish No  Common Name 扁魚、皇帝魚、半邊魚、比目魚 
Distribution in World Pacific Ocean   Distribution in Taiwan South 
Habitats Deep Sea、Benthos、Coastal  Holotype Locality Pailolo Channel, between Molokai I. and Maui I., Hawaiian Is., U.S.A., Albatross sta. 3859 [or 3810], 138-140 fm 
Synonyms Arnoglossus violaceus, Parabothus violaceus, Platophrys coarctatus, Rhomboidichthys coarctatus   
Reference Fishbase(2005);Fishes of Japan(Nakabo, 2002)  Gilbert, C. H. 1905 Nakabo T. 2002 Nakabo T. 2002 
Specimen List ASIZP0062614. ASIZP0072253. ASIZP0804290. ASIZP0914290. FRIP03134. NMMBP03249.  
Barcode2015-10-23,Chia-Hao Chang,CO1,%
Common Name Lefteye flounder 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist