Scientific Name
Pomacanthus xanthometopon  
Pomacanthus xanthometopon黃顱蓋刺魚
by: Kwang-Tsao Shao
Author (Bleeker, 1853) Depth 5 - 25M
Chinese 黃顱蓋刺魚 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 蓋刺魚科 Economic Fish Yes 
Family F394 Pomacanthidae Edible Fish No  Chinese In Mainland China 黃顱刺蓋魚 
Max Length 38 cm  Aquarium Fish Yes  Common Name 神仙、藍面神仙 
Distribution in World India Ocean to Pacific Ocean   Distribution in Taiwan South、North 
Habitats Coral、Coastal、Lagoon  Holotype Locality Telok betong, Sumatra, Indonesia 
Synonyms Euxiphipops xanthometopon, Holacanthus xanthometopon   
Reference Fishbase( 2006);Fishes of Japan(Nakabo, 2002)  Bleeker, P. 1853 Nakabo T. 2002 Nakabo T. 2002 
Specimen List NMMSTP01000. NTUM07030.  
Common Name Yellowmask angelfish; Blueface angelfish; Bluefaced angelfish; Yellowface angelfish; Blue-faced angelfish; Yellow-faced angelfish; Blue-face angelfish 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist