Scientific Name
Rhadinesthes decimus  
Rhadinesthes decimus細杉魚
by: Ho-Tien Hong and Cheng-Hui Hong
Author (Zugmayer, 1911) Depth 0 - 4900M
Chinese 細杉魚 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 巨口魚科 Economic Fish No 
Family F182 Stomiidae Edible Fish No  Chinese In Mainland China 細杉魚 
Max Length 41 cm  Aquarium Fish No  Common Name 巨口魚 
Distribution in World global   Distribution in Taiwan South、North East 
Habitats   Holotype Locality Off Portugal, 44°25'N, 11°36'W, station 3001, depth 0-4900 meters 
Synonyms Astronesthes decimus, Rhadinesthes jacobssoni, Rhadinesthes lucberti   
Reference   Zugmayer, E. 1911 Regan, C. T. etc. 1929 Nakabo T. 2002 
Specimen List ASIZP0063423. NMNSF00352.  
Common Name Slender snaggletooth 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist     
Characteristic Pectoral rays 8(6-8); pelvic rays 7; dorsal rays 9(11-13); anal rays 18(18-21); gill rakers 5+12. Photophores: IP 9(9-10); PV 27(26-31); VAV (23-25); AC (12-14); IC (72-76); OA (50-52); BR 14-17. Teeth on upper jaw short, widely separated; premaxillary teeth 10 to 12, maxillary teeth14 to 30. Chin barbel length longer than head length. Dorsal adipose fin absent. Body slender and elongated, longer than head length.
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