Scientific Name
Brachysomophis henshawi
Brachysomophis henshawi亨氏短體蛇鰻
by: Hong-Ming Chen
Author Jordan & Snyder, 1904 Depth 1 - 35M
Chinese 亨氏短體蛇鰻 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 蛇鰻科 Economic Fish No 
Family F081 Ophichthidae Edible Fish No  Chinese In Mainland China 亨氏短體鰻 
Max Length 101 cm  Aquarium Fish No  Common Name 鰻仔、硬骨篡、篡仔、硬骨仔、土龍(臺東) 
Distribution in World Australia   Distribution in Taiwan East 
Habitats Coral、Benthos、Coastal  Holotype Locality Honolulu, Oahu Island, Hawaiian Islands 
Synonyms Brachysomophis crocodilinus   
Reference McCosker, J.E. and J.E. Randall, 2001. Revision of the snake-eel genus Brachysomophis (Anguilliformes: Ophichthidae), with description of two new species and comments on the species of Mystriophis. Indo-Pacific Fishes (33):1-32.   John E. McCosker etc. 2001 
Specimen List ASIZP0802661. FRIP21492. FRIP22153. NTOU-AE0626.  
Common Name Reptilian snake eel     
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist