Scientific Name
Halicmetus niger
Halicmetus niger黑牙棘茄魚
by: Hsuan-Ching Ho
Author Ho, Endo & Sakamaki, 2008 Depth 280 - 1000M
Chinese 黑牙棘茄魚 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 蝙蝠魚科 Economic Fish No 
Family F233 Ogcocephalidae Edible Fish No  Chinese In Mainland China 黑牙棘茄魚 
Max Length 8.7 cm  Aquarium Fish No  Common Name 黑棘茄魚、棘茄魚 
Distribution in World Australia   Distribution in Taiwan North East 
Habitats Deep Sea、Benthos  Holotype Locality Central Tosa Bay, off Kochi, Shikoku Island, Japan, depth about 500 meters 
Synonyms Halicmetus nigra   
Reference Ho, H.-C. , H. Endo, and K. Sakamaki. 2008. A new species of Halicmetus (Lophiiformes: Ogcocephalidae) from the western Pacific, with comments on congeners. Zoological Studies v. 47 (no. 6): 767-773. 
Specimen List ASIZP0064421Paratype. ASIZP0064601Paratype. ASIZP0064603Paratype. ASIZP0064604Paratype. ASIZP0073930. ASIZP0080598.  
Common Name Black batfish 
Redlist Status Not in IUCN Redlist