Scientific Name
Gymnothorax melanosomatus
Gymnothorax melanosomatus黑身裸胸鯙
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Author Loh, Shao & Chen, 2011 Depth 50 - 180M
Chinese 黑身裸胸鯙 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 鯙科 Economic Fish Yes 
Family F079 Muraenidae Edible Fish Yes  Chinese In Mainland China  
Max Length 52.2 cm  Aquarium Fish No  Common Name 錢鰻、薯鰻、虎鰻、鰻(臺東)、糬鰻(澎湖)、硓[石古]鰻(澎湖) 
Distribution in World Taiwan [Endemic in Taiwan]   Distribution in Taiwan East 
Habitats Coral、Coastal  Holotype Locality Offshore from Changbin, Taitung, Taiwan, depth 50-100 meters 
Reference Loh, K.-H., K.-T. Shao and H.-M. Chen, 2011. Gymnothorax melanosomatus, a new moray eel (Teleostei: Anguilliformes: Muraenidae) from southeastern Taiwan. Zootaxa 3134:43-52.  
Specimen List
Common Name Black body morat eel 
Redlist Status Not in IUCN Redlist