Scientific Name
Malthopsis formosa
Malthopsis formosa台灣海蝠魚
by: Hsuan-Ching Ho
Author Ho & Koeda, 2019 Depth 100 - 300M
Chinese 台灣海蝠魚 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 蝙蝠魚科 Economic Fish No 
Family F233 Ogcocephalidae Edible Fish No  Chinese In Mainland China  
Max Length 5.1 cm SL  Aquarium Fish No  Common Name 棘茄魚 
Distribution in World Taiwan   Distribution in Taiwan South、South West、North East 
Habitats Deep Sea、Benthos、Coastal  Holotype Locality off Dong-gang, Pingtung, southwestern Taiwan, northern South China Sea 
Synonyms  
Reference Ho & Koeda, 2019, Zootaxa, 4702(1):73-86. 
Specimen List
Common Name Formosa seabat 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist     
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