Scientific Name
Gymnothorax prionodon  
Gymnothorax prionodon鋸齒裸胸鯙
by: Lab of Fish Ecol. and Evo., BRCAS
Author Ogilby, 1895 Depth 20 - 80M
Chinese 鋸齒裸胸鯙 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 鯙科 Economic Fish Yes 
Family F079 Muraenidae Edible Fish Yes  Chinese In Mainland China 鋸齒裸胸鱔 
Max Length 150 cm  Aquarium Fish No  Common Name 錢鰻、薯鰻、虎鰻、糬鰻(澎湖)、絲仔鰻(澎湖) 
Distribution in World Australia   Distribution in Taiwan East、South、North、North East、ShaoLiuChew 
Habitats Coral、Coastal  Holotype Locality Port Jackson, New South Wales, Australia 
Synonyms Gymnothorax leucostigma, Gymnothorax leucostigmus, Gymnothorax wooliensis, Lycodontis wooliensis   
Reference 臺灣魚類誌(沈等, 1993);A review of muraenid eels (Family Muraenidae) from Taiwan with descriptions of twelve new records. Zoological studies 33(1):44-64(Chen, Shao & Chen, 1994)  沈世傑 編 Shih-Chieh Shen ed. 1993 Chen, H.-M., K.-T. Shao etc. 1994 
Specimen List ASIZP0055026. ASIZP0057946. ASIZP0062041. ASIZP0063062. ASIZP0063226. ASIZP0063227. ASIZP0066499. ASIZP0067215. ASIZP0067218. ASIZP0067226. ASIZP0070369. ASIZP0075143. ASIZP0801457. ASIZP0802173. ASIZP0802174. ASIZP0802175. ASIZP0802461. ASIZP0802462. ASIZP0802566. ASIZP0911457. ASIZP0912173. ASIZP0912174. ASIZP0912175. ASIZP0912461. ASIZP0912462. ASIZP0912566. FMNH52124Holotype. FRIP20091. NMMBP04276. NMMSTP00815. NTMP0604. NTOU-AE1454. NTOU-AE3353. NTOU-AE3354. NTOU-AE3355. NTOU-AE3356. NTOU-AE3357. ...List all 38 records... 
Barcode2008-03-24,Kui-Ching Hsu,CO1,100%
Common Name Australian mottled moray 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist     
Characteristic HL 7.1-8.3, DGO 15.8-18.3, TR 3.0-3.2 in TL, Vert 135-138. Jaws pointed and elongated. Ground color reddish brown, with numerous obscure large pale spots which, closer to the tail, get smaller and more distinct; the spots on top of head denser and smaller; chin and breast pale without spots. Slightly blackish gill opening; corner of mouth and thoracic creases blackish. Yellowish iris when alive.
habitats temperate water habitat. 
Distribution Western Pacific: southern Japan, Taiwan to the South China Sea, Australia and New Zealand. 
Utility Fisheries.