Scientific Name
Minous monodactylus  
Minous monodactylus單指虎鮋
by: Lab of Fish Ecol. and Evo., BRCAS
Author (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) Depth 50 - 100M
Chinese 單指虎鮋 Poisonous Fish Yes 
Family_Chinese 鮋科 Economic Fish No 
Family F304 Scorpaenidae Edible Fish Yes  Chinese In Mainland China 單指虎鮋 
Max Length 15 cm  Aquarium Fish No  Common Name 鬼虎魚、貓魚、魚虎、虎魚、石狗公、石頭魚 
Distribution in World India Ocean to West Pacific Ocean   Distribution in Taiwan West、South、North、North East、PonFu 
Habitats Benthos、Coastal  Holotype Locality Locality not stated 
Synonyms Minous adamsii, Minous blochi, Minous echigonius, Minous oxycephalus, Minous woora, Scorpaena biaculeata, Scorpaena monodactyla   
Reference 臺灣魚類誌(沈等, 1993);Masuda, H., K. Amaoka, C. Araga, T. Uyeno and T. Yoshino, 1984. The fishes of the Japanese Archipelago. Vol. 1. Tokai University Press, Tokyo, Japan. 437 p. (text);Fishes of Japan(Nakabo, 2002);Fishbase(2008)  Masuda, H., K. Amaoka, C. Araga, T. Uyeno, etc. 1984 沈世傑 編 Shih-Chieh Shen ed. 1993 Nakabo T. 2002 
Specimen List ASIZP0073409. ASIZP0078672. ASIZP0078673. ASIZP0078701. ASIZP0078702. ASIZP0078787. ASIZP0078788. ASIZP0078789. ASIZP0078790. ASIZP0078791. CAS28179. CAS30310. FRIP00689. FRIP00690. NMMBP00713. NMNSF00997. NTMP0187. NTMP0806. NTUM07697. SIO80-212b. SIO80-216. SIO80-218. SU49444.  
Common Name Grey goblinfish; Grey goblin fish; Grey stingfish 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist     
Characteristic Dorsal fin with IX-XI spines and 10-12 soft rays; anal fin with II spines and 7-10 soft rays; pectoral fin with 11-12 soft rays; gill rakers 3-4+8-12=11-16.
Distribution NULL