Scientific Name
Monacanthus chinensis  
Monacanthus chinensis中華單棘魨
by: Lab of Fish Ecol. and Evo., BRCAS
Author (Osbeck, 1765) Depth 3 - 30M
Chinese 中華單棘魨 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 單棘魨科 Economic Fish No 
Family F506 Monacanthidae Edible Fish Yes  Chinese In Mainland China 中華單角魨 
Max Length 38 cm  Aquarium Fish No  Common Name 中華角鈍、剝皮魚、狄婆(澎湖)、黑狄(澎湖) 
Distribution in World India Ocean to West Pacific Ocean   Distribution in Taiwan West、North、PonFu 
Habitats Coral、Benthos、Estuary、Coastal  Holotype Locality China 
Synonyms Balistes chinensis, Balistes granulosus, Balistes mylii, Monacanthus cantoris, Monacanthus macrolepis, Monacanthus mylii   
Reference 臺灣魚類誌(沈等, 1993);Fishes of Japan(Nakabo, 2002);中國動物誌-魨形目(蘇等, 2002)  沈世傑 編 Shih-Chieh Shen ed. 1993 Nakabo T. 2002 Nakabo T. 2002 蘇錦祥, 李春生 編著 2002 
Specimen List ASIZP0058476. ASIZP0059490. ASIZP0060431. ASIZP0067065. ASIZP0067424. ASIZP0067534. ASIZP0067554. ASIZP0079295. ASIZP0080044. ASIZP0802359. ASIZP0802706. ASIZP0802707. ASIZP0802718. ASIZP0807378. ASIZP0912359. ASIZP0912706. ASIZP0912707. ASIZP0912718. ASIZP0916832. ASIZP0917378. NMMBP03273. NMMBP04176. NMMBP05364. NMMSTP00291. NTMP0097. NTUM02089. NTUM04611. NTUM06115. NTUM06273. NTUM07373. NTUM07384. NTUM08156. NTUM08178. NTUM08457. NTUM08458. NTUM08459. NTUM08460. ...List all 38 records... 
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Common Name Centreboard leatherjacket; Fan-bellied filefish; Fan-bellied leatherjacket; Filefish 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist