Scientific Name
Plotosus lineatus  
Plotosus lineatus線紋鰻鯰
by: Lab of Fish Ecol. and Evo., BRCAS
Author (Thunberg, 1787) Depth 0 - 60M
Chinese 線紋鰻鯰 Poisonous Fish Yes 
Family_Chinese 鰻鯰科 Economic Fish No 
Family F151 Plotosidae Edible Fish No  Chinese In Mainland China 線紋鰻鯰 
Max Length 20 cm  Aquarium Fish No  Common Name 鰻鯰、沙毛、海土虱、斜門(臺東) 
Distribution in World India Ocean to Pacific Ocean   Distribution in Taiwan East、West、South、North、North East、ShaoLiuChew、Greeb IS.、Tung Sa IS. 
Habitats Coral、Estuary、Fresh Water、Coastal  Holotype Locality Red Sea, Sechelles, Malabar, Mauritius [Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean], Trincomalee, Pondicherry, Ambon, Sulawesi, Society Islands, and Philippines 
Synonyms Arius thalassinus, Platystacus anguillaris, Plotoseus ikapor, Plotosus anguillaris, Plotosus arab, Plotosus brevibarbus, Plotosus castaneoides, Plotosus castaneus, Plotosus flavolineatus, Plotosus ikapor, Plotosus limbatus, Plotosus lineatus, Plotosus marginatus ...all 17..  
Reference 臺灣魚類誌(沈等, 1993);The Live Marine Resources of the Western Central Pacific, Vol.3(FAO,1999)  沈世傑 編 Shih-Chieh Shen ed. 1993 
Specimen List ASIZP0054483. ASIZP0056583. ASIZP0056908. ASIZP0056909. ASIZP0058218. ASIZP0059421. ASIZP0059446. ASIZP0059670. ASIZP0059682. ASIZP0064810. ASIZP0700042. ASIZP0800319. ASIZP0800337. ASIZP0916836. BPBMI23343. FRIP00870. FRIP03119. FRIP21334. MTP0162. NMMBP00589. NMMSTP00394. NTMP0765. NTMP1089. NTUM00029Paratype. NTUM00263. NTUM01790. NTUM05367. NTUM05368. NTUM05369. NTUM05370. NTUM05371. NTUM06741. NTUM06818. RUSI35637. USNM00192530. USNM00219481. USNM00219487. ...List all 37 records... 
Barcode2015-10-23,Chia-Hao Chang,CO1,%
Common Name Striped cat-fish eel; Striped catfish; Striped eel catfish; Striped sea catfish; Striped catfish-eel; Stripped catfish; Striped eel-catfish; Catfish-eel; Coral catfish; Eel catfish 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist