Scientific Name
Pseudanthias rubrizonatus  
Pseudanthias rubrizonatus紅帶擬花鮨
by: Lab of Fish Ecol. and Evo., BRCAS
Author (Randall, 1983) Depth 20 - 133M
Chinese 紅帶擬花鮨 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 鮨科 Economic Fish No 
Family F338 Serranidae Edible Fish No  Chinese In Mainland China 紅帶擬花鮨 
Max Length 10 cm  Aquarium Fish No  Common Name 花鱸、海金魚、紅魚 
Distribution in World Australia   Distribution in Taiwan PonFu 
Habitats Coral、Coastal  Holotype Locality Savo, Solomon Islands 
Synonyms Anthias rubrizonatus, Anthisa rubrizonatus   
Reference 臺灣魚類誌(沈等, 1993);Fishes of the Great Barrier Reef and Coral Sea(Randall et al.,1990)  Randall, J. E. 1983 Randall, J. E., G. R. Allen etc. 1990 沈世傑 編 Shih-Chieh Shen ed. 1993 
Specimen List ASIZP0056658. ASIZP0069904. ASIZP0071515. ASIZP0080355. ASIZP0804091. ASIZP0804814. ASIZP0804815. ASIZP0914091. ASIZP0914814. ASIZP0914815.  
Common Name Red-belted anthias; Redbar anthias; Redband anthias 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist     
Characteristic Dorsal fin continuing, with X, spiョes  16 rays, the 4th longest, not elongate; anal fin with III spines and 7 rays abdomen; pectoral rays 18-20; caudal fin lunate. Lateral line continuing, lateral line scales 42-47. Female body reddlish, middle upper half body with yellow, abdomen pale; male front half yellowish orange, latter dorsal fin with red band with purplish blue margin, after band is yellow blotch.
habitats Found in aggregations around isolated coral heads and rubble patches. Juveniles enter harbors and often on silty rocky reefs. 
Distribution Western Pacific: Philippines, New Guinea, Indonesia, Solomon Islands, Fiji, and the Great Barrier Reef. 
Utility Small perchlet, not commercial food species.