Scientific Name
Scarus quoyi  
Scarus quoyi瓜氏鸚哥魚
by: Yun-Chih Liao
Author Valenciennes, 1840 Depth 2 - 18M
Chinese 瓜氏鸚哥魚 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 鸚哥魚科 Economic Fish Yes 
Family F414 Scaridae Edible Fish Yes  Chinese In Mainland China 瓜氏鸚嘴魚 
Max Length 40 cm  Aquarium Fish Yes  Common Name 鸚哥 
Distribution in World India Ocean to West Pacific Ocean   Distribution in Taiwan North 
Habitats Coral、Coastal  Holotype Locality Carteret Harbor, New Ireland I., Bismarck Archipelago 
Reference Fishbase(2006);Fishes of Japan(Nakabo, 2002);Review and doubtful species of Scaridae of Taiwan(Liao et al., 2004)  Cuvier, G. etc. 1839 Nakabo T. 2002 Nakabo T. 2002 Liao, U. C. etc. 2004 
Specimen List ASIZP0054718. ASIZP0061912. NMMBP03265.  
Common Name Quoy's parrotfish; Green-blotched parrotfish 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist