Kingdom Animalia  
 Phylum Chordata  
 Class Actinopterygii  
 Order Anguilliformes  
 Family Congridae  
 Genus Parabathymyrus  
  Parabathymyrus macrophthalmus  Kamohara, 1938 
Provider: Chen, Yu-Hsin 
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Synonyms:Myrophis macrophthalmus  details
Citation: 臺灣魚類誌(沈等, 1993);張詠絮。2011。臺灣海域糯鰻之分類研究,國立臺灣海洋大學碩士學位論文。
Character: Pectoral fin well developed. Spots on the tip of snout. Preanal lateral-line pores less than 42. Snout short, rictus till margin of eye. Posterior nostrils have flaps on the margin of lip. Unsegmented rays. Teeth conical; upper jaw teeth in 2 rows, lower jaw teeth anterior in 3 or 4 rows, Posterior in 2 rows, premaxillary teeth and vomerine teeth separated, vomerine teeth anterior in bands. Dorsal fin origin above gill slit. Vertebra 131-134. Total length 15.9 of body depth, 6.1 of head length; caudal length 1.5 of the length from head to trunk; head length 5.6 of snout length; snout length 1.1 of diameter of eye; pectoral-fin length 1.5 of snout length. Dorsal and anal fin white. Body blunt, eye large, head large. Rear of caudal compressed. Tongue fixed. Anus on the posterior half. Upper part of body light brown, pale below.  
Habitat: Inhabit in the sandy bottom of less than 400 meters deep.  
Distribution: West Pacific.  
Utility: No enough quantity for fishery.  
Name Code: 380727
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