Kingdom Animalia  
 Phylum Chordata  
 Class Actinopterygii  
 Order Perciformes  
 Family Callionymidae  
 Genus Callionymus  
  Callionymus doryssus  (Jordan & Fowler, 1903) 
Provider: Kwang-Tsao Shao 
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Synonyms:Calliurichthys doryssus  details
Citation: 臺灣魚類誌(沈等, 1993);Fishbase(2006)
Character: Body elongate, depressed. Head extremely depressed. Preopercular spine almost stright and elongate with serration on inner side. 1st to 3rd dorsal spines elongate and filamentous in males, shorter in females; 1st dorsal-fin membrane with many dark spots in males, with dark oblique lines in females; 2nd dorsal-fin membrane with many dark spots in both; anal fin with black distal margin even in juveniles; caudal fin with small dark spots on upper half and uniformly dark on lower half in both sexes. 
Habitat: Inhabits sand and mud bottoms in coastal areas. 
Distribution: Known only found in Japan and Taiwan. It is found in southwestern and northern Taiwanese waters. 
Utility: No commercial value. 
Name Code: 381469
Suggested Link    The Fish Database of Taiwan  FishBase  Discover Life  World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) 
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