Kingdom Animalia  
 Phylum Chordata  
 Class Actinopterygii  
 Order Perciformes  
 Family Callionymidae  
 Genus Synchiropus  
  Synchiropus grinnelli  Fowler, 1941 
Provider: Kwang-Tsao Shao 
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Synonyms:Foetorepus grinnelli  details
Citation: 臺灣魚類誌(沈等, 1993);Fishbase(2006)
Character: Body elongate, depressed. Mouth small. Upper edge of lower lip without fleshy papillae. Almost all dorsal-fin soft rays brached, 8 divided rays in the second dorsal fin, and in males have long filaments on the 1st dorsal-fin spine; last anal-fin soft rays simple; 2 median rays of caudal rays slightly filamentous in the male. 1st dorsal fin with an oval black blotch; anal fin transparent, with dark distal margin; base of caudal fin with 2 black spots and margin black. 
Habitat: Inhabits shallow coastal sand-flats. 
Distribution: Distributed in Philippines, Indonesia and Taiwan. It is found in southern Taiwanese waters. 
Utility: No commercial value. 
Name Code: 381499
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