Kingdom Animalia  
 Phylum Chordata  
 Class Actinopterygii  
 Order Scorpaeniformes  
 Family Triglidae  
 Genus Pterygotrigla  
  Pterygotrigla macrorhynchus  Kamohara, 1936 ( 👉 redirect to new TaiCOL )
Provider: Chen, Jeng-Ping 
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Synonyms:Dixiphichthys ferculumDixiphistes macrorhynchusParapterygotrigla macrorhynchus  details
Citation: 臺灣魚類誌(沈等, 1993);Fishbase(2006);Fishes of Japan(Nakabo, 2002)
Character: Dorsal fin with VIII spines and 12 soft rays; anal fin with 11-12 soft rays; pectoral fin with 17 soft rays; lateral line scales 59-62; gill rakers 3 + 16; vertebrae 10+17. Rostral projection very long, tubular and flattish, and slightly directed outward. Breast and nape without scales. Preserved specimens with 3 dark bands on pectoral fin. No spots on dorsum. 
Habitat: Inhabit demersal marine environment. depth range -500m, rare deep-water species. 
Distribution: Indo-Pacific: Japan southward, Taiwan to the Philippines, also in western and eastern Australia and around Madagascar, Mozambique Channel and Andaman Sea. 
Utility: Not commercial food species, edible. 
Name Code: 382912
  IUCN Red List:LC      Marine     
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