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Diagnostic Description

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Body is moderately deep, generally brown, slightly purplish, grading to yellowish brown or pale orange on belly. A longitudinal blue stripe runs from the snout to the opercle; a white spot is just above the lateral line below the first soft ray of the dorsal fin.
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Recorder
Rodolfo B. Reyes
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Morphology

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Dorsal spines (total): 10; Dorsal soft rays (total): 13 - 15; Analspines: 3; Analsoft rays: 8
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Trophic Strategy

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Lives in coral and rocky reefs (Ref. 9137).
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Drina Sta. Iglesia
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Biology

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Adults occur in the vicinity of coral and rocky reefs. Usually found solitarily or in small groups. Sold in Hong Kong live fish markets (Ref. 27253).
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Susan M. Luna
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Importance

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fisheries: commercial; aquaculture: commercial
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分布

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分布於西北太平洋,由日本南部至香港附近海域。台灣分布於南部及西南部海域。
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利用

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偶見之食用魚,主要利用延繩釣捕獲。適宜紅燒或煎食。
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描述

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體長橢圓形而高。兩眼間隔平坦。前鰓蓋缺刻及間鰓蓋結顯著。鰓耙數15-17。上下頜具細齒多列,外列齒稍擴大,上頜前端具2-4犬齒,內列齒絨毛狀;下頜具一列稀疏細尖齒,後方者稍擴大;鋤骨齒帶三角形,其後方無突出部;腭骨亦具絨毛狀齒;舌面無齒。體被中大櫛鱗,頰部及鰓蓋具多列鱗;背鰭鰭條部及臀鰭基部具細鱗;側線上方的鱗片斜向後背緣排列,下方的鱗片則與體軸平行排列。背鰭軟硬鰭條部間無明顯深刻;臀鰭基底短而與背鰭軟條部相對;背鰭硬棘X,軟條14;臀鰭硬棘III,軟條8;胸鰭長,末端達臀鰭起點;尾鰭內凹。體一致呈紫褐色,體背側線上方有一小白點,吻端有一藍色斜帶。
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棲地

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棲息於礁石或岩石底的海域;大都獨游或小群游動。以魚類及甲殼類為食。
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