Collection ID: NMMBOL000605
Scientific Name: Monotaxis grandoculis
Author: (Forsskål, 1775)
Family: F377  Lethrinidae
Collect Date: 2008-08-31
Location Houbihu
Longitude: 120.74
Latitude: 21.94 
Coordinate Uncertainty 500 M
Fish Length: 151.76 mm FL
Otolith Length: 4.84 mm
Contributor: C.W. Chang

 Oval to rounded trapezoidal in shape with pointed postero-ventral portion. Convex medial face and concave lateral face. Dorsal depression shallow, along crista superior. Dorsal margin slightly serrate and ventral margin entire. Sulcus ostial, deep. Ostium oblong, bended downward and cauda elongate, flexed ventrally at posterior. Colliculum low, large in ostium and protruded over excisura. Crista superior and crista inferior well-developed. Rostrum blunt, pointed at tip. Excisura wide. Notch shallow.

Other Images:
© National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquariu, Pingtung, Taiwan Tel:886-8-882-5678