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Pentaceros japonicus Dderlein, 1883
JAPANESE ARMORHEAD
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Kingdom Animalia  
 Phylum Chordata  
 Class Actinopterygii  
 Order Perciformes  
 Family Pentacerotidae  
 Genus Pentaceros  
  Pentaceros japonicus    Steindachner, 1883 
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Citation: 吳(2002)碩士論文
Character: Body moderately elongate, and compressed. Head mostly naked, the bones exposed and rugose. Mouth small; maxillary not reaching to below anterior margin of eye. Both jaws and prevomer with villiform teeth. Palatine toothless. Gill rakers short, first gill arch with 6 to 8 rakers on upper limb, 15 to 17 on lower limb. Dorsal fin moderately high; dorsal-fin spines XI, and dorsal-fin rays 13 to 15; anal fin with IV-V spines and 8 to 10 soft rays; caudal fin slightly emarginate; pectoral-fin rays 16 to 18. Scales small to moderate, ctenoid; lateral-line pores 46 to 56. Body greyish-brown, paler on ventral side. Juveniles have irregular dark markings on body. 
Habitat: Usually found inshore on reefs or on rough bottom of the outer continental shelf and upper slope at depths of 100 to 400 m. 
Distribution: Known only in the Western Pacific from southern Japan to Australia and New Zealand. It is found only in the northeastern Taiwanese waters. 
Utility: No commercial value. 
Name Code: 382230
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Pentaceros japonicus Steindachner , 1883

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Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) > Perciformes (Perch-likes) > Pentacerotidae (Armorheads) > Pentacerotinae
Etymology: Pentaceros: Greek, pente = five + Greek, keras = horn (Ref. 45335 ) .  More on author: Steindachner .

Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range Ecology

Marine; benthopelagic; depth range 100 - 830 m (Ref. 58302 ).   Subtropical

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Western Pacific: southern Japan to Australia and New Zealand (Ref. 4537 ).

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Maturity: L m   ?   range ? - ? cm
Max length : 25.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 2272 )

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Juveniles pelagic, adults benthopelagic (Ref. 58302 ).

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Robins, C.R., R.M. Bailey, C.E. Bond, J.R. Brooker, E.A. Lachner, R.N. Lea and W.B. Scott , 1991. World fishes important to North Americans. Exclusive of species from the continental waters of the United States and Canada. Am. Fish. Soc. Spec. Publ. (21):243 p. (Ref. 4537 )

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 120744 )

  Least Concern (LC)  ; Date assessed: 04 February 2009

CITES (Ref. 118484 )

Not Evaluated

CMS (Ref. 116361 )

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless




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Preferred temperature (Ref. 115969 ): 1.2 - 19.5, mean 13 (based on 175 cells). Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805 ):  PD 50 = 0.5157   [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high]. Bayesian length-weight: a=0.01995 (0.00906 - 0.04395), b=3.01 (2.83 - 3.19), in cm Total Length, based on all LWR estimates for this body shape (Ref. 93245 ). Trophic Level (Ref. 69278 ):  3.4   ±0.4 se; Based on size and trophs of closest relatives Resilience (Ref. 120179 ):  High, minimum population doubling time less than 15 months (Preliminary K or Fecundity.). Vulnerability (Ref. 59153 ):  Low vulnerability (23 of 100) . Price category (Ref. 80766 ):   Unknown .

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