Local common name:
29.7 cm [max to 80 cm TL]
- 75 m
Sandy to muddy bottoms. Feeds on fish & crustaceans.
Commercial fisheries; Commercial aquaculture; Gamefish.
Slender body, silvery with a golden tint. Snout dusky, overlain with yellow/golden. Vertical spots-like bands on the upper sides, that tends to fade with age. Dorsal spines:12, rays:13-15; Anal spines:3, rays:7-8.
The above fish was caught, somewhere east of Sg during "My 5th Offshore trip" on 18/4/03
|TL: 26.3 cm, Width[excl fins]: 7.8 cm, Wgt: 298 gm.|
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