Local common name:
Ribbon fish, Belt fish
77 cm [max to 234 cm]
432 gms [max to 5 kg]
Muddy bottoms of shallow coastal waters & estuarine waters. Feeds on fishes, squids, crabs.
Quite common. Flesh soft & a little powdery form.
Yes but there are a few species of Hairtail found here.
Large mouth & head. Lateral line begin at the top of the gill cover, curve down just behind the pectoral fin & straight close to the bottom..