A Field Guide to Common Marine Fishes of Singapore
Contents

Fish index (by name)
Fish families (by picture)
Glossary
Parts of a fish
Kelvin K P Lim and Jeffrey K Y Low
 
singapore coral cat shark (atelomycterus marmoratus): whole fish, side view

close-up of head, side view
42 cm, total length

Singapore
photo: Tan Heok Hui
Singapore Coral Cat Shark
Atelomycterus marmoratus (Bennett)
Scyliorhinidae

Snout relatively long, anal fin in front of second dorsal fin, no ridges on back, white blotches and dark spots and bars on head and body. Benthic carnivore on reefs and sandy areas. To 70 cm.
 
Introduction
Coastal Marine Habitats
Fishy Trivia
Dangerous Fishes
Fishes and Man
About the guidebook
 
From A Guide to Common Marine Fishes of Singapore by Kelvin K P Lim and Jeffrey K Y Low
Published by the Singapore Science Centre and sponsored by BP

©Raffles Museum of Biodiversity Research and Singapore Science Centre