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
 
blue-spotted stingray (dasyatis kuhlii): whole fish, top view
22 cm, disc width
fishmarket
photo: Kelvin K P Lim
Blue-spotted Stingray
Dasyatis kuhlii (Müller & Henle)
Dasyatidae

Disc kite-shaped with rounded snout and smooth dorsum; tail with narrow skin fold, brown above with dark-edged blue spots. Benthic, in coastal waters. To 40 cm disc width. With venomous spine, often used for human consumption.
 
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