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
 
hamilton's thryssa (thryssa hamiltonii): whole fish, side view
13.2 cm, standard length
off Yishun

photo: Tan Heok Hui
Hamilton's Thryssa
Thryssa hamiltonii (Gray)
Engraulididae


Body silvery, upper jaw to edge of gill cover or slightly beyond. Schooling, in coastal areas including estuaries. To over 20 cm. 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