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
 
dussumier's thryssa (thryssa dussumieri): whole fish, side view
10 cm, standard length
Bedok Jetty

photo: Kelvin K P Lim
Dussumier's Thryssa
Thryssa dussumieri (Valenciennes)
Engraulididae


Body silvery with a dark blotch over nape; upper jaw long, reaching to middle of pectoral fin. Schooling, in coastal areas including estuaries. To 11 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