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
 
quoy's halfbeak (hyporamphus quoyi): whole fish, side view

close-up of head, showing half beak, side view
12.5 cm, standard length
Labrador Beach
photo: Kelvin K P Lim
Quoy's Halfbeak
Hyporhamphus quoyi (Valenciennes)
Hemiramphidae


Tail forked, lower jaw shorter than head with a red tip, rounded upper jaw with scales. On surface in coastal areas. To 35 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