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
 
golden trevally (gnathanodon speciosus): whole fish, side view
17 cm, standard length
fishmarket
photo: Kelvin K P Lim
Golden Trevally
Gnathanodon speciosus (Forsskål)
Carangidae


Golden yellow with narrow black or dark brown bars on head and sides, the bars fade away in large adults. Coastal areas
including reefs in large schools. To about 1.1 m. Often used for human consumption, popular aquarium fish.
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