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
 
haneda's pugnose ponyfish (secutor handedai): whole fish, side view
4.6 cm, standard length
off Yishun
photo: Tan Heok Hui
Haneda's Pugnose Ponyfish
Secutor hanedai Mochizuki & Hayashi
Leiognathidae


Mouth projects upwards, no fang-like teeth in jaws, cheek and breast scaleless, 2 spines between nostrils and eye. In coastal areas, schooling, feeds on small crustaceans. To 7 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