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
 
slender mojarra/silver-biddy (gerres oyena): whole fish, side view
7.3 cm, standard length
Pulau Hantu
photo: Kelvin K P Lim
Slender Mojarra or
Silver-Biddy

Gerres oyena (Forsskål)
Gerreidae


Body relatively slender (depth 3 to 3.5 times standard length), silvery on sides. In groups on coastal sandy areas and reefs. To 25 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