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
 
scissorstail sergeant (abudefduf sexfasciatus): whole fish, side view
about 10 cm, standard length

Malaysia: Pulau Tioman
photo: Samuel Tay
Scissorstail Sergeant
Abudefduf sexfasciatus (Lacepède)
Pomacentridae


5 broad black bars on sides; tail lobes pointed, each with a submarginal black stripe. In groups over reefs. To 22 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