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
 
whitebar oyster blenny (omobranchus ferox): whole fish, side view
5 cm, standard length

Sungei Buloh
photo: Tan Heok Hui
Whitebar Oyster-blenny
Omobranchus ferox (Herre)
Blennidae
Body slender and laterally compressed, semi-transparent in life with narrow white bar behind eye, males with a dark spot at rear end of dorsal fin. Coastal muddy areas including estuaries, often in crevices. 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