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
 
polkadot fin goby (exyrias puntang): whole fish, side view
about 5 cm, total length

Pulau Hantu
photo: Kelvin K P Lim
Polkadot-fin Goby
Exyrias puntang (Bleeker)
Gobiidae


Body laterally compressed, cheek deep, first dorsal fin with black spots. Benthic, inhabits coastal areas including reefs and estuaries. To 16 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