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
 
doublelined tongue-sole (paraplagusia bilineata); whole fish, top view
12.7 cm, standard length

Indonesia: Pulau Bintan
photo: Tan Heok Hui
Doublelined Tongue-Sole
Paraplagusia bilineata (Bloch)
Cynoglossidae


Caudal fin joined to dorsal and anal fins, no pectoral fins, eyes on left side of body, lips
with fringes, uniformly brown on eyed side. Benthic carnivore in sandy and muddy areas. To 30 cm. Often used for human consumption.
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