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
 
rough golden toadfish (lagocephalus lunaris): whole fish, side view
13.5 cm, standard length

Terumbu Pempang Tengah
photo: Kelvin K P Lim
Rough Golden Toadfish
Lagocephalus lunaris
(Bloch & Schneider)

Tetraodontidae


Golden on back and sides, belly white, tail lunate, a patch of small bristles on back between snout and dorsal fin. Coastal areas including estuaries, carnivorous. To 30 cm. Poisonous to eat.
 
 
 
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