Nibea semiluctuosa [Status Unaccepted]   (Cuvier,  1830) (Fish)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Perciformes
Family:Sciaenidae

Description
Head and Second anal spine length are 31 to 33 per cent and 11 to 14 per cent of standard length of the fish. Second dorsal fin is provided with 28 to 29 fin rays. Gas bladder is round anteriorly with 15 to 21 pairs of arborescent tubules. Sagitta is elongated with a shallow anterior depression and a distinct posterior groove. There are five mental pores. Teeth of the lower jaw is well differentiated. Rows of dark narrow stripes found on the body.


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Ecology

Biogeography


• North West Coast INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Biswas, KP (2009) Fishes around Indian Ocean Sciaenid Fishes Daya publishing house Available at - NIO,Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

Page last updated on:2011-12-27

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