Species Details


Pennahia argentata

Silver croaker Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Pennahia argentata
Family : Sciaenidae
Order : Perciformes
Class : Actinopterygii
Phylum : Chrodata
Habitat : Coastal water,sandy and muddy bottom
Description : Silver croaker is an elongated bodied fish.Mouth is large and dorsal fin reaches near the tip of tail.Body is silvery in color with darker dorsal side.
description written by: Shahtaj Islam Sakaal, Department of Zoology,Universityof Dhaka; Information sources: www.fishbase.se photo credit and copyright:Yau,Bernard([email protected]), more information please contact with us.www.fishbase.se