Species Details

@Randall,John E.

Johnius dussumieri

Sin croaker Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Johnius dussumieri
Family : Sciaenidae
Order : Perciformes
Class : Actinopterygii
Phylum : Chrodata
Other Name : Dussumier’s silver jewfish
Habitat : Coastal waters,estuaries
Description : Sin Croaker has more convex ventral profile than dorsal profile.Eyes are large and chin is with five pores.Body is silvery and back greenish grey in color.Upper part of dorsal fin is spotted.
Distribution in Bangladesh
description written by: Shahtaj Islam Sakaal, Department of Zoology,Universityof Dhaka; Information sources: Encyclopedia of flora and fauna of Bangladesh(volume 24). photo credit and copyright:Randall,John E.([email protected]), more information please contact with us.www.fishbase.se