Species Details


Argyrosomus amoyensis

Amoy Croaker Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Argyrosomus amoyensis
Family : Sciaenidae
Order : Perciformes
Class : Actinopterygii
Phylum : Chrodata
Habitat : Coastal waters
Description : Amoy croaker is a compressed and elongated bodied fish with a large mouth.Color of the body is greyish with a black spot behind the head.A pale yellow longitudinal stripe is present along the length of the body.
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:FAO([email protected]), more information please contact with us.www.fishbase.se