Collection ID: NMMBOL000555
Scientific Name: Hyporhamphus dussumieri
Author: (Valenciennes, 1847)
Family: F254  Hemiramphidae
Collect Date: 2008-07-02
Location Houbihu
Longitude: 120.74
Latitude: 21.94 
Coordinate Uncertainty 500 M
Fish Length: 237.45 mm FL
Otolith Length: 4.88 mm
Contributor: S.K. Chang

 Oval in shape, pointed and tapering at anterior, slightly raised in the middle of dorsal margin. Slightly convex medial face along with slightly concave lateral face. Dorsal margin and ventral margin entire. Sulcus ostial (indistinct at tip), shallow. Ostium gradually wider from the tip, widest at neck. Cauda elongate, slightly flexed at tip. Colliculum raised, filling up all sulcus. Crista superior and crista inferior poorly-developed, both absent at extremes. Neck dorsally constricted. Rostrum very small, pointed. Excisura very narrow.

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