Collection ID: NMMBOL003959
Scientific Name: Caranx melampygus
Author: Cuvier, 1833
Family: F364  Carangidae
Collect Date: 2012-07-26
Location Haikou
Longitude: 120.71571
Latitude: 22.09232 
Coordinate Uncertainty 500 M
Fish Length:
Otolith Length: 6.46 mm
Contributor: C.W. Chang

 Fusiform, elongate in shape with convex medial face and concave lateral face. Dorsal depression shallow, fan-shaped. Dorsal margin and ventral margin serrate. Sulcus ostial, deep. Ostium flared and cauda elongate, flexed at posterior. Colliculum high in the middle of sulcus. Crista superior and crista inferior well-developed. Neck dorso-ventrally constricted. Rostrum extended, pointed, downward. Excisura wide. Notch deep with wide angle.

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