Image: Slender Sprat, Spratelloides gracilis

Slender Sprat, Spratelloides gracilis

A school of Slender Sprat at a depth of 1 m, North Direction Island, Queensland, 30 Dec 2012.

Photographer:
Anne Hoggett
Rights:
© Australian Museum

Notes

The species can be recognised by its relatively narrow body and broad lateral stripe.

Thank you to Dr Tom Munroe for his help identifying the fish.

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Tags Slender Sprat, Spratelloides gracilis, Clupeidae, fishes, ichthyology, marine,