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Taxonomy Name Hilsa kelee
Class Osteichthyes
Order
Genus Hilsa
Family Clupeidae
DOF Valid Name Empirit
Common Name Herring, Shad
Fish Base Name Kelee shad
Local Name Bengkalis, Ikan tiram, Kakak selangat, Tamban gila, Tamban tiram, Terubok
Synonym
Original author Hilsa kelee
Body Color
Spesific Description

Body color:

Body pinkish.

Specific Description:

Body fairly deep and compressed, belly with distinct keel of scutes. Top of the head with numerous fronto-parietal striea; upper jaw with median notch. A series of small triangular scales above axil of pectoral fin. A black spot behind gill cover, usually followed by up to 10 spots along flank. Dept range 10-?m