Taxonomy Name Trichiurus lepturus
Class Osteichthyes
Order
Genus Trichiurus
Family Trichiuridae
DOF Valid Name Timah selayur
Common Name Cutlassfish, Large-headed ribbonfish, Ribbonfish
Fish Base Name Largehead hairtail
Local Name Langgai, Langing, Layur, Lelayang, Selayar, Selayur, Tetimah, Timah
Synonym
Original author Trichiurus lepturus
Body Color
Spesific Description

Body color:

Fresh specimens steely blue with silvery reflections, becoming uniformly silvery grey sometime after death

Specific Description:

Dept range 0-589 m, usually 100-350 m