Taxonomy Name Thryssa hamiltonii
Class Osteichthyes
Genus Thryssa
Family Engraulidae
DOF Valid Name Kasai minyak
Common Name Thryssa
Fish Base Name Hamilton's thryssa
Local Name Bakok, Bakok daun, Bakok minyak, Bangkok, Besin, Bilis, Empirang, Garang-garang, Gemedi, Jemedi, Kasai, Kasai minyak, Kasi-kasi, Mempinis, Pirang, Puput, Pusu
Original author Thryssa hamiltonii

Body color:

Body silvery white, grayish brown above.

Specific Description:

Body compressed. Posterior tip of maxilla pointed with long anal fin. A dark blotch exist just near the gill opening. Snout with yellowish and dark spot. Dept range 10-13 m