Taxonomy Name Hyporhamphus quoyi
Class Actinopterygii
Genus Hyporhamphus
Family Hemiramphidae
DOF Valid Name NO NAME
Common Name Quoy's garfish
Fish Base Name
Local Name NO NAME
Original author

Body color:

Greenish gray dorsally, silvery ventrally; narrow longititude bluish silver stripe on mid-lateral body; tip of lower jaw red

Specific Description:

Body elongate, subcyrindrical. Upper jaw rounded (rather than pointed); bony ridge between eyes and nasal fossa.