Image: Clouded Saury, Saurida nebulosa
A Saury (probably a Clouded Saury) at a depth of 4 m, under Swansea Bridge, central coast, New South Wales, 28 February 2010.
- Matt Dowse
- © Matt Dowse
- Common name:
- Clouded Saury
- Scientific name:
- Saurida nebulosa
The species occurs along the eastern Australian coast from Raine Island, northern Queensland, to Sydney, New South Wales. It is a bottom-dwelling species that occurs at depths between 2 m and 60 m.
Thank you to Barry Russell for his help identifying the fish.
Hoese, D.F., Bray, D.J., Paxton, J.R. & G.R. Allen. 2006. Fishes. In Beesley, P.L. & A. Wells. (eds) Zoological Catalogue of Australia. Volume 35. ABRS & CSIRO Publishing: Australia. parts 1-3, pages 1-2178.