Paramugil parmatus (Cantor, 1849)
Broad-mouthed mullet
Paramugil parmatus
photo by Vidthayanon, C.

Family:  Mugilidae (Mullets)
Max. size:  30 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal, catadromous
Distribution:  Western Pacific: northern South China Sea southward to Indonesia and New Guinea.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Found in seas, estuaries, and rivers. Oviparous, eggs are pelagic and non-adhesive (Ref. 205).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (Ref. 115185)
Threat to humans:  harmless
Country info:   
 

Entered by: Garilao, Cristina V. - 24.11.95
Modified by: Capuli, Estelita Emily - 22.01.09
Checked by: Casal, Christine Marie V. - 04.09.96

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