Body long, slender, dorsal fin arising over middle of pectoral fins; tail tip reduced and somewhat stiffened; lateral line a simple row of pores; 3 preopercular pores; stomach black; jaw teeth conical, in several rows. Greenish-grey, underside of head and belly silvery white, dorsal and anal fins with narrow black edge. To 30 cm.
This species is known in Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, from only 3 specimens taken in the late nineteenth century.
Presumably on soft bottoms along the coast, in depths of 15-437 m.
Native to Australia
- DSE Advisory List : Not listed
- EPBC Act 1999 : Not listed
- IUCN Red List : Not listed