Body long, slender, fusiform in shape, with a single short-based dorsal fin on the middle of the back, a forked tail, a large eye and a moderately large mouth. Silvery. To 1.2 m.
This species moves southwards with warmer currents during summer months, and juveniles often enter the lower freshwater reaches of rivers and streams.
Indo-West Pacific and Australian waters. Very rare between Wilsons Promontory (Victoria) and Spencer Gulf (South Australia).
Recorded in Australia
- DSE Advisory List : Not listed
- EPBC Act 1999 : Not listed
- IUCN Red List : Not listed