Body fusiform, slender, compressed, dorsal fins close together, anal fin similar to and opposite second dorsal, tail lunate. Dark blue green above, silvery below with numerous thin wavy bands on sides. To 2.4 m.
This rare species in Victorian waters is an extremely popular game fish, and is fished commercially along the east coast.
Pelagic species in coastal waters.
Red Sea and Indo-west Pacific, including Australia.
Recorded in Australia
- DSE Advisory List : Not listed
- EPBC Act 1999 : Not listed
- IUCN Red List : Not listed