Banded scad

Banded scad

Family name


English name

Banded scad

Persian name

Gish -e- riz


  • Body oval, strongly compressed.
  • Ventral profile distinctly more convex than dorsal.
  • Adipose eyelid well developed on posterior half of eye only.
  • Upper jaw anteriorly with 2 irregular rows of short conical teeth except 2rows anteriorly.
  • In life, bluish – grey to green above, silvery below.
  • A large black spot on upper margin of opercle and adjacent area of shoulder.
  • Maximum size: 24 cm (fork length)


The Strait of Hormuz and the Sea of Oman.
Banded scad

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