Greater lizardfish

Greater lizardfish

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English name

Greater lizardfish

Persian name

Kijar -e- bozorg


  • Body elongate and tubular.
  • Several rows of teeth visible in both jaws even when mouth is closed; a small patch of teeth present on vomer.
  • Longest ray of dorsal fin 4 times as long as last ray, dorsal fin ray 12.
  • Pelvic fin rays sub equal in length.
  • Back and sides brown; belly pale or silvery; distal parts of dorsal, pectoral and particularly caudal fins dusky.
  • Maximum size: exceeds 40 cm total length.


The Persian Gulf and the Sea of Oman.
Greater lizardfish

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