Indian anchovy

Indian anchovy

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English name

Indian anchovy

Persian name

Motoo hendi


  • Body slender, elongate, sub cylindrical in cross section.
  • Maxilla tip pointed, reaching to, or only just beyond anterior border of pre opercle.
  • Anal fin origin below last dorsal fin rays.
  • Color, light transparent fleshy brown, with a silver stripe down flanks; no dark pigment lines on back between head and dorsal fin origin.
  • Maximum size: 15.5 cm.


The Persian Gulf and the Sea of Oman.
Indian anchovy

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