Bluespot Mullet, Moolgarda seheli (Forsskål 1775)

Other Names: Black-spot Mullet, Blue-spot Mullet, Bluetail Mullet, Blue-tail Mullet, Blue-tailed Mullet, Even Sand Mullet, Long-armed Mullet, Long-finned Mullet, Sand Mullet

Bluespot Mullet, Moolgarda seheli. Source: BIO Photography Group, Biodiversity Institute of Ontario . License: CC by Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike

A bluish-brown to green mullet with silvery sides and abdomen, dusky spots on the upper scale rows forming indistinct longitudinal stripes, a dark blue tip on the dorsal fin and upper caudal-fin lobe, anal, pelvic and pectoral fins yellow, and a dark blue spot at the top of the pectoral-fin origin. The scale in the axil of the pectoral fin is very long.

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Bray, D.J. 2017, Moolgarda seheli in Fishes of Australia, accessed 21 Apr 2024,

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