Oxeye Herring, Megalops cyprinoides Click to enlarge image
Oxeye Herring, Megalops cyprinoides. Source: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO. Image: CSIRO.
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Fast Facts

  • Classification
    Species
    cyprinoides
    Genus
    Megalops

Distribution

The map below shows the Australian distribution of the species based on public sightings and specimens in Australian Museums. Click on the map for detailed information. Source: Atlas of Living Australia.



References

  1. Hoese, D.F., Bray, D.J., Paxton, J.R. & G.R. Allen. 2006. Fishes. In Beesley, P.L. & A. Wells. (eds) Zoological Catalogue of Australia. Volume 35. ABRS & CSIRO Publishing: Australia. parts 1-3, pages 1-2178.