Short Siverbiddy (species: Gerres erythrourus) in Lizard Island area: all known taxa (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Gerres erythrourus
Short Siverbiddy
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Gerreidae
Genus Gerres
Species Gerres erythrourus

Distinguishing features

Pectoral fins extend to beyond anal fin base (Allen and Erdmann, 2012). Yellow ventral fins.


  • Size data has not been obtained.

Depth range

  • Depth range data is not yet available.



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Web resources


References that assist with identification

  • Allen and M.V. Erdmann, G.R. (2012). Reef fishes of the East Indies. Volumes I-III in: Reef fishes of the East Indies. Tropical Reef Research, Perth, Australia. LIRS catalog number 90162.