Hierarchy contributed by the species page author
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. 2011.FishBase.World Wide Web electronic publication.<a href='http://www.fishbase.org/' target='_blank' >www.fishbase.org, version (10/2011).</a>
<a target='_blank' href='http://data.gbif.org/datasets/resource/1'>Accessed through GBIF data portal, GBIF Backbone Taxonomy</a>
<a target='_blank' href='www.iucnredlist.org'>IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.2. Exported on 12 January 2012</a>
66 TL (unsexed)
70.0 cm TL (male/unsexed; )
Found in coastal waters but has been observed in the Godavari estuary in Andhra Pradesh. In Chilka Lake
Indo-West Pacific: Red Sea to the Philippines (but without record from the Persian Gulf), north to southern Japan , and south to northern Australia. Also reported from New Caledonia .