Kurtus indicus Bloch, 1786
Indian hump head
Kurtus indicus
photo by Sen, S.K.

Family:  Kurtidae (Nurseryfishes)
Max. size:  12.6 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic; freshwater; brackish; marine
Distribution:  Asia: India, China, Indonesia and other countries in the Indo-Malay region.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Found in coastal waters (Ref. 45255).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
Country info:   
 

Entered by: Binohlan, Crispina B. - 18.06.91
Modified by: Casal, Christine Marie V. - 24.06.05
Checked by: Froese, Rainer - 13.06.94

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