Todak, Hound needlefish or Long Tom
Distribution and biology
Found in South Africa coastal and off-shore waters, the Red Sea and the Persian Gulf to India, Sri Lanka and Malaysia.
A pelagic carnivorous species that feeds mainly on small fishes. Occasionally leaps out of water and skitters at the surface. [Read more…] about Longtom Garfish – Todak, Hound needlefish (Tylosurus crocodilus).