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Table 1 Morphometric measurements of A.hians captured from the coastal water of Banyas, Syria

From: First record of the flat needlefish Ablennes hians (Valenciennes, 1846) from Syrian marine waters (eastern Mediterranean)

Characteristics (mm or gr)1st individual2nd individual
Standard length445502
Total length500553
Body depth340340
Head length145150
Eye diameter1515
Jaw length96104
Dorsal fin length9094
Pectoral fin length3435
Pelvic fin length2730
Anal fin length9398
Caudal fin length5460
Pre-dorsal length342378
Pre-pectoral length153154
Pre-pelvic length264291
Pre-anal length330387
Ovary length115110
Total weight130172
Ovary weight11