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Table 1 Morphometric measurements in mm and as a percentage of standard length (%SL), counts and weight in grams recorded in the specimen of Rhabdosargus sarba caught off the Syrian coast

From: First record of Goldlined seabream Rhabdosargus sarba (Forsskål 1775), Sparidae, in the Mediterranean Sea (Syrian waters)

Morphometric measurements mm SL%
Total length (TL) 163 124.4%
Fork length (FL) 146 111.5%
Standard length (SL) 131 100%
Body depth (BD) 60 45.80%
Head length 36 27.5%
Eye diameter 10 7.63%
Pre-orbital length 10 7.63%
Post-orbital length 14 10.7%
Pre-dorsal length 42 32.06%
Dorsal fin base length 69 52.7%
Pectoral length 45 34.4%
Pre-anal length 82 62.6%
Anal fin base length 25 19.08%
Counts
 Dorsal fin rays XI + 13  
 Anal fin rays III + 11  
 Pectoral fin rays 14  
 Pored lateral- line scales 60  
 Scale rows above / below lateral line 6½ - 14½  
 Gill rakers 5 + 8 = 13  
 Standard length/ body depth 2.18  
 Total weight (TW) g 66.45