Pterygotrigla Polyommata
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Quick Facts

Scientific name Pterygotrigla Polyommata
Other names Butterfly Gurnard, Flying Gurnard, Lachet Gurnard, Pastry, Sharpbeak Gurnard, Sharpbeaked Gurnard, Spiny Gurnard, Spinybeak Gurnard
Size Up to 61 cm (24 in)
Weight Up to 2 kg (4.4 lb)


Habitat & AU Distribution Coastal waters, estuaries, bays & harbours in sandy, silty & muddy areas
Depth Range
Latchet Distribution
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