Silver sandfish

The Silver sandfish lives in the reef-associated, amphidromous, freshwater, brackish, marine, depth range 0 - m environment.

Wakako also serves sliced hatahata zushi, silver sandfish the size of herring, fermented with rice. The fish smells sour but tastes sweet, like pickled herring. “In the countryside,” Keiko says, “families make their own hatahata zushi and pickles. And every family’s tastes different. More

Common names

silver sandfish in English
Sunahaze in Japanese (日本語)
Transparent sand dart in English
穴沙鱧(穴柯氏魚) in Mandarin Chinese
穴沙鱧(穴柯氏魚) in Unknown
穴沙鳢(穴柯氏鱼) in Mandarin Chinese
穴沙鳢(穴柯氏鱼) in Unknown

Order : Perciformes
Family : Kraemeriidae
Genus : Kraemeria
Species : Kraemeria cunicularia
Authority : Rofen, 1958