Philippine Peso Coins and Banknotes

Philippine Coins and Banknotes

10 Sentimo Coin - Flora and Fauna Series

Ten Centavo Coin (1993)
Flora and Fauna Series

Obverse: Francisco Baltasar, "Republika ng Pilipinas", year mark
Reverse: Pandaka pygmaea, 10 Sentimo

Shape: round/circular
Edge: plain
Diameter: 19.00 mm
Composition: 99.2% aluminum, 0.8% magnesium
Weight: 1.50 grams


Smallest Freshwater Fish

The smallest freshwater fish is the pygmy goby (Pandaka pygmaea), a colorless and nearly see-through species which swims in the streams of Luzon in the Philippines. Males are 7.5 - 9.9-mm (0.28 - 0.38-in) long and weigh 4 - 5 mg (0.00014 - 0.00018 oz).