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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Batrachoidiformes
Family: Batrachoididae Toadfishes
Subfamily: Halophryninae
Genus: Colletteichthys

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3 species (see list below)

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Photo by Randall, J.E.

Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 27 cm TL
Colletteichthys dussumieri (Valenciennes, 1837)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Colletteichthys dussumieri
[Flat toadfish]

Photo by Murugan, A.

Indian Ocean
Max. Length 13.2 cm SL
Colletteichthys flavipinnis Greenfield, Bineesh & Akhilesh, 2012

Photo by Murugan, A.
 
Colletteichthys flavipinnis
[Yellowfin toadfish]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Indian Ocean
Max. Length 14.8 cm SL
Colletteichthys occidentalis Greenfield, 2012

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Colletteichthys occidentalis
[Arabian toadfish]
3 Species of Family Batrachoididae with Genus Colletteichthys
(Toadfishes)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1837 Colletteichthys dussumieri Flat toadfish Western Indian Ocean 27 TL
2012 Colletteichthys flavipinnis Yellowfin toadfish Indian Ocean 13.2 SL
2012 Colletteichthys occidentalis Arabian toadfish Indian Ocean 14.8 SL



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