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

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4 species (see list below)

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Photo by Adams, M.J.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 28 cm TL
Halophryne diemensis (Lesueur, 1824)

Photo by Adams, M.J.
 
Halophryne diemensis
[Banded frogfish]

Photo by Atack, K.

Western Central Pacific
Max. Length 14.1 cm SL
Halophryne hutchinsi Greenfield, 1998

Photo by Atack, K.
 
Halophryne hutchinsi
[Hutchin's toadfish]

Photo by CSIRO

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 26 cm TL
Halophryne ocellatus Hutchins, 1974

Photo by CSIRO
 
Halophryne ocellatus
[Ocellate frogfish]

Photo by FAO

Southwest Pacific

Halophryne queenslandiae (De Vis, 1882)

Photo by FAO
 
Halophryne queenslandiae
[Sculptured frogfish]
4 Species of Family Batrachoididae with Genus Halophryne
(Toadfishes)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1824 Halophryne diemensis Banded frogfish Indo-West Pacific 28 TL
1998 Halophryne hutchinsi Hutchin's toadfish Western Central Pacific 14.1 SL
1974 Halophryne ocellatus Ocellate frogfish Indo-West Pacific 26 TL
1882 Halophryne queenslandiae Sculptured frogfish Southwest Pacific



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