Tetrabrachium ocellatum Günther, 1880
Four-armed frogfish
Tetrabrachium ocellatum
photo by Gloerfelt-Tarp, T.

Family:  Tetrabrachiidae (Four-armed frogfishes)
Max. size:  7 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal; marine; depth range - 51 m
Distribution:  Western Pacific: southern coast of New Guinea, Indonesia, the Arafura Sea (Ref. 9819), and western and northern coasts of Australia.
Biology:  Found on the continental shelf and inshore areas over soft bottoms (Ref. 7300).
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 13 August 2019 Ref. (124695)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Froese, Rainer - 18.06.93
Modified by: Kesner-Reyes, Kathleen - 23.10.08
Checked by: Luna, Susan M. - 28.04.95

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