Spotfin frogfish

Characteristics

  • Have been recorded at around 300m depth elsewhere.

Description

  • Body colour highly variable, can be white, red, orange, yellow or brown.
  • A pale-edged large black spot near rear dorsal fin base.
  • Esca bulbous with filamentous tentacles.

Common Name: Spotfin frogfish

Family Common Name: Frogfishes

Scientific Name: Antennatus nummifer ___(Cuvier, 1817)

Maximum Length: 13 cm (Total Length)