Banded frogfish

The Banded frogfish lives in the reef-associated, brackish, marine environment.

This shot of a Banded Frogfish otherwise known as a Toadfish was the runner-up image in the Open Category of the British Underwater Image Festival 2006. It was taken under Point Murat Navy Pier, North West Cape, Western Australia at a depth of 8.2 metres on 3rd May 2005. More

Common names

Australian frogfish in English
Banded frogfish in English
Banded toadfish in English
Båndpaddefisk in Danish (dansk)
Bastard stonefish in English
Devil-fish in English
Gebänderter Krötenfisch in German (Deutsch)
Naamiokonnakala in Finnish (suomen kieli)
Northern frogfish in English
Novu tonikama in Gela
Stonefish in English
Wirrarook in English
横带小孔蟾鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
橫帶小孔蟾魚 in Mandarin Chinese

Picture of Halophryne diemensis has been licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial.
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Order : Batrachoidiformes
Family : Batrachoididae
Genus : Halophryne
Species : Halophryne diemensis
Authority : Lesueur, 1824