Smooth toadfish

The diet of the smooth toadfish includes small crabs, and it often follows the tide into estuaries in search of food.

The Smooth toadfish lives in the demersal, freshwater, brackish, marine environment.

Effects of metals on condition and reproductive output of the smooth toadfish in Sydney estuaries, south-eastern Australia See larger image Share your own customer images Publisher: learn how customers can search inside this book. More

The Smooth Toadfish has larger spots and blotches. It has minute spines embedded in the skin which give it a smooth texture, hence the common name. The Common Toadfish is covered with small prickles. More

The smooth toadfish is not a pet that the beginner fish keeper should be keeping. If you've never taken care of fish before, then you want to start off with something simple, for example a small freshwater fish. More

A Smooth toadfish at a depth of 0.2 m in a rockpool, Bass... More

Common names

Kudospallokala in Finnish (suomen kieli)
Smooth toadfish in English
裸四梳魨 in Mandarin Chinese
裸四梳鲀 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Tetraodontiformes
Family : Tetraodontidae
Genus : Tetractenos
Species : Tetractenos glaber
Authority : Fr