Antennarius indicus Schultz, 1964
Indian frogfish
photo by Ganapathiraju, P.

Family:  Antennariidae (Frogfishes), subfamily: Antennariinae
Max. size:  23 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  reef-associated
Distribution:  Western Indian Ocean: East Africa, Gulf of Aden, and Seychelles to southeast India and Sri Lanka, north to the Gulf of Oman.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  An uncommon species that occurs to a depth of at least 25 m.
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
Country info:   
 

Entered by: Garilao, Cristina V. - 06.06.96
Modified by: Reyes, Rodolfo B. - 15.07.13

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