Warty frogfish

Antennarius maculatus is a Frogfish from the Indo-West Pacific.

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Original source: Flickr Author Jenny Huang from Taipei
Author: Jenny Huang from Taipei

The Warty frogfish lives in the reef-associated, marine, depth range 0 - 11 m environment.

Warty Frogfish (Clown Frogfish, Wartskin Frogfish) - Warzen Anglerfisch (Clown Anglerfisch) All frogfish-species (list / color / image) - Alle Anglerfisch-Arten (Liste / Farben / Bild) Antennarius maculatus (Warty or Clown frogfish) is a very attractive frogfish with More

Frogfish (B) and a juvenile Warty Frogfish with a skin which is not so warty as usual (C). More

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Also referred to as the Warty Frogfish or Wartskin Angler, the Wartskin Frogfish is aptly named, looking more like a rock or piece of coral. The Wartskin's colors can vary widely, from browns to reds, yellows to purples and white. More

A Warty Frogfish (Antennarius maculatus) on the ocean floor near a reef in Malaysia, SE Asia. This species is also commonly known as the Clown Frogfish and is regularly mistaken for A. More

Common names

Clown anglerfish in English
Kumadori-izariuo in Japanese (日本語)
Laffe cinq doigts in Creole, French
Laffe cinq doigts in Creoles and Pidgins, French
Laffe cochon in Creole, French
Laffe cochon in Creoles and Pidgins, French
largespotted angler in English
Marmoreret tudsefisk in Danish (dansk)
Wartskin frogfish in English
Warty anglerfish in English
Warty frogfish in English
Warzen-Anglerfisch in German (Deutsch)
大斑躄魚 in Mandarin Chinese
大斑躄鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
大点躄鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
大點躄魚 in Mandarin Chinese
瘤突躄魚 in Mandarin Chinese
瘤突躄鱼 in Mandarin Chinese

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Order : Lophiiformes
Family : Antennariidae
Genus : Antennarius
Species : Antennarius maculatus
Authority : Desjardins, 1840