Siphonognathus beddomei

The Siphonognathus beddomei lives in the demersal, brackish, marine, depth range 1 - 20 m environment.

Siphonognathus beddomei Gomon & Paxton, 1986; (valid as) - Siphonognathus caninis Gomon & Paxton, 1986Parodax caninis Scott, 1976; (valid as) - Siphonognathus radiatusOdax radiatus; (valid as) Malacanthus radiatus Quoy & Gaimard, More

a Slender weed whiting, Siphonognathus beddomei (Johnson), of Carnac Island, Western Australia. As are all my Dreamyfish, Slender is lost in a dream and you’ve caught him in a very private moment… you’ll find more portraits of his buddies at http://dreamyfishart.blogspot. More

Common names

Beddome's rock whiting in English
Long-nose weed whiting in English
Pencil weed whiting in English
Pygmy rock whiting in English
Pygmy whiting in English
Slender weed whiting in English
長體管頜魚 in Mandarin Chinese
长体管颌鱼 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Perciformes
Family : Odacidae
Genus : Siphonognathus
Species : Siphonognathus beddomei
Authority : Johnston, 1885