Agonus cataphractus, armed bullhead, hooknose, hook-nose, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Agonus cataphractus, armed bullhead, hooknose, hook-nose, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Agonus cataphractus

Agonus cataphractus Description

Unpaired breast row of plates absent, but paired plate rows cover whole breast. Snout with a pair of strong spiny hooks; numerous barbels on branchiostegal membranes. Dorsal plates 31 to 34. Spiny and soft dorsal fins almost fused. No spines on the hind p

Agonus cataphractus Common Names

  • armed bullhead, hooknose, hook-nose

Agonus cataphractus Taxonomic Structure

What type of species is Agonus cataphractus? Below, you will find the taxonomic groups the Agonus cataphractus species belongs to.

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Agonus cataphractus, marine species closely related

Agonus cataphractus, distinctive physical characteristics

How to identify Agonus cataphractus marine species? Below, you will find the list of main identification criteria and physical characteristics of marine species Agonus cataphractus. For each identification criteria, the corresponding physical characteristics of marine species Agonus cataphractus are marked in green.

Agonus cataphractus, geographic distribution

Where is Agonus cataphractus found in the world? Below, you will find the list and a world map of the geographic distribution where the marine species Agonus cataphractus can be found.

There is no photo/diving site associated to this marine animal

Agonus cataphractus, underwater photographers

Which photographers have photos of Agonus cataphractus species? Below, you will find the list of underwater photographers and their photos of the marine species Agonus cataphractus.