Papilloculiceps longiceps, Indian Ocean crocodilefish, Longhead flathead, Madagascar flathead, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Papilloculiceps longiceps, Indian Ocean crocodilefish, Longhead flathead, Madagascar flathead, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Papilloculiceps longiceps

Papilloculiceps longiceps Description

Dorsal spines: 9; Dorsal soft rays: 11; Anal spines: 0; Anal soft rays: 11. Body mottled with brownish or greenish above, whitish below; caudal fin with 3 or 4 dark bands, other fins with large dark blotches.

Papilloculiceps longiceps Common Names

  • Indian Ocean crocodilefish, Longhead flathead, Madagascar flathead

Papilloculiceps longiceps Taxonomic Structure

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

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Papilloculiceps longiceps, marine species closely related

Papilloculiceps longiceps, distinctive physical characteristics

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

Papilloculiceps longiceps, geographic distribution

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

Papilloculiceps longiceps, underwater photographers

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