Platax teira, batfish, longfin baitfish, Longfin batfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Platax teira, batfish, longfin baitfish, Longfin batfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Platax teira

Platax teira Description

Body rounded and strongly compressed, its depth more than twice length of head and 0.9 to 1.2 times SL. Head length 2.7 to 3.5 times lower than SL. Large adults (above 35cm SL) with bony hump from top of head to interorbital region, the front head profile

Platax teira Common Names

  • batfish, longfin baitfish, Longfin batfish

Platax teira Taxonomic Structure

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

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Platax teira, marine species closely related

Platax teira, distinctive physical characteristics

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

Platax teira, underwater photographers

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