Tadpole fish

Raniceps raninus

''Raniceps raninus'', the tadpole fish, is a species of Gadidae fish native to the northeast Atlantic Ocean around the coasts of France, Ireland, and the United Kingdom and the North Sea. This species grows to a total length of 27.5 cm . It is of no importance to the commercial fishery industry, though it can be found in the aquarium trade and is displayed in public aquaria.
Status: Least concern
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Taxonomy
KingdomAnimalia
DivisionChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderGadiformes
FamilyGadidae
GenusRaniceps
SpeciesR. raninus
Photographed in
Netherlands