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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Batrachoidiformes
Family: Batrachoididae Toadfishes
Subfamily: Batrachoidinae
Genus: Batrachoides

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Batrachoides boulengeri Boulenger's toadfish Eastern Central Pacific 36.2 SL 1904
Batrachoides gilberti Large-eye toadfish Western Central Atlantic 23 SL 1928
Batrachoides goldmani Mexican freshwater toadfish Central America 21.6 SL 1902
Batrachoides liberiensis Hairy toadfish Eastern Atlantic 46 TL 1867
Batrachoides manglae Cotuero toadfish Western Central Atlantic 30 TL 1964
Batrachoides pacifici Pacific toadfish Eastern Pacific 43 TL 1861
Batrachoides surinamensis Pacuma toadfish Western Central Atlantic 57 TL 1801
Batrachoides walkeri Walker's toadfish Eastern Central Pacific 17 SL 1981
Batrachoides waltersi Walter's toadfish Eastern Central Pacific 29.2 SL 1981



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