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Fingered Dragonet - Dactylopus dactylopus 2.jpg
Fingered Dragonet (D. dactylopus)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Callionymidae
Genus: Dactylopus
T. N. Gill, 1859
Type species
Callionymus dactylopus
Valenciennes 1837

Dactylopus is a genus of dragonets native to the western Pacific Ocean.


There are currently two recognized species in this genus:[1]


  1. ^ Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2013). Species of Dactylopus in FishBase. February 2013 version.