Dactylopus kuiteri, known commonly as the Kuiter's dragonet, is a species of marine fish in the family Callionymidae.
The Kuiter's dragonet is widespread throughout the tropical waters of the central Indo-Pacific region and particularly around Indonesia.
This species reaches a length of 15 centimetres (5.9 in) TL.
The specific name honours the collector and author of the Pictorial guide to Indonesian reef fishes, Rudie H. Kuiter.
- ^ a b Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2018). "Dactylopus kuiteri" in FishBase. February 2018 version.
- ^ Kuiter, R.H. and T. Tonozuka, 2001. Pictorial guide to Indonesian reef fishes. Part 2. Fusiliers - Dragonets, Caesionidae - Callionymidae. Zoonetics, Australia. 304-622 p.