Podothecus

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Podothecus
Podothecus sachi.png
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Scorpaeniformes
Family: Agonidae
Genus: Podothecus
T. N. Gill, 1861

Podothecus is a genus of poachers native to the northern Pacific Ocean.

Species[edit]

Stuffed specimen of Podothecus sachi, exhibited in the National Museum of Nature and Science, Tokyo, Japan.

There are currently five recognized species in this genus:[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2012). Species of Podothecus in FishBase. December 2012 version.
  2. ^ "WoRMS taxon details—Podothecus Gill, 1861". World Register of Marine Species. Retrieved 22 December 2012.