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This article is about fish called toadfish. For the Neighbours character, see Toadfish Rebecchi.
The Oyster toadfish (Opsanus tau) is one of the Batrachoididae.

Toadfish is the common name for a variety of species from several different families of fish, usually because of their toad-like appearance.


The entire family Batrachoididae are called toadfishes. They are benthic ambush predators, known for their ability to produce sound with their swim bladders.

Smooth toadfish, Tetractenos glaber (Tetraodontidae).


The name "toadfish" is applied to some species of the family Tetraodontidae, including:

Dark toadfish, Neophrynichthys latus (Psychrolutidae).


The name "toadfish" is also applied to some species of the family Psychrolutidae:


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