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Class: Actinopteri
Order: Gobiiformes
Family: Oxudercidae Mudskippers
Subfamily: Periophthalminae
Genus: Periophthalmodon

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Western Pacific
Max. Length 25.5 cm TL
Periophthalmodon freycineti (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)

Photo by Photo by Bucol, A.A.
 
Periophthalmodon freycineti
[Pug-headed mudskipper]



Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 27 cm TL
Periophthalmodon schlosseri (Pallas, 1770)

Photo by Photo by Murdy, E.O.
 
Periophthalmodon schlosseri
[Giant mudskipper]



Asia
Max. Length 10 cm SL
Periophthalmodon septemradiatus (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Photo by Polgar, G.
 
Periophthalmodon septemradiatus
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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Periophthalmodon freycineti Pug-headed mudskipper Western Pacific 25.5 TL 1824
Periophthalmodon schlosseri Giant mudskipper Indo-West Pacific 27 TL 1770
Periophthalmodon septemradiatus Asia 10 SL 1822



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