Types of fish :: Toad fish

Toad fishGalician: Dentón. Dentudo. Faxoa.

Spanish: Dentón.

Descripción: It has a large head with strong cheeks and four canine teeth that are strong and curved. The mouth is elongated and its eyes are small. It is greyish in colour when younger and blueish grey when adult. On its back and sides it has some greenish blue blotches that disappear when dead. Its pelvic fins are an orange colour.

Minimum size: 24 centimetres.