Flyspecked Hardyhead (species: Craterocephalus stercusmuscarum) in Yungaburra, QLD (Gaia Guide)
Craterocephalus stercusmuscarum
Flyspecked Hardyhead

©Stuart Humphries / Australian Museum: Flyspecked Hardyhead (Craterocephalus stercusmuscarum)
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Atheriniformes
Family Atherinidae
Genus Craterocephalus
Species Craterocephalus stercusmuscarum



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Up to 8 cm (Length of specimen)

Depth range

  • Depth range data is not yet available.



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution: Flyspecked Hardyhead (Craterocephalus stercusmuscarum)

Distribution and habitat preferences

It can be found in freshwater environments.

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