Odacinae - Weed Whitings
Use the table to access images and fact sheets of the odacid fishes. Odacids are known as cales, weed whitings and rock whitings.
Odacids were previously classified in their own family, the Odacidae. They are now classified as a subfamily (the Odacinae) of the family Labridae.
|Haletta semifasciata||Blue Weed-whiting|
|Heteroscarus acroptilus||Rainbow Cale|
|Neoodax balteatus||Little Weed Whiting|
|Odax cyanomelas||Herring Cale|
|Siphonognathus attenuatus||Slender Weed Whiting|
|Siphonognathus beddomei||Pencil Weed Whiting|
|Siphonognathus caninis||Sharpnose Weed Whiting|
|Siphonognathus radiatus||Longray Weed Whiting|
Mark McGrouther , Collection Manager, Ichthyology