Gulf Toadfish

The toadfish is well named since it produces sounds that resemble the grunts of toads. It can also make a whistling noise that is used to attract a mate.

This fish can survive in water that has very low oxygen levels.

Gulf of Mexico

At A Glance


Sea grass beds, bays, lagoons, shallow coastal areas


Fish, crustaceans, mollusks, worms


Gulf of Mexico