Bearded Cod

Pseudophycis Barbata
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Quick Facts

Scientific name Pseudophycis Barbata
Other names Bearded Codfish, Bearded Rock Cod, Bearded Southern Rock Cod, Beardy, Common Rock Cod, Slimy Cod, Southern Bastard Codling, Southern Bastard Rock Cod, Southern Rock Cod
Size Up to 70 cm (27.5 in)
Weight Up to 6 kg (13 lb)


Habitat & AU Distribution Coastal waters, rocky reefs, caves, crevices & other hard bottom rocky areas
Depth Range
Bearded Rock Cod Distribution