Taxon profile


Rhinecanthus rectangulus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Tetraodontiformes »  family Balistidae - triggerfishes »  genus Rhinecanthus

Scientific synonyms

Balistapus rectangulus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Balistes rectangulus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Rhinecanthus rectangulatus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Rhinecanthus retangulus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

Other names

= Patchy Triggerfish
= Rectangle Trigerfish
= Rectangle Triggerfish
= Rectangular Triggerfish
= Reef Triggerfish
= Wedge Picassofish
= Wedge-tail Triggerfish
= Wedge-tailed Triggerfish
= Wedgetail Triggerfish

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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/23282]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Rhinecanthus rectangulus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [5840]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []

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