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genus

Chilomycterus Brisout de Barneville, 1846

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Tetraodontiformes »  family Diodontidae - porcupinefishes and burrfishes

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Included taxa

Number of records: 8

species Chilomycterus affinis Günther, 1870 - Pacific Burrfish
species Chilomycterus antennatus (Cuvier, 1816) - Bridled Burrfish
species Chilomycterus antillarum Jordan & Rutter, 1897 - Web Burrfish
species Chilomycterus atringa (Linnaeus, 1758) - Porcupine Fish
species Chilomycterus geometricus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
species Chilomycterus reticulatus (Linnaeus, 1758) - Lanternfish
species Chilomycterus schoepfii (Walbaum, 1792) - Burrfish
species Chilomycterus spinosus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/2073]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [http://aquatab.net] [as Chilomycterus Brisout de Barneville, 1846]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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