Taxon profile


Coral Butterfly
Tetraodon lineatus Linnaeus, 1758

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Tetraodontiformes »  family Tetraodontidae - puffers »  genus Tetraodon

Scientific synonyms

Crayracion fahaca (Hasselquist, 1762)
Tetraodon fahaka Hasselquist, 1762
Tetraodon fahaka fahaka Hasselquist, 1762
Tetraodon fahaka rudolfianus Deraniyagala, 1948
Tetraodon fahaka strigosus Bennett, 1834
Tetraodon lineatum Linnaeus, 1758
Tetraodon lineatus lineatus Linnaeus, 1758
Tetraodon lineatus rudolfianus Deraniyagala, 1948
Tetraodon lineatus strigosus Bennett, 1834
Tetraodon physa Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1809

Other names

= Globe Fish
= Nile Puffer
= Puffer

Least Concern


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