Taxon profile


Guineafowl Blaasop
Arothron meleagris (Lacépède, 1798)

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

Scientific synonyms

Arothron ophryas Cope, 1871
Ovoides latifrons Jenkins, 1901
Tetraodon lacrymatus Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Tetraodon meleagris Lacépède, 1798
Tetrodon meleagris Lacépède, 1798
Tetrodon setosus Smith, 1886

Other names

= Guineafowl Puffer
= White-spotted Balloon


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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/2210]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Arothron meleagris (Lacepède, 1798)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [6401]

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

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