Taxon profile


Lagocephalus lunaris (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

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

Scientific synonyms

Lagocephalus lunaris lunaris (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Spheroides lunaris (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Sphoerodon lunaris (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Sphoeroides lunaris (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Tetrodon lunaris Bloch & Schneider, 1801

Other names

= Green Pufferfish
= Green Rough-backed Puffer
= Headrabbit Puffer
= Moontail Blaasop

[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/14179]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Lagocephalus lunaris (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [8263]

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

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