Taxon profile


Brown Backed Toadfish
Lagocephalus spadiceus (Richardson, 1845)

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

Scientific synonyms

Gastrophysus spadiceus (Richardson, 1845)
Sphaeroides spadiceus (Richardson, 1845)
Spheroides spadiceus (Richardson, 1845)
Sphoeroides spadiceus (Richardson, 1845)
Tetrodon spadiceus Richardson, 1845

Other names

= Brown-backed Toadfish
= Half-smooth Golden Pufferfish
= Chinese Blaasop


[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/14181]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Lagocephalus spadiceus (Richardson, 1845)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [8180]

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

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