Taxon profile


Honeycomb Cowfish
Acanthostracion polygonius Poey, 1876

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Tetraodontiformes »  family Ostraciidae - boxfishes »  genus Acanthostracion

Scientific synonyms

Acanthostracion poligonos Poey, 1876
Acanthostracion polygonia Poey, 1876
Lactophrys polygonia (Poey, 1876)
Lactophrys polygonius (Poey, 1876)
Lactophrys saxatilis Mowbray, 1931


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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/160]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Acanthostracion polygonius Poey, 1876]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [4287]

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

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