Taxon profile


Ostracion meleagris Shaw, 1796

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

Scientific synonyms

Ostracion camurum Jenkins, 1901
Ostracion clippertonense Snodgrass & Heller, 1905
Ostracion lentiginosus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Ostracion meleagris meleagris Shaw, 1796
Ostracion punctatus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Ostracion sebae Bleeker, 1851


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Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [6556]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/19021]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Ostracion meleagris Shaw, 1796]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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