Taxon profile


Horn-nosed Boxfish
Ostracion rhinorhynchos Bleeker, 1852

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

Scientific synonyms

Ostracion rhinorhynchus Bleeker, 1852
Rhynchostracion rhinorhynchus (Bleeker, 1852)
Rhynchostracion rhinorhynchos (Bleeker, 1852)
Ostracion rhynorhyncus Bleeker, 1852
Rhynchostracion rhynorhynchus Bleeker, 1852

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [8288]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/19023]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Ostracion rhinorhynchos Bleeker, 1852]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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