Taxon profile


Aluterus monoceros (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Tetraodontiformes »  family Monacanthidae - filefishes »  genus Aluterus

Scientific synonyms

Aluetera monocerus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Alutarius amphacanthoides Bleeker, 1852
Alutarius macracanthus Bleeker, 1852
Alutera cinerea Temminck & Schlegel, 1850
Alutera guntheriana Poey, 1863
Alutera monocera (Linnaeus, 1758)
Alutera monoceros (Linnaeus, 1758)
Aluteres berardi Lesson, 1831
Aluterus anginosus Hollard, 1855
Balistes monoceros Linnaeus, 1758

Other names

= Rough Leatherjacket
= Triggerfish
= Unicorn Filefish
= Unicorn Leather Jacket
= Unicorn Leatherjacket

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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/734]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Aluterus monoceros (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [4274]

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

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