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Batfish
Aluterus monoceros (Linnaeus, 1758)

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

Scientific synonyms

Balistes monoceros Linnaeus, 1758
Alutera monoceros (Linnaeus, 1758)
Alutarius amphacanthoides Bleeker, 1852
Monacanthus anginosus Hollard, 1853
Aluterus anginosus Hollard, 1855
Aluteres berardi Lesson, 1831
Alutera cinerea Temminck & Schlegel, 1850
Alutera guntheriana Poey, 1863
Alutarius macracanthus Bleeker, 1852
Alutera monocera (Linnaeus, 1758)

Other names

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

Least Concern

Images

Aluterus monoceros - Batfish

Author: Klaus Rudloff

Aluterus monoceros - Batfish

Author: Klaus Rudloff

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [4274]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase [http://www.fishbase.org]
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/734]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [http://aquatab.net] [as Aluterus monoceros (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [16404943]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [http://www.iucnredlist.org/] [as Aluterus monoceros (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 2 August 2018

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