Taxon profile


Centreboard Leatherjacket
Monacanthus chinensis (Osbeck, 1765)

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

Scientific synonyms

Balistes chinensis Osbeck, 1765
Balistes granulosus Gronow, 1854
Balistes mylii Bory de Saint-Vincent, 1822
Monacanthus cantoris Bleeker, 1852
Monacanthus macrolepis Fraser-Brunner, 1941
Monacanthus mylii (Bory de Saint-Vincent, 1822)

Other names

= Fan-bellied Filefish
= Fan-bellied Leatherjacket
= Filefish

[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/16651]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Monacanthus chinensis (Osbeck, 1765)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [7976]

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

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