Taxon profile


Pig Faced Leather Jacket
Paramonacanthus choirocephalus (Bleeker, 1852)

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

Scientific synonyms

Monacanthus choirocephalus Bleeker, 1852
Monacanthus nemurus Bleeker, 1852
Paramonacanthus nemurus (Bleeker, 1852)
Paramonacanthus whitleyi Fraser-Brunner, 1941
Stephanolepis retrospinis Fowler, 1943

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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/19727]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Paramonacanthus choirocephalus (Bleeker, 1852)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [26659]

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

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