Taxon profile


Melichthys Swainson, 1839

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Tetraodontiformes »  family Balistidae - triggerfishes

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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

species Melichthys indicus Randall & Klausewitz, 1973 - Indian Triggerfish
species Melichthys niger (Bloch, 1786) - Black Durgon

Melichthys niger - Black Durgon

species Melichthys vidua (Richardson, 1845) - Pink-tail Trigger

Melichthys vidua - Pink-tail Trigger

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/2653]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Melichthys Swainson, 1839]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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