Taxon profile


Boomerang Triggerfish
Sufflamen bursa (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

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

Scientific synonyms

Balistes bursa Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Hemibalistes bursa (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

Other names

= Lei Trigger
= Pallid Triggerfish


Sufflamen bursa - Boomerang Triggerfish

Author: Jo Kuyken

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [6029]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/26068]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Sufflamen bursa (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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