Taxon profile


Bulbnose Unicornfish
Naso tonganus (Valenciennes, 1835)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Acanthuridae - surgeonfishes and unicornfishes »  genus Naso

Scientific synonyms

Acanthurus tuberosus (non Lacépède, 1801)
Cyphomycter tuberosus (non Lacépède, 1801)
Naseus tonganus Valenciennes, 1835


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Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [60076]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [177951]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Naso tonganus (Valenciennes, 1835)]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014

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