Taxon profile


Net-pattern Spinfoot
Siganus canaliculatus (Park, 1797)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Siganidae - rabbitfishes »  genus Siganus

Scientific synonyms

Amphacanthus dorsalis Valenciennes, 1835
Chaetodon canaliculatus Park, 1797
Teuthis dorsalis (Valenciennes, 1835)
Teuthis margaritifera (non Valenciennes, 1835)
Teuthis oramin (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Teuthis siganus (non Rüppell, 1829)
Theutis dorsalis (Valenciennes, 1835)

Other names

= Pearlspotted Spinefoot
= Pearly Spinefoot
= White-spotted Spinefoot
= Whitespotted Rabbitfish


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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/25120]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Siganus canaliculatus (Park, 1797)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [4456]

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

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