Taxon profile


Blotched Spinefoot
Siganus stellatus (Forsskål, 1775)

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

Scientific synonyms

Amphacanthus nuchalis Valenciennes, 1835
Amphacanthus stellatus (Forsskål, 1775)
Scarus stellatus Forsskål, 1775
Siganus laqueus von Bonde, 1934
Siganus stellatus laqueus von Bonde, 1934
Teuthis stellata (Forsskål, 1775)
Theutis stellata (Forsskål, 1775)

Other names

= Brown-spotted Spinefoot
= Brownspotted Spinefoot


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Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [4622]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/25142]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Siganus stellatus (Forsskål, 1775)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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