Canthigaster compressa (Marion de P…

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataActinopterygiiTetraodontiformesTetraodontidaeCanthigaster

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Overview

Full Name

Canthigaster compressa (Marion de Procé, 1822)

Common names

  • Compressed toby eng
  • Fine-spotted pufferfish eng
  • Fingerprint sharpnose puffer eng
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Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

Basionym

Tetrodon compressus Marion de Procé, 1822

Habitat

Not terrestrial, Marine, Not freshwater, Marine, Brackish

Georeferenced data

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Subordinate taxa

Classification

There are no subordinate taxa for this species.
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kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Actinopterygii
order
Tetraodontiformes
family
Tetraodontidae
genus
Canthigaster
species
Canthigaster compressa
 
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Description

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Bibliography

Allen, G.R. and R. Swainston (1992) Reef fishes of New Guinea: a field guide for divers, anglers and naturalists.: Publication No. 8. Christensen Research Institute, Madang, Papua New Guinea. 132 p.

Chinese Academy of Fishery Sciences (2003) Chinese aquatic germplasm resources database.: http://zzzy.fishinfo.cn

Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2015). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication.

Ganaden, S.R. and F. Lavapie-Gonzales (1999) Common and local names of marine fishes of the Philippines.: Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, Philippines. 385 p.

Herre, A.W.C.T. and A.F. Umali (1948) English and local common names of Philippine fishes.: U. S. Dept. of Interior and Fish and Wildl. Serv. Circular No. 14, U. S. Gov't Printing Office, Washington. 128 p.

Kuiter, R.H. and T. Tonozuka (2001) Pictorial guide to Indonesian reef fishes. Part 3. Jawfishes - Sunfishes, Opistognathidae - Molidae.: Zoonetics, Australia. p. 623-893.

Lieske, E. and R. Myers (1994) Collins Pocket Guide. Coral reef fishes. Indo-Pacific & Caribbean including the Red Sea.: Haper Collins Publishers, 400 p.

Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp.

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Known issues

There are known issues with this name usage:

  • basionym relation derived

Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage (115577745) has since been removed from the portal.

Record history

This record was last modified on Apr 13, 2016.