Canthigaster compressa (Marion de Pr…

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataActinopterygiiTetraodontiformesTetraodontidaeCanthigaster

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Overview

Full Name

Canthigaster compressa (Marion de Procé, 1822)

Common names

  • Compressed toby eng
  • Fingerprint sharpnose puffer eng
  • Fingerprint toby eng
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Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Habitat

Not terrestrial, Marine, Brackish, Marine

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.

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

Masuda, H., K. Amaoka, C. Araga, T. Uyeno and T. Yoshino (1984) The fishes of the Japanese Archipelago. Vol. 1.: Tokai University Press, Tokyo, Japan. 437 p. (text).

Myers, R.F. (1991) Micronesian reef fishes.: Second Ed. Coral Graphics, Barrigada, Guam. 298 p.

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Source information

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

Record history

This record was last modified in GBIF on Nov 3, 2014. The source was last visited by GBIF on Jul 30, 2015. It was last updated according to the publisher on Feb 8, 2013.

A record will be modified by GBIF when either the source record has been changed by the publisher, or improvements in the GBIF processing warrant an update.