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    • フグ目
  • Scientific Names
    • Tetraodontiformes
  • English
    • Puffers and Filefishes
  • Spanish
    • Peces erizo, globo, cofre y parientes
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    • 魨形目

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Recent observations

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Pufferfish Family Tetraodontidae

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erika26

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July 17, 2016

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ariana3

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July 17, 2016 04:35 PM CDT

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oryzias

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July 25, 2016 10:54 AM HKT

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oryzias

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July 25, 2016 11:06 AM HKT

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Halfmoon Triggerfish Sufflamen chrysopterum

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carmelo_lopez

Date

April 18, 2010

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Harlequin Filefish Oxymonacanthus longirostris

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davidr

Date

July 10, 2016 05:12 AM FJT

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Grey Triggerfish Balistes capriscus

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nicoolejnik

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July 21, 2016 12:02 PM ART

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Smooth Puffer Lagocephalus laevigatus

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mako252

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June 7, 2016 05:12 PM CDT

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Black Triggerfish Melichthys niger

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mako252

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May 31, 2016 12:51 PM CDT

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Ocean Triggerfish Canthidermis sufflamen

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July 8, 2016

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Redtoothed Triggerfish Odonus niger

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carmelo_lopez

Date

April 18, 2010

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Orange-lined Triggerfish Balistapus undulatus

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carmelo_lopez

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April 18, 2010
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Description from Wikipedia

The Tetraodontiformes are an order of highly derived ray-finned fish, also called the Plectognathi. Sometimes these are classified as a suborder of the Perciformes. The Tetraodontiformes are represented by 10 families and about 360 species overall; most are marine and dwell in and around tropical coral reefs, but a few species are found in freshwater streams and estuaries. They have no close relatives, and descend from a line of coral-dwelling species that emerged around 40 million...

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