Classification
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  • Japanese
    • フグ目
  • Scientific Names
    • Tetraodontiformes
  • English
    • Puffers and Filefishes
  • Spanish
    • Peces erizo, globo, cofre y parientes
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 魨形目

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

White-spotted Puffer Arothron hispidus

Observer

fiftygrit

Date

August 13, 2016 07:54 AM AEST

Description

DCIM\102GOPRO

Photos / Sounds

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What

Finescale Triggerfish Balistes polylepis

Observer

tsirtalis

Date

November 26, 2016 09:56 AM MST

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What

Bullseye Pufferfish Sphoeroides annulatus

Observer

tsirtalis

Date

November 25, 2016 11:23 AM MST

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What

Finescale Triggerfish Balistes polylepis

Observer

tsirtalis

Date

November 25, 2016 11:03 AM MST

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What

Filefishes Family Monacanthidae

Observer

akumal

Date

February 5, 2016 06:35 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Triggerfishes Family Balistidae

Observer

mkkennedy

Date

October 11, 2014

Description

found dead on the beach

Photos / Sounds

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What

Hawaiian Spotted Toby Canthigaster jactator

Observer

pliffgrieff

Date

December 2, 2016 01:08 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Reef Triggerfish Rhinecanthus rectangulus

Observer

pliffgrieff

Date

December 2, 2016 12:47 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Leather jacket Eubalichthys mosaicus

Observer

johnturnbull

Date

November 1, 2016 10:10 AM AEDT

Place

La Perouse (Google, OSM)

Description

Bare Island

Photos / Sounds

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What

Spiny Porcupinefish Diodon holocanthus

Observer

neecee121387

Date

December 2, 2016 09:39 PM PST

Description

Not puffed!!!

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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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