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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

sandinoguerrero

Date

March 27, 2015

Place

Holbox (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Lei triggerfish Sufflamen bursa

Observer

sudachi

Date

May 8, 2015 11:17 AM JST

Description

ムスメハギ
Sufflamen bursa

New Drop Off, Koror, Palau
ニュードロップオフ、コロール、パラオ

Photos / Sounds

What

Pufferfish Family Tetraodontidae

Observer

finatic

Date

April 17, 2015 01:04 PM PDT

Description

Monroe County, Florida, US

Photos / Sounds

P5250176

What

Reef Triggerfish Rhinecanthus rectangulus

Observer

davidr

Date

May 25, 2015 02:56 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

P5250171

What

Fantail Filefish Pervagor spilosoma

Observer

davidr

Date

May 25, 2015 02:40 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Smooth Trunkfish Rhinesomus triqueter

Observer

sarka

Date

May 13, 2015

Photos / Sounds

P5230090

What

Crown Toby Canthigaster coronata

Observer

davidr

Date

May 23, 2015 01:57 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Date

September 11, 2009

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Picasso Triggerfish Rhinecanthus assasi

Observer

mgochfeld

Date

March 28, 2015

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Blue Triggerfish Pseudobalistes fuscus

Observer

mgochfeld

Date

March 28, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Pufferfish Family Tetraodontidae

Observer

moynihac

Date

August 12, 2014 06:19 PM NZST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Yellow Boxfish Ostracion cubicus

Observer

riaqorina

Date

December 12, 2009

Description

Yellow boxfish, Ostracion cubicus from Laha, Ambon, Indonesia

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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...

No range data available.