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Recent observations

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Observer

gonzalezii

Date

March 6, 2006

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What

Spiny Porcupinefish Diodon holocanthus

Observer

elialopezgreene

Date

August 1, 2014

Description

Pez globo observado en Ensenada El Candelero. Cuerpo líneas oscuras por todo el cuerpo. Barra oscura en el ojo.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Peces puerco Family Monacanthidae

Date

November 29, 2014

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What

Spiny Porcupinefish Diodon holocanthus

Observer

gonzalezii

Date

March 3, 2006 10:02 AM CST

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P1250091

What

Lagoon Triggerfish Rhinecanthus aculeatus

Observer

davidr

Date

January 25, 2015 01:54 AM HST

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P1250062

What

Giant Porcupinefish Diodon hystrix

Observer

davidr

Date

January 25, 2015 01:03 AM HST

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What

Puffers and Filefishes Order Tetraodontiformes

Date

July 29, 2014

Place

Mazatlan (Google, OSM)

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Observer

tierraiberica

Date

July 31, 2014

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P1180033

What

Thornback Cowfish Lactoria fornasini

Observer

davidr

Date

January 18, 2015 12:47 AM HST

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What

Pez erizo apache Diodon holocanthus

Date

July 3, 2008

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P7251878

What

Blue-spotted Puffer Arothron caeruleopunctatus

Observer

davidr

Date

July 25, 2013 01:06 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

P1110074

What

Giant Porcupinefish Diodon hystrix

Observer

davidr

Date

January 11, 2015 01:59 AM HST
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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.