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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 126228

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorActinopterygii (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodontiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistidae (Family)
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Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes vetula Linnaeus, 1758
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistidae
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalsistes (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNematobalistes
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100
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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes capriscus Gmelin, 1789
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes ellioti Day, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes polylepis Steindachner, 1876
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes punctatus Gmelin, 1789
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes rotundatus Marion de Procé, 1822
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes vetula Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes willughbeii Lay & Bennett, 1839

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes aculeatus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhinecanthus aculeatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes adspersus Tschudi, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanthidermis maculata (Bloch, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes albicaudatus Rüppell, 1829 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSufflamen albicaudatum (Rüppell, 1829)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes americanus Gmelin, 1789 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanthidermis maculata (Bloch, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes angulosus Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanthidermis maculata (Bloch, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes asperrimus Cope, 1871 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanthidermis sufflamen (Mitchill, 1815)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes assasi Forsskål, 1775 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhinecanthus assasi (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes aurantiacus Mitchill, 1815 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAluterus schoepfii (Walbaum, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes auromarginatus Bennett, 1832 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXanthichthys auromarginatus (Bennett, 1832)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes australis Donovan, 1824 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeuschenia australis (Donovan, 1824)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes ayraud Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNelusetta ayraud (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes azureus Lesson, 1831 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanthidermis maculata (Bloch, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes bellus Walbaum, 1792 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes vetula Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes biaculeatus Bloch, 1786 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTriacanthus biaculeatus (Bloch, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes brasiliensis Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistoides viridescens (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes brevissimus Hollard, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanthidermis maculata (Bloch, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes buniva Lacepède, 1803 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes capriscus Gmelin, 1789
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes bursa Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSufflamen bursa (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes caerulescens Rüppell, 1829 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudobalistes fuscus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes capistratus Shaw, 1804 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSufflamen fraenatum (Latreille, 1804)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes caprinus Valenciennes, 1839 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes capriscus Gmelin, 1789
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes capriscus Gronow, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes capriscus Gmelin, 1789
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes carolinensis Gmelin, 1789 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes capriscus Gmelin, 1789
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes carolinensis Gronow, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes capriscus Gmelin, 1789
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes chinensis Osbeck, 1765 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonacanthus chinensis (Osbeck, 1765)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes chrysopterus Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSufflamen chrysopterum (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes cicatricosus Poey, 1860 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXanthichthys ringens (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes ciliaris Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes punctatus Gmelin, 1789
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes ciliatus Mitchill, 1818 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonacanthus ciliatus (Mitchill, 1818)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes cinereus Bonnaterre, 1788 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhinecanthus cinereus (Bonnaterre, 1788)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes conspicillum Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistoides conspicillum (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes curassavicus Gmelin, 1789 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXanthichthys ringens (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes cuspicauda Mitchill, 1818 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAluterus schoepfii (Walbaum, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes dichrostigma Duméril, 1861 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes punctatus Gmelin, 1789
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes echarpe Anonymous, 1798 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhinecanthus rectangulus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes elongatus Hollard, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXanthichthys ringens (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes equestris Gronow, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes vetula Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes erythrodon Günther, 1870 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdonus niger (Rüppell, 1836)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes erythropterus (Fowler, 1946) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelichthys vidua (Richardson, 1845)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes flavimarginatus Rüppell, 1829 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudobalistes flavimarginatus (Rüppell, 1829)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes forcipatus Gmelin, 1789 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes capriscus Gmelin, 1789
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes fraenatus Latreille, 1804 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSufflamen fraenatum (Latreille, 1804)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes freycineti Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeuschenia freycineti (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes fuliginosus DeKay, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes capriscus Gmelin, 1789
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes fuscolineatus Seale, 1901 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelichthys niger (Bloch, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes fuscus Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudobalistes fuscus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes granulata White, 1790 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScobinichthys granulatus (White, 1790)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes granulosus Gronow, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonacanthus chinensis (Osbeck, 1765)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes guttatus Walbaum, 1792 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes punctatus Gmelin, 1789
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes heckeli Müller, 1865 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXanthichthys ringens (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes heteracanthus Bleeker, 1859 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhinecanthus aculeatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes hippocrepis Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeuschenia hippocrepis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes hispidus Linnaeus, 1766 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephanolepis hispidus (Linnaeus, 1766)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes jacksonianus Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrachaluteres jacksonianus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes japonicus Tilesius, 1809 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParamonacanthus japonicus (Tilesius, 1809)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes kib Montrouzier, 1857 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelichthys niger (Bloch, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes kibitar Montrouzier, 1857 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelichthys niger (Bloch, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes laevis Bloch, 1795 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAluterus scriptus (Osbeck, 1765)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes liberiensis Steindachner, 1867 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes punctatus Gmelin, 1789
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes lima Bennett, 1832 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXanthichthys lima (Bennett, 1832)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes lineatus Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistapus undulatus (Park, 1797)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes lineopunctatus Hollard, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXanthichthys lineopunctatus (Hollard, 1854)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes liturosus Shaw, 1804 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAluterus scriptus (Osbeck, 1765)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes longissimus Hollard, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanthidermis maculata (Bloch, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes longus Gronow, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanthidermis maculata (Bloch, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes macrolepis Boulenger, 1888 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanthidermis macrolepis (Boulenger, 1888)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes macrops Poey, 1860 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanthidermis sufflamen (Mitchill, 1815)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes macropterus Walbaum, 1792 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanthidermis maculata (Bloch, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes maculatus Bloch, 1786 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanthidermis maculata (Bloch, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes melanopterus Cope, 1871 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanthidermis maculata (Bloch, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes mento Jordan & Gilbert, 1882 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXanthichthys mento (Jordan & Gilbert, 1882)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes minimum Thiollière, 1857 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanthidermis maculata (Bloch, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes minor Forsskål, 1775 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistapus undulatus (Park, 1797)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes monoceros Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAluterus monoceros (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes moribundus Cope, 1871 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes capriscus Gmelin, 1789
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes munumum Montrouzier, 1857 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanthidermis maculata (Bloch, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes mylii Bory de Saint-Vincent, 1822 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonacanthus chinensis (Osbeck, 1765)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes naufragium Jordan & Starks, 1895 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudobalistes naufragium (Jordan & Starks, 1895)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes niger Bloch, 1786 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelichthys niger (Bloch, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes nigromarginatus (Tanaka, 1908) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistoides viridescens (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes nitidus Gronow, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXanthichthys ringens (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes notatus Gronow, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXanthichthys ringens (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes oculatus Gray, 1831 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanthidermis maculata (Bloch, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes ornatissimus Lesson, 1831 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhinecanthus aculeatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes ornatus Proce, 1822 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAluterus scriptus (Osbeck, 1765)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes penicilligerus Cuvier, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetodermis penicilligerus (Cuvier, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes phaleratus Richardson, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbalistes stellaris (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes piceus Poey, 1863 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelichthys niger (Bloch, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes porcatus Gronow, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistapus undulatus (Park, 1797)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes powellii Cope, 1870 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes capriscus Gmelin, 1789
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes radiata Bowdich, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes punctatus Gmelin, 1789
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes radula Solander, 1848 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelichthys niger (Bloch, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes rectangulus Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhinecanthus rectangulus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes ringens Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXanthichthys ringens (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes ringens Osbeck, 1765 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelichthys niger (Bloch, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes rivulatus Rüppell, 1837 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudobalistes fuscus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes rufus Gronow, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanthidermis maculata (Bloch, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes sandwichiensis Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCantherhines sandwichiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes scaber Forster, 1801 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeuschenia scaber (Forster, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes schoepfii Walbaum, 1792 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAluterus schoepfii (Walbaum, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes scolopax Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacroramphosus scolopax (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes scopas Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmanses scopas (Cuvier, 1829)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes scripta Osbeck, 1765 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAluterus scriptus (Osbeck, 1765)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes scriptus Osbeck, 1765 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAluterus scriptus (Osbeck, 1765)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes senticosus Richardson, 1848 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanthidermis maculata (Bloch, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes serraticornis Fréminville, 1813 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAluterus monoceros (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes sillone Le Danois, 1961 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelichthys niger (Bloch, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes sobaco Poey, 1860 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanthidermis sufflamen (Mitchill, 1815)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes spilomelanurus Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthaluteres spilomelanurus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes spilotopterygius Walbaum, 1792 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes capriscus Gmelin, 1789
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes stellaris Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbalistes stellaris (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes stellatus Anonymous, 1798 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbalistes stellatus (Anonymous, 1798)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes sufflamen Mitchill, 1815 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanthidermis sufflamen (Mitchill, 1815)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes taeniopterus Poey, 1860 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes capriscus Gmelin, 1789
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes tomentosus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcreichthys tomentosus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes um Montrouzier, 1857 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanthidermis maculata (Bloch, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes undulatus Park, 1797 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistapus undulatus (Park, 1797)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes vachellii Richardson, 1845 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbalistes stellaris (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes verres Gilbert & Starks, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSufflamen verres (Gilbert & Starks, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes verrucosa Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhinecanthus verrucosus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes verrucosus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhinecanthus verrucosus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes verrucosus Gronow, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelichthys niger (Bloch, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes vidua Richardson, 1845 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelichthys vidua (Richardson, 1845)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes viridescens Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistoides viridescens (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Environment marine
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaeniacanthus balistae (Claus, 1864) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Balistes Linnaeus, 1758. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=126228 on 2014-07-25
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