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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 126231

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 editorDiodontidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon hystrix Linnaeus, 1758
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodontidae
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuchilomycterus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParadiodon
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrichodiodon
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 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon eydouxii Brisout de Barneville, 1846
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon holocanthus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon hystrix Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon liturosus Shaw, 1804
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon nicthemerus Cuvier, 1818

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon antennatus Cuvier, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChilomycterus antennatus (Cuvier, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon armillatus Whitley, 1933 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon hystrix Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon asper Cuvier, 1818 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArothron stellatus (Anonymous, 1798)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon atringa Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChilomycterus reticulatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon bertolettii de Lema, de Lucena, Saenger & De Oliveira, 1979 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon eydouxii Brisout de Barneville, 1846
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon bleekeri Günther, 1910 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon liturosus Shaw, 1804
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon brachiatus Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon hystrix Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon caeruleus Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyclichthys orbicularis (Bloch, 1785)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon calori Bianconi, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophodiodon calori (Bianconi, 1854)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon carinatus Mitchill, 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMola mola (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon dimidiatus Walbaum, 1792 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRanzania laevis (Pennant, 1776)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon geometricus Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChilomycterus geometricus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon histrix Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon hystrix Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon holacanthus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon holocanthus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon hystrax Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon hystrix Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon hystris Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon hystrix Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon jaculiferus Cuvier, 1818 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTragulichthys jaculiferus (Cuvier, 1818)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon literosus Shaw, 1804 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon liturosus Shaw, 1804
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon lituratus Shaw, 1804 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon liturosus Shaw, 1804
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon maculatus Duméril, 1855 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon liturosus Shaw, 1804
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon maculifer Kaup, 1855 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon holocanthus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon melanopsis Kaup, 1855 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon eydouxii Brisout de Barneville, 1846
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon mola Pallas, 1770 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMola mola (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon multimaculatus Cuvier, 1818 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon holocanthus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon novemaculatus Cuvier, 1818 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon holocanthus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon novemmaculatus Cuvier, 1818 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon holocanthus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon nudifrons Jenkins, 1903 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon hystrix Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon nummularis Walbaum, 1792 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMola mola (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon nycthemerus Cuvier, 1818 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon nicthemerus Cuvier, 1818
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon orbicularis Bloch, 1785 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyclichthys orbicularis (Bloch, 1785)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon paraholocanthus Kotthaus, 1979 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon holocanthus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon pilosus Mitchill, 1815 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon holocanthus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon punctatus Cuvier, 1818 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon hystrix Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon quadrimaculatus Cuvier, 1818 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon holocanthus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon reticulatus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChilomycterus reticulatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon rivulatus Cuvier, 1818 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChilomycterus schoepfii (Walbaum, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon schoepfii Walbaum, 1792 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChilomycterus schoepfii (Walbaum, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon sexmaculatus Cuvier, 1818 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon holocanthus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon spinosissimus Cuvier, 1818 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon hystrix Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon spinosus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChilomycterus spinosus spinosus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon tigrinus Cuvier, 1818 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChilomycterus reticulatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon totara Curtiss, 1938 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon hystrix Linnaeus, 1758
Environment marine
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus renalis (Heegaard, 1945) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthocanthopsis quadrata Heegaard, 1945 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126231
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2006-07-31 06:57:06Z  changed  Camba Reu, Cibran
2013-03-11 11:05:30Z  checked  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Diodon 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=126231 on 2014-09-02
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