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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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopteri (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodontiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodontidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon hystrix Linnaeus, 1758
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodontidae Bonaparte, 1835
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuchilomycterus Waite, 1900
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParadiodon Bleeker, 1865
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrichodiodon Bleeker, 1865
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, brackish, fresh
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus renalis (Heegaard, 1945) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthocanthopsis quadrata Heegaard, 1945 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo Catalog of Fishes 
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
2014-11-21 13:09:37Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2015). Diodon Linnaeus, 1758. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2015) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=126231 on 2015-08-29
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