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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 154803

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 editorTetraodontidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodontidae Bonaparte, 1831
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDichotomycter Troschel (ex Bibron), 1856 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDichotomycterus (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonotreta (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonotretus Troschel, 1856
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 editorTetraodon cutcutia Hamilton, 1822
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon erythrotaenia Bleeker, 1853
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon fluviatilis Hamilton, 1822
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon implutus Jenyns, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon leiurus Bleeker, 1851
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon lineatus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon mbu Boulenger, 1899
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon nigroviridis Marion de Procé, 1822
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon pustulatus Murray, 1857

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon aerostaticus Jenyns, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArothron stellatus (Anonymous, 1798)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon aerostatious Jenyns, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArothron stellatus (Anonymous, 1798)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon alboreticulatus Tanaka, 1908 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArothron stellatus (Anonymous, 1798)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon armilla Waite & McCulloch, 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOmegophora armilla (Waite & McCulloch, 1915)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon aspilos Bleeker, 1851 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArothron immaculatus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon basilevskianus Basilewsky, 1855 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArothron immaculatus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon bicolor Brevoort, 1856 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLagocephalus sceleratus (Gmelin, 1789)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon blochii Castelnau, 1861 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLagocephalus sceleratus (Gmelin, 1789)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon calamara Rüppell, 1829 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArothron stellatus (Anonymous, 1798)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon coronatus Vaillant & Sauvage, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanthigaster coronata (Vaillant & Sauvage, 1875)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon darwinii Castelnau, 1873 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarilyna darwinii (Castelnau, 1873)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon diadematus Rüppell, 1829 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArothron diadematus (Rüppell, 1829)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon fahaka Hasselquist, 1762 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon lineatus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon fasciatus MacLeay, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarilyna darwinii (Castelnau, 1873)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon firmamentum Temminck & Schlegel, 1850 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArothron firmamentum (Temminck & Schlegel, 1850)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon gillbanksii Clarke, 1897 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArothron gillbanksii (Clarke, 1897)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon gronovii Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanthigaster valentini (Bleeker, 1853)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon guttifer Rochebrune, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon pustulatus Murray, 1857
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon guttifer (Bennett, 1831) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEphippion guttifer (Bennett, 1831)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon hispidus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArothron hispidus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon honckenii Bloch, 1785 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmblyrhynchotes honckenii (Bloch, 1785)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon hypselogeneion Bleeker, 1852 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTorquigener hypselogeneion (Bleeker, 1852)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon immaculatus Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArothron immaculatus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon inermis Temminck & Schlegel, 1850 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLagocephalus inermis (Temminck & Schlegel, 1850)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon janthinus Vaillant & Sauvage, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLagocephalus lagocephalus lagocephalus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon kappa Bleeker, 1850 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChelonodon patoca (Hamilton, 1822)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon kunhardtii Bleeker, 1850 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArothron immaculatus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon lacrymatus Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArothron meleagris (Anonymous, 1798)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon laevigatus (Linnaeus, 1766) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLagocephalus laevigatus (Linnaeus, 1766)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon lagocephalus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLagocephalus lagocephalus lagocephalus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon leiogaster Smith, 1865 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon pustulatus Murray, 1857
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon leopardus Day, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArothron leopardus (Day, 1878)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon lineatum Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon lineatus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon maculatus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphoeroides maculatus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon mappa Lesson, 1831 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArothron mappa (Lesson, 1831)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon margaritatus Rüppell, 1829 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanthigaster margaritata (Rüppell, 1829)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon meleagris Anonymous, 1798 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArothron meleagris (Anonymous, 1798)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon mola Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMola mola (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon nigropunctatus Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArothron nigropunctatus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon oblongus (Bloch, 1786) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTakifugu oblongus (Bloch, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon ocellatus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTakifugu ocellatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon pachygaster Müller & Troschel, 1848 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphoeroides pachygaster (Müller & Troschel, 1848)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon papua Bleeker, 1848 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanthigaster papua (Bleeker, 1848)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon pardalis Temminck & Schlegel, 1850 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTakifugu pardalis (Temminck & Schlegel, 1850)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon parvus Joannis, 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArothron immaculatus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon patoca Hamilton, 1822 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChelonodon patoca (Hamilton, 1822)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon perspicillaris Rüppell, 1829 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArothron hispidus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon physa Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1809 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon lineatus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon poecilonotus Temminck & Schlegel, 1850 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTakifugu poecilonotus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1850)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon porphyreus Temminck & Schlegel, 1850 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTakifugu porphyreus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1850)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon potamophilus Bleeker, 1849 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon nigroviridis Marion de Procé, 1822
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon punctatus Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArothron stellatus (Anonymous, 1798)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon reticularis Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArothron reticularis (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon rivulatus Temminck & Schlegel, 1850 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanthigaster rivulata (Temminck & Schlegel, 1850)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon rubripes Temminck & Schlegel, 1850 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTakifugu rubripes (Temminck & Schlegel, 1850)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon sazanami Tanaka, 1916 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArothron hispidus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon scaber Eydoux & Souleyet, 1850 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArothron immaculatus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon sceleratus Gmelin, 1789 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLagocephalus sceleratus (Gmelin, 1789)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon semistriatus Rüppell, 1837 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArothron hispidus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon simulans Cantor, 1849 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon nigroviridis Marion de Procé, 1822
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon sordidus Rüppell, 1829 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArothron immaculatus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon stellatus Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArothron stellatus (Anonymous, 1798)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon stellatus Anonymous, 1798 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArothron stellatus (Anonymous, 1798)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon stellatus Shaw, 1804 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArothron stellatus (Anonymous, 1798)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon stictonotus Temminck & Schlegel, 1850 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTakifugu stictonotus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1850)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon striolatus Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanthigaster compressa (Marion de Procé, 1822)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon testudineus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphoeroides testudineus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon trichocephalus Cope, 1870 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphoeroides trichocephalus (Cope, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon truncatus Retzius, 1785 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRanzania laevis (Pennant, 1776)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon valentini Bleeker, 1853 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanthigaster valentini (Bleeker, 1853)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon vermicularis Temminck & Schlegel, 1850 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTakifugu vermicularis (Temminck & Schlegel, 1850)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodon xanthopterus Temminck & Schlegel, 1850 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTakifugu xanthopterus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1850)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh
Links Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo Catalog of Fishes 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:154803
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Date   action   by
2005-04-19 07:59:47Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2013-03-11 16:03:40Z  checked  Bailly, Nicolas
2014-11-21 13:09:37Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2015). Tetraodon 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=154803 on 2015-06-03
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