WoRMS taxon details

Arothron mappa (Lesson, 1831)

219930  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219930)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Description Occurs in clear lagoon and sheltered seaward reefs. Feeds on algae, sponges, and benthic invertebrates. Usually close to...  
Description Occurs in clear lagoon and sheltered seaward reefs. Feeds on algae, sponges, and benthic invertebrates. Usually close to shelter. Generally uncommon and solitary (Ref. 9710). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Arothron mappa (Lesson, 1831). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=219930 on 2018-04-20
Date
action
by
1997-07-08 08:51:41Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofTetraodon mappa Lesson, 1831) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofTetrodon mappa Lesson, 1831) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Description Occurs in clear lagoon and sheltered seaward reefs. Feeds on algae, sponges, and benthic invertebrates. Usually close to shelter. Generally uncommon and solitary (Ref. 9710). [details]

Remark Date Eschmeyer, pers. comm. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English map puffer  [details]
Japanese ケショウフグ  [details]