WoRMS taxon details

Canthigaster amboinensis (Bleeker, 1864)

219935  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219935)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Inhabits shallower water, often subjected to surge. Feeds mainly on algae, but also takes polychaetes, sea urchins, brittle...  
Description Inhabits shallower water, often subjected to surge. Feeds mainly on algae, but also takes polychaetes, sea urchins, brittle stars, mollusks, tunicates, corals, crustaceans and sponges. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Canthigaster amboinensis (Bleeker, 1864). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=219935 on 2018-11-22
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]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Inhabits shallower water, often subjected to surge. Feeds mainly on algae, but also takes polychaetes, sea urchins, brittle stars, mollusks, tunicates, corals, crustaceans and sponges. [details]

Publication date Year of description, 1864 in <130>. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English spider-eye puffer  [details]
Japanese ゴマフキンチャクフグ  [details]