WoRMS taxon details

Lagocephalus sceleratus (Gmelin, 1789)

219954  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219954)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Found on offhsore reefs (Ref. 9563). Also poisonous to eat (Ref. 4919, 9137).  
Description Found on offhsore reefs (Ref. 9563). Also poisonous to eat (Ref. 4919, 9137). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Lagocephalus sceleratus (Gmelin, 1789). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=219954 on 2018-11-15
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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original description  (ofTetraodon blochii Castelnau, 1861) Castelnau, F. L. (1861). Mémoire sur les poissons de l'Afrique australe. <em>Paris.</em> i-vii + 1-78., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/1722840#page/9/mode/1up [details]   

context source (HKRMS) Hong Kong marine fish database. <em>AFCD.</em> , available online at http://www.hk-fish.net/eng/database/index.htm [details]   

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 Jribi, I.; Bradai, M. N. (2012). First record of the Lessepsian migrant species Lagocephalus sceleratus (Gmelin, 1789) (Actinopterygii: Tetraodontidae) in the Central Mediterranean. <em>BioInvasions Records.</em> 1(1): 49-52., available online at http://www.reabic.net/journals/bir/2012/1/BIR_2012_1_Jribi_Bradai.pdf [details]   

additional source Akyol, O.; Unal, V.; Ceyhan, T.; Bilecenoglu, M. (2005). First confirmed record of Lagocephalus sceleratus(Gmelin, 1789) in the Mediterranean Sea. <em>Journal of Fish Biology.</em> 66(4): 1183-1186., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.0022-1112.2005.00667.x [details]   

additional source Corsini, M., Margies, P., Kondilatos , G. & Economidis, P. S. (2006). Three new exotic fish records from the SE Aegean Greek waters. <em>Scientia Marina.</em> 70(2): 319-323. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Ben Rais Lasram, F.; Mouillot, D. (2008). Increasing southern invasion enhances congruence between endemic and exotic Mediterranean fish fauna. <em>Biological Invasions.</em> 11(3): 697-711., available online at https://doi.org/10.1007/s10530-008-9284-4 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Golani, D.; Levy, Y. (2005). New records and rare occurrences of fish species from the Mediterranean coast of Israel. <em>Zoology in the Middle East.</em> 36(1): 27-32., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/09397140.2005.10638124 [details]   

additional source Azzurro, E.; Castriota, L.; Falautano, M.; Giardina, F.; Andaloro, F. (2014). The silver-cheeked toadfish Lagocephalus sceleratus (Gmelin, 1789) reaches Italian waters. <em>Journal of Applied Ichthyology.</em> 30(5): 1050-1052., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/jai.12471 [details]   

additional source Deidun, A.; Fenech-Farrugia, A.; Castriota, L.; Falautano, M.; Azzurro, E.; Andaloro, F. (2015). First record of the silver-cheeked toadfish Lagocephalus sceleratus (Gmelin, 1789) from Malta. <em>BioInvasions Records.</em> 4(2): 139-142., available online at https://doi.org/10.3391/bir.2015.4.2.11 [details]   

additional source Halim Y.; Rizkalla S. (2011). Aliens in Egyptian Mediterranean waters. A check-list of Erythrean fish with new records. <em>Medit. Mar. Sci.</em> 12 (2): 479-490. [details]   

additional source Izquierdo-Muñoz, A.; Izquierdo-Gomez, D. (2014). First record of Lagocephalus sceleratus (Gmelin, 1789) Actinopterygii, Tetraodontidae) on the Mediterranean Spanish coast. <em>In: Katsanevakis S et al. (2014), New Mediterranean Biodiversity Records (October, 2014). Mediterranean Marine Science 15(3): 675–695.</em>  [details]   

additional source Kara, M. H.; Ben Lamine, E.; Francour, P. (2015). Range expansion of an invasive pufferfish, Lagocephalus sceleratus (Actinopterygii: Tetraodontiformes: Tetraodontidae), to the south-western Mediterranean. <em>Acta Ichthyologica et Piscatoria.</em> 45(1): 103-108., available online at https://doi.org/10.3750/aip2014.45.1.13 [details]   

additional source Šprem, J. D.; Dobroslavić, T.; Kožul, V.; Kuzman, A.; Dulčić, J. (2014). First record of Lagocephalus sceleratus in the Adriatic Sea (Croatian coast), a Lessepsian migrant. <em>Cybium.</em> 38(2): 147–148. [details]   

additional source Tiralongo, F.; Tibullo, D. (2014). Lagocephalus sceleratus (Gmelin, 1789), (Pisces: Tetraodontidae) reaches the Italian Ionian Sea. <em>In: Kapiris et al. (2014) New Mediterranean Marine Biodiversity Records. Mediterranean Marine Science.</em> 15(1): 198–212. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From regional or thematic species database
Introduced species abundance in Greek part of the Aegean Sea (Marine Region) : Common [details]

Introduced species impact in Greek part of the Aegean Sea (Marine Region) : Consumes native species (predator or herbivore) [details]

Introduced species impact in Aegean Sea (IHO Sea Area) : Human health [details]

Introduced species impact in Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (IHO Sea Area) : Human health [details]

Introduced species impact in Greek part of the Aegean Sea (Marine Region) : Human health [details]

Introduced species population trend in Aegean Sea (IHO Sea Area) : Increasing [details]

Introduced species population trend in Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (IHO Sea Area) : Increasing [details]

Introduced species population trend in Greek part of the Aegean Sea (Marine Region) : Increasing [details]

Introduced species vector dispersal in Tunisia (Nation) : Considered to be a Lessepsian migrant (entered the Mediterranean through the Suez Canal from the Red Sea). [details]

Introduced species vector dispersal in Greek part of the Aegean Sea (Marine Region) : Canals: natural range expansion through man-made canals [details]

Introduced species vector dispersal in Turkish part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Canals: natural range expansion through man-made canals [details]

Introduced species vector dispersal in Tunisia (Nation) : Canals: natural range expansion through man-made canals [details]

From other sources
Description Found on offhsore reefs (Ref. 9563). Also poisonous to eat (Ref. 4919, 9137). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English silverstripe blaasop  [details]
Hebrew לגינון  [details]
Japanese センニンフグ  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Ασημένιος λαγοκέφαλος  [details]