WoRMS taxon details

Diodon liturosus Shaw, 1804

219970  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219970)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Inhabits reef edges and slopes. Rests in caves and ledges during the day and forages at night. Solitary. Feeds on...  
Description Inhabits reef edges and slopes. Rests in caves and ledges during the day and forages at night. Solitary. Feeds on crustaceans and mollusks. Not usually marketed. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Diodon liturosus Shaw, 1804. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=219970 on 2018-06-23
Date
action
by
1997-03-04 14:55:14Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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basis of record McClanahan, T.R. (1994). Kenya coral reef lagoon fish: effects of fishing, substrate complexity, and sea urchins. Coral Reefs 13: 231-241 [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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

basis of record  (ofDiodon bleekeri Günther, 1910) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofDiodon maculatus Duméril, 1855) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofDiodon lituratus Shaw, 1804) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofDiodon literosus Shaw, 1804) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Inhabits reef edges and slopes. Rests in caves and ledges during the day and forages at night. Solitary. Feeds on crustaceans and mollusks. Not usually marketed. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English black-blotched porcupinefish  [details]
Japanese ヒトヅラハリセンボン  [details]