WoRMS taxon details

Arothron mappa (Lesson, 1831)

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

accepted
Species
Tetrodon mappa Lesson, 1831 · unaccepted (misspelling)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
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. (2024). FishBase. Arothron mappa (Lesson, 1831). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=219930 on 2024-04-17
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). (2023). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (02/2023)., available online at https://www.fishbase.org [details]   

ecology source Looby, A.; Erbe, C.; Bravo, S.; Cox, K.; Davies, H. L.; Di Iorio, L.; Jézéquel, Y.; Juanes, F.; Martin, C. W.; Mooney, T. A.; Radford, C.; Reynolds, L. K.; Rice, A. N.; Riera, A.; Rountree, R.; Spriel, B.; Stanley, J.; Vela, S.; Parsons, M. J. G. (2023). Global inventory of species categorized by known underwater sonifery. <em>Scientific Data.</em> 10(1). (look up in IMIS), available online at https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-023-02745-4 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Present in aphia/obis/gbif/idigbio   Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
   

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]