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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Canthigaster rostrata (Bloch, 1786)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Canthigaster rostrata Bloch, 1786


C. sanctaehelenae (see remarks for that species)
Tetrodon rostratus Bloch, 1786, Nat. ausl. Fische, 2: 8, pl. 146 (fig. 2) ('India'). Type: lost.
Canthigaster rostratus: Jordan & Edwards, 1886: 246 (Madeira).
Canthigaster rostratus: Fowler, 1936, 2: 1115 Poll, 1959: 348, fig. 118 Randall,1968: 280, fig. 311.
Tetrodon capistratus Lowe, 1939, Proc. zool. Soc. London: 90 (Madeira).

Common names:

sapo [Pr]

Canthigaster rostrata