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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Lagocephalus lagocephalus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Lagocephalus lagocephalus Linnaeus, 1758

Synonyms:

Tetraodon lagocephalus Linnaeus, 1758, Syst. Nat., ed. X: 332 ('Habitat in India').
Tetrodon stellatus Donovan, 1802, Brit. Fish., 3: pl. 66 (England).
Lagocephalus Pennanti Swainson, 1839, Nat. Hist. anim., 2: 308.
Promecocephalus lagocephalus: Moreau, 1881, 2: 72.
Tetrodon lagocephalus: Day, 1884: 270, pl. 147 Nobre, 1935: 238, pl. 33 (fig. 108).
Lagocephalus lagocephalus: Fowler, 1936: 1107 Smith, 1950: 417, pl. 94 (fig. 1193) Lozano Rey, 1952: 354, pl. 29 (fig. 2) Dieuzeide et al., 1955: 354, fig. Tortonese, 1956: 976 Bini, 1968, 8: 111, fig. Wheeler, 1969: 567, fig. 283, map Fabre, 1969: 81, fig.

Common names:

capolepre [It]
hmar [Mlt]
sapo [Pr]
tamboril [Es]

Lagocephalus lagocephalus