Accepted scientific name:
Odonus niger (Rüppell, 1836) (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Odonus niger (Rüppell, 1836)
Synonyms:
Balistes erythrodon Günther, 1870 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Balistes erythrodon Günther, 1870
Odonus erythrodon (Günther, 1870) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Odonus erythrodon (Günther, 1870)
Xenodon niger Rüppell, 1836 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Xenodon niger Rüppell, 1836
Common names:
Common name Language Country
redtoothed filefish - USA Click here to show the literature
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Rooitand-snellervis Afrikaans South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Himarah hamra'a sin Arabic Oman Click here to show the literature
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Karkamba Arabic Oman Click here to show the literature
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Bbugesaf Carolinian Micronesia Click here to show the literature
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Mwáánni weneyité Carolinian N Marianas Click here to show the literature
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Ngungu Carolinian Caroline I. Click here to show the literature
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Niuniu Carolinian Caroline I. Click here to show the literature
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Ppwukusaf Carolinian N Marianas Click here to show the literature
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Bourse manène Creole, French Mauritius Click here to show the literature
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Rødtandet aftrækkerfisk Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Blue triggerfish English Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Blue triggerfish English Maldives Click here to show the literature
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Blue triggerfish English Mauritius Click here to show the literature
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Red toothed file fish English India Click here to show the literature
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Red-toothed triggerfish English Maldives Click here to show the literature
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Red-toothed triggerfish English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Redfang triggerfish English South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Redtooth trigerfish English Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Redtooth triggerfish English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Redtooth triggerfish English Christmas I. Click here to show the literature
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Redtooth triggerfish English Micronesia Click here to show the literature
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Redtooth triggerfish English Niue Click here to show the literature
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Redtooth triggerfish English Papua New Guinea Click here to show the literature
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Redtooth triggerfish English Solomon Islands Click here to show the literature
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Redtoothed triggerfish English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Redtoothed triggerfish English Papua New Guinea Click here to show the literature
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Redtoothed triggerfish English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Triggerfish English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Baliste bleu French Maldives Click here to show the literature
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Baliste bleu French Mauritius Click here to show the literature
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Baliste dents rouges French France Click here to show the literature
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Logeloge Gela Solomon Islands Click here to show the literature
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Rotzahn-Drückerfisch German Georgia Click here to show the literature
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Akamongara Japanese Japan Click here to show the literature
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Nagudigu-kalihi Mahl India Click here to show the literature
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Ayam laut Malay (individual language) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Jebong Malay (individual language) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Jebong wau bulan Malay (individual language) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Triger biru Malay (individual language) Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Choppu-pallan Malayalam India Click here to show the literature
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Valan-karatti Malayalam India Click here to show the literature
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Vaalan rondu Maldivian Maldives Click here to show the literature
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紅牙鱗魨 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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紅牙鱗魨 Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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紅牙鱗魨的異名 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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红牙鳞鲀 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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红牙鳞鲀的异名 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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魔鬼炮弹 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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魔鬼砲彈 Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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Epet Maranao/Samal/Tao Sug Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Bub Marshallese Marshall Is Click here to show the literature
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Bub mej Marshallese Marshall Is Click here to show the literature
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Kaisep umauma Misima-Paneati Papua New Guinea Click here to show the literature
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Natutong Other Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Tutong Other Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Porco dentes vermelhos Portuguese Mozambique Click here to show the literature
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Sumu-pe'a Samoan Samoa Click here to show the literature
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Kalu pothypora Sinhalese Sri Lanka Click here to show the literature
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Valla Sinhalese Sri Lanka Click here to show the literature
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Kiin-koy Somali Somalia Click here to show the literature
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Pejepuerco dentirojo Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Kikande Swahili (individual language) Tanzania Click here to show the literature
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Tundu Swahili (individual language) Tanzania Click here to show the literature
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Vidui Swahili (individual language) Tanzania Click here to show the literature
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'O'iri ave Tahitian Tahiti Click here to show the literature
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Karuppu-klathi Tamil Sri Lanka Click here to show the literature
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Classification:
Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Tetraodontiformes
Family Balistidae
Genus Odonus
Distribution: Indo-Pacific: Red Sea south to Durban, South Africa (Ref. 4420) and east to the Marquesas and Society islands, north to southern Japan, south to the southern Great Barrier Reef in Australia and New Caledonia.
Additional data: -
Source database: FishBase, Jan 2011
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Group expert : Matsuura, K., Data last modified by FishBase 05-Jan-2011
Online resource: http://www.fishbase.org/Summary/SpeciesSummary.php?ID=1311
CoL taxon LSID: urn:lsid:catalogueoflife.org:taxon:d135a9c8-2dc5-11e0-98c6-2ce70255a436:col20110201