Species details : Arothron stellatus (Anonymous, 1798)

Accepted scientific name:
Arothron stellatus (Anonymous, 1798) (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Arothron stellatus  (Anonymous, 1798)
Synonyms:
Arothron aerostaticus (Jenyns, 1842) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Arothron aerostaticus (Jenyns, 1842)
Arothron alboreticulatus (Tanaka, 1908) (ambiguous synonym) 1 literature reference for Arothron alboreticulatus (Tanaka, 1908)
Arothron stellatus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) (ambiguous synonym) 1 literature reference for Arothron stellatus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Chelonodon stellaris (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Chelonodon stellaris (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Diodon asper Cuvier, 1818 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Diodon asper Cuvier, 1818
Kanduka michiei Hora, 1925 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Kanduka michiei Hora, 1925
Takifugu stellatus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) (ambiguous synonym) 1 literature reference for Takifugu stellatus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Tetraodon aerostaticus Jenyns, 1842 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Tetraodon aerostaticus Jenyns, 1842
Tetraodon aerostatious Jenyns, 1842 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Tetraodon aerostatious Jenyns, 1842
Tetraodon alboreticulatus Tanaka, 1908 (ambiguous synonym) 1 literature reference for Tetraodon alboreticulatus Tanaka, 1908
Tetraodon calamara Rüppell, 1829 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Tetraodon calamara Rüppell, 1829
Tetraodon lagocephalus stellatus Bloch & Schneider, 1801 (ambiguous synonym) 1 literature reference for Tetraodon lagocephalus stellatus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Tetraodon punctatus Bloch & Schneider, 1801 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Tetraodon punctatus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Tetraodon stellatus Anonymous, 1798 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Tetraodon stellatus Anonymous, 1798
Tetraodon stellatus Bloch & Schneider, 1801 (ambiguous synonym) 1 literature reference for Tetraodon stellatus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Tetraodon stellatus Shaw, 1804 (ambiguous synonym)
Tetrodon aerostaticus Jenyns, 1842 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Tetrodon aerostaticus Jenyns, 1842
Tetrodon lagocephalus stellatus Bloch & Schneider, 1801 (ambiguous synonym) 1 literature reference for Tetrodon lagocephalus stellatus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Tetrodon lagocephalus stellatus Bloch & Schneider, 1801 (ambiguous synonym) 1 literature reference for Tetrodon lagocephalus stellatus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Tetrodon punctatus Bloch & Schneider, 1801 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Tetrodon punctatus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Tetrodon stellatus Anonymous, 1798 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Tetrodon stellatus Anonymous, 1798
Tetrodon stellatus Bloch & Schneider, 1801 (ambiguous synonym) 1 literature reference for Tetrodon stellatus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Tetrodon stellatus Shaw, 1804 (ambiguous synonym) 1 literature reference for Tetrodon stellatus Shaw, 1804
Common names:
Common name Transliteration Language Country
Ster-blaasop - Afrikaans South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Buqmah a'nijmi - Arabic Oman Click here to show the literature
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Faki - Arabic - Click here to show the literature
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Fakla - Arabic Qatar Click here to show the literature
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Lesh - Carolinian Micronesia Click here to show the literature
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Bouletang - Creole, French Mauritius Click here to show the literature
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Bouletang ti poule - Creole, French Mauritius Click here to show the literature
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Bouletang vielle - Creole, French Mauritius Click here to show the literature
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Star blaasop - English India Click here to show the literature
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Star blaasop - English South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Star puffer - English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Star puffer - English Guam Click here to show the literature
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Star puffer - English Micronesia Click here to show the literature
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Staring blow fish - English India(Goa) Click here to show the literature
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Starry puffer - English Mauritius Click here to show the literature
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Starry toadfish - English Djibouti Click here to show the literature
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Starry toadfish - English Papua New Guinea Click here to show the literature
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Toby - English Mauritius Click here to show the literature
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Sumusumu - Fijian Fiji Click here to show the literature
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Tähtipallokala - Finnish Finland Click here to show the literature
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Ballon constellé - French Mauritius Click here to show the literature
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Ballon étoilé - French Mauritius Click here to show the literature
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Baudruche zébrée - French Mauritius Click here to show the literature
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Poisson-ballon étoilé - French Maldives Click here to show the literature
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Moyôfugu - Japanese Japan Click here to show the literature
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Bankocho - Konkani India(Goa) Click here to show the literature
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꺼끌복 Kkeokkeulbok Korean - Click here to show the literature
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Buntal - Malay (individual language) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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星斑叉鼻魨 Sing ban cha bi tun Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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星斑叉鼻魨 Sing ban cha bi tun Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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星斑叉鼻鲀 Xing ban cha bi tun Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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星斑魨 Sing ban tun Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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星斑鲀 Xing ban tun Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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白網紋叉鼻純 Bai wang wun cha bi chun Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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白网纹叉鼻纯 Bai wang wen cha bi tun Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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黑線叉鼻魨 Hei sian cha bi tun Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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黑线叉鼻鲀 Hei xian cha bi tun Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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Badkonak-mahi-e-ghahvahei - Persian Iran(Persian Gulf and Oman Sea) Click here to show the literature
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Arothron wielki - Polish Poland Click here to show the literature
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Sue-gatala - Samoan Samoa Click here to show the literature
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Sue-va'a - Samoan Samoa Click here to show the literature
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Butete - Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Huehue - Tahitian Tahiti Click here to show the literature
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Classification:
Kingdom Animalia CoL
Phylum Chordata CoL
Class Actinopterygii FishBase
Order Tetraodontiformes FishBase
Family Tetraodontidae FishBase
Genus Arothron FishBase
Distribution: Indo-Pacific: Red Sea and East Africa (Ref. 4919) to the Tuamoto Islands, north to southern Japan, south to Lord Howe Island. Southeast Atlantic: south coast of South Africa (Ref. 4919).
Lifezones: Brackish,marine
Additional data: -
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Group expert : Matsuura, K., 19-May-2014
Source database: FishBase, Jan 2015   99%
Bibliographic citation: Froese R. & Pauly D. (eds) (2018). FishBase (version Jan 2015). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 2015 Annual Checklist (Roskov Y., Abucay L., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Kunze T., Flann C., Bailly N., Kirk P., Bourgoin T., DeWalt R.E., Decock W., De Wever A., eds). Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/col. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.
Online resource: http://www.fishbase.org/Summary/SpeciesSummary.php?ID=6526
CoL taxon LSID: urn:lsid:catalogueoflife.org:taxon:3263ef5c-c365-11e4-869f-239583ce8323:col20150401