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Lagocephalus  Swainson, 1839
Taxonomic Serial No.: 173284

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Gastrophysus Müller, 1843
    Laeviphysus Li in Su & Li, 2002
    Promecocephalus Troschel, 1856
    Apsicephalus Hollard, 1857
    Tetrodon (Physogaster) Müller, 1841
  Common Name(s): rabbitfishes [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2017   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderTetraodontiformes  – leatherjackets, cowfishes, filefishes, puffers, triggerfishes, trunkfishes, balistes, poissons-coffres, poissons-globes  
                               SuborderTetraodontoidei  – puffers, porcupinefishes, tétrodons  
                                  FamilyTetraodontidae  – toadfishes, rabbitfishes, puffers, blowfishes, globefishes, swellfishes, botetes, sphéroïdes  
                                        GenusLagocephalus Swainson, 1839 – rabbitfishes  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Species Lagocephalus cheesemanii (Clarke, 1897)  
                                           Species Lagocephalus gloveri Abe & Tabeta, 1983  
                                           Species Lagocephalus guentheri Miranda Ribeiro, 1915  
                                           Species Lagocephalus inermis (Temminck & Schlegel, 1850)  
                                           Species Lagocephalus laevigatus (Linnaeus, 1766) – smooth puffer, tamboril gigante, botete grande, Smooth Puffer 
                                           Species Lagocephalus lagocephalus (Linnaeus, 1758) – oceanic puffer, tamboril oceanico, botete oceánico, Oceanic Puffer, orbe étoilé 
                                           Species Lagocephalus lunaris (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) – moontail blassop 
                                           Species Lagocephalus sceleratus (Gmelin, 1789) – silvercheek blaasop 
                                           Species Lagocephalus spadiceus (Richardson, 1845) – spade blaasop 
                                           Species Lagocephalus suezensis Clark & Gohar, 1953  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 31-Oct-2014, website (version 31-Oct-14)  
  Acquired: 2014   
  Notes: Eschmeyer, W. N. (ed). Catalog of Fishes. ( Electronic version accessed 03-Nov-2014   
  Reference for: Lagocephalus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Lagocephalus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N.  
  Publication Date: 1990   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Genera of Recent Fishes   
  Page(s): iii + 697   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, CA, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-23-8   
  Reference for: Lagocephalus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Shiino, Sueo M.  
  Publication Date: 1976   
  Article/Chapter Title: List of Common Names of Fishes of the World, Those Prevailing among English-speaking Nations   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Science Report of Shima Marineland, no. 4   
  Page(s): 262   
  Publisher: Shima Marineland   
  Publication Place: Kashikojima, Shima, Mie, Japan   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0385-1109   
  Reference for: Lagocephalus   

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