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Arothron hispidus



White-spotted pufferfish

Classification
Identification
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Classification   {MSG_BIOLOGY_LISTE_CATEGORIES}
Latin name : Arothron hispidus ()
Synonyms :
Classification : Tetraodontidae ( Pufferfishes )
 
Name : Tétrodon ? épaule noire
Poisson-globe à tâches blanches
Poisson-ballon à épaule noire
Tétrodon à épaule noire
Name : White-spotted pufferfish
Identification   {MSG_BIOLOGY_LISTE_CATEGORIES}
Main identification characters
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Caractérisé par les points blancs et les cercles autour des yeux.

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Taille maximale : 48 cm.
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Biology   {MSG_BIOLOGY_LISTE_CATEGORIES}
Feed
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Algues, spongiaires, coraux, anémones, ascidies, vers, crabes, étoiles de mer, etc.
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Distribution   {MSG_BIOLOGY_LISTE_CATEGORIES}
Habitat

Coral
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Espèce des herbiers et des récifs ouù elle se tient souvent sur une clairière de sable, entre 1 et 50 m.
Geographical distribution
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Indo-Pacifique : De la Mer Rouge au Pacifique.
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Bibliography   {MSG_BIOLOGY_LISTE_CATEGORIES}
Découvrir la mer Rouge et l'océan Indien
Steven Weinberg
Editions Nathan 1996, 1997
Data sheet written by Christophe Naslain , 31/10/2003

Updates :
Christophe Naslain - 31/10/2003


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