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Life Science Identifier (LSID):

urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:8ba412cb-b3b3-4ae7-a243-311e95407f54

LSIDs are persistent, location-independent,resource identifiers for uniquely naming biologically significant resources including species names, concepts, occurrences, genes or proteins, or data objects that encode information about them. To put it simply, LSIDs are a way to identify and locate pieces of biological information on the web.

Data Links

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WMS

To use WMS services, copy and paste the following GetCapabilities URL into your OGC client (e.g. uDIG, ESRI ArcGIS)
http://biocache.ala.org.au/ws/ogc/ows?q=species:Canthigaster coronata
For higher taxa, this will give you a hierarchical listing of layers for each taxon.

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Species presence
 Recorded In Australia
 Marine Habitats

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    Source: Australian National Fish Collection Images
    Image by: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO
    Rights: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO

Description

The Crowned Puffer is white with a brown saddle dorsally behind the eye and three saddles on the body. It resembles the Saddled Puffer but has orange spots and blue makings on the margins of the saddles. source: Australian Museum Factsheets

Online resources

Australian Museum Factsheets
Description, Distribution, Morphology
Australian National Fish Collection Images
Authoritative image
BowerBird
Images, Occurrence record
Encyclopedia of Life
Description, Video Page Url, Images
Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Images, Occurrence record
Reef Life Survey Images
Images, Occurrence record
Seafood Services Australia
CAAB Code, Author
Wikipedia
Reference

Species Lists

Tropical fish sightings on the Far South Coast NSW
Common / Alternate Name: Crowned Puffer
General comments: Narooma
Land / Aquatic: Aquatic
RLS profile v3
Commercial_Uses: None, other than trivial captures for aquarium trade
Common_Name: Crowned pufferfish;Crowned Toby; barred toby
Diet: Carnivore
Distribution: the Hawaiian Islands
IUCN_Threat_status: Not assessed
Invasive: Not known to be invasive
Threats: No major threats to this species are known

Names and sources

Accepted name Source
Canthigaster coronata

Synonyms

Synonyms Source
Tetraodon (Anosmius) coronatus Vaillant & Sauvage, 1875 Vaillant & Sauvage, 1875
Published in: Vaillant, L.L. & Sauvage, H.E. 1875. Note sur quelques espèces nouvelles de poissons des îles Sandwich. Résult. Camp. Scient. Prince Albert I Vol. 3 (3) pp. 278-287
Canthigaster axiologus Whitley, 1931 Whitley, 1931
Published in: Whitley, G.P. 1931. New names for Australian fishes. Aust. Zool. Vol. 6 (4) pp. 310-334 1 fig. pls 25-27

Common Names

Common name Source
Crowned Toby
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Banded Sharpnose Pufferfish
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Barred Toadfish
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Crowned Puffer
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Four-barred Toby
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Sharpnosed Pufferfish
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Striped Toby
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Three-barred Puffer
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Three-barred Toby
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Crown Toby
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Crowned Pufferfish
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Saddle Toby
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Saddle-back Puffer
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Working classification

kingdom
ANIMALIA
phylum
CHORDATA
subphylum
VERTEBRATA
suprageneric
GNATHOSTOMATA
suprageneric
PISCES
class
ACTINOPTERYGII
subphylum
EUTELEOSTEI
superorder
ACANTHOPTERYGII
order
TETRAODONTIFORMES
suborder
TETRAODONTOIDEI
family
TETRAODONTIDAE
genus
Canthigaster
species
Canthigaster coronata  Recorded in Australia

Occurrence records

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Name references found in the Biodiversity Heritage Library

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