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Chilomycterus reticulatus
Chilomycterus reticulatus
Spotfin burrfish
Photographer: Eugene Weber
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 0091 3183 0984 0085 (2001-03-07)

Copyright © 2001 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Aug 1, 1979
  • location   Grand Caymans (Grand Cayman (Cayman Islands), Cayman Islands)
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 47164
  • photo category: Animal - Fish

  • common names   Spotfin burrfish, Spotfin Porcupinefish (ITIS )
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Joseph W. Dougherty    Aug 7, 2004

    Action: changed name from "Unknown" to "Diodon hystrix "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Porcupinefish, Porcupine pufferfish"

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