Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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Genus Canthigaster Swainson, 1839

Excluded Taxa


TETRAODONTIDAE: Canthigaster coronata (Vaillant & Sauvage, 1875) — Randall, J.E., Williams, J.T. & Rocha, L.A. 2008. The Indo-Pacific tetraodontid fish Canthigaster coronata, a complex of three species. Smithiana, Publications in Aquatic Biodiversity, Bulletin 9: 3-13 [4] (confined to Hawaiian Islands and Johnston Island)




New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information


IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Lord Howe Province (14), Northeast Province (18), Northeast Transition (19), Timor Province (2), Cape Province (20), Norfolk Island Province (21), Cocos (Keeling) Island Province (22), Christmas Island Province (23), Northern Shelf Province (25), Northwest Shelf Transition (26), Northwest Shelf Province (27), Central Western Shelf Transition (28), Central Western Shelf Province (29), Northwest Transition (3), Southeast Shelf Transition (37), Central Eastern Shelf Province (38), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Other Regions

Coral Sea Islands Territory, Territory of Ashmore & Cartier Islands

History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
29-Apr-2014 TETRAODONTIFORMES 29-Apr-2014 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)
28-Apr-2014 MODIFIED