Animalia > Chordata > Tetraodontiformes > Monacanthidae > Cantherhines > Cantherhines pullus

Cantherhines pullus (Tobaccofish; Tail-light filefish; Stoplight filefish; Orange-spotted filefish; Orangespotted filefish; Orangespotted file; Orangespotted Fiiefish; Cuckold)

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Wikipedia Abstract

Cantherhines pullus is a species of filefish described by Ranzani in 1842. Its common name is "Orangespotted filefish".
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Parasitized by 
Diploproctodaeum haustrum[4]
Megapera pseudogyrina[4]

External References


Attributes / relations provided by
1Sponge-feeding fishes of the West Indies, J. E. Randall and W. D. Hartman, Marine Biol. 1, 216-225 (1968)
2Food Habits of Reef Fishes of the West Indies, John E. Randall, Stud. Trop. Oceanogr. 5, 665–847 (1967)
3Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
4Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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Species taxanomy provided by GBIF Secretariat (2022). GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset accessed via on 2023-06-13; License: CC BY 4.0