Lagocephalus sceleratus, Silver-cheeked toadfish : aquarium

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Lagocephalus sceleratus (Gmelin, 1789)

Silver-cheeked toadfish
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Lagocephalus sceleratus   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Lagocephalus sceleratus
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Teleostei (teleosts) > Tetraodontiformes (Puffers and filefishes) > Tetraodontidae (Puffers) > Tetraodontinae
Etymology: Lagocephalus: Greek, lagos = hare + Greek, kephale = head (Ref. 45335).
More on author: Gmelin.

Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range Ecology

Marine; reef-associated; depth range 18 - 100 m (Ref. 11441). Tropical; 40°N - 40°S, 16°E - 124°W

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