Canthigaster rostrata (Bloch, 1786)

Carneiro, Miguel, Martins, Rogélia, Landi, Monica & Costa, Filipe O., 2014, Updated checklist of marine fishes (Chordata: Craniata) from Portugal and the proposed extension of the Portuguese continental shelf, European Journal of Taxonomy 73, pp. 1-73 : 62

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Canthigaster rostrata (Bloch, 1786)


Canthigaster rostrata (Bloch, 1786)

– Sharpnose puffer; Peixe-balão or Porquinho ①②, Sapinho ② All Canthigaster specimens reported so far from Madeira belong to Canthigaster capistrata ( Moura & Castro 2002) . There is a doubtful record from off the Portuguese mainland that requires confirmation.