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Kingdom  Animalia
Scientific name  Abalistes
Higher classification  Triggerfish
Order  Tetraodontiformes
Family  Balistidae
Phylum  Chordata
Rank  Genus
Abalistes Fishes BALISTIDAE Abalistes stellatus Marine Iconography of
Similar  Abalistes stellatus, Starry triggerfish, Triggerfish, Abalistes filamentosus, Sufflamen

Abalistes is a small triggerfish genus found in the Indo-Pacific and eastern Atlantic.


There are currently 2 recognized species in this genus:

  • Abalistes filamentosus Matsuura & Yoshino, 2004
  • Abalistes stellatus Anonymous, referred to Lacépède, 1798
  • References

    Abalistes Wikipedia

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