Scientific Name
Canthigaster janthinoptera  
Canthigaster janthinoptera白斑尖鼻魨
by: Lab of Fish Ecol. and Evo., BRCAS
Author (Bleeker, 1855) Depth 1 - 30M
Chinese 白斑尖鼻魨 Poisonous Fish Yes 
Family_Chinese 四齒魨科 Economic Fish No 
Family F509 Tetraodontidae Edible Fish No  Chinese In Mainland China 圓斑扁背魨 
Max Length 9 cm  Aquarium Fish Yes  Common Name 白紋河魨、尖嘴規、規仔 
Distribution in World India Ocean to Pacific Ocean   Distribution in Taiwan East、South、PonFu、ShaoLiuChew、LanI Is.、Greeb IS.、Tung Sa IS.、Nan Sa IS. 
Habitats Coral、Coastal、Lagoon  Holotype Locality Ambon I., Moluccas Is., Indonesia 
Synonyms Canthigaster jactator, Canthigaster janhinopterus, Canthigaster janthinopera, Canthigaster janthinopterus, Tropidichthys janthinopterus   
Reference 臺灣魚類誌(沈等, 1993);Fishes of Japan(Nakabo, 2002);中國動物誌-魨形目(蘇等, 2002)  P. Bleeker 1855 沈世傑 編 Shih-Chieh Shen ed. 1993 Nakabo T. 2002 Nakabo T. 2002 蘇錦祥, 李春生 編著 2002 
Specimen List ASIZP0056888. ASIZP0056890. ASIZP0057353. ASIZP0058821. ASIZP0059207. ASIZP0059250. ASIZP0059329. ASIZP0060441. ASIZP0062136. NMMSTP00858. NTOUP200712-119. NTOUP200910-141. NTOUP201203-242. NTUM01395. NTUM01396. NTUM01397. NTUM01398. NTUM01442. NTUM04135.  
Common Name Spotted puffer; Spotted pufferfish; Spotted toby; Honeycomb toby 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist