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Balistoides conspicillum (bigspotted triggerfish; Clown trigger-fish; Clown triggerfish; Clown tiger)

Synonyms: Balistapus conspicillum; Balistes conspicillum; Balistoides conspicillium
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Wikipedia Abstract

Clown triggerfish (Balistoides conspicillum), also known as the bigspotted triggerfish, are demersal marine fish belonging to the family Balistidae, or commonly called triggerfish.
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Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Christmas Island National Park II 21698 Christmas Island, Australia
Ranong   Thailand      

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Diplocreadium tsontso[1]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

    Maps
Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Acquario di Genova
Aquarium & Rainforest at Moody Gardens
Artis Zoo
Budapest Zool.& Botanical Garden
Florida Aquarium
Fort Wayne Children's Zoo
John G. Shedd Aquarium
Memphis Zoological Garden & Aquarium
Minnesota Zoological Garden
National Aquarium in Baltimore Inc
New York Aquarium
Newport Aquarium
Oklahoma City Zoological Park
Ouwehand Zoo
Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium
Steinhart Aquarium (CA Acad of Science
Tierpark Dählhölzli
Toledo Zoological Gardens
Toronto Zoo
Universeum Science Center
Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Ctr
West Edmonton Mall Marine Life Center

Distribution

Agulhas Current; Atulayan Bay; Australia; Calamianes Islands; Christmas Island (Aust.); Coral Sea and GBR; Great Barrier Reef; Guam; Hsiao-liu-chiu; India; Indian Ocean; Indian Ocean, Eastern; Indian Ocean, Western; Indo-Pacific: East Africa south to Durban, South Africa (Ref. 4420) and east through Indonesia to Samoa, north to southern Japan and south to New Caledonia.; Indonesia; Indonesian Sea; Japan; Kenya; Kimbe Bay; Kiribati; Korea, Republic of; Kuroshio Current; Lingayen Gulf; Lord Howe Island; Lutao Island; Madagascar; Maldives; Marshall Islands; Mauritius; Micronesia,Fed.States of; Milne Bay; Mozambique; New Caledonia; Niue; North Australian Shelf; North Marianas; Northeast Australian Shelf; Northwest Australian Shelf; Ogasawara Islands; Pacific Ocean; Pacific, Eastern Central; Pacific, Northwest; Pacific, Southwest; Pacific, Western Central; Palau; Panay Gulf; Papua New Guinea; Peng-hu Island; Philippines; Réunion; Samoa; Sea of Japan; Seychelles; Somali Coastal Current; Somalia; South Africa; South China Sea; Spratly Islands; Sri Lanka; Sulu-Celebes Sea; Taiwan; Tanzania, United Rep. of; Tawi tawi Bay; Tonga; Tubbataha Reefs; Vanuatu; Viet Nam; Yellow Sea; Yemen;

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1Species Interactions of Australia Database, Atlas of Living Australia, Version ala-csv-2012-11-19
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