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"Triggerfishes, Boxfishes, Puffers, Molas And Relatives"


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Tetraodontiformes ("Triggerfishes, Boxfishes, Puffers, Molas And Relatives") is an order of bony fishes. There are 439 species of "Triggerfishes, Boxfishes, Puffers, Molas And Relatives", in 106 genera and 10 families. This order has been around since the upper jurassic epoch. They are carnivores. They have sexual reproduction. They rely on anal and dorsal fin swimming to move around.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GO_0019953
  • Definition: Capable of creating a new organism by combining the genetic material of two gametes, which may come from two parent organisms or from a single organism, in the case of self-fertilizing hermaphrodites.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of "Triggerfishes, boxfishes, puffers, molas and relatives". View this species on GBIF

"Triggerfishes, boxfishes, puffers, molas and relatives" includes 7 children: