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Tetrodon (Physogaster)  Müller, 1841
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1054581

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subgenus  
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  Valid Name: Lagocephalus Swainson, 1839
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  Current Standing: invalid - homonym and junior synonym   
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

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  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 31-Oct-2014, website (version 31-Oct-14)  
  Acquired: 2014   
  Notes: Eschmeyer, W. N. (ed). Catalog of Fishes. ( Electronic version accessed 03-Nov-2014   
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  Comment: subgenus Physogaster considered synonym of genus Taxifugu in California Academy Catalog of Fishes 2014  
    Subgenus Tetrodon (Physogaster) Müller, 1841 is a junior homonym of the beetle genus Physogaster Lacordaire, 1830 (sometimes as Physogaster Guérin 1834). It was replaced by Gastrophysus by Müller in 1843  



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