Malabar pufferfish (Carinotetraodon travancoricus)

Also known as: Dwarf Indian puffer
Synonyms: Tetraodon travancoricus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderTetraodontiformes
FamilyTetraodontidae
GenusCarinotetraodon (1)

The Malabar pufferfish is classified as Vulnerable (VU) on the IUCN Red List (1).

Information on the Malabar pufferfish (Carinotetraodon travancoricus) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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  1. IUCN Red List (November, 2011)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org