Diodon liturosus, Black blotched porcupinefish, black-blotched porcupinefish, Shortspine porcupinefish, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Diodon liturosus, Black blotched porcupinefish, black-blotched porcupinefish, Shortspine porcupinefish, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Diodon liturosus

Diodon liturosus Description

Spines short. Dorsal spines: 0; Dorsal soft rays: 14 to 16; Anal spines: 0; Anal soft rays: 14 to 16. Several yellow-edged dark blotches on body.

Diodon liturosus Common Names

  • Black blotched porcupinefish, black-blotched porcupinefish, Shortspine porcupinefish

Diodon liturosus Taxonomic Structure

What type of species is Diodon liturosus? Below, you will find the taxonomic groups the Diodon liturosus species belongs to.

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Diodon liturosus, marine species closely related

Diodon liturosus, distinctive physical characteristics

How to identify Diodon liturosus marine species? Below, you will find the list of main identification criteria and physical characteristics of marine species Diodon liturosus. For each identification criteria, the corresponding physical characteristics of marine species Diodon liturosus are marked in green.

Diodon liturosus, geographic distribution

Where is Diodon liturosus found in the world? Below, you will find the list and a world map of the geographic distribution where the marine species Diodon liturosus can be found.

Country Locations Dive Sites
Philippines Romblon Origon Rocks

    Diodon liturosus, underwater photographers

    Which photographers have photos of Diodon liturosus species? Below, you will find the list of underwater photographers and their photos of the marine species Diodon liturosus.