Ostracion cubicus, Black-spotted boxfish, Boxfish, Boxy, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Ostracion cubicus, Black-spotted boxfish, Boxfish, Boxy, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Ostracion cubicus

Ostracion cubicus Description

Dorsal spines: 0; dorsal soft rays: 8 or 9; anal spines: 0; anal soft rays: 9. Caudal fin rays: 10. Juveniles bright yellow with black spots; the spots decrease proportionately and the bright yellow becomes a dirty mustard with growth; large adults become

Ostracion cubicus Common Names

  • Black-spotted boxfish, Boxfish, Boxy

Ostracion cubicus Taxonomic Structure

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

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Ostracion cubicus, marine species closely related

Ostracion cubicus, distinctive physical characteristics

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

Ostracion cubicus, geographic distribution

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

Ostracion cubicus, underwater photographers

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