Scatophagus tetracanthus (Lacépède, 1802) Recherche rapide


  • DISTRIBUTION: Lien Faunafri
  • Current distribution known : Madagascar, along east and west coasts, Lake Kinkony. Also East Africa, from Kenya to South Africa .
  • Habitat : very common in the rivers A marine fish which can survive and reproduce in fresh waters without going to the sea. This species lives also in the rivers and lagoons .
  • Size : 300 mm TL .
  • Types :
    • Chaetodon tetracanthus Lacépède, 1802: 727, 1801, pl. 25, fig. Type locality unknown, probably Indian Ocean. Holotype MNHN n° A-2685.