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Tetradontiformes : The Hawaiian Reef Fish . By: Jeremy Shields, Lauren Switzer, Megan Lamrock. Triggerfish ( Balistidae ). Body shape Color patterns Special spines State fish of Hawaii. Hawaiian Triggerfish. Lagoon Triggerfish ( Rhinecanthus aculeatus ) Reef Triggerfish

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Tetradontiformes : The Hawaiian Reef Fish

By: Jeremy Shields, Lauren Switzer, Megan Lamrock

triggerfish balistidae
Triggerfish (Balistidae)
  • Body shape
  • Color patterns
  • Special spines
  • State fish of Hawaii
hawaiian triggerfish
Hawaiian Triggerfish
  • Lagoon Triggerfish

(Rhinecanthusaculeatus)

  • Reef Triggerfish

(Rhinecanthusrectangulus)

  • Pinktail Triggerfish

(Melichthysvidua)

hawaiian triggerfish1
Hawaiian Triggerfish
  • Black Triggerfish

(Melichthysniger)

  • Lei Triggerfish

(Sufflamen bursa)

  • Bridled Triggerfish

(Sufflamenfraenatum)

hawaiian triggerfish2
Hawaiian Triggerfish
  • Gilded Triggerfish

(Xanthichthysauromarginatus)

  • Crosshatch Triggerfish

(Xanthichthysmento)

  • Bluelined Triggerfish

(Xanthichthyscaeruleolineatus)

  • Finescaled Triggerfish

(Balistespolylepis)

filefish monacanthidae
Filefish (Monacanthidae)
  • Body shape
  • Spines
  • Skin appearance
hawaiian filefish
Hawaiian Filefish
  • Scrawled Filefish

(Aluterusscriptus)

  • Unicorn Filefish

(Aluterusmonoceros)

  • Barred Filefish

(Cantherhinesdumerilii)

hawaiian filefish1
Hawaiian Filefish
  • Squaretail Filefish

(Cantherhinessandwichiensis)

  • Shy Filefish

(Cantherhinesverecundus)

  • Fantail Filefish

(Pervagorspilosoma)

  • Yellowtail Filefish

(Pervagoraspricaudus)

boxfish ostraciidae
Boxfish (Ostraciidae)
  • Body shape
  • Appearance
  • Ostracitoxin
hawaiian boxfish
Hawaiian Boxfish
  • Spotted Boxfish

(Ostracionmeleagris)

  • Whitley’s Boxfish

(Ostracionwhitleyi)

pufferfish tetradontidae
Pufferfish (Tetradontidae)
  • Body shape
  • Appearance
  • Tetraodotoxin
  • Expandable stomachs
hawaiian pufferfish
Hawaiian Pufferfish
  • StripebellyPufferfish

(Arothronhispidus)

  • Spotted Pufferfish

(Arothronmeleagris)

  • Ambon Pufferfish

(Canthigasteramboinensis)

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Hawaiian Pufferfish
  • Hawaiian White Spotted Pufferfish

(Canthigasterjactator)

  • Lantern Pufferfish

(Canthigasterepilampra)

  • Maze Pufferfish

(Canthigasterrivulata)

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Hawaiian Pufferfish
  • Crown Pufferfish

(Canthigastercoronata)

  • Floral Pufferfish

(Torquigenerflorealis)

  • Randall’s Pufferfish

(Torquigenerrandalli)

habitats of the hawaiian tetraodontiformes
Habitats of the Hawaiian Tetraodontiformes
  • Triggerfish
    • Pelagic to semipalagic
  • Filefish
    • Juvenilles
    • Adults
      • Varies by species

http://hawkebackpacking.com/hawaii_snorkeling.html

habitats of the hawaiian tetraodontiformes1
Habitats of the Hawaiian Tetraodontiformes
  • Boxfish
    • Coral/rocky, shallow reefs
  • Pufferfish
    • Reefs
    • Open Ocean

Clark Little

dietary specializations of the hawaiian tetraodontiformes
Dietary Specializations of the Hawaiian Tetraodontiformes
  • Triggerfish
    • Wide Range
    • Fused teeth
    • Blowing water/fin flapping
  • Filefish
    • Benthic invertebrates to zooplankton
dietary specializations of the hawaiian tetraodontiformes1
Dietary Specializations of the Hawaiian Tetraodontiformes
  • Boxfish
    • Omnivorous
  • Pufferfish
    • Mostly carnivorous
    • Fused, beak-like teeth
      • Specialization
schooling behaviors
Schooling Behaviors
  • Triggerfish
    • Usually territorial
  • Filefish
    • Solitary to small groups
  • Boxfish
    • Territorial
  • Pufferfish
    • Solitary to schools
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Tetradontiformes Reproduction

  • Males / Females
  • Pelagic
  • External Fertilization
  • -Broadcast Fertilization
  • Mating
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Tetradontiformes Defense

  • Thick Plates
  • Sharpened Spines
  • Inflation
  • Poison
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Pufferfish Inflation: Functional Morphology of Postcranial Structures in Diodonholocanthus (tetraodontiformes)

  • Inflation Behavior
  • Structures that Allow Inflation/ Deflation
        • Exaptations
        • Epiphenomena
        • “True” Adaptations
age and growth of stephanolepis hispidus in the canary islands area
Age and growth of Stephanolepishispidusin the Canary Islands area
  • Purpose
    • Study growth and estimate

age of sampled fish

  • Methods
    • Length frequency distribution
    • Count growth rings

(Mancera-Rodriguez and Castro-Hernandez, 2003)

age and growth of stephanolepis hispidus in the canary islands area1
Age and growth of Stephanolepishispidusin the Canary Islands area
  • Results

(Mancera-Rodriguez and Castro-Hernandez, 2003)

age and growth of stephanolepis hispidus in the canary islands area2
Age and growth of Stephanolepishispidusin the Canary Islands area
  • Discussion

(Mancera-Rodriguez and Castro-Hernandez, 2003)

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Do Reefs Drive Diversification in Marine Teleosts? Evidence from the Pufferfishes and Their Allies (Order Tetraodontiformes)
  • Purpose:
    • Determine if reef-association has an effect on higher rates of diversification.
  • Methods:
    • Taxonomic sampling
    • DNA extraction and comparisons
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http://sea.sheddaquarium.org/sea/fact_sheets.asp?id=71

  • http://faroutfishingtrips.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2007/05/puffer-fish.jpg
  • http://www.answers.com/topic/tetraodontidae-2
  • http://pandorasboxfish.squarespace.com/storage/pub12.jpg
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Citations

Brainerd, E. L. (1994), Pufferfish inflation: Functional morphology of postcranial structures in Diodonholocanthus (Tetraodontiformes). J. Morphol., 220: 243–261. doi: 10.1002/jmor.1052200304

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