Thornback Cowfish (species: Lactoria fornasini) in Lizard Island Field Guide (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Lactoria fornasini
Thornback Cowfish

©Anne Hoggett: Lactoria fornasini off Bird Islet, Lizard Island, about 28 m depth away from base of reef.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Tetraodontiformes
Family Ostraciidae
Genus Lactoria
Species Lactoria fornasini

Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.

Depth range

  • Depth range data is not yet available.



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