Common name of Stephanolepis hispida
 
Common name Triggerfish
Language English
Type Vernacular
Official trade name No
Rank 3 - (Other common name)
Country Azores Islands
Locality
Ref. Santos, R.S., F.M. Porteiro and J.P. Barreiros, 1997
Life stage juveniles and adults
Sex females and males
Core inanimate object
1st modifier
2nd modifier
Remarks In Triggerfishes, the second spine of the first dorsal acts as a trigger, locking the first spine of the first dorsal fin and if depressed, unlocks the first spine (from Ref. 5288).
 
Entered by Cruz, Tess
Modified by Sampang-Reyes, Arlene G.
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