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References using Siganus stellatus
Ref No. Description Page
000240  Thresher, R.E.,1984 Reproduction in reef fishes. T.F.H. Publications, Inc. Ltd., Neptune City, New Jersey. 399 p. 281-285
000454  Forsskål, P.,1775 Descriptiones animalium, avium, amphibiorum, piscium, insectorum, vermium; quae in itinere orientali observavit Petrus Forsskål. Post mortem auctoris edidit Carsten Niebuhr. Havenai, Mölleri. 164 p.
001419  Woodland, D.J.,1990 Revision of the fish family Siganidae with descriptions of two new species and comments on distribution and biology. Indo-Pac. Fish. (19):136 p. 78
001623  Smith, J.L.B. and M.M. Smith,1963 The fishes of Seychelles. Rhodes University, Grahamstown. 215 p. 45
002871  Bianchi, G.,1985 FAO species identification sheets for fishery purposes. Field guide to the commercial marine and brackish-water species of Tanzania. Prepared and published with the support of TCP/URT/4406 and FAO (FIRM) Regular Programme. FAO, Rome. 199 p.
004407  Woodland, D.J.,1986 Siganidae. p. 824-825. In M.M. Smith and P.C. Heemstra (eds.) Smiths' sea fishes. Springer-Verlag, Berlin. 824
004537  Robins, C.R., R.M. Bailey, C.E. Bond, J.R. Brooker, E.A. Lachner, R.N. Lea and W.B. Scott,1991 World fishes important to North Americans. Exclusive of species from the continental waters of the United States and Canada. Am. Fish. Soc. Spec. Publ. (21):243 p. 151
004789  Department of Fisheries,1987 Annual fishery statistics. Ministry of Agriculture, Malaysia.
005213  Fischer, W., I. Sousa, C. Silva, A. de Freitas, J.M. Poutiers, W. Schneider, T.C. Borges, J.P. Feral and A. Massinga,1990 Fichas FAO de identificaçao de espécies para actividades de pesca. Guia de campo das espécies comerciais marinhas e de águas salobras de Moçambique. Publicaçao preparada em collaboraçao com o Instituto de Investigaçao Pesquiera de Moçambique, com financiamento do Projecto PNUD/FAO MOZ/86/030 e de NORAD. Roma, FAO. 1990. 424 p. 211
005285  Smith, J.L.B.,1969 Fishes of Inhaca. p. 131-136. In W. Macnae and M. Kalk (eds.) A natural history of Inhaca Island, Moçambique. Witwatersrand University Press, Johannesburg. 134
005450  Bouhlel, M.,1988 Poissons de Djibouti. Placerville (California, USA): RDA International, Inc. 416 p. 331
005579  Nouguier, J. and D. Refait,1990 Poissons de l'Océan Indien: les Iles Maldives. Réalisations Editoriales Pédagogiques, Paris. 304 p.
005756  Mohsin, A.K.M., M.A. Ambak and M.N.A. Salam,1993 Malay, English, and scientific names of the fishes of Malaysia. Occas. Publ. Fac. Fish. Mar. Sci. Univ. Pertanian Malays. 11:226 p.
009399  Allen, G.R. and W.F. Smith-Vaniz,1994 Fishes of the Cocos (Keeling) Islands. Atoll Res. Bull. 412:21 p. 18
009710  Lieske, E. and R. Myers,1994 Collins Pocket Guide. Coral reef fishes. Indo-Pacific & Caribbean including the Red Sea. Haper Collins Publishers, 400 p. 130.10
009813  Woodland, D.,1997 Siganidae. Rabbitfishes (spinefoots). p. 3627-3650. In K.E. Carpenter and V. Niem (eds.) FAO Identification Guide for Fishery Purposes. The Western Central Pacific. 837 p.
011303  Randall, J.E. and C. Anderson,1993 Annotated checklist of the epipelagic and shore fishes of the Maldives Islands. Ichthyol. Bull. of the J.L.B. Smith Inst. of Ichthyol. (59):1-47. 39
012818  Anonymous,1997 Fish registrations within the museum database of the Vertebrate Section of the Royal Museum for Central Africa. MRAC, Tervuren, Belgium.
026264  Glaesel, H.,1997 They're not just 'Samaki': Towards an understanding of fisher vocabulary on the Kenya Coast. AAP 51:165-179. 176
027115  Baensch, H.A. and H. Debelius,1997 Meerwasser atlas. Mergus Verlag GmbH, Postfach 86, 49302, Melle, Germany. 1216 p. 3rd edition. 786
027550  Mohsin, A.K.M. and M.A. Ambak,1996 Marine fishes and fisheries of Malaysia and neighbouring countries. University of Pertanian Malaysia Press, Serdang, Malaysia. 744 p. 549;fig.879
028618  Randall, J.E.,1997 Randall's tank photos. Collection of 10,000 large-format photos (slides) of dead fishes. Unpublished.
028620  Randall, J.E.,1997 Randall's underwater photos. Collection of almost 2,000 underwater photos (slides). Unpublished.
030573  Sommer, C., W. Schneider and J.-M. Poutiers,1996 FAO species identification field guide for fishery purposes. The living marine resources of Somalia. FAO, Rome. 376 p. 300
031411  Ganaden, S.R. and F. Lavapie-Gonzales,1999 Common and local names of marine fishes of the Philippines. Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, Philippines. 385 p. 344
031517  Wu, H.L., K.-T. Shao and C.F. Lai (eds.),1999 Latin-Chinese dictionary of fishes names. The Sueichan Press, Taiwan. 1028 p.
031667  Anonymous,1998 Fish collection database of the Bernice P. Bishop Museum (BPBM). Bishop Museum, 1525 Bernice Street, Honolulu, Hawai`I, 96817-0916 USA.
031740  Anonymous,1999 Fish collection database of the National Museums of Kenya. National Museums of Kenya, P.O. Box 40658, Nairobi, Kenya.
031982  Anonymous,1999 Fish collection database of the Natural History Museum, London (formerly British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)). Natural History Museum, London (formerly British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)).
035508  Anonymous,2000 The icthyological collection of the Zoological Museum Hamburg (ZMH). Division of Ichthyology and Herpetology, Zoological Museum Hamburg (ZMH).
035509  Anonymous,2000 Fish collection database of the Intitut fur Seefischerei (ISH). BIOLAB Forschungsinstitut, Hohenwestedt, Germany.
036648  Randall, J.E. and K.K.P. Lim (eds.),2000 A checklist of the fishes of the South China Sea. Raffles Bull. Zool. Suppl. (8):569-667. 641
036670  Anonymous,2000 Fish collection database of the J.L.B. Smith Institute of Ichthyology, Grahamstown, South Africa. J.L.B. Smith Institute of Ichthyology, Grahamstown, South Africa.
037773  Monkolprasit, S., S. Sontirat, S. Vimollohakarn and T. Songsirikul,1997 Checklist of Fishes in Thailand. Office of Environmental Policy and Planning, Bangkok, Thailand. 353 p. 224
038732  Anonymous,2001 Fish collection database of the National Museum of Natural History (Smithsonian Institution). Smithsonian Institution-Division of Fishes.
041414  Anonymous,2002 Fish collection database of the American Museum of Natural History. American Museum of Natural History, Central Park West , NY 10024-5192, USA.
041878  Gell, F.R. and M.W. Whittington,2002 Diversity of fishes in seagrass beds in the Quirimba Archipelago, northern Mozambique. Mar. Freshwat. Res. 53:115-121. 117
042831  Harborne, A.R., A.B. Gill, P.S. Raines and J.M. Ridley,1996 Danjugan Island marine reserve. Summary report to the Philippine reef and Rainforest Conservation Foundation.
043045  Woodland, D.,1997 Siganidae. Rabbitfishes (spinefoots). p. 3627-3650. In K.E. Carpenter and V. Niem (eds.) FAO Identification Guide for Fishery Purposes. The Western Central Pacific. 837 p.
045255  Kapoor, D., R. Dayal and A.G. Ponniah,2002 Fish biodiversity of India. National Bureau of Fish Genetic Resources Lucknow, India.775 p. 628
047438  Anonymous,2003 Fish collection of the Royal Ontario Museum. Royal Ontario Museum.
047531  Cinco, E.A.,1996 Resource and ecological assessment of Sorsogon Bay, Philippines - Technical reports Vol.3 Capture fisheries assessment. Fisheries Sector Program Department of Agriculture-Asian Development Bank, United Business Technologies, Inc., Pasig Philippines. 158 p. 72
047567  Allen, G.R. and M. Adrim,2003 Coral reef fishes of Indonesia. Zool. Stud. 42(1):1-72. 62
047702  Kumaran, M. and S. Jones,1980 Fishes of the Laccadive Archipelago. Kerala Mathrubhumi Press. 546
048497  Hardy, J.D. Jr. (comp.),2003 Coral reef fish species. NOAA\National Oceanographic Data Center. NODC Coral Reef Data and Information Management System. USA. 537 p. 486
048643  Khalaf, M.A. and A.M. Disi,1997 Fishes of the Gulf of Aqaba. Marine Science Station, Aqaba, Jordan. 252 p. 196
051015  Garpe, K.C. and M.C. Öhman,2003 Coral and fish distribution patterns in Mafia Island Marine Park, Tanzania: fish-habitat interactions. Hydrobiologia 498:191-211. 211
051471  Carl, H.,2003 Danish fish names. Zoological Museum of Copenhagen. Unpublished.
057406  Smith, W.L. and W.C. Wheeler,2006 Venom evolution widespread in fishes: a phylogenetic rode map for the bioprospecting of piscine venoms. J. Hered. 97(3):206-217. 209
057683  Pereira, M.A.M.,2000 Preliminary checklist of reef-associated fishes of Mozambique. Maputo, Ministtry for the Coordination of Environmental Affairs (MICOA). 21 pp. 25
058021  Khalaf, M.A.,2004 Fish fauna of the Jordanian Coast, Gulf of Aqaba, Red Sea. Journal of King Abdulaziz University: Marine Sciences 15(1):23-50. 10
058078  Baissac, J. de B.,1990 SWIOP/WP/54 - Checklist of the marine fishes of Mauritius. RAF/87/008/WP/54/90 Regional Project for the Development & Management of Fisheries in the Southwest Indian Ocean.
058108  Chinese Academy of Fishery Sciences,2003 Chinese aquatic germplasm resources database.
058534  Nguyen, N.T. and V.Q. Nguyen,2006 Biodiversity and living resources of the coral reef fishes in Vietnam marine waters. Science and Technology Publishing House, Hanoi. 73
075549  FAO-FIES,2008 Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Information System (ASFIS) species list. Retrieved from, 29 April 2008.
081699  Anderson, C. and A. Hafiz,1992 Common reef fishes of the Maldives. Part 3. Novelty Printers and Publishers, Male, Republic of Maldives. 85 p. 78
083882  FAO-FIES,2010 Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Information System (ASFIS) species list. Retrieved from, March 2010.
084159  Golani, D. and S. V. Bogorodsky,2010 The fishes of the Red Sea - reappraisal and updated checklist. Zootaxa 2463:1-135. 51
085449  Department of Fisheries Malaysia,2009 Valid local name of Malaysian marine fishes. Department of Fisheries Malaysia. Ministry of Agriculture and Agro-based Industry. 180 p.
087596  Rajan, P.T., C.R. Sreeraj and T. Immanuel,2011 Fish fauna of coral reef, mangrove, freshwater, offshore and seagrass beds of Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Zoological Survey of India, Andaman and Nicobar Regional Centre, Haddo, Port Blair.
087788  Moldzio, S.,2011 Checklist of species from Marsa Shagra, Egypt. Personal Communication. Provided Excel file and photos.
090062  FAO-FIES,2012 Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Information System (ASFIS) species list. Retrieved from, March 2012.
090102  Allen, G.R. and M.V. Erdmann,2012 Reef fishes of the East Indies. Perth, Australia: Universitiy of Hawai'i Press, Volumes I-III. Tropical Reef Research. 1013
095632  FAO-FIES,2014 Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Information System (ASFIS) species list. Retrieved from, April 2014.
097705  Stobbs, R.E.,1990 Comorian fish names with a preliminary list of Malagasy common names. Investigational Report No. 35 27
101110  FAO-FIES,2015 Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Information System (ASFIS) species list. Retrieved from, [accessed 13/04/2015].
108696  Wambiji, N., J. Ohtomi, B. Fulanda, E. Kimani, N. Kulundu and Y. Hossain,2008 Morphometric relationship and condition factor of Siganus stellatus, S. canaliculatus and S. sutor (Pisces: Siganidae) from the Western Indian Ocean waters. South Pacific Studies 29(1):1-15. 7
115257  FAO-FIES,2017 Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Information System (ASFIS) species list. Retrieved from (accessed 08/06/2017).
122752  University of Western Australia,2020 Benthic BRUVS data 2019. Video BRUVS from Jessica Meeuwig.
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