Horned Boxfish


Common Name:
Horned Boxfish
Phylum:
Chordata (Chordates)
Class:
Actinopterygii
Species:
Lactoria cornuta
Average Size:
20 centimetres
Description:

The Horned Boxfish or Longhorn Cowfish (Lactoria cornuta) is a member of the Ostraciidae family, in the genus of Lactoria. This species is found around the Indo-Pacific region, tropical waters of The Atlantic, the Red Sea, Korean peninsula and Japan. 

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