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Taxonavigation: Tetraodontiformes 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Superclassis/Classis: Actinopterygii
Classis/Subclassis: Actinopteri
Subclassis/Infraclassis: Neopterygii
Infraclassis: Teleostei
Megacohors: Osteoglossocephalai
Supercohors: Clupeocephala
Cohors: Euteleosteomorpha
Subcohors: Neoteleostei
Infracohors: Eurypterygia
Sectio: Ctenosquamata
Subsectio: Acanthomorphata
Divisio/Superordo: Acanthopterygii
Subdivisio: Percomorphaceae
Series: Eupercaria
Ordo: Tetraodontiformes

Familia: Tetraodontidae
Genus: Leiodon
Species: L. cutcutia


Leiodon Swainson, 1839

Gender: masculine.


  • Leisomus Swainson, 1839
    • Gender: masculine.
  • Chelonodon Müller, 1841
    • Type species: Tetraodon cutcutia Hamilton, 1822: 8, by subsequent designation by Tyler, 1964: 125
      • Gender: masculine
  • Monotrète Bibron, in Duméril, 1855
    • Monotrete Bibron, in Duméril, 1855
      • Type species: Tetraodon cutcutia Hamilton, 1822: 8, by monotypy
        • Gender: masculine.
  • Monotretus Troschel, 1856 (incorrect subsequent spelling of Monotrete Bibron, in Duméril, 1855: 281) Gender masculine.
  • Monotreta Hollard, 1857
    • (incorrect subsequent spelling of Monotrete Bibron, in Duméril, 1855: 281). Gender feminine.


  • Kottelat, M. 2013. The fishes of the inland waters of southeast Asia: a catalogue and core bibiography of the fishes known to occur in freshwaters, mangroves and estuaries. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology Supplement No. 27: 1–663. Full issue (PDF). Reference page
  • Swainson, W.; 1839: On the natural history and classification of fishes, amphibians, & reptiles, or monocardian animals. Spottiswoode & Co., London. 2: 1-448.