Honeycomb cowfish

The Honeycomb cowfish lives in the reef-associated, marine, depth range 3 - 80 m environment.

Honeycomb cowfish, Acanthostracion polygonius. More

The honeycomb cowfish, Acanthostracion polygonius, belongs to the Ostraciidae family and is closely related to boxfish and trunkfish. Stub icon This fish-related article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. More

Honeycomb Cowfish - Acanthostracion polygonius - BonaireBonaire Honeycomb Cowfish - Acanthostracion polygonius - Turks and CaicosTurks and Caicos Honeycomb Cowfish - Acanthostracion polygonius - Isla Mujeres, MexicoIsla Mujeres, Mexico Honeycomb Cowfish - Acanthostracion polygonius - Cozumel, MexicoCozumel, More

Also, the honeycomb cowfish was found during SCUBA and submersible dives. More

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Summary: Coral reef honeycomb cowfish are awkward swimmers because of their triangular body. Identify honeycomb cowfish with tips from a scuba instructor in this free video about coral reef animals. More

A pair of Honeycomb Cowfish swim face to face in the midst of a mating dance. Photographed at Columbia Reef, Cozumel, México Honeycomb Cowfish, Lactophrys polygonia Photo No. More

Common names

Baiacu-de-chifre in Portuguese (Português)
bermuda cowfish in English
Bienenwaben-Kofferfisch in German (Deutsch)
Botelia in Spanish (español)
Coffre polygone in French (français)
Cofre in Spanish (español)
Cowfish in English
honeycomb cowfish in English
Peixe-cofre in Portuguese (Português)
Peixe-vaca in Portuguese (Português)
Torito in Spanish (español)
Torito hexagonal in Spanish (español)
Torito panal in Spanish (español)
Trunkfish in English
多角三棱角箱魨 in Mandarin Chinese
多角三棱角箱鲀 in Mandarin Chinese
多角棱箱魨 in Mandarin Chinese
多角棱箱鲀 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Tetraodontiformes
Family : Ostraciidae
Genus : Acanthostracion
Species : Acanthostracion polygonius
Authority : Poey, 1876