Common name of Cyclichthys orbicularis
 
Common name Birdbeak burrfish
Language English
Type FAO
Official trade name No
Rank 4 - (Less common name)
Country Global
Locality
Ref. FAO-FIES, 2020
Life stage juveniles and adults
Sex females and males
Core morphology
1st modifier morphology
2nd modifier
Remarks 'burr', i.e., a rough or prickly envelope of a fruit, from Middle English 'burre' akin to Old English 'byrst', i.e., bristle (p. 189, Ref. 11978); 'fish' from Germanic 'fiskaz' from same source as Latin 'piscis' from Indo-European word 'piskos' (p. 229 in Ref. 11979). Name not listed in ASFIS version 2006 (Ref. 56807). Also Ref. 90062, 93840, 95632, 115257, 118272. Also Ref. 118272.
 
Entered by Torres, Armi G.
Modified by Bailly, Nicolas
Checked by Garilao, Cristina V.
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