boxfish vs trunkfish what difference

what is difference between boxfish and trunkfish

English

Etymology

box +‎ fish

Noun

boxfish (plural boxfishes or boxfish)

  1. Any of the family Ostraciidae of often colorful, squared, bony fishes.
  2. Certain species in Ostraciidae, principally in genus Ostracion.

Synonyms

  • (both senses): cofferfishes

Coordinate terms

  • (fish of the family Ostraciidae): cowfishes, trunkfishes, turretfishes

Translations

References

  • Ostraciidae on Wikipedia.Wikipedia
  • Ostraciidae on Wikispecies.Wikispecies
  • Ostraciidae on Wikimedia Commons.Wikimedia Commons


English

Etymology

trunk +‎ fish

Noun

trunkfish (plural trunkfishes or trunkfish)

  1. Species of genera Lactophrys and Rhinesomus (in boxfish family Ostraciidae).

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