Image: An inflated Spotfin Porcupinefish, Chilomycterus reticulatus

An inflated Spotfin Porcupinefish, Chilomycterus reticulatus

A juvenile Spotfin Porcupinefish caught by hand at the surface (water depth 80 m), Bird Rock, Bay of Islands, New Zealand, February 2008. The fish inflated when approached.

Photographer:
Craig Worthington
Rights:
© Craig Worthington

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Tags inflated, Spotfin Porcupinefish, Chilomycterus reticulatus, Diodontidae,