Bennett's Sharpnose Puffer (Canthigaster bennetti)
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Bennett's Sharpnose Puffer
208,197.648 mL 208.2 Litres (55 US G.)
10.16 cm 7.6-10.2cm (3-4 ")
1.020 - 1.025
8.2 - 8.5
531.67 °R 298.706 K
537.67 °R22.2-25.6°C (72 -78 °F)
- Bennett's Sharpnose Puffer, Bennett's Toby, Roseband Sharpnose Puffer, Roseband Toby, Exquisite Toby
- Canthigaster constellatus, Cathingaster benneti, Tetrodon ocellatus, Tropidichthys bennetti, Tropidichthys oxylophius
- This fish can be quite aggressive and nippy towards tank mates and will fight with other Puffers, Filefish and long-finned fish. It is best in a fish-only or a FOWLR tank as it is not safe with invertebrates.
- More detail on diet...
- How often to feed, etc.
- How to id the animal.
- Parts of its flesh are poisonous. It has the ability, when threatened or alarmed, to inflate its body to almost twice its normal size. It becomes alarmed when netted, therefore, use a container to transfer it.
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