Puffers

Spotted Puffer (Canthigaster jactator)

Spotted Puffer (Canthigaster jactator) The Spotted Puffer (Canthigaster jactator) may also be referred to as the White Spotted Sharpnose Puffer, the Hawaiian Spotted Pufferfish and the White Spot Hawaiian Puffer. It is essential that this Pufferfish is provided with hard shelled live food on a regular basis in order to keep their teeth, which are

Reticulated Puffer (Arothron reticularis)  Care Level: Easy Temperament: Semi- aggressive Reef Safe: No Max Size:  1′ 4” Colouring: Yellow, Brown Diet: Carnivore Origins: Indonesia, Maldives, Sri Lanka Family: Tetradontidae Minimum Tank Size: 150 Gallons / 570 Litres Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.020-1.025 / 72-78° F     Sources of information

Valentini Puffer (Canthigaster valentini)  Care Level: Moderate Temperament: Peaceful  Reef Safe: With Caution Max Size:  4″ Colouring: Blue, Tan, Black, Yellow, Orange Diet: Omnivore Origins: Indonesia, Sumatra, Hawaii Family: Tetradontidae Minimum Tank Size: 30 Gallons / 115 Litres Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.020-1.025 / 72-78° F Puffers have strong teeth that grow throughout their lives. Its teeth

Saddle Puffer (Canthigaster coronata)  Care Level: Moderate Temperament: Peaceful  Reef Safe: With Caution Max Size:  5″ Colouring: White, Tan, Yellow Diet: Omnivore Origins: Indonesia, Africa, Hawaii Family: Tetradontidae Minimum Tank Size: 50 Gallons / 190 Litres Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.020-1.025 / 72-78° F Puffers have strong teeth that grow throughout their lives. Its teeth are

Reticulated Puffer (Arothron reticularis)  Care Level: Easy Temperament: Semi- aggressive Reef Safe: No Max Size:  1′ 4” Colouring: Yellow, Brown Diet: Carnivore Origins: Indonesia, Maldives, Sri Lanka Family: Tetradontidae Minimum Tank Size: 150 Gallons / 570 Litres Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.020-1.025 / 72-78° F     Sources of information  

Narrow Lined Puffer (Arothron manilensis)  Care Level: Easy Temperament: Semi-aggressive Reef Safe: No Max Size:  1′ Colouring: White, Tan, Brown Diet: Carnivore Origins: Maldives, Indonesia Family: Tetradontidae Minimum Tank Size: 125 Gallons / 475 Litres Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.020-1.025 / 72-78° F Puffers have strong teeth that grow throughout their lives. Its teeth are actually

Leopard Puffer (Canthigaster leoparda)  Care Level: Moderate Temperament: Peaceful  Reef Safe: With Caution Max Size:  3″ Colouring: Blue, Tan, Brown, Yellow Diet: Omnivore Origins: Micronesia Family: Tetradontidae Minimum Tank Size: 30 Gallons / 115 Litres Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.020-1.025 / 72-78° F Puffers have strong teeth that grow throughout their lives. Its teeth are actually

Immaculatus Puffer (Arothron immaculatus)  Care Level: Easy  Temperament: Semi-aggressive  Reef Safe: No Max Size:  1′ Colouring: White, Black Diet: Carnivore Origins: Maldives, Indonesia Family: Tetradontidae Minimum Tank Size: 125 Gallons / 475 Litres Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.020-1.025 / 72-78° F Puffers have strong teeth that grow throughout their lives. Its teeth are actually a fused

Bennett’s Sharpnose Puffer (Canthigaster bennetti)  Care Level: Moderate Temperament: Peaceful  Reef Safe: With Caution Max Size:  4″ Colouring: White, Tan, Yellow Diet: Omnivore Origins: Fiji Family: Tetradontidae Minimum Tank Size: 50 Gallons / 190 Litres Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.020-1.025 / 72-78° F Puffers have strong teeth that grow throughout their lives. Its teeth are

Stars & Stripes Puffer (Arothron hispidus) Care Level: Easy Temperament: Semi-Agressive Reef Safe: No Max Size:  1’ 6” Colouring: Tan, White, Yellow Diet: Carnivore Origins: Indonesia, Fiji Family: Tetraodontidae Minimum Tank Size: 700 Litres Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.020-1.025 / 72-78° F The