Found expired on beach along with hundreds of other fish. Death likely caused by red tide.
It puffed out water.
Este ejemplar usa camuflaje entre los corales blandos, no estoy seguro si es un juvenil. Pero la espina en la parte superior del cráneo es diferente
Este pez cofre devora los restos de un cohombro de mar, desconozco si fue caza activa o acción carroñera
The Tetraodontiformes are an order of highly derived ray-finned fish, also called the Plectognathi. Sometimes these are classified as a suborder of the Perciformes. The Tetraodontiformes are represented by 10 families and about 360 species overall; most are marine and dwell in and around tropical coral reefs, but a few species are found in freshwater streams and estuaries. They have no close relatives, and descend from a line of coral-dwelling species that emerged around 40 million...