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Recent observations

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Black-saddled Toby Canthigaster valentini

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maractwin

Date

March 11, 2015 01:38 PM EDT

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Papuan Toby Canthigaster papua

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maractwin

Date

March 11, 2015 01:57 PM EDT

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Giant Porcupinefish Diodon hystrix

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maractwin

Date

March 11, 2015 04:14 PM EDT

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Clown Triggerfish Balistoides conspicillum

Observer

maractwin

Date

March 11, 2015 04:39 PM EDT

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Guineafowl Puffer Arothron meleagris

Observer

davidr

Date

February 22, 2015 09:47 AM TKT

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Halfmoon Triggerfish Sufflamen chrysopterum

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davidr

Date

February 22, 2015 07:27 AM TKT

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Blackspotted Puffer Arothron nigropunctatus

Observer

maractwin

Date

March 10, 2015 10:41 AM EDT

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Mimic Filefish Paraluteres prionurus

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maractwin

Date

March 10, 2015 10:05 AM EDT

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Reef Triggerfish Rhinecanthus rectangulus

Observer

hawnzd

Date

March 14, 2015

Place

Coral Cove (Google, OSM)

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Clown Triggerfish Balistoides conspicillum

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maractwin

Date

March 10, 2015 06:40 AM EDT

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Spotted Toby Canthigaster solandri

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maractwin

Date

March 10, 2015 06:53 AM EDT

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Blackheaded filefish Pervagor melanocephalus

Observer

maractwin

Date

March 10, 2015 06:27 AM EDT
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Description from Wikipedia

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...

No range data available.