Saddle Puffer (Canthigaster coronata)

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Saddle Puffer

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Saddle Puffer

Canthigaster coronata

Challenging

sg

1.020 - 1.025

pH

8.1 - 8.5

[[Minimum temperature::72 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]] [[Maximum temperature::75 °TEMPLATE:UNITS-TEMP| ]]

8-12 °d

1:1 M:F

Carnivore
Live Foods
Other (See article)

5-8 years

Family

Tetraodontidae



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Additional names

Saddle Puffer, Crowned Puffer, Crowned Toby, Four Bar Pufferfish, Saddle-Back Puffer

Additional scientific names

Tetraodon coronatus, Canthigaster cinctus


Origin

Sexing

It is not possible to visually sex these fish.

Tank compatibility

Not reef-safe and will fin nip at tank mates.

Diet

Feeding regime

Environment Specifics

Behaviour

Identification

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