Tag: Spot-Fin Porcupinefish

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Black-Spotted Porcupinefish (Diodon Hystrix)

The resident Black-Spotted Porcupinefish (Diodon Hystrix) at Sail Rock, resting in its little crevice until nightfall, at which time it will venture out to find its favourite food such as crustaceans, molluscs and Sea Urchins.

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Black-Spotted Porcupinefish (Diodon Hystrix)

The resident Black-Spotted Porcupinefish (Diodon Hystrix) at Sail Rock goes for an impromptu swim during day-time, something that it is rarely seen to do.
Usually this mature adult can be found resting in a narrow crevice at a depth of around 6-7m.