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Valentini Puffer

BAD Fish

Scientific Name Canthigaster valentini

Other Name(s) Black Saddle Pufferfish; Saddle Toby

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Valentini Puffer

BAD Fish
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White body; 4 dark brown to black bars/saddles; tan spots. Somewhat elongated snout. To 3.5 inches. Attempts at captive breeding have been unsuccessful.