Habitat-Shallow waters and coral reefs
Feeding habits- Shellfish aquatic plants.
Range-shallow waters and coral reefs
Conservation status- Least concern
Interesting facts-They have deadly venom. They are considered a common delicacy in Japan
Characteristics-They range in size from the 1-inch dwarf or pygmy puffer to the freshwater giant puffer, can grow 2 feet in length. They are scaleless fish and usually have rough to spiky skin. All have four teeth that are fused together into a beak-like form.