|size||Up to 14cm|
|locality||Shallow coastal environments, likes mud and sand|
|behaviour||Sometimes buries in sand with just eyes showing|
|range||Tropical and sub-tropical waters|
Identify as a pufferfish through lack of spines, clear paddle-like pectoral fins, posterior and anal fins. Slow swimmer. Often sits half-buried in sand. Mottled top of back to aid camouflage against substrate.