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The balloonfish has a pelagic, or open-ocean, life stage. Spawning occurs after males slowly push females to the water surface. The eggs are spherical and buoyant, floating in the water. Hatching occurs after roughly four days. More

"This balloonfish is seen swimming away from some obnoxious photographer: Me." - Photographed by Scubaguy of New York, New York in Nevis in 1997, with Nikonos V, 2 SB-105 strobes and a 35 mm lens. More

Balloonfish are nocturnal and spend most of the night hours seeking food. More


Close up of a brown, black, and white Balloonfish (Didon holcanthus). Copyright: This image is available for non-commercial use with credit to the photographer. If you are interested in commercial use, please contact More

The balloonfish was first described by Linnaeus in 1758. Synonyms include Diodon pilosus Mitchell 1815, Trichodiodon pilosus Mitchell 1815, Diodon multimaculatus Cuvier 1818, and Diodon maculifer Kaup 1855, among many others. More

Inflated Balloonfish (Diodon holocanthus). More

The balloonfish, Diodon holocanthus (Linnaeus, 1758), aka balloon porcupinefish, blotched porcupine fish, blotched porcupine, brown porcupine fish, fine-spotted porcupinefish, freckled porcupinefish, freckled porcupinefish, hedgehog fish, long-spine porcupinefish, porcupine, porcupinefish, spiny balloonfish, and spiny puffer, is known for its More

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Common names

Baiacu in Portuguese (Português)
Balloonfish in English
Blunthead blaasop in English
blunthead puffer in English
Bola in Catalan (Català)
botete chato in Spanish (español)
Bottlefish in English
Cetverozupka in Croatian (Hrvatski)
Četverozupka in Serbo-Croatian (Српскохрватски)
Compère émoussé in French (français)
Glatter Kugelfisch in German (Deutsch)
Kugelfisch in German (Deutsch)
Kuglakož in Croatian (Hrvatski)
Kuglakož in Croatian (Hrvatski)
Peixe balão in Portuguese (Português)
Peixe-bola-liso in Portuguese (Português)
Peixe-sapo in Portuguese (Português)
Pesce palla in Italian (Italiano)
Puffer in English
Sapo do alto in Portuguese (Português)
slackskin blaasop in English
Smooth pufferfish in English
Sphoeroides pachygaster in French (français)
Stompkop-blaasop in Afrikaans
Tamboril de fuera in Spanish (español)
Tamboril ñato in Spanish (español)
Tétrodon à tête carrée in French (français)
Yoritofugu in Japanese (日本語)
圆鲀 in Mandarin Chinese
圓魨 in Mandarin Chinese
密沟圆鲀 in Mandarin Chinese
密溝圓魨 in Mandarin Chinese
澳洲密沟鲀 in Mandarin Chinese
澳洲密溝魨 in Mandarin Chinese
皮質密溝魨 in Mandarin Chinese
皮质密沟鲀 in Mandarin Chinese
불룩복 in Korean (한국어)

Picture of Liosaccus aerobaticus has been licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial.
Original source: FishBase
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Order : Tetraodontiformes
Family : Tetraodontidae
Genus : Sphoeroides
Species : Liosaccus aerobaticus
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