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Family Tetraodontidae

HAWAII

Canthigaster rivulata

Angel Ledge, Midway, 100 feet

 

Yawatano, Japan, 30 feet

Yawatano, Japan, 30 feet

 

Night colors, Yawatano, Japan, 30 feet

Juvenile, Yawatano, Japan, 30 feet

MAZE TOBY or PUFFER

Rarely seen in Hawai‘i at deeper scuba depths but common in Japan.  White with brown above, often with a dark lateral stripe originating behind the eye, and maze-like blue lines.  Attains 8 inches.  Hawai‘i and the Indo-Pacific.