Freckled Porcupinefish

Diodon Holocanthus
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Quick Facts

Scientific name Diodon Holocanthus
Other names Finespotted Porcupinefish, Longspined Porcupinefish
Size Up to 50 cm (19.68 in)
Weight Up to 1.25 kg (2.75 lb)


Habitat & AU Distribution Coastal waters, estuaries, bays & harbours amongst soft bottom areas of rocky & coral reefs
Depth Range
Freckled Porcupinefish Distribution