Individually crafted - we take pride in our unique collection of underwater photography. Our high quality photo prints featuring pictures of tropical fish are printed individually to order.
Black-blotched Porcupinefish gazing out from its safe haven of corals. Black-blotched Porcupinefish normally hide in caves during the day, emergin at night to forage. Porcupinefish have the ability to expand by swallowing water if they feel threatened, raising their spines to deter potential predators.
Black-blotched Porcupinefish Facts
Other names: shortspine porcupinefish, blotched porcupinefish, brown-backed porcupinefish
Scientific name: Diodon liturosus
Family: Diodontidae (Porcupinefish (Burrfishes))
Max. size: 65 cm
Depth: 1 - 90 metres
Diet: Crustaceans, mollusks
Habitat: Reef edges, reef slopes
Distribution: Indo-Pacific: East Africa to the Society Islands, north to southern Japan, south to New South Wales. Not present in Hawaii. Southeast Atlantic: southeast coast of South Africa.
Conservation: Not evaluated
- Printing and Shipping
Stunning, high quality canvas prints on lightly textured poly/cotton canvas. Our prints are hand framed using gallery style (38mm deep) redwood pine bars. They are shipped ready to hang, complete with wall hanger.
Despatched in 2-3 days.
High resolution prints with vibrant colours and fade resistant ink technology. Our posters are printed on premium quality photo poster paper.
Despatched next working day.
Postage & Packing
Postage & Packing: £3.95 per order.
Free Delivery on orders over £60.00.