Sharpnose Toby Pufferfish © Bernd Nies

Sharpnose Toby Pufferfish: A very small (ca. 1-2 cm) black saddled Toby or sharpnose pufferfish (Canthigaster valentini) hiding in a feather seastar. This species is toxic and is being mimicked by a non-toxic blacksaddle filefish (Paraluteres prionurus). Dive #420: Mushrooms, Fiji. Nikon D200, 1/250 s, F/11.0, 105 mm, ISO 200, Tuesday, August 17, 2010 03:58:30