porcupine fish

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Synonyms for porcupine fish

spines become erect when the body is inflated

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Create your own "honey hole" with fish attractors -- Improve your fishing success on private lakes or public waters with the new Bill Dance Porcupine Fish Attractor.
In the Virgin Islands, snorkelers may see spectacular creatures, such as porcupine fish, rays, and angelfish along with many types of coral, such as brain, fan, and staghorn.
In addition, a variety of colorful fish found in the Southern region of the Gulf of California are featured in a nearly 8,000-gallon exhibit, including king angelfish, Cortez rainbow wrasse, porcupine fish, and Mexican lookdowns.
PORCUPINE Fish can inflate their bodies to twice their normal size if threatened.