Also known as Blowfish, Blue Blaasop, Oceanic Blaasop, Oceanic Puffer, Pufferfish, Rabbit Puffer, Swelltoad, Toadfish.
Found singly in estuaries but mainly oceanic.
They feed on crustaceans and squid.
Length - 60cm
Depth - 10-475m
The bodies of Pufferfish are covered in a toxic mucus, if the skin or flesh is consumed it can be fatal to humans.
When threatened they will puff up like a football to deter predators. Ref: https://www.fishbase.ca/summary/Lagocephalus-lagocephalus.html