Large Diodon fish on wooden base

Large Diodon fish on turned and patinated wooden base.

The genus Diodon includes species of fish in the Porcupinefish family with the ability to inflate. Another of their characteristics is to have quills.
When they feel in danger, the diodons inflate very quickly to scare their aggressor. In fact they inflate by accumulating air or water in their esophagus until they take a spherical shape.

Height 41cm.

The Diodon is about 36 cm long.

195,00 €

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