COMING SOON!

Immaculatus Puffer

Greek Name: (Arothron immaculatus)

$59.99

The Immaculatus Puffer captures the essence of the unique characteristics of puffers. The design is elegant and timeless the Immaculatus Puffer has a large and soft body that is mostly milky white with neutral overtones in various shades of brown and tan. The unexpected yellow highlights the huge paddle-like caudal fin the mouth and eyes. The simple, yet striking combination of colors makes the Immaculatus Puffer appear stylish and exotic look. In this way it is possible to claim that the Immaculatus Puffer has a striking resemblance Cockatoos. It can alter from its smooth, unblemished appearance to a streaky, mottled appearance based on the mood and circumstances. The Immaculatus Puffer is an exceptional fish sure to make an endearing addition for puffer enthusiasts or anyone wanting personality in their larger, fish-only or fish-only-with-live-rock marine aquarium.

The members of the genus Arothron which includes the Immaculatus Puffer, are often known as “Fat Puffers” and are a good example of the puffer shape. Although they lack pelvic fins and an elongated body puffers can be extremely agile and are tough and powerful predators. As with many “Fat Puffers” it displays an unusual level in “intelligence” as well as “personality” and appears to immediately recognize their owners.

In the wild Immaculatus Puffer is found in diverse habitats such as mangrove swamps, sea grass beds, as well as reef flats. The ideal setting is an established aquarium of 125 gallons or more with good filtration and an organic skimmer. Aquascape with live rock as well as other elements to create a rich environment with nooks and crannies overhangs and caves. This will allow easy access to open spaces. Place your fish in a home with similar size and temperament. Be conscious that Immaculatus puffer will devour invertebrates that are found inside the aquarium with its teeth, which are fused to crush its prey.

A diet for the Immaculatus Puffer must consist of a wide range of meaty food, including shrimp, squid, krill, and hard-shelled shrimp, to reduce the size of their expanding teeth.

Approximate Size of Purchase: Small: 1″ to 2″; Medium: 2″ to 3″; Large: 3″ to 4″

 

Clear
Category:

Care Level

Easy

Temperament

Semi-aggressive

Color Form

Black, White

Diet

Carnivore

Reef Compatible

No

Water Conditions

sg 1.020-1.025, 72-78° F, dKH 8-12, pH 8.1-8.4

Max Size

1'

Origin

Indonesia, Maldives

Family

Tetraodontidae

Minimum Tank

125 gallons

Description

General information regarding Immaculatus Puffer

The Immaculatus Puffer captures the essence of the distinctive characteristics of puffers. Elegant and classic in its design. Immaculate Puffer has a large cushiony body that’s mostly milky white, but with neutral overtones in various shades of brown and tan. Intriguing bursts of yellow highlight the huge paddle-like caudal fin eyes, and mouth that make up the eyes of Immaculatus Puffer. The simple, yet striking color scheme gives the Immaculatus Puffer a refined and exotic look. In this way one could claim that the Immaculatus Puffer has a striking resemblance to Cockatoos. The Immaculatus Puffer can alter from its smooth, unblemished appearance to a streaky, mottled appearance based on the situation and mood. The Immaculatus Puffer is an exceptional fish sure to make an endearing addition for puffer enthusiasts or anyone wanting personality in their larger, fish-only or fish-only-with-live-rock marine aquarium. Fish belonging to the Genus Arothron such as the Immaculatus, make up the standard puffer shape. While they do not have pelvic fins or an elongated body puffers can be extremely maneuverable and are strong and dependable predators. As with the majority of Fat Puffers, the Immaculatus Puffer has a unique level of intelligence and character and seem to be able to recognize their owners. In the wild the Immaculatus Puffer is found in many habitats like mangrove swamps seagrass beds and reef flats. The ideal setting is an established large aquarium that has adequate filters and a protein-skimmer. Aquascape extensively with live rock and other substances to create an ecosystem with nooks and crevices, overhangs and caves, while maintaining easy access to open spaces. They can share their home with fish of the same size and temperament. Be conscious that Immaculatus puffer will devour invertebrates that are found inside the aquarium with its teeth, which are fused to break up its prey.

Additional information

Size

Large, Medium, Small