Green Spotted Puffer



Other Green Spotted Puffer Names: Green Spotted Puffer, Common Puffer, Spotted Puffer, GSP

Green Spotted Puffer Scientific Name: Tetraodon Nigroviridis

Green Spotted Puffer (Tetraodon Nigroviridis))

Temperature Range: 75°F-83°F
75°-83°
pH Range: 7.2-8.4
7.2-8.4
Hardness Range: 9-19°
9-19°


Family: Tetraodontidae

Species Type: Asian Puffers

Green Spotted Puffer Adult Size: 7 inches (cm)

Green Spotted Puffer Life Expectancy: 10 years

Green Spotted Puffer Habitat: Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam

Green Spotted Puffer Minimum Tank Size: 29 gallons

Green Spotted Puffer Temperament: Agressive fin nipper

Green Spotted Puffer Diet & Nutrition: Carnivorous preferring live food such as snails, brine shrimp

Green Spotted Puffer Description:

Tank Mate Compatibility: Can work with some aggressive species but should really be kept alone.

Green Spotted Puffer Breeding & Spawning: Green spotted puffers are difficult to breed. It requires brackish water and a good deal of luck. If spawning does occur, the GSP pair will dig a pit to spawn in. The father will guard the eggs and then the fry ferociously.

Determining Green Spotted Puffer Sex: Almost impossible to sex as males and females have no notable differences in appearance.

Aquarium Region: Usually near surface or at bottom.

Green Spotted Puffer Diseases: None in particular



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