Cyclichthys spilostylusis commonly referred to as Yellowspotted Burrfish, Spotbase Burrfish. Difficulty in the aquarium: Solo per acquariofili esperti. A aquarium size of at least 2000 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
Found in coastal waters near and around reefs at depths of 3m – 90m. Lives in seagrass habitats and coastal slopes with sponges. It is usually found under rock or coral ledges during the day and is active during the night, generally being solitary in nature. Juveniles are pelagic.
Red Sea to South Africa and east to southern Japan, the Philippines, Australia and New Caledonia. Also found around the Galapagos Islands and in the Mediterranean.