Canthigaster capistratais commonly referred to as Macaronesian sharpnose-puffer. Difficulty in the aquarium: Animale non indicato per i neofiti. A aquarium size of at least 700 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Has a poison harmful to health.
This is a general hint!
Canthigaster capistrata has a harmful toxin.
As a rule, animals with a harmful poison do not pose any danger in normal Aquarieaner everyday life. Read the following husbandry information and comments from aquarists who already keep Canthigaster capistrata in their aquarium to get a better picture about the possible danger. However, please be careful when using Canthigaster capistrata. Every human reacts differently to poisons.
If you suspect that you have come into contact with the poison, please contact your doctor or the poison emergency call.
The phone number of the poison emergency call can be found here:
Overview Worldwide: eapcct.org
Eastern Central Atlantic: known from oceanic islands.