This is a general hint!
Lophodiodon calori 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 Lophodiodon calori in their aquarium to get a better picture about the possible danger. However, please be careful when using Lophodiodon calori. 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
Lophodiodon calori is not a common species and not poisonous but its prickles may couse haevy inflammations.
Do not touch!
The Four-bar porcupinefish feed on various hard-shelled invertebrates andlives in a depth down to 100 meters.
Lophodiodon calori is imitating a poisonous blowfish = Batesian mimicry = a harmless species has evolved to imitate the warning signals of a harmful species directed at a common predator.