Triggerfish are laterally compressed, have relatively small mouths equipped with chisel-like teeth, heavily muscled jaws, and eyes that are positioned far back on the head. Unlike their cousin, the filefish, which are commonly confused with triggerfish, triggerfish have more than one dorsal spine. The Queen Trigger is a beautiful fish that can become hand tamed in time. The Rakyat Post identified the ocean beats as a triggerfish, and say that it is common around Malaysia.. Most triggerfish live in tropical or subtropical waters where they use their teeth to crunch into crabs, urchins and worms, according to National Geographic. Video: When Humuhumunukunukuapua’a Attack: Don’t Annoy the Hawaiian Reef Triggerfish! This is the largest of the triggerfish commonly available for aquariums, growing to about 2 feet. The creature belongs to the Balistidae family – and they are known for their "nasty behaviour". Belligerent Triggers will attack all invertebrates and most will try to rearrange live rock. This is the largest of the triggerfish commonly available for aquariums, growing to about 2 feet. It is best to add triggerfish of the same size and at the same time to prevent skirmishing. The sea creature with human-like teeth which has left the internet baffled has been identified. They have sharp teeth and powerful jaws for crushing. Tank Conditions: The Queen Triggerfish should ideally be kept in temperatures between 72 and 78 degrees Fahrenheit. Gray triggerfish are easy to distinguish from queen triggerfish. Images of the animal left millions guessing – and there is some worrying news for swimmers.. I love the bright colors and stripe designs across the fish’s body. "The ocean triggerfish on the Great Barrier Reef attacks divers who approach its nest," says David Booth, a marine ecologist at the University of Technology, Sydney. Keep in aggressive fish only tank with few exceptions. “Both the gray and queen triggerfish have large, sharp teeth, and a deep, laterally compressed body covered with tough sandpaper-like skin,” said Seward. The triggerfish has a full set of eerily ... An odd fish with 'human-like' teeth caught by a school teacher in West Papua left villagers astonished. The gray triggerfish is easy to tell apart from queen triggerfish, where gray’s have a drab coloration, and queen triggerfish have beautiful, rainbow spectrum of color along their bodies and fins. Triggerfish are durable specimens that require large tanks with plenty of live rock. Unlike their cousin, the filefish, which are commonly confused with triggerfish, triggerfish have more than one dorsal spine. Very sharp teeth; Tend to be aggressive when approached; Colorful stripes around its eyes and tail . 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