This is a general hint!
Trachichthys australis 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 Trachichthys australis in their aquarium to get a better picture about the possible danger. However, please be careful when using Trachichthys australis. 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:
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Trachichthys australis has a rounded body, a reddish brown colour, and white and dark markings on opercles and fins.
This mystic fish is occasionally caught by line, but should be handled with care, it releases a toxic white substance through pores in the skin as a defensive measure when captured.
Small juveniles have a striking black and white pattern.
Normally the Southern Roughy is found in coastal shallow water.