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The 20 weirdest fish in the ocean

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A pufferfish in Ryokuto Island, Taiwan, is seen inflated at night. Pufferfish are the second-most-poisonous vertebrate in the world. The fish's natural defense is to inflate rapidly, filling elastic stomachs with water and becoming spherical to seem larger to potential predators.

PHOTO: Newscom

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