Taxon profile


Chained Scorpionfish
Scorpaena papillosa (Schneider & Forster, 1801)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Scorpaeniformes - scorpionfishes and flatheads »  family Scorpaenidae - scorpionfishes and allies »  genus Scorpaena

Scientific synonyms

Helicolenus papillosus (Schneider & Forster, 1801)
Ruboralga ergastulorum (Richardson, 1842)
Scorpaena ergastulorum Richardson, 1842
Scorpaena papillosus (Schneider & Forster, 1801)
Synanceia papillosus Schneider & Forster, 1801

Other names

= Common Red Gurnard
= Dwarf Scorpionfish
= Red Cock Cod
= Red Rock Cod
= Southern Red Scorpioncod

[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/24347]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Scorpaena papillosa (Schneider & Forster, 1801)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [14320]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []

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