Taxon profile


Scorpaena plumieri Bloch, 1789

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

Scorpaena albofasciata Metzelaar, 1919
Scorpaena bufo Cuvier, 1829
Scorpaena plumieri plumieri Bloch, 1789
Scorpaena plumierii Bloch, 1789
Scorpaena rascacio Poey, 1860
Scorpaena scrofina Valenciennes, 1833

Other names

= Lion Fish
= Prickly Hind

Least Concern


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Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [1201]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/24351]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Scorpaena plumieri Bloch, 1789]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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