Taxon profile


Planetail Firefish
Pterois russelii Bennett, 1831

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

Scientific synonyms

Pterois russeli Bennett, 1831
Pterois russelli Bennett, 1831
Pterois russellii Bennett, 1831

Other names

= Plaintail Firefish
= Spotless Firefish

Least Concern

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [6404]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/22690]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Pterois russelii Bennett, 1831]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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