Taxon profile


Sea Scorpion
Myoxocephalus scorpius (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Scorpaeniformes - scorpionfishes and flatheads »  family Cottidae - sculpins »  genus Myoxocephalus - Sculpins

Scientific synonyms

Acanthocottus scorpius (Linnaeus, 1758)
Cottus groenlandicus Cuvier, 1829
Cottus scorpius Linnaeus, 1758
Myoxocephalus scorpius groenlandicus (Cuvier, 1829)
Myoxocephalus scorpius scorpius (Linnaeus, 1758)


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Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [1329]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/16991]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Myoxocephalus scorpius (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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