Cyclopterus lumpus, henfish, Kiark-varrey, Lump, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Cyclopterus lumpus, henfish, Kiark-varrey, Lump, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Cyclopterus lumpus

Cyclopterus lumpus Description

First dorsal fin present but covered by thick layer of skin forming a characteristic high crest with embedded spines. Bony tubercles present, arranged in 3 widely separated rows of large flattened tubercles on each side of body. Gill openings large, exten

Cyclopterus lumpus Common Names

  • henfish, Kiark-varrey, Lump

Cyclopterus lumpus Taxonomic Structure

What type of species is Cyclopterus lumpus? Below, you will find the taxonomic groups the Cyclopterus lumpus species belongs to.

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Cyclopterus lumpus, marine species closely related

Cyclopterus lumpus, distinctive physical characteristics

How to identify Cyclopterus lumpus marine species? Below, you will find the list of main identification criteria and physical characteristics of marine species Cyclopterus lumpus. For each identification criteria, the corresponding physical characteristics of marine species Cyclopterus lumpus are marked in green.

Cyclopterus lumpus, geographic distribution

Where is Cyclopterus lumpus found in the world? Below, you will find the list and a world map of the geographic distribution where the marine species Cyclopterus lumpus can be found.

Cyclopterus lumpus, underwater photographers

Which photographers have photos of Cyclopterus lumpus species? Below, you will find the list of underwater photographers and their photos of the marine species Cyclopterus lumpus.