Pterois antennata, Banded lionfish, broadbarred firefish, Ragged-finned firefish, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Pterois antennata, Banded lionfish, broadbarred firefish, Ragged-finned firefish, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Pterois antennata

Pterois antennata Description

Dorsal spines: 13; Dorsal soft rays: 11 or 12; Anal spines: 3; Anal soft rays: 6. Reddish to tan with many dark bars on body; median fins with scattered dark spots; tentacle above eye long and with dark bands. Adults with bluish black blotches near the ba

Pterois antennata Common Names

  • Banded lionfish, broadbarred firefish, Ragged-finned firefish

Pterois antennata Taxonomic Structure

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

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Pterois antennata, marine species closely related

Pterois antennata, distinctive physical characteristics

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

Pterois antennata, geographic distribution

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

Pterois antennata, underwater photographers

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