Pterois radiata, Clearfin lionfish, clearfin turkeyfish, radial firefish, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Pterois radiata, Clearfin lionfish, clearfin turkeyfish, radial firefish, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Pterois radiata

Pterois radiata Description

Dorsal spines: 12 or 13; Dorsal soft rays: 10 to 12; Anal spines: 3; Anal soft rays: 5 or 6. Reddish to brownish and with 5-6 broad dark bars on body separated by pale lines; horizontal dark area on caudal peduncle. Lacks markings between its vertical fin

Pterois radiata Common Names

  • Clearfin lionfish, clearfin turkeyfish, radial firefish

Pterois radiata Taxonomic Structure

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

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Pterois radiata, marine species closely related

Pterois radiata, distinctive physical characteristics

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

Pterois radiata, geographic distribution

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

Pterois radiata, underwater photographers

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