Rhinopias frondosa, Popeyed scorpionfish, weedy scorpionfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Rhinopias frondosa, Popeyed scorpionfish, weedy scorpionfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Rhinopias frondosa

Rhinopias frondosa Description

Covered with appendages on algae patches, but plain when surrouded by sponges. Body highly compressed. Dorsal spines: 12; Dorsal soft rays: 9; Anal spines: 3; Anal soft rays: 5. Highly variable in color and in appendages in relation to habitat.

Rhinopias frondosa Common Names

  • Popeyed scorpionfish, weedy scorpionfish

Rhinopias frondosa Taxonomic Structure

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

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Rhinopias frondosa, marine species closely related

Rhinopias frondosa, distinctive physical characteristics

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

Rhinopias frondosa, geographic distribution

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

Country Locations Dive Sites
Indonesia Lembeh Strait Critter Hunt

    Rhinopias frondosa, underwater photographers

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