Scorpaena plumieri, Gurnard, Lion fish, Prickly hind, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Scorpaena plumieri, Gurnard, Lion fish, Prickly hind, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Scorpaena plumieri

Scorpaena plumieri Description

Occipital pit present; three to four spines on part of preorbital overlapping maxillary. Dorsal spines: 12; Dorsal soft rays: 10; Anal spines: 3; Anal soft rays: 5. Large white spots on dark background on inner basal part of pectoral fin (unclear in speci

Scorpaena plumieri Common Names

  • Gurnard, Lion fish, Prickly hind

Scorpaena plumieri Taxonomic Structure

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

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Scorpaena plumieri, marine species closely related

Scorpaena plumieri, distinctive physical characteristics

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

Scorpaena plumieri, geographic distribution

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

Scorpaena plumieri, underwater photographers

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