Scorpaenopsis diabolus, devil scorpionfish, False scorpionfish, false stonefish, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Scorpaenopsis diabolus, devil scorpionfish, False scorpionfish, false stonefish, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Scorpaenopsis diabolus

Scorpaenopsis diabolus Description

Pectoral fin rays usually 18; back arched; with about 45 vertical scale rows; lachrymal bone with 2 or 3 spines over maxillary, first points forward, followed by 1 or by 2 close-set spines which point down and back; suborbital ridge with 4 or more spinous

Scorpaenopsis diabolus Common Names

  • devil scorpionfish, False scorpionfish, false stonefish

Scorpaenopsis diabolus Taxonomic Structure

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

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Scorpaenopsis diabolus, marine species closely related

Scorpaenopsis diabolus, distinctive physical characteristics

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

Scorpaenopsis diabolus, geographic distribution

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

Scorpaenopsis diabolus, underwater photographers

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