Scorpaenopsis oxycephala, Smallscale scorpionfish, Small-scale scorpionfish, Tassled scorpionfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Scorpaenopsis oxycephala, Smallscale scorpionfish, Small-scale scorpionfish, Tassled scorpionfish, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Scorpaenopsis oxycephala

Scorpaenopsis oxycephala Description

Adults 'bearded' with numerous tassels. Juveniles slender with tall dorsal fin. Third dorsal spine longest (2.05 to 2.5) in head; occipital pit absent or very shallow; snout very long (2.7 to 3.0 in head length); space between opercular spines naked; firs

Scorpaenopsis oxycephala Common Names

  • Smallscale scorpionfish, Small-scale scorpionfish, Tassled scorpionfish

Scorpaenopsis oxycephala Taxonomic Structure

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

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Scorpaenopsis oxycephala, marine species closely related

Scorpaenopsis oxycephala, distinctive physical characteristics

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

Scorpaenopsis oxycephala, geographic distribution

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

Scorpaenopsis oxycephala, underwater photographers

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