Stephanolepis hispidus, Common filefish, Cuckold, planehead filefish, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Stephanolepis hispidus, Common filefish, Cuckold, planehead filefish, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Stephanolepis hispidus

Stephanolepis hispidus Description

The first dorsal spine is long. It has small scales covered by small denticles that give the skin a rough texture. The gill slit is almost vertical. The external spine in the pelvic bone is easily observed. The dorsal spine is robust and barbed. The upper

Stephanolepis hispidus Common Names

  • Common filefish, Cuckold, planehead filefish

Stephanolepis hispidus Taxonomic Structure

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

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Stephanolepis hispidus, marine species closely related

Stephanolepis hispidus, distinctive physical characteristics

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

Stephanolepis hispidus, geographic distribution

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

There is no photo/diving site associated to this marine animal

Stephanolepis hispidus, underwater photographers

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