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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaenidae 
AphiaID: 125595

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorActinopterygii (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaeniformes (Order)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaeniformes
Sources  basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorscorpionfishesUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrockfishes  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoruerfamilien  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoruerfamilien  [details]
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taxa (62)

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 Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPteroinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrachypterois
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDendrochirus Swainson, 1839
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEbosia
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParapterois Bleeker, 1876
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemapterois accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDendrochirus Swainson, 1839
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudomonopterus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterois Oken, 1817
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterois Oken, 1817
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaeninae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHipposcorpaena Fowler, 1938
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplosebastes
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdiastion
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIracundus Jordan & Evermann, 1903
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeomerinthe Fowler, 1935
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeoscorpaena
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParascorpaena Bleeker, 1876
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhenacoscorpius Fowler, 1938
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPogonoscorpius Regan, 1908
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontinus Poey, 1860
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteroidichthys Bleeker, 1856
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteropelor
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhinopias Gill, 1905
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaena
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaenodes Bleeker, 1857
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaenopsis Heckel, 1840
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSebastapistes Gill, 1877
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaenianotus Lacepède, 1802
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUrsinoscorpaenopsis
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoloscorpaena accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaena
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKantapus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaena
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemapontinus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontinus Poey, 1860
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParascorpaenoides accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParascorpaenodes Smith, 1957 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaenodes Bleeker, 1857
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeloropsis Gilbert, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhinopias Gill, 1905
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeoropsis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeloropsis Gilbert, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhinopias Gill, 1905
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontius accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontinus Poey, 1860
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrascorpaena accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParascorpaena Bleeker, 1876
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterodichthys accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteroidichthys Bleeker, 1856
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRuboralga accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaena
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaenoides accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaenodes Bleeker, 1857
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaenopsella Fowler, 1938 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSetarches Johnson, 1862
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSebastella accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaenodes Bleeker, 1857
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSebastipistes accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSebastapistes Gill, 1877
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSebastoplus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontinus Poey, 1860
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSebastopsis Gill, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaenodes Bleeker, 1857
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSorpaenodes accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaenodes Bleeker, 1857
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaenianothus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaenianotus Lacepède, 1802
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaeniatus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaenianotus Lacepède, 1802
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaenionotus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaenianotus Lacepède, 1802
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThysanichthys Jordan & Starks, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaenodes Bleeker, 1857

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmblyapistus Bleeker, 1876 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAblabys Kaup, 1873
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChoridactylodes Gilchrist, 1902 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChoridactylus Richardson, 1848
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChorismodactylus Günther, 1860 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChoridactylus Richardson, 1848
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDendroscorpaena Smith, 1957 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaenopsis Heckel, 1840
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHypomacrus Evermann & Seale, 1907 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaenodes Bleeker, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParascorpaenodes Smith, 1957 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaenodes Bleeker, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParonescodes Smith, 1958 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaenodes Bleeker, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPelor Cuvier in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1829 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorInimicus Jordan & Starks, 1904
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteropterus Swainson, 1839 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterois Oken, 1817
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaeopsis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaenopsis Heckel, 1840
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSebastopsis Sauvage, 1873 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaenodes Bleeker, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynanceichthys Bleeker, 1863 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynanceia Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynanceja accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynanceia Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Environment marine, fresh
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Marine. Rare in fresh water. Distribution: all tropical and temperate seas. Scales, when present, usually ctenoid. Usually 1 dorsal fin, often notched. Some lack swim bladder. Dorsal, anal, and pelvic spines can bear venom gland. Fertilization mostly internal; some viviparous. Eggs being laid on a gelatinous balloon in some species. The family contains the world's most venomous fishes, many of them brightly colored.  [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125595
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Scorpaenidae. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125595 on 2014-09-20
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