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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaena plumieri Bloch, 1789 
AphiaID: 159564

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaenidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaeninae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaena (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaena
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaena albofasciata Metzelaar, 1919
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaena bufo Cuvier, 1829
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaena plumieri plumieri Bloch, 1789
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaena plumierii Bloch, 1789 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaena rascacio Poey, 1860
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaena scrofina Valenciennes, 1833
Sources  basis of record Fishbase, available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorspotted scorpionfish  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorescorpión negro  [details]
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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaena plumieri mystes Jordan & Starks, 1895 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaena mystes Jordan & Starks, 1895
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaena plumieri plumieri Bloch, 1789 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaena plumieri Bloch, 1789
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHamaticolax attenuatus (Wilson C.B., 1913) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCresseyus palleucus (Wilson C.B., 1913) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (18 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (55 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (24 nucleotides; 19 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet mostly fishes and crustraceans [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions max. 450 mm TL [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: from Bermuda, New York (USA), and northern Gulf of Mexico to southern Brazil. Eastern Atlantic: Ascension and St. Helena.  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat reef-associated; marine ; depth range 1 - 60 m [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat benthic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance aquarium trade, commercial, venomous [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159564
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-30 09:27:08Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2013). Scorpaena plumieri Bloch, 1789. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2013) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159564 on 2014-04-16
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