WoRMS taxon details

Pterois Oken, 1817

204051  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:204051)

accepted
Genus
Species Pterois andover Allen & Erdmann, 2008
Species Pterois antennata (Bloch, 1787)
Species Pterois brevipectoralis (Mandrytsa, 2002)
Species Pterois lunulata Temminck & Schlegel, 1843
Species Pterois miles (Bennett, 1828)
Species Pterois mombasae (Smith, 1957)
Species Pterois paucispinula Matsunuma & Motomura, 2015
Species Pterois radiata Cuvier, 1829
Species Pterois russelii Bennett, 1831
Species Pterois sphex Jordan & Evermann, 1903
Species Pterois volitans (Linnaeus, 1758)

Subgenus Pterois (Pteropterus) Swainson, 1839 accepted as Pterois Oken, 1817 (synonym)
Species Pterois barberi Steindachner, 1900 accepted as Dendrochirus barberi (Steindachner, 1900)
Species Pterois bleekeri Döderlein, 1884 accepted as Ebosia bleekeri (Döderlein, 1884)
Species Pterois brachyptera Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Dendrochirus brachypterus (Cuvier, 1829)
Species Pterois cincta Rüppell, 1838 accepted as Pterois radiata Cuvier, 1829
Species Pterois geniserra Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Pterois russelii Bennett, 1831 (synonym)
Species Pterois heterurus Bleeker, 1856 accepted as Parapterois heterura (Bleeker, 1856)
Species Pterois kodipungi Bleeker, 1852 accepted as Pterois russelii Bennett, 1831 (synonym)
Species Pterois macrura Alcock, 1896 accepted as Parapterois macrura (Alcock, 1896)
Species Pterois mambassae (Smith, 1957) accepted as Pterois mombasae (Smith, 1957) (misspelling)
Species Pterois mombassae (Smith, 1957) accepted as Pterois mombasae (Smith, 1957) (misspelling)
Species Pterois muricata Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Pterois miles (Bennett, 1828)
Species Pterois natalensis von Bonde, 1923 accepted as Parapterois heterura (Bleeker, 1856)
Species Pterois nigripinnis Gilchrist, 1904 accepted as Parapterois heterura (Bleeker, 1856)
Species Pterois russeli Bennett, 1831 accepted as Pterois russelii Bennett, 1831 (misspelling)
Species Pterois russelli Bennett, 1831 accepted as Pterois russelii Bennett, 1831 (misspelling)
Species Pterois russellii Bennett, 1831 accepted as Pterois russelii Bennett, 1831 (misspelling)
Species Pterois zebra Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Dendrochirus zebra (Cuvier, 1829)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Pterois Oken, 1817. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=204051 on 2018-12-10
Date
action
by
2004-06-06 22:00:00Z
created
2006-09-28 06:51:36Z
changed
Martinez, Olga
2013-03-11 14:35:28Z
checked
2014-11-21 13:09:37Z
changed
2014-12-02 12:48:54Z
changed

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taxonomy source Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R.; van der Laan, R. (eds). (2018). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   

basis of record Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 



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