WoRMS taxon details

Pterois miles (Bennett, 1828)

218077  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218077)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Pterois miles (Bennett, 1828). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218077 on 2018-06-22
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed
2008-04-07 06:51:33Z
changed
2009-06-16 07:05:49Z
changed

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basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source Ben Rais Lasram, F.; Mouillot, D. (2008). Increasing southern invasion enhances congruence between endemic and exotic Mediterranean fish fauna. Biological Invasions. 11(3): 697-711., available online at https://doi.org/10.1007/s10530-008-9284-4 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Azzurro, E.; Stancanelli, B.; Di Martino, V.; Bariche, M. (2017). Range expansion of the common lionfish Pterois miles (Bennett, 1828) in the Mediterranean Sea: an unwanted new guest for Italian waters. BioInvasions Records. 6(2): 95-98., available online at http://www.reabic.net/%5C/journals/bir/2017/2/BIR_2017_Azzurro_etal.pdf [details]   

additional source Bariche, M.; Torres, M.; Azzurro, E. (2013). The Presence of the invasive Lionfish Pterois miles in the Mediterranean Sea. Mediterranean Marine Science. 14(2): 292-294., available online at https://doi.org/10.12681/mms.428 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Corsini-Foka, M.; Kondylatos, G. (2015). First occurrence of the invasive lionfish Pterois miles in Greece and the Aegean Sea. Medit. Mar. Sci. 16/3: 692-702. [details]   

additional source Kletou, D.; Hall-Spencer, J. M.; Kleitou, P. (2016). A lionfish (Pterois miles) invasion has begun in the Mediterranean Sea. Marine Biodiversity Records. 9(1)., available online at https://doi.org/10.1186/s41200-016-0065-y [details]   

additional source Ounifi-Ben Amor, K.; Ghanem, R. (2016). New record of the lion fish Pterois miles in Tunisian waters. MMS. 17/2: 612-613. [details]   

additional source Turan, C.; Ergüden, D.; Gürlek, M.; Yağlıoğlu, D.; Uyan, A.; Uygur, N. (2014). First record of the Indo-Pacific lionfish Pterois miles (Bennett, 1828)(Osteichthyes: Scorpaenidae) for the Turkish marine waters. Journal of Black Sea/Mediterranean Environment. 20(2): 158-163. [details]   

basis of record  (ofScorpaena miles Bennett, 1828) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofPterois muricata Cuvier, 1829) 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 
 

From regional or thematic species database
Introduced species vector dispersal in Israeli part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Individual release: deliberate release by individuals [details]

Introduced species vector dispersal in Israeli part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Canals: natural range expansion through man-made canals [details]
 

LanguageName 
English devil firefish  [details]
Hebrew זהרון  [details]