WoRMS taxon details

Pterois radiata Cuvier, 1829

218084  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218084)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Description Capable of inflicting a painful sting. Inhabits lagoon and seaward reefs from the reef flat to a depth of at least 15 m....  
Description Capable of inflicting a painful sting. Inhabits lagoon and seaward reefs from the reef flat to a depth of at least 15 m. Feeds exclusively on small crabs and shrimps. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Pterois radiata Cuvier, 1829. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218084 on 2018-04-22
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
1998-06-10 10:27:05Z
changed
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 Smith, J.L.B. & Smith, M.M. (1963). The fishes of Seychelles. Department of Ichthyology, Rhodes University. Grahamstown. [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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

source of synonymy  (ofPteropterus radiata (Cuvier, 1829)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofPterois cincta Rüppell, 1838) Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R.; van der Laan, R. (eds). (2017). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofPterois cincta Rüppell, 1838) Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R.; van der Laan, R. (eds). (2017). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   

basis of record  (ofPteropterus radiatus (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 
 

From other sources
Description Capable of inflicting a painful sting. Inhabits lagoon and seaward reefs from the reef flat to a depth of at least 15 m. Feeds exclusively on small crabs and shrimps. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English radial firefishclearfin turkeyfish  [details]
Japanese キミオコゼ  [details]