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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaenopsis diabolus (Cuvier, 1829) 
AphiaID: 218110

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 editorScorpaenopsis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaenopsis Heckel, 1840
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaena diabolis (Cuvier, 1829) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaena diabolus Cuvier, 1829
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaenopsis catocala Jordan & Evermann, 1903
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaenopsis diabola (Cuvier, 1829) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpaenopsis diabolis (Cuvier, 1829) (misspelling)
Sources  basis of record Anon. (1996). FishBase 96 [CD-ROM]. ICLARM: Los BaƱos, Philippines. 1 cd-rom pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfalse stonefishUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordevil scorpionfish  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Comores
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorComores [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaeniacanthus miles (Pillai, 1963) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (14 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (20 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 (17 nucleotides; 17 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAuthority Authority (Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1829) in Randall <307>. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Relatively an uncommon inhabitant of rubbly or weedy coralline-rock bottoms of reef flats and lagoon and seaward reefs to a depth of 70 m. Can inflict a painful injury with its venomous dorsal sting. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218110
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1998-06-10 09:47:00Z  changed  Fondo, Esther
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Scorpaenopsis diabolus (Cuvier, 1829). 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=218110 on 2014-10-25
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