Pterois Oken, 1817

Genus in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataActinopterygiiScorpaeniformesScorpaenidae

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    Species
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Overview

Full Name

Pterois Oken, 1817

Common names

  • butterfly cods eng
  • lionfishes eng
  • turkeyfishes eng
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted genus

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Published in

Isis, 1817, 1782 [= 1182].

Habitat

Marine

Georeferenced data

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Actinopterygii
order
Scorpaeniformes
family
Scorpaenidae
genus
Pterois
species
10
 
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Checklists

Bibliography

Fishbase

NZIB February 2012

NZIB June 2012

Nomenclator Zoologicus

Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage (119473373) has since been removed from the portal.