zacentrus (family Scorpaenidae
) and occurrence off Oregon, with notes on head spines of S.
Lionfish (Pterois volitans, family Scorpaenidae
) and other venomous fish are frequently imported for home aquariums making envenomation possible in areas outside of indigenous coastal locations.
Lionfish are members of the venomous family Scorpaenidae
which is among the largest in the vertebrate fish phylum (Chordata) with 45 genera and 380 species.
True sculpins belong to the Family Cottidae; Fowler described the new species as a member of the Family Scorpaenidae
. Because both of these fish families belong to the Order Scorpaeniformes, some ichthyologists, Fowler apparently among them, call the entire order "sculpins" in familiar speech, despite it being a rather imprecise moniker.
The three otoliths identified as members of the rockfish family (family Scorpaenidae
: Sebastes sp.) provided the least amount of marginal growth zone information (Table 2).
Guide to the identification of scorpionfish larvae (family Scorpaenidae
) in the eastern Pacific with comparative notes on species of Sebastes and Helicolenus from other oceans.
Development and distribution of juveniles of Sebastolobus (Pisces: Family Scorpaenidae
Variation in mitochondrial DNA genome size among fishes of the Family Scorpaenidae
. Copeia, 1985:1056-1058.
The most abundant fish species commercialized during the period of study were: Caulolatilus princeps (21%), Paralabrax nebulifer (10%), Amphistichus argenteus (7%), the family Scorpaenidae
(6.2%), Paralabrax auroguttatus (6%) y Mugil cephalus (6%).
Annotated bibliography of the genus Sebastes (family Scorpaenidae
Development and distribution of larvae and juveniles of Sebastolobus (Pisces: Family Scorpaenidae