Bandfin Scorpionfish, Bandedfin Stingfish
Scorpaenopsis vittapinnais commonly referred to as Bandfin Scorpionfish, Bandedfin Stingfish. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 13755 AphiaID: 277538 Scientific: Scorpaenopsis vittapinna German: Skorpionsfisch English: Bandfin Scorpionfish, Bandedfin Stingfish Category: Scorpionfishes/Stonefishes Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Scorpaeniformes (Order) > Scorpaenidae (Family) > Scorpaenopsis (Genus) > vittapinna (Species) Initial determination: Randall & Eschmeyer, 2002 Occurrence: (the) Maldives, American Samoa, Australia, Bali, Caroline Island, China, Coral sea, Corea, East Africa, Egypt, Fiji, French Polynesia, India, Indian Ocean, Indonesia, Japan, Jordan, Madagascar, Malaysia, Mauritius, Mayotte, Micronesia, Moluccas, Mozambique, Nauru, New Caledonia, Ogasawara Islands, Okinawa, Papua, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Queensland (Australia), Réunion , Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Solomon Islands, South-Africa, Spratly Islands, Sumatra, Taiwan, The Ryukyu Islands, the Seychelles, the Society Islands, Timor, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Vietnam, Wallis and Futuna, Western Indian Ocean Sea depth: 2 - 40 Meter Size: 8,5 cm Temperature: 76.46 °F - 84.56 °F (24.7°C - 29.2°C) Food: Carnivore, Fish larvae, Predatory, Schrimps, Small Sharks Difficulty: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully Offspring: Not available as offspring Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Least concern (LC) Related species at Catalog of Life: More related species in this lexicon:
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Created: 2021-04-01 13:53:04
Last edit: 2021-04-01 20:06:08
This species lives in coral reefs and areas that have a rubble bottom
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