Scorpaenodes quadrispinosus, Fourspine scorpionfish

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Scorpaenodes quadrispinosus Greenfield & Matsuura, 2002

Fourspine scorpionfish
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Teleostei (teleosts) > Perciformes/Scorpaenoidei (Scorpionfishes) > Scorpaenidae (Scorpionfishes or rockfishes) > Scorpaeninae
Etymology: Scorpaenodes: Latin, scorpaena = a kind of fish, 1706 + Greek oides = similar to (Ref. 45335);  quadrispinosus: From the Latin quattor meaning four and spina meaning spine, in reference to its diagnostic four suborbital spines (Ref. 46823).
More on authors: Greenfield & Matsuura.

Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range Ecology

Marine; reef-associated; depth range 0 - 12 m (Ref. 90102). Tropical

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