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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Scorpaeniformes
Family: Scorpaenidae Scorpionfishes or rockfishes
Subfamily: Scorpaeninae
Genus: Phenacoscorpius

(See list of species below)



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6 species (see list below)

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Indo-West Pacific.
Max. Length 10 cm TL

 
Phenacoscorpius adenensis
[Toothed no-line scorpionfish]
No picture found
Southeast Pacific
Max. Length 13.3 cm SL

 
Phenacoscorpius eschmeyeri
[]
No picture found
Southwestern Pacific
Max. Length 10.5 cm SL

 
Phenacoscorpius longilineatus
[Southern no-line scorpionfish]

Photo by CSIRO Australian National Fish Collection

Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 6.3 cm SL
Phenacoscorpius longirostris Motomura & Last, 2009

Photo by CSIRO Australian National Fish Collection
 
Phenacoscorpius longirostris
[Longsnout No-line Scorpionfish]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Pacific
Max. Length 13.5 cm TL
Phenacoscorpius megalops Fowler, 1938

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Phenacoscorpius megalops
[Noline scorpionfish]
No picture found
Western Atlantic
Max. Length 10 cm TL

 
Phenacoscorpius nebris
[Short-tube scorpionfish]
6 Species of Family Scorpaenidae with Genus Phenacoscorpius
(Scorpionfishes or rockfishes)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1939 Phenacoscorpius adenensis Toothed no-line scorpionfish Indo-West Pacific. 10 TL
1992 Phenacoscorpius eschmeyeri Southeast Pacific 13.3 SL
2012 Phenacoscorpius longilineatus Southern no-line scorpionfish Southwestern Pacific 10.5 SL
2009 Phenacoscorpius longirostris Longsnout No-line Scorpionfish Southwest Pacific 6.3 SL
1938 Phenacoscorpius megalops Noline scorpionfish Pacific 13.5 TL
1965 Phenacoscorpius nebris Short-tube scorpionfish Western Atlantic 10 TL



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