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Zebra Lionfish Dendrochirus zebra

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lovelyclemmy

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December 23, 2015 11:30 AM AWST

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Zebra Lionfish Dendrochirus zebra

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lovelyclemmy

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December 28, 2015 09:30 AM AWST

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Reef Stonefish Synanceia verrucosa

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lovelyclemmy

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December 23, 2015 09:30 AM AWST

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Leaf Scorpionfish Taenianotus triacanthus

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lovelyclemmy

Date

December 23, 2015 09:30 AM AWST

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Leaf Scorpionfish Taenianotus triacanthus

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lovelyclemmy

Date

December 23, 2015 09:30 AM AWST

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Red Scorpionfish Scorpaena scrofa

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ronald63

Date

June 8, 2008

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Jock stewart Helicolenus percoides

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lisa_bennett

Date

January 11, 2016

Description

Caught using a handline.

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Pacific Red Gurnard Chelidonichthys kumu

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lisa_bennett

Date

January 11, 2016

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Small Red Scorpionfish Scorpaena notata

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ronald63

Date

August 22, 2015

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Tassled Scorpionfish Scorpaenopsis oxycephala

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lovelyclemmy

Date

December 25, 2015 09:00 AM AWST

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Fluffy Sculpin Oligocottus snyderi

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marisa_a

Date

January 24, 2016 06:23 PM PST

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Lingcod Ophiodon elongatus

Observer

jellyfishsamich

Date

October 26, 2015 05:45 PM PDT

Description

Found just the head near the entrance of ocean beach. Not sure if caught and cleaned on beach or bought and used for bait.

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Description from Wikipedia

The Scorpaeniformes are a diverse order of ray-finned fish, but have also been called the Scleroparei. It is one of the five largest orders of bony fishes by number of species with over 1320.

No range data available.