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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Clearfin Lionfish Pterois radiata

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

August 13, 2015 03:00 PM EET

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sea Raven Hemitripterus americanus

Observer

atincrab

Date

August 28, 2015 08:44 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

August 27, 2015

Description

Juvenile rockfish of some sort - attacked the camera! About 2" long.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Red Lionfish Pterois volitans

Date

August 24, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Pict0033

What

Common Lionfish Pterois miles

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

August 13, 2015 09:30 AM EET

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

rocote falsa cabrilla Sebastes serranoides

Observer

richardwasson

Date

August 24, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Vermilion Rockfish Sebastes miniatus

Observer

richardwasson

Date

August 24, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

China Rockfish Sebastes nebulosus

Observer

richardwasson

Date

August 24, 2015

Description

Small fish returned to the sea.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black rockfish Sebastes melanops

Observer

dominic

Date

August 23, 2015

Description

Seems right. If wrong please feel free to correct. I know that it is a rockfish for sure. Courtesy of a local fisherman.

Photos / Sounds

What

Small Red Scorpionfish Scorpaena notata

Observer

evapmed

Date

August 22, 2015

Description

I believe this one was blind on its left eye. It looked all red instead of being a darker colour.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Clearfin Lionfish Pterois radiata

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

August 12, 2015 02:30 PM EET

Photos / Sounds

What

Indian Ocean Crocodilefish Papilloculiceps longiceps

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

August 12, 2015 02:30 PM EET
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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.