View Mode
Paracentropogon vespa
View All Pictures


Paracentropogon vespa


Paracentropogon vespa was originally described as Paracentropogon vespa by Ogilby in 1910. It belongs to the family Scorpaenidae and subfamily Tetraroginae. It is commonly known as Wasp roguefish. It is found in Salt water and its distribution is Australia.
Species   vespa
AuthorWI   Ogilby [J. D.]
AuthorNI   Ogilby
Qualification   ---
Year   1910
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Scorpaeniformes Scorpaeniformes
Family   Scorpaenidae
Tetraroginae Tetraroginae
Genus   Paracentropogon
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Scorpaeniformes
Family   Scorpaenidae
Subfamily   Tetraroginae
Genus   Paracentropogon
Original Name   Paracentropogon        
Taxon Name   vespa
Original Combination   Paracentropogon vespa
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Paracentropogon vespa
OriginalSubGenus   Paracentropogon
Original Author   Ogilby
Original AuthorWI   Ogilby [J. D.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1910
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Tetraroginae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   14 miles southeast, off Cape Capricorn, Queensland, Australia, depth 13 fathoms.
Primary Code   Holotype (unique)
Primary Type   AMS E.2932
Journal   New Fish. Queensland
Page   116

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Original QualificationSS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Paracentropogon vespa
Current Species   vespa
Current Genus Paracentropogon
Current AuthorWI Whitley [G. P.]
Current AuthorNI   Whitley
Current Year   1910
Current Family Scorpaenidae
Current Subfamily
Tetraroginae Tetraroginae

Habitat reef-associated        
Water Salt water
Distribution Australia.

Current Summary   Valid as Paracentropogon vespa  Ogilby 1910. Tetrarogidae.
Name History   • Valid as Paracentropogon vespa  Ogilby 1910 -- (Allen & Swainston 1988:48 [ref. 25477], Paxton et al. 1989:446 [ref. 12442], Allen 1997:76 [ref. 23977], Poss 1999:2308 [ref. 24796], Hutchins 2001:27 [ref. 25847], Allen et al. 2006:901 [ref. 29078]).

Common Names  Common Names
Picture  Picture
Places  Places
Hierarchy  Hierarchy
Pictures  Pictures
First Publication  First Publication
Species Links  Species Links
Name Combinations  Name Combinations
References  References
Page 1 of 1 (12 items). Click on a column heading to sort data. Prev[1]Next v
Drag a column header here to group by that column
Species Ascending
Genus Species Ascending
Open filter row popup menu
Open filter row popup menu
Open filter row popup menu
Open filter row popup menu
aeglefinis Paracentropogon aeglefinis Weber [M.] 1913Valid
aeglefinus Paracentropogon aeglefinus Weber [M.] 1913Synonym
cynocephalus Paracentropogon cynocephalus Weber [M.] 1913Synonym
livingstonei Paracentropogon livingstonei Whitley [G. P.] 1933Synonym
longispinis Paracentropogon longispinis (Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1829)Valid
longispinus Paracentropogon longispinus (Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1829)Spelling
pleurostigma Paracentropogon pleurostigma Weber [M.] 1913Synonym
profundus Paracentropogon profundus Smith [J. L. B.] 1958Synonym
rubripinnis Paracentropogon rubripinnis (Temminck [C. J.] & Schlegel [H.] 1843)Valid
scorpio Paracentropogon scorpio Ogilby [J. D.] 1910Synonym
vespa livingstonei Paracentropogon vespa livingstonei Whitley [G. P.] 1933Synonym
zonatus Paracentropogon zonatus (Weber [M.] 1913)Valid
Page 1 of 1 (12 items). Click on a column heading to sort data. Prev[1]Next v
Show filter builder dialogCreate Filter 
Designed & Developed by Rebin Infotech