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Scorpaena afuerae

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Scorpaena afuerae was originally described as Scorpaena afuerae by Hildebrand in 1946. It belongs to the family Scorpaenidae and subfamily Scorpaeninae. It is commonly known as Peruvian scorpionfish and is known Rascasse péruvienne in France, Rascacio parlamo in Nicaragua, Rascacio párlamo in Spain, Peruvian scorpionfish in United Kingdom. more common names It is found in Salt water and its distribution is Eastern Pacific: Costa Rica to Peru and Cocos Island.
Species   afuerae
AuthorWI   Hildebrand [S. F.]
AuthorNI   Hildebrand
Qualification   ---
Year   1946
Status   Valid
Class  
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Order  
Scorpaeniformes Scorpaeniformes
Family   Scorpaenidae
Subfamily  
Scorpaeninae Scorpaeninae
Genus   Scorpaena
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Scorpaeniformes
Family   Scorpaenidae
Subfamily   Scorpaeninae
Genus   Scorpaena
Original Name   Scorpaena        
Taxon Name   afuerae
Original Combination   Scorpaena afuerae
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Scorpaena afuerae
OriginalSubGenus   Scorpaena
Original Author   Hildebrand
Original AuthorWI   Hildebrand [S. F.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1946
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Scorpaeninae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Lobos de Afuera Island, Peru, depth 20 fathoms.
Primary Code   Holotype (unique)
Primary Type   USNM 128130
Journal   Bull. U. S. Natl. Mus.
Citation   No. 189
Page   443
Illustrations   Fig. 85

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Original QualificationSS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---


Current Genus Species Scorpaena afuerae
Current Species   afuerae
Current Genus Scorpaena
Current AuthorWI Hildebrand [S. F.]
Current AuthorNI   Hildebrand
Current Year   1946
Current Family Scorpaenidae
Current Subfamily
Scorpaeninae Scorpaeninae

Habitat demersal        
Water Salt water
Habitat Notes Rare species. Known from specimens taken from a depth of 80 m.
   
Distribution Eastern Pacific: Costa Rica to Peru and Cocos Island.

Current Summary   Valid as Scorpaena afuerae  Hildebrand 1946. Scorpaenidae: Scorpaeninae.
 
Name History   • Valid as Scorpaena afuerae  Hildebrand 1946 -- (Poss in Fischer et al. 1995:1553 [ref. 22830], Chirichigno F. & Vélez D. 1998:268 [ref. 24555], Gómez C. et al. 2001:200 [ref. 26149], Page et al. 2013:116 [ref. 32708]).

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aculeata Scorpaena aculeata Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1801Action
afimbria Scorpaena afimbria Slastenenko [E. P.] 1935Synonym
africana Scorpaena africana Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1801Synonym
agassizi Scorpaena agassizi Goode [G. B.] & Bean [T. H.] 1896Spelling
agassizii Scorpaena agassizii Goode [G. B.] & Bean [T. H.] 1896Valid
albifimbria Scorpaena albifimbria Evermann [B. W.] & Marsh [M. C.] 1900Valid
albobrunnea Scorpaena albobrunnea Günther [A.] 1874Synonym
albofasciata Scorpaena albofasciata Metzelaar [J.] 1919Synonym
alepidota Scorpaena alepidota Bloch [M. E.] 1787Not available
ambigua Scorpaena ambigua Klunzinger [C. B.] 1872Synonym
americana Scorpaena americana Gmelin [J. F.] 1789Synonym
americana Scorpaena americana Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1801Synonym
amplisquamiceps Scorpaena amplisquamiceps Fowler [H. W.] 1938Synonym
angolensis Scorpaena angolensis Norman [J. R.] 1935Valid
annobonae Scorpaena annobonae Eschmeyer [W. N.] 1969Valid
antennata Scorpaena antennata Bloch [M. E.] 1787Synonym
aplodactylus Scorpaena aplodactylus Bleeker [P.] 1853Uncertain
aqabae Scorpaena aqabae Fowler [H. W.] & Steinitz [H.] 1956Synonym
armata Parascorpaena armata (Sauvage [H.-E.] 1873)Valid
armata Scorpaena armata Sauvage [H.-E.] 1873Synonym
ascensionis Scorpaena ascensionis Eschmeyer [W. N.] 1971Valid
asperella Scorpaena asperella Bennett [E. T.] 1828Synonym
atlantica Scorpaena atlantica Nichols [J. T.] & Breder [C. M., Jr.] 1924Synonym
aurita Scorpaena aurita Rüppell [W. P. E. S.] 1838Synonym
axillaris Scorpaena axillaris Bliss [R.] 1883Synonym
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