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Scorpaena ascensionis


Scorpaena ascensionis was originally described as Scorpaena ascensionis by Eschmeyer in 1971. It belongs to the family Scorpaenidae and subfamily Scorpaeninae. It is found in Salt water.
Species   ascensionis
AuthorWI   Eschmeyer [W. N.]
AuthorNI   Eschmeyer
Qualification   ---
Year   1971
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Scorpaeniformes Scorpaeniformes
Family   Scorpaenidae
Scorpaeninae Scorpaeninae
Genus   Scorpaena
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Scorpaeniformes
Family   Scorpaenidae
Subfamily   Scorpaeninae
Genus   Scorpaena
Original Name   Scorpaena        
Taxon Name   ascensionis
Original Combination   Scorpaena ascensionis
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Scorpaena ascensionis
OriginalSubGenus   Scorpaena
Original Author   Eschmeyer
Original AuthorWI   Eschmeyer [W. N.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1971
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Scorpaeninae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Off Ascension Island, Discovery station 1, depth 16-27 meters.
Types   Paratypes: BMNH 1935.5.2.34 (1).
Primary Code   Holotype
Primary Type   BMNH 1935.5.2.33
Journal   Proc. Calif. Acad. Sci. (Ser. 4)
Citation   v. 37 (no. 17)
Page   503
Illustrations   Fig. 1

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Scorpaena ascensionis
Current Species   ascensionis
Current Genus Scorpaena
Current AuthorWI Eschmeyer [W. N.]
Current AuthorNI   Eschmeyer
Current Year   1971
Current Family Scorpaenidae
Current Subfamily
Scorpaeninae Scorpaeninae

Habitat Marine.        
Water Salt water
Habitat Notes Probably does not exceed 5.0 cm TL (Ref. 4510).
Depth Range From 16 to 27 meters.

Current Summary   Valid as Scorpaena ascensionis  Eschmeyer 1971. Scorpaenidae: Scorpaeninae.
Name History   •Valid as Scorpaena ascensionis Eschmeyer 1971 -- (Eschmeyer & Dempster 1990:670 [ref. 17613], Wirtz et al. 2014:5 [ref. 33516], Poss 2016:2270 [ref. 34610], Fricke et al. 2018:[12] [ref. 36159], Fricke & Zhukov 2020:122 [ref. 37214]).

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afimbria Scorpaena afimbria Slastenenko [E. P.] 1935Synonym
africana Scorpaena africana Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1801Synonym
afuerae Scorpaena afuerae Hildebrand [S. F.] 1946Valid
agassizi Scorpaena agassizi Goode [G. B.] & Bean [T. H.] 1896Synonym
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.] 1787Synonym
ambigua Scorpaena ambigua Klunzinger [C. B.] 1872Synonym
americana Hemitripterus americanus Gmelin [J. F.] 1789Valid
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.] 1853Valid
aqabae Scorpaena aqabae Fowler [H. W.] & Steinitz [H.] 1956Synonym
armata Parascorpaena armata Sauvage [H.-E.] 1873Valid
armata Scorpaena armata Sauvage [H.-E.] 1873Synonym
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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