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Scorpaena elongata


Scorpaena elongata was originally described as Scorpaena elongata by Cadenat in 1943. It belongs to the family Scorpaenidae and subfamily Scorpaeninae. It is commonly known as Slender rockfish but has many other common names such as in Benin as Oloulou-osso-non, in France as Rascasse rose, in Italy as Scorfano rosa, in Mauritania as Rascasio, in Spain as Gallineta rosada. more common names It is found in Salt water and its distribution is Mediterranean Sea, eastern Atlantic: Morocco to Namibia.
Species   elongata
AuthorWI   Cadenat [J.]
AuthorNI   Cadenat
Qualification   ---
Year   1943
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   elongata
Original Combination   Scorpaena elongata
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Scorpaena elongata
OriginalSubGenus   Scorpaena
Original Author   Cadenat
Original AuthorWI   Cadenat [J.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1943
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Scorpaeninae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Cap Blanc, Mauritania, depth about 100 meters.
Types   Syntypes: (5) MHNLR P.798 (2).
Primary Code   ---
Journal   Rev. Trav. Inst. Peches Marit.
Citation   v. 13 (nos. 1-4)
Page   552
Illustrations   Figs. 1(4), 9

SubSpecies AuthorWI   ---
Qualification SS   ---

Original QualificationSS   ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI   ---

Current Genus Species   Scorpaena elongata
Current Species   elongata
Current Genus   Scorpaena
Current AuthorWI   Cadenat [J.]
Current AuthorNI   Cadenat
Current Year   1943
Current Family   Scorpaenidae
Current Subfamily  
Scorpaeninae Scorpaeninae

Habitat   demersal        
Water   Salt water
Habitat Notes   An offshore continental species on soft bottoms between 100 and 600 m. Feeds on crustaceans and fishes. Spawns in August and September (Ref. 4570).
Depth Range   From 100 to 600 meters.
Distribution   Mediterranean Sea, eastern Atlantic: Morocco to Namibia.

Current Summary   Valid as Scorpaena elongata  Cadenat 1943. Scorpaenidae: Scorpaeninae.
Name History   • Valid as Scorpaena elongata  Cadenat 1943 -- (Eschmeyer 1969:67 [ref. 1274], Blanc & Hureau 1973:579 [ref. 7218], Hureau & Litvinenko in Whitehead et al. 1986:1216 [ref. 13677], Eschmeyer & Dempster 1990:670 [ref. 17613], Bianchi & Carpenter in Bianchi et al. 1993:153 [ref. 25472], Bilecenoglu et al. 2002:69 [ref. 26753], Fricke et al. 2007:76 [ref. 29533]).

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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
afuerae Scorpaena afuerae Hildebrand [S. F.] 1946Valid
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 Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1801Synonym
americana Scorpaena americana Gmelin [J. F.] 1789Synonym
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
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