Pterois russelii   Bennett,  1831 (Fish)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Scorpaeniformes
Family:Scorpaenidae

Description
Max. size: 30cm

Synonym (s)
Pseudomonopterus kodipungi (Bleeker, 1852)
Pterois geniserra Cuvier, 1829
Pterois kodipungi Bleeker, 1852
Pterois russeli Bennett, 1831
(Misspelling)
Pterois russelli Bennett, 1831
Pterois russellii Bennett, 1831

Common Name (s)
• Plaintail Turkeyfish (English)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Reef Associated

Biogeography


• Kerala INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Bijukumar, A and Deepthi, GR (2009) Mean trophic index of fish fauna associated with trawl bycatch of Kerala, southwest coast of India Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India The Marine Biological Association of India, Cochin 51(2) 145 - 154 Available at - NIO, Goa

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