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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Scorpaeniformes
Family: Scorpaenidae Scorpionfishes or rockfishes
Subfamily: Scorpaeninae
Genus: Scorpaenodes

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Max. Length 90 cm TL

 
Scorpaenodes africanus
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Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 12 cm TL
Scorpaenodes albaiensis (Evermann & Seale, 1907)

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Scorpaenodes albaiensis
[Longfingered scorpionfish]



Northeast Atlantic
Max. Length 11 cm TL
Scorpaenodes arenai Torchio, 1962

Photo by Photo by Gerovasileiou, V.
 
Scorpaenodes arenai
[Messina rockfish]
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Max. Length 4.7 cm SL

 
Scorpaenodes barrybrowni
[Stellate scorpionfish]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 6.3 cm SL
Scorpaenodes bathycolus Allen & Erdmann, 2012

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Scorpaenodes bathycolus
[]



Western Atlantic
Max. Length 12 cm TL
Scorpaenodes caribbaeus Meek & Hildebrand, 1928

Photo by Photo by Itriago, H.
 
Scorpaenodes caribbaeus
[Reef scorpionfish]



Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 10.5 cm TL
Scorpaenodes corallinus Smith, 1957

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Scorpaenodes corallinus
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Max. Length 15 cm TL

 
Scorpaenodes elongatus
[African spotted scorpionfish]



Southeast Pacific
Max. Length 9 cm NG
Scorpaenodes englerti Eschmeyer & Allen, 1971

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Scorpaenodes englerti
[Englert's scorpionfish]



Indo-Pacific.
Max. Length 10.5 cm TL
Scorpaenodes evides (Jordan & Thompson, 1914)

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Scorpaenodes evides
[Cheekspot scorpionfish]



Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 14 cm TL
Scorpaenodes guamensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Scorpaenodes guamensis
[Guam scorpionfish]