Accepted scientific name:
Scorpaena scrofa Linnaeus, 1758 (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Scorpaena scrofa Linnaeus, 1758
Synonyms:
Scorpaena barbata (non Bonnaterre, 1788) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Scorpaena barbata (non Bonnaterre, 1788)
Scorpaena barbata (non Gronow, 1854) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Scorpaena barbata (non Gronow, 1854)
Scorpaena lutea Risso, 1810 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Scorpaena lutea Risso, 1810
Scorpaena natalensis Regan, 1906 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Scorpaena natalensis Regan, 1906
Scorpaenopsis natalensis (Regan, 1906) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Scorpaenopsis natalensis (Regan, 1906)
Sebastapistes scorfa (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Sebastapistes scorfa (Linnaeus, 1758)
Common names:
Common name Language Country
Grootskub-skerpioenvis Afrikaans South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Shkerp i kuq Albanian Albania Click here to show the literature
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Cap-roig Catalan Spain Click here to show the literature
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Charroco e xarroco Creole, Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Fanhama Creole, Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Garoupa da Madeira Creole, Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Garoupa de madeira Creole, Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Crljenak Croatian Croatia Click here to show the literature
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Jaukovica Croatian Croatia Click here to show the literature
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Logrnja Croatian Croatia Click here to show the literature
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Skrpina Croatian Croatia Click here to show the literature
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Orange dragehovedfisk Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Bigscale scorpionfish English South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Bigscale scorpionfish English USA Click here to show the literature
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Large-scaled scorpion fish English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Largescaled scorpionfish English USA Click here to show the literature
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Orange scorpionfish English USA Click here to show the literature
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Red scorpion-fish English Azores Is Click here to show the literature
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Red scorpionfish English Spain Click here to show the literature
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Red scorpionfish English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Scorpionfish English USA Click here to show the literature
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Whiskery scorpionfish English USA Click here to show the literature
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Oloulou-osso-non Fon GBE Benin Click here to show the literature
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Chapon French France Click here to show the literature
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Rascasse rouge French France Click here to show the literature
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Truie French France Click here to show the literature
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Große Meersau German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Großer Drachenkopf German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Großer Roter Drachenkopf German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Meersau German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Roter Drachenkopf German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Cappone Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Cipudda Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Cipuddazza Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Cipuddra Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Pescio cappon Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Ròcana scorfanu Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Ròfana Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Scarpena rossa Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Scarpigna Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Scarpina Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Scarpina rossa Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Scoffina Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Scorfane russe de fangu Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Scorfano Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Scorfano maggiore Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Scorfano rosso Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Scorfina Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Scorpena rossa Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Scrofa Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Scrofanu russu Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Scrofola rossa Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Cippullazza Maltese Malta Click here to show the literature
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Skorfna Maltese Malta Click here to show the literature
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Skorfna hamra Maltese Malta Click here to show the literature
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南非鮋 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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南非鲉 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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赤鮋 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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赤鲉 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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Skorpina Modern Greek (1453-) Greece Click here to show the literature
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Κόκκινη σκορπίνα Modern Greek (1453-) Greece Click here to show the literature
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Σκορπίνα Modern Greek (1453-) Greece Click here to show the literature
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Χάφτης Modern Greek (1453-) Greece Click here to show the literature
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Skorpena Polish Poland Click here to show the literature
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Cantarilho-legítimo Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Carneiro Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Galinha Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Galinha-do-mar Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Palhaçao Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Palhaço Portuguese Madeira Is Click here to show the literature
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Peixe galinha Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Peixe-carneiro Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Peixe-carneiro Portuguese Madeira Is Click here to show the literature
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Peixe-fogo vermelho Portuguese Mozambique Click here to show the literature
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Rainúnculo Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Ranúnculo Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Rascasso Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Rascasso-vermelho Portuguese Portugal Click here to show the literature
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Requeime Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Rocaz Portuguese Azores Is Click here to show the literature
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Rocaz Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Roncaz Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Serrão Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Zolotistaya skorpena Russian Russia Click here to show the literature
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скорпена красная Russian Russia Click here to show the literature
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Velika škarpena Slovenian Slovenia Click here to show the literature
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Cabracho Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Calbracho Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Escarapote Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Gallineta Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Havssugga Swedish Sweden Click here to show the literature
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Lipsoz Turkish Turkey Click here to show the literature
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Classification:
Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Scorpaeniformes
Family Scorpaenidae
Genus Scorpaena
Distribution: Eastern Atlantic: British Isles (rare) to Senegal including Madeira, the Canary Islands, and Cape Verde. Also throughout the Mediterranean except Black Sea. South African species thought to be the same as population in the northeast Atlantic (Ref. 4313).
Additional data: -
Source database: FishBase, Jan 2011
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: -
Online resource: http://www.fishbase.org/Summary/SpeciesSummary.php?ID=1759
CoL taxon LSID: urn:lsid:catalogueoflife.org:taxon:d143c352-2dc5-11e0-98c6-2ce70255a436:col20110201