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Name - Pterois lunulata

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Life Sciences Identifier (LSID) [metadata]

Variants and Synonyms

Reported Taxonomic Ranks


Reported Taxonomic Hierarchies

Animalia (Kingdom)
Chordata (Phylum)
Vertebrata (Subphylum)
Pisces (Group)
Osteichthyes (Group)
Scorpaenidae (Family)


Recent Publications

  • Pterois volitans.
  • Venoms from six species of marine fish: lethal and hemolytic activities and their neutralization by commercial stonefish antivenom.
  • Reproduction in Pterois lunulata.
  • Chromosomal studies of five tropical scorpaeniform fishes (Teleostei, Scorpaenidae).
  • Proteinaceous toxins from three species of scorpaeniform fish (lionfish Pterois lunulata, devil stinger Inimicus japonicus and waspfish Hypodytes rubripinnis): Close similarity in properties and primary structures to stonefish toxins.

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