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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Scorpaena scrofa Linnaeus, 1758

Scientific synonyms and common names

Scorpaena scrofa Linnaeus, 1758

Synonyms:

Scorpaena scrofa Linnaeus, 1758, Syst. Nat., ed. X: 266 ('Habitat in M. Mediterraneo').
Scorpaena scrofa: Bloch, 1788: 7, pl. 182 Lacepède, 1801: 280 Risso, 1810: 188; 1826: 370 Cuvier, 1829, in Cuv. Val.: 288 Lowe, 1841: 175; 1844: 105, pl. 16 Guichenot, 1850: 41 Günther, 1860: 108 Sauvage, 1878: 122, pl. 1 (fig 9) Moreau, 1881: 310, fig. 116 Hilgendorf, 1888: 207 Roule, 1907: 19 Fage, 1918: 109, fig. 78-79, map 14 de Buen, 1919: 47 Fowler, 1923: 34 Norman, 1935b: 614;1935a: 28 Nobre, 1935: 100, pl. 13 (fig. 41-42) de Buen, 1935-1936: 123, fig. 89 Fowler, 1936: 922, 1307 & 1360 Cadenat, 1943: 548, fig. 7 Maul, 1949: 156 Lozano Rey, 1952: 274, pl. 23 (fig. 1-2) Ben-Tuvia, 1953: 28 Dollfus, 1955: 67 & 160 Dieuzeide et al., 1955: 263, fig. Boutiere, 1958: passim Dollfus, 1959: 110 Riedl, 1963: 551, pl. 206 Soljan, 1963: 279 Bini, 1965: 236 Wheeler, 1969: 478, fig. Eschmeyer, 1969: 69, fig. 9b c Blache, 1970: 411, fig. 1053.
Scorpaena barbata Lacepède, 1801, Hist. nat. Poiss., 3: 274.
Scorpaena lutea Risso, 1810, Ichthyol. Nice: 190 (Méditerranée). Type: lost.
Scorpaena lutea: Risso, 1826: 371 Roule, 1907: 20.
Scorpaena scropha: Ninni, 1912: 47.


Common names:

calbracho [Es]
large-scaled scorpion fish [En]
rascasse rouge [Fr]
red scorpionfish [En]
scorfano rosso [It]
truie [Fr]

Large-scaled scorpion fish (Scorpaena scrofa)