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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Trachyscorpia echinata (Koehler, 1896)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Trachyscorpia cristulata echinata (Koehler, 1896)

Synonyms:

Scorpaena echinata Koehler, 1896, Résult. sci. Camp. Caudan, Poiss., Ann. Univ. Lyon: 478-483, pl. 27 (fig. 46) ('Golfe de Gascogne'). Holotype: Faculté des Sciences de Lyon, Section Biologie animale et Zoologie.
Sebastes kuhlii (nec Bowdich): Vaillant, 1888: 370.
Scorpaena cristulata Goode & Bean, 1896, Oceanic Ichthyology: 246, fig. 242 ('Georgia'). Holotype: USNM no. 39326.
Scorpaena cristulata: Koehler, 1896: 524 (footnote) Cadenat, 1943: 535 Dollfus, 1955: 67 & 160 Boutière, 1958: 1-83, pl. 5b Collignon & Aloncle, 1960: 25.
Scorpaena (Helicolenus) cristulata: Fage, 1918: 103.
Scorpaena echinata: Norman, 1935a, 12: 32; 1935b: 614.
Trachyscorpia echinata: Ginsburg, 1953: 59.
Trachyscorpia cristulata: Furnestin et al., 1958: 470, fig. 69 Maurin, 1962: 206 & 213.
Scorpaena (Trachyscorpia) cristulata: Dollfus, 1959: 110.
Trachyscorpia cristulata echinata: Eschmeyer, 1969: 49.

Common names:

rascasse épineuse [Fr]
rascasse [Fr]
scorpion-fish [En]
spiny scorpionfish [En]

Scorpion-fish (Trachyscorpia echinata)