HMS Challenger
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Fish

NHMUK-1890.2.26.57

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Common name:

Luna lionfish

Scientific name:

Pterois lunulata

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Form:

Fluid

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Chordata

Class:

Actinopterygii

Order:

Scorpaeniformes

Family:

Scorpaenidae

Genus:

Pterois

Species:

Pterois lunulata Temminck & Schlegel, 1843

Station/Area Information

Area:

Arafura Sea

Water body:

Arafura Sea

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