Spotback scorpionfish

The Spotback scorpionfish lives in the demersal, marine environment.

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Common names

Lapón in sp
Lapón lomo manchado in Spanish (español)
pez-escorpión in sp
Rascacio in sp
Rascacio lomo mancahado in Spanish (español)
Rascasse à dos tacheté in French (français)
scorpionfish in English
Spotback scorpionfish in English
沃氏海鮋 in Mandarin Chinese
沃氏海鮋 in Unknown
沃氏海鲉 in Mandarin Chinese
沃氏海鲉 in Unknown

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Order : Scorpaeniformes
Family : Scorpaenidae
Genus : Pontinus
Species : Pontinus vaughani
Authority : Barnhart & Hubbs, 1946