Galapagos Species Checklist


Antennarius coccineus

(Lesson, 1831)

Domain Eukaryota
Kingdom Animalia
Division Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Lophiiformes
Suborder Antennarioidei
Family Antennariidae
Subfamily Antennariinae
Genus Antennarius

Antennarius coccineus  (Lesson, 1831)

 

English common name: Scarlet frogfish

Spanish common name: ranisapo escarlata

Name status: Accepted name; taxon occurs in Galapagos.

Last updated: 11 Jan 2013

Origin

  • In
    Introduced
  • Na
    Native

  • En
    Endemic
  • Hy
    Hypothetical
  • Id
    Indigenous

    Taxon native but not endemic.

  • Mi
    Migrant
  • EnQ
    Questionable Endemic
  • Re
    Resident
  • Va
    Vagrant

Distribution

region.name

Bioregions: South-eastern.

Galapagos island groups: Santa Cruz.

Indo-Pacific


Please be aware that this distribution map is automatically generated from database records (CDF and external specimens, literature records, and observations) and may not accurately reflect the currently-known distribution for all species.

Literature

  • Appeltans, W., Bouchet, P., Boxshall, G.A., Fauchald, K., Gordon, D.P., Hoeksema, B.W., Poore, G.C.B., van Soest, R.W.M., Stöhr, S., Walter, T.C., Costello, M.J. (eds.) (2010) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS). Available online at http://www.marinespecies.org.
  • McCosker, J.E., Rosenblatt, R.H. (2010) The fishes of the Galápagos Archipelago: an update. Proc. Calif. Acad. Sc., Ser. 4, vol. 61, Suppl. II, no. 11: 167-195.