family Scorpaenidae


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The family Scorpaenidae was composed mostly of juvenile fish (Sebastes and Sebastelobus spp.
Shortspine thornyhead (Sebastolobus alascanus) is a member of the family Scorpaenidae, which includes the rockfishes (Sebastes- over 60 species in the northeast Pacific) and three species of thornyheads (Sebastolobus).