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Scorpaena Linnaeus 1758 (scorpionfish)

Osteichthyes - Perciformes - Scorpaenidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 35914

Parent taxon: Scorpaenidae according to W. Schwarzhans 2003

Sister taxa: Rhomarchus, Scorpaenoides, Sebastavus, Sebastodes

Subtaxa: Scorpaena corallophilus, Scorpaena pilari, Scorpaena tessieri

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore