Image: Golden Scorpionfish at Horseshoe Reef

Golden Scorpionfish at Horseshoe Reef

A Golden Scorpionfish at a depth of 2 m, Horseshoe Reef, in the lagoon at Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, February 2012.

Photographer:
Tim Crawford
Rights:
© Tim Crawford

Notes

The species has not previously been recorded from the Tasman Sea. Thank you to  Dr Hiroyuki Motomura for identifying the fish.

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Tags fishes, ichthyology, Scorpaenidae, Golden Scorpionfish, Parascorpaena aurita,