Scorpididae - Sweeps

Use the table to access images and fact sheets of the scorpidid fishes on the site.

Grey Knifefish, Bathystethus cultratus

Grey Knifefish, Bathystethus cultratus
Photographer: Sascha Schulz © Sascha Schulz

The family includes the sweeps and knifefish.

Bathystethus cultratus Grey Knifefish
Scorpis aequipinnis Sea Sweep
Scorpis georgiana Banded Sweep
Scorpis lineolata Silver Sweep
Scorpis violacea Blue Maomao


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