Fish ID: Devil Scorpionfish

Scorpionfish devil scorpionfish scorpaenopis diabolus gil
Family Scorpionfish (SCORPAENIDAE)
species Scorpaenopis diabolus
size To 30cm
locality Within rocks or coral or on substrate
behaviour Solitary, usually stationary
range Asian Pacific

Conical body with hump on back, colouration varies with location. Fan shaped pectoral fins which are bright reddy-orange underneath. You may catch a glimpse of this if it moves.