Fish ID: Spot-fin Lionfish

Lionfish spot fin lionfish pterois antennata ci
Family Lionfish (SCORPAENIDAE)
species Pterois antennata
size To 18cm
locality Coastal, lagoon and outer reefs
behaviour Solitary
range Indo-West Pacific including Northern Australia

A smaller variety of lionfish with long filamentous rays and a fan of skin marked with distinct spots on the pectoral fins.