Lionfish

Antennata Lionfish

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Name Antennata, Spotfin Lionfish

Scientific Name Pterois antennata

Min Aquaria Volume 200L

Max Size 20cm  7.9''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef -With Caution

Temperament Can be Semi-Aggressive

Diet Carnivore

Care Moderate

Origin Indo -Pacific

Notes Warning- Venomous Spines.

 

Blackfoot Lionfish

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Name Black Foot, Blue Fin Lionfish

Scientific Name Parapterois heterura

Min Aquaria Volume 150L

Max Size 15cm  6''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef -With Caution

Temperament Can be Semi-Aggressive

Diet Carnivore

Care Moderate

Origin Indo -Pacific - Cooler Waters

Notes Warning- Venomous Spines.

 

Clearfin Lionfish

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Name Clearfin Lionfish

Scientific Name Pterois radiata

Min Aquaria Volume 200L

Max Size 24cm  9.4''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef -With Caution

Temperament Can be Semi-Aggressive

Diet Carnivore

Care Moderate

Origin Indo -Pacific

Notes Warning- Venomous Spines.

 

Dwarf Lionfish

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Name Dwarf Lionfish

Scientific Name Dendrochirus zebra

Min Aquaria Volume 200L

Max Size 18cm  7.1''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef -With Caution

Temperament Can be Semi-Aggressive

Diet Carnivore

Care Moderate

Origin Indo -Pacific

Notes Warning- Venomous Spines.

Fu Manchu Lionfish

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Name Fu Manchu, Twin Spot Lionfish

Scientific Name Dendrochirus biocellatus

Min Aquaria Volume 200L

Max Size 10cm  3.9''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef -With Caution

Temperament Can be Semi-Aggressive

Diet Carnivore

Care Moderate

Origin Indo -Pacific

Notes Warning- Venomous Spines.

Fuzzy Dwarf Lionfish

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Name Fuzzy Dwarf, Shortfin Lionfish

Scientific Name Dendrochirus brachypterus

Min Aquaria Volume 200L

Max Size 17cm  6.7''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef -With Caution

Temperament Can be Semi-Aggressive

Diet Carnivore

Care Moderate

Origin Indo -Pacific

Notes Warning- Venomous Spines.

 

Green Lionfish

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Name Green, Hawaiian Lionfish

Scientific Name Dendrochirus barberi

Min Aquaria Volume 200L

Max Size 16cm  6.3''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef -With Caution

Temperament Can be Semi-Aggressive

Diet Carnivore

Care Moderate

Origin Hawaiian Islands

Notes Warning- Venomous Spines.

Hawaiian Lionfish

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Name Hawaiian Lionfish, Nohu pinoa

Scientific Name Pterois sphex

Min Aquaria Volume 300L

Max Size 23cm  8''

Aquarium Compatability Reef -With Caution

Temprement Can be Semi-Aggressive

Diet Carnivore

Care Moderate

Origin Hawaii

Notes Warning- Venomous Spines. 

Miles Lionfish

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Name Miles Lionfish

Scientific Name Pterois miles

Min Aquaria Volume 300L

Max Size 38cm  15''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef -With Caution

Temperament Can be Semi-Aggressive

Diet Carnivore

Care Moderate

Origin Indian Ocean

Notes Warning- Venomous Spines.

Mombassa Lionfish

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Name Mombassa Lionfish

Scientific Name Pterois mombassae

Min Aquaria Volume 200L

Max Size 16cm  6.3''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef -With Caution

Temperament Can be Semi-Aggressive

Diet Carnivore

Care Moderate

Origin Indo -Pacific

Notes Warning- Venomous Spines.

 

Russell's Lionfish

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Name Russell's Lionfish

Scientific Name Pterois russeli

Min Aquaria Volume 300L

Max Size 30cm  11.8''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef -With Caution

Temperament Can be Semi-Aggressive

Diet Carnivore

Care Moderate

Origin Indo -Pacific

Notes Warning- Venomous Spines.

Volitans Lionfish

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Name Volitans Lionfish

Scientific Name Pterois volitans

Min Aquaria Volume 300L

Max Size 38cm  15''

Aquarium Compatibility Reef -With Caution

Temperament Can be Semi-Aggressive

Diet Carnivore

Care Moderate

Origin Indo -Pacific

Notes Warning- Venomous Spines.

 

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