Prionotus ophryas

Common Name

Bandtail Searobin

Year Described

Jordan & Swain, 1885


Victor, B.C. & L. Ianniello. 2020. Prionotus murielae Mowbray, 1928 is the juvenile of the Bandtail Searobin Prionotus ophryas (Teleostei: Scorpaeniformes: Triglidae). Journal of the Ocean Science Foundation, 35, 76-85.

Other Notes

Prionotus murielae (inset) is a synonym. It is based on a single juvenile specimen of P. ophryas with filamentous upper pectoral rays.