Stonefish live primarily above the tropic of Capricorn: The reef stonefish is the most widespread species of the stonefishes family, and is known to be found in the shallow tropical marine waters of the Pacific and Indian oceans, ranging from the Red Sea to the Queensland Great Barrier Reef.

The Stonefish lives in the reef-associated, brackish, marine environment.

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The stonefish lives primarily above the tropic of Capricorn. Its main habitat is on coral reefs, near and about rocks, or can be found dormant in the mud or sand. More

Stonefish live primarily above the tropic of Capricorn: The reef stonefish is the most widespread species of the stonefishes family, and is known to be found in the shallow tropical marine waters of the Pacific and Indian oceans, ranging from the Red Sea to the Queensland More

involved in the dance is the stonefish, also a member of the scorpionfish family. It is believed to be the deadliest fish in the world. This is the most venomous fish known. More

* Stonefish attacks in Australia References - 1. ^ "Notesthe robusta - Family Scorpaenidae". O'Connor,J. Southern Cross University. More

Extremely venomous Reef Stonefish Synanceia verrucosa Two Fish in picture Image: 24M1083-02 Buy Image License Add Photo to Lightbox View Larger Photo View your Lightbox Order Print of Photo Extremely venomous More

The Reef Stonefish can be superbly camouflaged. It often looks like an encrusted rock or lump of coral. The species is widely distributed throughout tropical, marine waters of the Indo-Pacific. It has stout dorsal fin spines which can inject an extremely poisonous venom. More

The Stonefish is another of Australia's deadly marine creatures. They inhabit shallow waters along the coast. The stonefish is well camouflaged in the ocean, as it is a brownish colour, and often resembles a rock. This is why it is called the Stonefish. More

This stonefish appears to have a problem. Origins: You can find (if you look very closely) freshwater stonefish in many countries in the Indo-Pacific rim. They’re just one more reason not to go wading barefooted. More

Save on stonefish at Bing™ cashback! stone·fish (stnfsh)n. pl. stonefish or stone·fish·es Any of several tropical scorpion fishes of the genus Synanceja, especially S. More

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Scorpionfish, lionfish, and stonefish are all poisonous fish that live in tropical and temperate oceans, especially the Red Sea and Indian and Pacific Oceans. They have erectile spines on their dorsal, anal, and pelvic fins. More

Stonefish, a tropical marine fish that lives in shallow water. Its drab brown color and rough, warty skin help it to blend in with the mud flats and coral reefs where it is found. The back is covered by a series of venomous spines. More

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that recognising a stonefish, even if it is right in front of your eyes, is very difficult. Their camouflage is incredibly effective and only experienced fish-watchers who have a trained eye are likely to see them. More

Size of StonefishAbout 20 species of stonefish occur in the Indo-Pacific. All have needlelike dorsal-fin spines, equipped with venom glands that produce the most deadly of all fish venoms. Wounds from a stonefish can kill any human unlucky enough to tread on the spines. More

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Common names

Almindelig stenfisk in Danish (dansk)
Bocho in Swahili (Kiswahili)
Bwavaxic in Kumak
Ca mat quy in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
Ceramanai in Makassarese
Chetta-chammam in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
Crapaud in French (français)
Delta-stenfisk in Danish (dansk)
devilfish in English
Dornorn in English
Dunun in Tokelauan
Estuarine stonefish in English
Estuary stonefish in English
fi-fi in Creole, French
fi-fi in Creoles and Pidgins, French
Fisho pedro in Ido
Friyal in Arabic (‫العربية)
Gatasan in Hiligaynon
Gatasan in Tagalog
Gatasan in Visayan
Gauviha-mas in Mahl
Horrid stonefish in English
Ikan batu in Bahasa Indonesia
Lacrau in Portuguese (Português)
Laffe in French (français)
Laffe la boue in Creole, French
Laffe la boue in Creoles and Pidgins, French
Le hiedeux in Creole, French
Le hiedeux in Creoles and Pidgins, French
Lepu tembaga in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Loufash in Austronesian (Other)
Loufash in Carolinian
Lupo in Tagalog
Lupu in Tagalog
Neuk in Pije
No in Marshallese (Kajin M̧ajeļ)
No in Numee
Nohu in Maori (te reo Māori)
Nohu in Tahitian (Reo Mā`ohi)
Novu in Fijian (vosa Vakaviti)
Nowuwor in Austronesian (Other)
Nowuwor in Carolinian
Nufu malulasa in Marshall
Nufu malulasa in Marshallese (Kajin M̧ajeļ)
Oni-darumaokoze in Japanese (日本語)
Peychan in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
Pez piedra común in Spanish (español)
Pla karang-hin in Thai (ไทย)
poison scorpionfish in English
Poisson pierre in French (français)
Poisson pierre commun in French (français)
Poisson-pierre in French (français)
Pugapuga in Tuamotuan
Reef stonefish in English
Steenvis in Afrikaans
Steenvis in Dutch (Nederlands)
Steinfisch in German (Deutsch)
Steinfische in German (Deutsch)
Stenfisk in Swedish (Svenska)
Stone fish in English
Stonefish in English
Sumalapau in Tagalog
Synancée in French (français)
Synancée verruqueuse in French (français)
Szkaradnica in Polish (polski)
Tapoi in Javanese (basa Jawa)
Taterehau in Tahitian (Reo Mā`ohi)
True stonefish in English
Warty ghoul in English
рыба-камень in Russian (русский язык)
ചെട്ട ചമ്മം in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
ചെട്ട ചാമ്മാം in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
പിയ്ചാന് in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
പേച്ചന് in Malayalam (മലയാളം)
毒鮋 in Mandarin Chinese
毒鲉 in Mandarin Chinese
玫瑰毒鮋 in Mandarin Chinese
玫瑰毒鲉 in Mandarin Chinese
肿瘤毒鲉 in Mandarin Chinese
腫瘤毒鮋 in Mandarin Chinese
虎魚 in Mandarin Chinese
虎鱼 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Scorpaeniformes
Family : Synanceiidae
Genus : Synanceia
Species : Synanceia verrucosa
Authority : Bloch & Schneider, 1801