Florent's Guide To The

Tropical Reefs

Twinspot Lionfish
Twinspot Lionfish
Scientific Name: Dendrochirus biocellatus
Family: Scorpaenidae
Subfamily: Pteroinae
Category: Lionfishes
Also known as: Ocellated Lionfish, Twospot Turkeyfish, Double-Ocellated Scorpionfish
Size: 3 to 4 in. (7 to 10 cm)  
Depth: 10-130 ft. (3-40 m)
Distribution: Indo-Pacific, Polynesia

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