Two species are prevalent. Seen here is the common Lionfish (Pterois
miles). The other species is the Clear Fin Lionfish (Pterois
radiata). Closely related to Scorpionfish
As such these fish pack a toxic punch in their dorsal fins which can be
neutralized by applying hot water.
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