Pontinus nigropunctatus

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Pontinus nigropunctatus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Scorpaeniformes
Family: Scorpaenidae
Genus: Pontinus
Species: P. nigropunctatus
Binomial name
Pontinus nigropunctatus
(Günther, 1868)

Pontinus nigropunctatus, the deepwater jack or St. Helena deepwater scorpionfish, is a species of fish in the Scorpaenidae family. It is endemic to Saint Helena.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pearce-Kelly, P.; de Bruyne, G.; Carpenter, K.E. & Smith-Vaniz, W.F. (2015). "Pontinus nigropunctatus". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2015: e.T17977A60812482. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2015-4.RLTS.T17977A60812482.en. Retrieved 8 November 2017.