Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Spotted Scorpionfish

Scorpaena plumieri


A large venomous fish that I nearly swam into.


Silty patch reef in the middle keys.


Only the symmetry of the tail lobes allowed me to spot it, and keep my girlfriend from going over it.

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID

1 Comment

Maria dB
Maria dB 7 years ago

Lucky that you spotted it in time - great spotting!

Spotted by

Florida, USA

Spotted on Aug 15, 2014
Submitted on Sep 23, 2014

Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors
join Project Noah Team

Join the Project Noah Team