The spotfin lionfish or broadbarred firefish, Pterois antennata, is a fish found in the tropical Indian and Western Pacific Oceans; it grows to a maximum of 20 cm (8 in) and packs a venomous sting. Its typical habitat is in lagoons and reefs, where it hides during the day and hunts shrimp and crab at night.
- Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2012). Species of Pterois in FishBase. December 2012 version.