Pterois volitans (Common Lionfish) is a species of bony fishes in the family scorpionfishes. It is associated with freshwater habitat. It is native to Palau, Pitcairn Islands, Japan, Northern Mariana Islands, Papua New Guinea, South Korea, Seychelles, China, Australia, Guam, Indonesia, India, Samoa, Hong Kong, Fiji, French Polynesia, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Marshall Islands, Vietnam, Micronesia, Cook Islands, Christmas Island, Mozambique, the Philippines, Sri Lanka, Mauritius, Taiwan, North Korea, Maldives, Vanuatu, Malaysia, and Norfolk Island. Individuals can grow to 38 cm. Common Lionfish has sexual reproduction.
EOL has data for 28 attributes, including: