Common name of Scorpaena mellissii
Common name Deepwater gurnard
Language English
Type Vernacular
Official trade name No
Rank 2 - (Preferred common name (unique))
Country Saint Helena Island
Ref. Edwards, A., 1990
Life stage juveniles and adults
Sex females and males
Core behavior
1st modifier habitat/ecology
2nd modifier
Remarks 'gurnard', from Middle French 'gornart', irregular from 'grognier' to 'grunt', from Latin 'grunnire', of imitative origin (Ref. 27888).
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