“The lionfish is a voracious predator and it eats a lot! ... over 50 species of other reef fish have been found in lionfish stomachs (plus) a whole octopus.”
- Lad Atkin, REEF
February 25, 2010 Key Largo, Florida - The lionfish is any of several species of beautiful, venomous marine fish of the family Scorpaenidae native to the Indo-Pacific oceans. Lionfish extend from western Australia and Malaysia east to French Polynesia, the Pitcairn Islands, southern Japan and southern Korea.
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