Diving Fun Fact

Shortfin Lionfish, South Lombok Indonesia

The Shortfin lionfish (Dendrochirus brachypterus), grows to a maximum length of 17 cm. Like all lionfish, they are generally non-aggressive, but are capable of delivering a potent venom through long spines along their back. Read more about diving in South Lombok in our post, A Scuba Divers Guide to Lombok, Indonesia.

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