Tuesday 21 May
Lesser weever (Echiichthys vipera)
- The lesser weever lives buried in sand, with only its head and back visible.
- Lesser weevers have spines on their dorsal fins and gills which release a poison.
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Lesser weever fact file
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Lesser weever description
Information on the lesser weever is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.Top
Lesser weever status
The lesser weever has not yet been assessed by the IUCN.Top
This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
ITIS (December, 2012)
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