NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Piaractus brachypomus
(pirapatinga, red-bellied pacu)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID36114
GroupFishes
GenusPiaractus
Speciesbrachypomus
Common Namepirapatinga, red-bellied pacu
StateMO
CountyDade
LocalityStockton Reservoir in SW Missouri, Dade County
HUC8 NameSac
HUC8 Number10290106
Map
Collection Day12
Collection Month8
Collection Year1995
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
Record TypePersonal communication
Earliest Recordstate
Disposaltaxidermist
VerifierLeo Nico
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size16.5


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/2/2014].

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