NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Serrasalmus rhombeus
(white piranha)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID549875
GroupFishes
GenusSerrasalmus
Speciesrhombeus
Common Namewhite piranha
StateFL
CountyMiami-Dade
LocalityMonkey Jungle, pool at 14805 SW 216th Street.
HUC8 NameFlorida Southeast Coast
HUC8 Number3090206
Map
Collection Day8
Collection Month9
Collection Year1977
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26212
Author:GBIF
Date:2013
Title:Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Database.
Publisher:Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Reference 2
Ref. Number:25899
Author:Florida Museum of Natural History
Date:2013
Title:Florida Museum of Natural History ichthyology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal, http://data.gbif.org/datasets/resource/14301
Publisher:Florida Museum of Natural History
CommentsData from GBIF data index - original values.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalFlorida Museum of Natural History ichthyology collection
Museum Cat NumberUF 87975
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/22/2014].

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