Piaractus brachypomus
Piaractus brachypomus
(pirapitinga, red-bellied pacu)

5 results for Piaractus brachypomus (pirapitinga, red-bellied pacu)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
166819 AZYumaGila Gravity Main Canal near Highway 95 in Yuma2006 15070201 Lower Gilafailed
280970 KYFloydDewey Lake [=Johns Creek, near Auxier]1994 05070203 Lower Levisafailed
280971 KYFloydDewey Lake [=Johns Creek, near Auxier]1999 05070203 Lower Levisafailed
280972 KYFloydDewey Lake [=Johns Creek, near Auxier]2010 05070203 Lower Levisafailed
280974 KYJohnsonPaintsville Lake2010 05070203 Lower Levisafailed

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/14/2024].

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