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

19 results for Piaractus brachypomus (pirapitinga, red-bellied pacu)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
164799 ALChiltonLay Lake, impoundment on the Coosa River2005 03150107 Lower Coosafailed
164792 ALJacksonNorth Sauty area of Guntersville Lake2005 06030001 Guntersville Lakefailed
164768 ARGarlandHot Springs vicinity2005 08040101 Ouachita Headwatersfailed
164759 FLBrowardman-made lake in Coral Springs2005 03090206 Florida Southeast Coastfailed
163962 GAEffinghamSavannah River, Tucksee King Landing in Clyo2005 03060109 Lower Savannahfailed
164541 ILKaneFox River in Carpentersville2005 07120006 Upper Foxfailed
164793 ILLakeBangs Lake [Wauconda, IL]2005 07120006 Upper Foxfailed
164469 INLakeOxbow Park in Hammond, IN2005 07120003 Chicagofailed
164933 INVermillionCayuga Power Plant discharge (warm water discharge)2005 05120108 Middle Wabash-Little Vermilionfailed
164789 LAConcordiaRed River near Acme2005 08040305 Blackfailed
164765 MDHarfordBynum Run Park near Bel Air2005 02060003 Gunpowder-Patapscofailed
164772 MIGeneseeC S Mott Lake near Flint2005 04080204 Flintfailed
164780 NHHillsboroughTate Pond near Hudson.2005 01070006 Merrimack Riverfailed
564212 NYUlsterUpper Rondout Creek, along Creek Locks Road2005 02020007 Rondoutfailed
164781 OHLawrenceOhio River near the mouth of Paddy Creek, in Rome Township2005 05090101 Raccoon-Symmesfailed
609116 SDYanktonMissouri River, at Yankton2005 10170101 Lewis and Clark Lakefailed
164791 TXHenderson/Smith/CherokeePalestine Reservoir, northeast Texas2005 12020001 Upper Nechesfailed
164790 TXVal VerdeSan Felipe Creek in Del Rio2005 13080001 Elm-Sycamorefailed
164761 VABedfordSmith Mountain Lake2005 03010101 Upper Roanokefailed

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/26/2021].

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