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

18 results for Piaractus brachypomus (pirapitinga, red-bellied pacu)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
258488 CALakeClear Lake2008 18020116 Upper Cachefailed
257295 COArapahoeCherry Creek Reservoir, Aurora, in Cherry Creek State Park2008 10190003 Middle South Platte-Cherry Creekfailed
609090 COJeffersonSmith Reservoir2008 10190002 Upper South Plattefailed
243336 FLBrevardpond behind NE Butler Ave in Palm Bay2008 03080202 Cape Canaveralfailed
250327 FLBrowardDavie, canal on Hiatus Road just south of 5952008 03090206 Florida Southeast Coastfailed
257320 FLMartinIndian River Lagoon near Sailfish Point, Stuart2008 03090206 Florida Southeast Coastfailed
253180 FLOrangespring feed pond in the Fern Creek/Bumby Rd area of Orlando2008 03090101 Kissimmeefailed
252958 INHamiltonlake in the Village Farms development in Carmel2008 05120201 Upper Whitefailed
255601 INHamiltonRidgefield Subdivision retention pond near Pleasant View Lane, Fishers, Hamilton County, Indiana2008 05120201 Upper Whitefailed
253821 INMonroeMonroe Reservoir, Bloomington.2008 05120208 Lower East Fork Whitefailed
253325 INMonroeMonroe Reservoir, Bloomington.2008 05120208 Lower East Fork Whitefailed
253531 INNobleSylvan Lake, Rome City2008 04050001 St. Josephfailed
253372 INPutnamJayCee Park Pond (Greencastle Parks Dep.) in Greencastle (just W of airport)2008 05120203 Eelfailed
259302 NELancasterHolmes Lake in Lincoln2008 10200203 Saltfailed
576383 NELancasterPawnee Lake2008 10200203 Saltfailed
260217 NVClarkHafen Park Pond, Mesquite2008 15010010 Lower Virginfailed
558798 NYChautauquaLake Erie, 100 yards west of Crooked Brook, also just west of Point Gratiot in Dunkirk2008 04120200 Lake Eriefailed
609119 TNHawkinsHolston River, approximately 1.5 miles downstream of the Burem Bridge.2008 06010104 Holstonfailed

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/23/2021].

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