Pterois volitans/miles
Pterois volitans/miles

5 results for Pterois volitans/miles (lionfish)
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Specimen IDCountryStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
1462278 United States of AmericaPR Caribbean Sea, Puerto Rico, San Juan, on reef off beach below capital building2018  established
1524349 United States of AmericaPRCulebra[Punta Colorado]2018 32006500 Greater Antillesestablished
1462713 United States of AmericaPRSan JuanCaribbean Sea, Puerto Rico, San Juan, Condado Beach2018 21010005 Eastern Puerto Ricoestablished
1474315 United States of AmericaPRSan JuanCaribbean Sea, Puerto Rico, San Juan, El Escambron, Balneario2018 32006500 Greater Antillesestablished
1522546 United States of AmericaPRViequesCaribbean Sea, Puerto Rico, Vieques, first reef between beach 92018  established

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