Pterois volitans/miles
Pterois volitans/miles
Marine Fishes

5 results for Pterois volitans/miles (lionfish)
Download Data
Click here for listing in all states

Specimen IDCountryStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
1710671 United States of AmericaPRCulebraAtlantic Ocean, reef off west side of Culebra, Puerto Rico2023 21010008 Puerto Rican Eastern Islands 
1703937 United States of AmericaPRFajardoAtlantic Ocean, Playa Escondida, Puerto Rico2023 21010005 Eastern Puerto Rico 
1703939 United States of AmericaPRRio GrandeAtlantic Ocean, Puerto Rico, off Hyatt Regency Grand Hotel2023 21010005 Eastern Puerto Rico 
1710515 United States of AmericaPRSan JuanCaribbean Sea, Puerto Rico, Escambron, the Pocita, reef2023 21010005 Eastern Puerto Rico 
1710753 United States of AmericaPRViequesCaribbean Sea, Puerto Rico, Vieques, Blue Beach (Bahia de la Chiva)2023 32006500 Greater Antilles 

Data Disclaimer: Number of records does not imply species abundance. This summary represent collection records only and may not reflect the actual distribution of established populations. These data are preliminary or provisional and are subject to revision. They are being provided to meet the need for timely best science. The data have not received final approval by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and are provided on the condition that neither the USGS nor the U.S. Government shall be held liable for any damages resulting from the authorized or unauthorized use of the data.


The data represented on this site vary in accuracy, scale, completeness, extent of coverage and origin. It is the user's responsibility to use these data consistent with their intended purpose and within stated limitations. We highly recommend reviewing metadata files prior to interpreting these data.

Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/25/2023].

Contact us if you are using data from this site for a publication to make sure the data are being used appropriately and for potential co-authorship if warranted.

For general information and questions about the database, contact Wesley Daniel. For problems and technical issues, contact Matthew Neilson.