Pterois volitans/miles
Pterois volitans/miles
Marine Fishes

16 results for Pterois volitans/miles (lionfish)
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Specimen IDCountryStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
1655350 BarbadosChrist Church Caribbean Sea, Barbados, Worthing Beach2021  established
1657108 Dominican RepublicDO Caribbean Sea, Dominican Republic, Catalina Island, Aquarium (dive site)2021 32006500 Greater Antillesestablished
1657109 Dominican RepublicDO Caribbean Sea, Dominican Republic, Catalina Island, The Wall dive site2021  established
1657110 Dominican RepublicDO Caribbean Sea, Dominican Republic, Las Terrenas, Portillo Beach2021  established
1657508 United States of AmericaFLBrowardAtlantic Ocean, Florida, Lauderdale-by-the-Sea2021 32007000 Floridianestablished
1657211 United States of AmericaFLBrowardAtlantic Ocean, Florida, Sea Ranch club A condo2021 32007000 Floridianestablished
1657589 United States of AmericaFLEscambiaGulf of Mexico, Florida, Escambia County, Big Lagoon2021 03140107 Perdido Bayestablished
1656770 United States of AmericaFLMiami-DadeAtlantic Ocean, Florida, Virginia Key, RSMAS bridge2021 03090206 Florida Southeast Coastestablished
1656878 United States of AmericaFLMonroeAtlantic Ocean, Florida Keys, Key West, Safe Harbour Marina2021 03090203 Florida Bay-Florida Keysestablished
1657596 United States of AmericaFLMonroeAtlantic Ocean, Florida Keys, Sombrero Beach2021 32006300 Bahamianestablished
1657591 United States of AmericaFLMonroeAtlantic Ocean, Florida, Dry Tortugas, main dock2021 32007000 Floridianestablished
1657166 United States of AmericaFLPalm BeachAtlantic Ocean, Florida, Riviera Beach, Phil Foster State Park, Blue Heron Bridge2021 03090206 Florida Southeast Coastestablished
1657592 United States of AmericaPRRinconCaribbean Sea, Puerto Rico, Rincon, a few feet across from the Villa Cofresi Hotel2021 21010003 Culebrinas-Guanajiboestablished
1657614 United States of AmericaPRVega AltaCaribbean Sea, Puerto Rico, Dorado Beach, in front of Hyatt Hacienda del Mar2021 21010002 Cibuco-Guajatacaestablished
1656904 United States of AmericaTXCameronGulf of Mexico, Texas, South Padre, North jetty2021 12110208 South Laguna Madreestablished
1657613 Virgin Islands (British)Virgin Gorda Caribbean Sea, British Virgin Islands, Great Dog Island/Shark Planes2021  established

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/19/2021].

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