Pterois volitans/miles
Pterois volitans/miles
(lionfish)
Marine Fishes
Exotic

Impact ID2007
Impact TypeHarvest
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationN/A
Impact DescriptionDerbys and removals for lionfish result in a market for the fish; many restaurants and stores sell the fish for consumption.
Reference33282
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Great Lakes RegionNo
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/24/2021].

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