Specimen Information

Pterois volitans/miles
Pterois volitans/miles
Marine Fishes

Specimen ID1334827
GroupMarine Fishes
Common Namelionfish
CountyAguadilla Municipio
LocalityCaribbean Sea, Puerto Rico, Aguadilla, boat crash
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCulebrinas-Guanajibo
HUC8 Number21010003
HUC10 NameRio Culebrinas Watershed
HUC10 Number2101000301
HUC12 NameCoastal Watersheds East and West of Rio Culebrinas mouth
HUC12 Number210100030112
Collection Day30
Collection Month12
Collection Year2011
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity | released aquarium
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24369
Author:Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.
Title:EDDMapS: Early detection and distribution mapping system
Publisher:The University of Georgia
CommentsCough up by Jose Martinez underneath the pier. 1 more lionfish was observed at 30 ft. EDDMapS report
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat Number1988066
Number Collected2
Pterois volitans/miles


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/16/2024].

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