Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1337374
GroupMarine Fishes
GenusPterois
Speciesvolitans/miles
Common Namelionfish
StateVI
CountySt. Croix
LocalityCaribbean Sea, U.S. Virgin Islands, St. Croix, Christiansted, Gallows Bay Marina dock
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameSt. Croix
HUC8 Number21020002
HUC10 Number2102000201
Map
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Collection Day15
Collection Month12
Collection Year2016
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Commentsdepth = 10 ft.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineMarine
Number Collected1
Size5 cm


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/1/2021].

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