Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1338878
GroupMarine Fishes
GenusPterois
Speciesvolitans/miles
Common Namelionfish
CountryBonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba
StateBonaire
LocalityCaribbean Sea, Netherlands Antilles, Bonaire, Karpata Bay
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameSouthern Caribbean
HUC8 Number32006600
Map
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Collection Day4
Collection Month8
Collection Year2016
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29478
Author:REEF.
Date:2016
Title:Reef Environmental Education Foundation Volunteer Survey Project Database.
Publisher:World Wide Web electronic publication.
CommentsDepth = 15-20 ft. Habitat = brain corals. See voucher photo.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineMarine
Number Collected1
Size12 cm


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