Specimen Information

Pterois volitans/miles
Pterois volitans/miles
Marine Fishes

Specimen ID1338942
GroupMarine Fishes
Common Namelionfish
CountryVirgin Islands (British)
StateVirgin Gorda
LocalityCaribbean Sea, British Virgin Islands, Virgin Gorda, Mountain Point (dive site)
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameEastern Caribbean
HUC8 Number32006400
Collection Day21
Collection Month7
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29478
Title:Reef Environmental Education Foundation Volunteer Survey Project Database.
Publisher:World Wide Web electronic publication.
CommentsDepth = 70 ft.
Record TypePersonal communication
Number Collected10
Size11-25.5 cm


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/28/2023].

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