Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1339019
GroupMarine Fishes
GenusPterois
Speciesvolitans/miles
Common Namelionfish
CountryJamaica
StateJM
LocalityCaribbean Sea, Jamaica, Port Antonio
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameGreater Antilles
HUC8 Number32006500
Map
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Collection Day26
Collection Month5
Collection Year2012
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 = 70 ft. Only two were collected others were aggregated and hidden.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineMarine
Number Collected5
Size30 cm


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