Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1339269
GroupMarine Fishes
GenusPterois
Speciesvolitans/miles
Common Namelionfish
StateFL
CountyBroward
LocalityAtlantic Ocean, Florida, Abbey Too Reef dive site (Located NE of Hillsboro Inlet)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameFlorida Southeast Coast
HUC8 Number03090206
Map
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Collection Day14
Collection Month6
Collection Year2013
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.
CommentsSpecimen observed. Water depth = 46-56 ft. Temperature 78F
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineMarine
Number Collected8
Size20.32-40.64cm


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