Specimen Information

Pterois volitans/miles
Pterois volitans/miles
Marine Fishes

Specimen ID1339511
GroupMarine Fishes
Common Namelionfish
LocalityAtlantic Ocean, Florida Keys, Marathon Key, Flagler's Barge wreck dive (about 1.6 miles NE of Sombrero Reef)
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameBahamian
HUC8 Number32006300
Collection Day29
Collection Month5
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29536
Title:Lionfish data for batch upload
CommentsFish was tucked under a piece of metal on one of the sides of the barge
Record TypeNAS sighting report
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/4/2022].

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