Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1339585
GroupMarine Fishes
GenusPterois
Speciesvolitans/miles
Common Namelionfish
StatePR
CountyCabo Rojo Municipio
LocalityCaribbean Sea, Puerto Rico, Bahia Bramadero, out from the old Punta Arenas Pool Hall
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCulebrinas-Guanajibo
HUC8 Number21010003
Map
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Collection Day29
Collection Month8
Collection Year2016
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29536
Date:2016
Title:Lionfish data for batch upload
CommentsDepth = 100 ft.
Record TypeNAS sighting report
Freshwater/MarineMarine
Number Collected4


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