Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1413069
GroupMarine Fishes
GenusPterois
Speciesvolitans/miles
Common Namelionfish
StateFL
LocalityGulf of Mexico, Florida, site 171402-048
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameFloridian
HUC8 Number32007000
Map
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Collection Day12
Collection Month6
Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:30279
Author:Fogg, A.Q.
Date:2017
Title:Lionfish (Pterois volitans) data from the northern Gulf of Mexico.
Publisher:The University of Southern Mississippi
CommentsHabitat = Natural Bottom , Depth = 308.4 ft
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineMarine
Number Collected1
Size296 mm TL


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/21/2024].

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