Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1418439
GroupMarine Fishes
GenusPterois
Speciesvolitans/miles
Common Namelionfish
StatePR
CountyFajardo Municipio
Localitylocality obscured for privacy
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameGreater Antilles
HUC8 Number32006500
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Collection Day1
Collection Month8
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity pet | released aquarium | dispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:25944
Author:Ueda, K., J. Belmonte, A. Shepard, P. Leary, and S. Loarie.
Date:2019
Title:iNaturalist.org
Publisher:California Academy of Sciences
CommentsiNaturalist report
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat Number7579910
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/12/2019].

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