Specimen Information

Piaractus brachypomus
Piaractus brachypomus
(pirapitinga, red-bellied pacu)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1419137
GroupFishes
GenusPiaractus
Speciesbrachypomus
Common Namepirapitinga, red-bellied pacu
StateTX
CountyMontgomery
LocalityLake Conroe, dock near boat launch off Old River Rd, Montgomery
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameWest Fork San Jacinto
HUC8 Number12040101
HUC10 NameWest Fork San Jacinto River-Conroe Lake
HUC10 Number1204010102
HUC12 NameTown Creek-Conroe Lake
HUC12 Number120401010206
Map
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Collection Day30
Collection Month9
Collection Year2006
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:30705
Author:LeBlanc, L.J.
Date:2017
Title:Foreign plants and animals invading our waterways
Publisher:Courier of Montgomery County
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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