Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1474224
GroupMarine Fishes
GenusPterois
Speciesvolitans/miles
Common Namelionfish
CountryBahamas
StateBerry Islands
LocalityAtlantic Ocean, Bahamas, The Berry Islands, Coco Cay, submerged airplane
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBahamian
HUC8 Number32006300
Map
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Collection Day13
Collection Month6
Collection Year2018
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
CommentsDepth = 15 ft. Habitat = sunken airplane.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineMarine
Number Collected1
Size30 cm


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/19/2022].

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