Specimen Information

Heniochus acuminatus
Heniochus acuminatus
(pennant coralfish)
Marine Fishes

Specimen ID1617596
GroupMarine Fishes
Common Namepennant coralfish
CountyPalm Beach
LocalityAtlantic Ocean, Florida, Spud barge/Upsidedown barge
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameFloridian
HUC8 Number32007000
Collection Day18
Collection Month8
Collection Year2019
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
CommentsDepth = 70 ft. Habitat = barge. Video of specimen.
Record TypePersonal communication
Number Collected1
Size12 cm


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/9/2020].

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