Specimen Information

Lutjanus kasmira
Lutjanus kasmira
(bluestripe snapper)
Marine Fishes

Specimen ID1633385
GroupMarine Fishes
Common Namebluestripe snapper
LocalityPacific Ocean, Hawaii, Oahu, Manualua Bay, corner pocket (dive site)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameHawaii
HUC8 Number32515200
Collection Day17
Collection Month11
Collection Year2009
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased for food | dispersed
CommentsThese fish are common across Oahu. They can be seen on virtually every dive, often in large schools of several hundred.The webpage for this fish said last observation was 2015. This is inaccurate. They are extremely common and can be witnessed any day with confidence of locating many individuals (at least on Oahu).
Record TypeNAS sighting report
Number Collected1000


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/6/2021].

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