Specimen Information

Cephalopholis argus
Cephalopholis argus
(peacock hind)
Marine Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID163722
GroupMarine Fishes
GenusCephalopholis
Speciesargus
Common Namepeacock hind
StateFL
CountyPalm Beach
LocalityAtlantic Ocean, Florida, Boca Raton, on a reef offshore
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameFloridian
HUC8 Number32007000
Map
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Collection Month12
Collection Year2004
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
Commentsa photograph was taken on a reef off Boca Raton
Record TypePersonal communication
Earliest Recordstate
VerifierTom Jackson, NOAA
Freshwater/MarineMarine
Photo



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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/20/2019].

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