Specimen Information

Pygocentrus nattereri
Pygocentrus nattereri
(red piranha)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID164751
GroupFishes
GenusPygocentrus
Speciesnattereri
Common Namered piranha
StateMN
CountyDakota
LocalitySimley Pond, Dakota County
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameTwin Cities
HUC8 Number07010206
HUC10 NameLock and Dam No 2-Mississippi River
HUC10 Number0701020609
HUC12 NameSchmidt Lake-Mississippi River
HUC12 Number070102060901
Map
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Collection Year2001
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
Commentsmay be the same as 158842 estimated date based on that
Record TypePersonal communication
Earliest Recordlocale
DisposalJames Ford Bell Museum
VerifierKonrad Schmidt
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/19/2019].

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