Specimen Information

Chromileptes altivelis
Chromileptes altivelis
(Panther Grouper)
Marine Fishes

Specimen ID164940
GroupMarine Fishes
Common NamePanther Grouper
LocalityPacific Ocean, Hawaii, Maui, marine waters offshore
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameHawaii
HUC8 Number32515200
Collection Year2005
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Reference 1
Ref. Number:14969
Author:Mundy, B.C.
Title:Checklist of the fishes of the Hawaiian Archipelago. Bishop Museum Bulletin in Zoology 6
Publisher:Bishop Museum Press
Pages:704 pp
CommentsSightings and captures in the 1980s and 1990s suggested the species was established; but there were no more records after the mid-1990s. Appears to be extirpated in the Hawaiian Islands.
Record TypeLiterature


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/31/2023].

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