Specimen Information

Chromileptes altivelis
Chromileptes altivelis
(panther grouper)
Marine Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID164940
GroupMarine Fishes
GenusChromileptes
Speciesaltivelis
Common Namepanther grouper
StateHI
CountyMaui
Localitymarine waters off Maui
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameHawaii
HUC8 Number32515200
Map
+
Collection Year2005
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:14969
Author:Mundy, B.C.
Date:2005
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
Freshwater/MarineMarine


Disclaimer:

The data represented on this site vary in accuracy, scale, completeness, extent of coverage and origin. It is the user's responsibility to use these data consistent with their intended purpose and within stated limitations. We highly recommend reviewing metadata files prior to interpreting these data.

Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/23/2019].

Contact us if you are using data from this site for a publication to make sure the data are being used appropriately and for potential co-authorship if warranted. For queries involving fish, please contact Matthew Neilson. For queries involving invertebrates, contact Amy Benson.