Specimen Information

Cephalopholis argus
Cephalopholis argus
(peacock hind)
Marine Fishes

Specimen ID165059
GroupMarine Fishes
Common Namepeacock hind
Localitymarine waters off the NW Hawaiian islands
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameHawaii
HUC8 Number32515200
Collection Year2005
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for food | dispersed
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
CommentsIntroduced to Oahu and Hawaii Island in 1956 from Moorea, now spread from Hawaii Island to French Frigate shoals.
Record TypeLiterature


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