Specimen Information

Pterois volitans/miles
Pterois volitans/miles
(lionfish)
Marine Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1656904
GroupMarine Fishes
GenusPterois
Speciesvolitans/miles
Common Namelionfish
StateTX
CountyCameron
LocalityGulf of Mexico, Texas, South Padre, North jetty
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSouth Laguna Madre
HUC8 Number12110208
HUC10 NameLower Laguna Madre
HUC10 Number1211020810
HUC12 NameLower Laguna Madre
HUC12 Number121102081000
Map
+
Collection Day21
Collection Month2
Collection Year2021
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed current | released aquarium
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
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. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/20/2021].

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.