Specimen Information

Pterois volitans/miles
Pterois volitans/miles
Marine Fishes

Specimen ID1657614
GroupMarine Fishes
Common Namelionfish
CountyVega Alta
LocalityCaribbean Sea, Puerto Rico, Dorado Beach, in front of Hyatt Hacienda del Mar
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCibuco-Guajataca
HUC8 Number21010002
HUC10 NameRio Cibuco Watershed
HUC10 Number2101000201
HUC12 NameRio Cibuco-Cienaga Prieta-Laguna Tortuguero Coastal Watershed
HUC12 Number210100020107
Collection Day11
Collection Month6
Collection Year2021
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Record TypeNAS sighting report


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/4/2023].

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