Specimen Information

Colossoma or Piaractus sp.
Colossoma or Piaractus sp.
(unidentified pacu)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID166823
GroupFishes
GenusColossoma or Piaractus
Speciessp.
Common Nameunidentified pacu
StateWI
CountyWalworth
LocalityPickerel Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Fox
HUC8 Number07120006
HUC10 NameMukwonago River
HUC10 Number0712000602
HUC12 NameMukwonago River
HUC12 Number071200060203
Map
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Collection Year2002
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:15748
Author:Niskanen, C.
Date:2006
Title:Lifelong St. Croix River angler reels in a big surprise.
Journal:TwinCities.com
Publisher:St. Paul Pioneer Press
Issue:July 9
Pages:G7
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/1/2021].

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