Specimen Information

Pterois volitans/miles
Pterois volitans/miles
Marine Fishes

Specimen ID167078
GroupMarine Fishes
Common Namelionfish
LocalityAtlantic Ocean, New York, Shinnecock Bay, 1/4th mile east of Shinnecock Canal
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSouthern Long Island
HUC8 Number02030202
HUC10 NameShinnecock Bay-Atlantic Ocean
HUC10 Number0203020206
HUC12 NameHeady Creek-Shinnecock Bay
HUC12 Number020302020604
Collection Year2006
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
CommentsYoung of the year are about 4 inches at the end of October.
Record TypePersonal communication
Number Collected>1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/25/2024].

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