Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1703939
GroupMarine Fishes
GenusPterois
Speciesvolitans/miles
Common Namelionfish
StatePR
CountyRio Grande
LocalityAtlantic Ocean, Puerto Rico, off Hyatt Regency Grand Hotel
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameEastern Puerto Rico
HUC8 Number21010005
Map
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Collection Day14
Collection Month1
Collection Year2023
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:39591
Author:REEF
Date:2023
Title:Exotic Species Sighting Program and Volunteer Survey Project Database
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineMarine
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/4/2023].

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