Specimen Information

Piaractus brachypomus
Piaractus brachypomus
(pirapitinga, red-bellied pacu)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID238762
GroupFishes
GenusPiaractus
Speciesbrachypomus
Common Namepirapitinga, red-bellied pacu
StateIN
CountyHenry
LocalityWestwood Reservior
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameDriftwood
HUC8 Number05120204
HUC10 NameDuck Creek-Big Blue River
HUC10 Number0512020401
HUC12 NameWestwood Run-Big Blue River
HUC12 Number051202040106
Map
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Collection Day15
Collection Month7
Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
CommentsPhoto
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierLeo Nico
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size8 inches
Photo







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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/25/2021].

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