Specimen Information

Chromileptes altivelis
Chromileptes altivelis
(panther grouper)
Marine Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID245537
GroupMarine Fishes
GenusChromileptes
Speciesaltivelis
Common Namepanther grouper
StateFL
CountyBroward
LocalityAtlantic Ocean, Florida, Lauderdale-by-the-sea, Commercial Blvd pier
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameFloridian
HUC8 Number32007000
Map
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Collection Day28
Collection Month2
Collection Year2006
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:17775
Author:REEF.
Date:2008
Title:Exotic Species Sighting Program and Volunteer Survey Project Database.
Publisher:Reef Environmental Education Foundation.
Volume:March 10, 2008
CommentsThree separate observations of this species for this locale within this year. One fish per observation.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineMarine
Size25 cm


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/20/2021].

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