Specimen Information

Pterois volitans/miles
Pterois volitans/miles
Marine Fishes

Specimen ID249919
GroupMarine Fishes
Common Namelionfish
LocalityAtlantic Ocean, North Carolina, Cape Fear, 40 miles offshore
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameNew River
HUC8 Number03020302
Collection Year2005
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Commentslionfish were observed twice at this site during 2005, both times they were numerous.
Record TypePersonal communication
Number Collected>1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/3/2022].

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