Specimen Information

Pomacanthus maculosus
Pomacanthus maculosus
(yellowbar angelfish)
Marine Fishes

Specimen ID261506
GroupMarine Fishes
Common Nameyellowbar angelfish
CountyPalm Beach
LocalityAtlantic Ocean, Florida, Palm Beach, Breaker Reef
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameFloridian
HUC8 Number32007000
Collection Day11
Collection Month5
Collection Year2009
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Commentsobserved. Divemaster said this fish has been seen on this dive site for several years.
Record TypePersonal communication
Number Collected1
Size35 cm


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/5/2021].

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