Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID272058
GroupFishes
GenusPiaractus
Speciesbrachypomus
Common Namepirapitinga, red-bellied pacu
StateTN
CountyDavidson
LocalityJ. Percy Priest Lake, near Nashville
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameStones
HUC8 Number05130203
HUC10 NameStones River
HUC10 Number0513020303
HUC12 NameStones River Upper
HUC12 Number051302030305
Map
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Collection Day8
Collection Month9
Collection Year2010
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
CommentsSpecimen collected.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/31/2020].

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