Specimen Information

Pterois volitans/miles
Pterois volitans/miles
Marine Fishes

Specimen ID276954
GroupMarine Fishes
Common Namelionfish
LocalityGulf of Mexico, Alabama, Dauphin Island, about 43 miles south
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameNorthern Gulf of Mexico
HUC8 Number32004300
Collection Day11
Collection Month6
Collection Year2011
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Reference 1
Ref. Number:42992
Author:Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Marine Resources Division
Title:Gulf & South Atlantic regional panel on aquatic invasive species - Alabama marine invasive report 
Publisher:Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources
Pages:4 pp.
Reference 2
Ref. Number:42993
Title:Gulf & south Atlantic regional panel on aquatic invasive species minutes
Pages:34 pp.
Commentsoil and gas platform
Record TypePersonal communication
Number Collected1
Size12.8 cm TL
Pterois volitans/miles


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