Specimen Information

Pterois volitans/miles
Pterois volitans/miles
(lionfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID279538
GroupFishes
GenusPterois
Speciesvolitans/miles
Common Namelionfish
CountryAntigua and Barbuda
StateAntigua
LocalityCaribbean Sea, Antigua, Chimeny, Cades Reef
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameEastern Caribbean
HUC8 Number32006400
Map
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Collection Day16
Collection Month10
Collection Year2011
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
CommentsSpecimen observed. Water depth = 50ft. Habitat = reef.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineMarine
Number Collected1


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