Specimen Information

Serrasalmus rhombeus
Serrasalmus rhombeus
(white piranha)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID283604
GroupFishes
GenusSerrasalmus
Speciesrhombeus
Common Namewhite piranha
StateFL
Localitystate non-specific
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
Centroid TypeState
HUC8 NameSouth Atlantic-Gulf Region
HUC8 Number03000000
Map
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Collection Year1962
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statuseradicated
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24714
Author:Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.
Date:2012
Title:Nonnative Freshwater Fish.
Publisher:Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
Comments"...early 1960s"
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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