Specimen Information

Serrasalmus rhombeus
Serrasalmus rhombeus
(white piranha)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID31227
GroupFishes
GenusSerrasalmus
Speciesrhombeus
Common Namewhite piranha
StateFL
CountyMiami-Dade
LocalityMonkey Jungle, pool at 14805 SW 216 Street
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameFlorida Southeast Coast
HUC8 Number03090206
HUC10 NameCoral Gables
HUC10 Number0309020616
HUC12 NameLower Princeton Canal
HUC12 Number030902061604
Map
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Collection Day8
Collection Month9
Collection Year1977
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statuseradicated
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalETOH/NFRC-G
Museum Cat NumberFAU
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected4


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/28/2022].

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