Specimen Information

Colossoma or Piaractus sp.
Colossoma or Piaractus sp.
(unidentified pacu)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID31228
GroupFishes
GenusColossoma or Piaractus
Speciessp.
Common Nameunidentified pacu
StateFL
CountyDeSoto
LocalityPeace River at Fort Ogden; Lettuce Lake
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NamePeace
HUC8 Number03100101
Map
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Collection Month10
Collection Year1989
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
Record TypePersonal communication
Disposalfrozen
Verifierpet shop owner in Port Charlotte, (813)494-7050
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size1588 g; 40.6 cm


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/15/2021].

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