Specimen Information

Serrasalmus rhombeus
Serrasalmus rhombeus
(white piranha)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID31231
GroupFishes
GenusSerrasalmus
Speciesrhombeus
Common Namewhite piranha
StateFL
CountyAlachua
LocalityGainesville, pond
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameOklawaha
HUC8 Number03080102
Map
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Collection Month6
Collection Year1985
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierBarry Cook, FGRWFC
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/17/2022].

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