Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID31639
GenusColossoma or Piaractus
Common Nameunidentified pacu
CountyIndian River
LocalityVero Beach, borrow pit, south of SW 1st St. and west of SW 43rd Ave
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameVero Beach
HUC8 Number03080203
HUC10 NameFort Pierce Inlet-Indian River
HUC10 Number0308020302
HUC12 NameSouth Canal
HUC12 Number030802030202
Collection Day27
Collection Month11
Collection Year1988
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Commentsgray with red fins and throat
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierBryan Barnett, FGFWFG, Vero Beach, (407) 562-3924.
Number Collected1
Size381 mm


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/16/2024].

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