Specimen Information

Pomacanthus xanthometopon
Pomacanthus xanthometopon
(bluefaced angel)
Marine Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID32094
GroupMarine Fishes
GenusPomacanthus
Speciesxanthometopon
Common Namebluefaced angel
StateFL
CountyBroward
LocalityAtlantic Ocean, Florida, offshore of Broward and Palm Beach counties
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameFloridian
HUC8 Number32007000
Map
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Collection Year1995
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1869
Author:Courtenay, W.R., Jr.
Date:1995
Title:Marine fish introductions in southeastern Florida.
Journal:American Fisheries Society Introduced Fish Section Newsletter
Volume:14
Issue:1
Pages:2-3
Commentsphotographed
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordnation
Freshwater/MarineMarine


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/1/2021].

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