Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID43122
GroupFishes
GenusColossoma or Piaractus
Speciessp.
Common Nameunidentified pacu
StateTX
CountyMedina/Bandera
LocalityMedina River
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameMedina
HUC8 Number12100302
Map
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Collection Day30
Collection Month7
Collection Year1988
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierREPORTED BY D. Klepper, San Antonio Express News.
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size1429 g; 40.6 cm


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/16/2021].

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