Specimen Information

Pterois volitans/miles
Pterois volitans/miles
(lionfish)
Marine Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID558064
GroupMarine Fishes
GenusPterois
Speciesvolitans/miles
Common Namelionfish
StateMS
CountyHarrison
LocalityGulf of Mexico, Mississippi, Gulfport, near corner of Hwy 90 and Cowan Rd.
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameMississippi Coastal
HUC8 Number03170009
Map
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Collection Day11
Collection Month6
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
CommentsSpecimen observed.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineMarine
Number Collected1
Size2-3 in


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/1/2022].

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