Specimen Information

Piaractus brachypomus
Piaractus brachypomus
(pirapitinga, red-bellied pacu)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID564212
GroupFishes
GenusPiaractus
Speciesbrachypomus
Common Namepirapitinga, red-bellied pacu
StateNY
CountyUlster
LocalityUpper Rondout Creek, along Creek Locks Road
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameRondout
HUC8 Number02020007
Map
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Collection Month9
Collection Year2005
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26362
Author:New York State Museum.
Date:2013
Title:Museum collection records of Piaractus brachypomus from the New York State Museum ichthyology collection. Provided by Bryan Weatherwax on 19 July 2013.
Publisher:New York State Museum
Reference 2
Ref. Number:20914
Author:New York State Museum.
Date:2011
Title:New York State Museum - Fish Collection Database.
Publisher:New York State Museum.
Reference 3
Ref. Number:26367
Author:Arnold, H.
Date:2005
Title:Just call him 'Pacu-Man'.
Publisher:The Daily Freeman
Record TypeSpecimen
Earliest Recorddrainage
DisposalNew York State Museum ichthyology collection
Museum Cat NumberNYSM 59765
VerifierMorse, R.S.
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Size362 mm SL
Number Preserved1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/26/2021].

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