Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID565093
GroupFishes
GenusPiaractus
Speciesbrachypomus
Common Namepirapitinga, red-bellied pacu
StateWA
CountySnohomish
LocalityLake Ki, northwest of Marysville.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameStillaguamish
HUC8 Number17110008
HUC10 NameStillaguamish River-Frontal Port Susan
HUC10 Number1711000803
HUC12 NameArmstrong Creek-Stillaguamish River
HUC12 Number171100080303
Map
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Collection Day4
Collection Month8
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26439
Author:Davis, J.
Date:2013
Title:Exotic fish caught in lake near Marysville
Publisher:The Everett Daily Herald
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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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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