Specimen Information

Pterois volitans/miles
Pterois volitans/miles
Marine Fishes

Specimen ID624122
GroupMarine Fishes
Common Namelionfish
LocalityGulf of Mexico, Florida, Tampa Bay, just north of the mouth, Treasure Island
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCrystal-Pithlachascotee
HUC8 Number03100207
HUC10 NameAnclote River
HUC10 Number0310020705
HUC12 NameBoca Ciega Bay
HUC12 Number031002070506
Collection Day8
Collection Month1
Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
CommentsSpecimens observed washed up dead on the beach
Record TypePersonal communication
Number Collected1
Size12 in


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/5/2023].

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