Specimen Information

Zanclus cornutus
Zanclus cornutus
(Moorish Idol)
Marine Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID744756
GroupMarine Fishes
GenusZanclus
Speciescornutus
Common NameMoorish Idol
StateFL
CountyMonroe
LocalityAtlantic Ocean, Florida, boundary between Biscayne National Park (to the west) and the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary (to the east)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameFloridian
HUC8 Number32007000
Map
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Collection Day28
Collection Month8
Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusunknown
CommentsSpecimen observed. Water depth = 90 ft. Habitat = coral ledge/wall. See voucher photos.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineMarine
Number Collected1
Size8-10 in
Photo




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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/13/2022].

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