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/ˈlaɪ ənˌfɪʃ/ Show Spelled[lahy-uh n-fish] Show IPA. noun, plural -fish·es, ( especially collectively ) -fish. 1.

Lionfish is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Lionfish books and related discussion.

Suggested Pdf Resources

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In the U.S.
Lionfish Fact Sheet
Lionfish Fact Sheet.
Marine Invaders: The Lionfish
Red Lionfish
Invasive species. Scientific name: Pterois volitans. (Linnaeus, 1758).
Lionfish(Pterois volitans) ~ The Next Potential Threat to the Eastern
Description: The Lionfish is hard to miss with its distinct red and white stripes and posionous spines.

Suggested News Resources

Destin diver bags invasive Lionfish, puts him in the fridge
The lionfish is native to the Pacific and Indian oceans but scientists believe it was released into Florida waters a few years ago by aquarium owners and breeders.
Lionfish Threaten Coral Reefs Near Fla.
by Greg Allen Aug 29, 2011 (All Things Considered) — The coral reefs off Florida have become infested with another new invasive species: lionfish.
Clean Energy Fuels Gets $150 Million Boost
Springleaf Investments, Lionfish Investments and Greenwich Asset Holdings will purchase $150 million in stock from Seal Island, Calif.-based Clean Energy.
Lionfish spotted in area waters
Mexico Beach - Lionfish are popular inhabitants of salt water aquariums, but over the years, some owners have tossed the fish into the ocean or gulf, causing problems for the nation's coral reef structure.
Lionfish Threaten Coral Reefs Near Fla.
by Greg Allen Audio for this story from All Things Considered will be available at approx. 7:00 pm ET.

Suggested Web Resources

Pterois - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Lionfish are known for their venomous tentacles, a feature that is uncommon among marine fish in the East Coast coral reefs.
Lionfish, Lionfish Pictures, Lionfish Facts - National Geographic
Learn all you wanted to know about lionfish with pictures, videos, photos, facts, and news from National Geographic.
Spreading Lionfish Invasion Threatens Bahamas : NPR
Aug 9, 2009 In 1992, Hurricane Andrew smashed an aquarium tank in Florida.
How to conquer the invasive lionfish? Saute it.
The Lionfish Info Sheet - Reefkeeping Magazine
Lionfish info sheet. Help caring for and selecting a lionfish species for a home aquarium.

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