Jump to content

Lionfish Discovered by Local Fisherman


Recommended Posts

Source: Caribarena News

April 30, 2011


St John's, Antigua - "The Fisheries Division of Antigua & Barbuda has confirmed the discovery of a highly invasive and potentially dangerous species in local waters.


A commercial fisherman recently brought a lionfish (Pterois volitans) specimen to the Division, and said he had caught it in a trap at a depth of 84 feet. The fish weighed 7.4 oz, and was 9.6 inches long.


read more





Link to comment
Share on other sites


This topic is now archived and is closed to further replies.

  • Create New...