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The Lionfish Invasion!


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Gallagher, S. 2001. Lionfish and Stonefish. Accessed July 13, 2004 at:

Garyfallou, G.T. and Madden, J.F. 1996. Lionfish envenomation. Annals of Emergency Medicine 28:456-457. Available online at:

Hare, Jonathan A. and Paula E. Whitfield. 2003. An Integrated Assessment of the Introduction of the Lionfish (Pterois volitans/miles complex) to the Western Atlantic Ocean. NOAA NOS Technical Memorandum CCFHR 1 (available online at:

Robins, Robert H. Date unknown. "Biological Profiles: Red Lionfish." Ichthyology at the Florida Museum of Natural History. Accessed July 7, 2004 at:

Whitfield, P.E., T. Gardner, S.P. Vives, M.R. Gilligan, W.R. Courtenay, Jr., G.C. Ray, and J.A. Hare. 2002. Biological invasion of the Indo-Pacific lionfish Pterois volitans along the Atlantic Coast of North America. Marine Ecology Progress Series 235: 289-297 (available online at:

Whitney, Dawn. 2003. Introduced Species Summary Project--Lionfish (Pterois volitans). Accessed on June 29, 2004 at: invasion_bio/inv_spp_summ/ Pterois_volitans.html.

Wood, M. 2001. "Pterois volitans" (online), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed June 29, 2004 at:
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