lionfish lionfish

Definition(s):

  • (n) brightly striped fish of the tropical Pacific having elongated spiny fins

Usage(s):

  • The marine life is abundant, from spaceshiplike manta rays to the venomous yet showy lionfish.

News

  1. FWC's lionfish changes cause confusion

    Big changes have been made for anglers and divers across the state that target lionfish. FWC will lift the limit on how many of the invasive species people can catch or kill.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: NBC 2 Fort Myers

  2. Florida officials encourage lionfish harvests

    A temporary rule making it easier to catch lionfish in Florida waters will soon be permanent.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WFLX FOX 29

  3. Open season on lionfish: Agency waives license requirement to hunt invasive species

    A temporary measure allowing divers to help control the invasive lionfish population is now permanent.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Palm Beach Post

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