Lutjanus campechanus in USA
Point map (Lutjanus campechanus) | Occurrence records | Field guide | Gazetteer | Country Species Summary
Main Ref.
Also Ref.
Occurrence native
Importance commercial Ref.
Aquaculture Ref.
Regulations protected Ref.
Freshwater No
Brackish No
Saltwater Yes
Live export
Bait No
Gamefish Yes
Abundance scarce (very unlikely) Ref. Frimodt, C., 1995

One of the most desired fish in the USA. Florida Law requires that this fish be marketed with the skin on, to aid identification (Ref. 55). Also Ref. 26938.

States/Provinces Florida (native), Massachusetts (native)
States/Provinces Complete? No
National Checklist
Country information
(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Carpenter, Kent E.
Modified by OrtaƱez, Auda Kareen
Comments & Corrections
Sign our Guest Book
Back to Search
cfm script by eagbayani, 10.05.99, php script by rolavides, 2/4/2008 ,  last modified by sortiz, 06.27.17