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Lionfish Spread Unprecedented

This Science Feature can be found at: http://www.usgs.gov/blogs/features/usgs_top_story/lionfish-spread-unprecedented/
Adult Lionfish

Adult Lionfish

Non-native lionfish are rapidly spreading along the U.S. Eastern seaboard, Gulf of Mexico, and Caribbean and have been preying on and competing with a wide range of native species.  

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