NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Cichlasoma octofasciata
(Jack Dempsey)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID294436
GroupFishes
GenusCichlasoma
Speciesoctofasciata
Common NameJack Dempsey
StateSD
CountyFall River
LocalityFall River in Hot Springs
HUC8 NameMiddle Cheyenne-Spring
HUC8 Number10120109
Map
Collection Month7
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statuslocally established
Reference 1
Ref. Number:25638
Author:Unknown
Date:2013
Title:Tropical fish in South Dakota highlights threat posed by exotic species.
Publisher:ActivistAngler.com (Robert Montgomery)
Volume:1
Issue:13
Comments"Earlier this summer, biologists confirmed that the Jack Dempsey is reproducing in South Dakota's Fall River."
Record TypeLiterature
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/22/2014].

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