NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Cichlasoma octofasciata
(Jack Dempsey)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID31293
GroupFishes
GenusCichlasoma
Speciesoctofasciata
Common NameJack Dempsey
StateFL
CountyBrevard
LocalitySouth Patrick, E-W canal crossing County Road 3-B 50m N of St. George Street
HUC8 NameCape Canaveral
HUC8 Number3080202
Map
Collection Day23
Collection Month4
Collection Year1981
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayreleased aquarium | escaped captivity aquaculture
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:462
Author:Dial, R.S., and S.C. Wainright.
Date:1983
Title:New distributional records for non-native fishes in Florida.
Journal:Florida Scientist
Volume:46
Issue:1
Pages:8-15
Reference 2
Ref. Number:18857
Date:2009
Title:Florida Museum of Natural History - Ichthyology Collection Database.
Publisher:Florida Museum of Natural History.
CommentsThis collection represents a new distributional record.
Record TypeSpecimen
Museum Cat NumberFAU 81-3
VerifierDial, Wainright
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/2/2014].

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