NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Hemichromis letourneuxi
(African Jewelfish)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID550190
GroupFishes
GenusHemichromis
Speciesletourneuxi
Common NameAfrican Jewelfish
StateFL
CountyMiami-Dade
LocalitySnapper Creek Canal (C-2), just above salinity barrier and adjacent to 'Parrot Jungle', in Miami.
HUC8 NameFlorida Southeast Coast
HUC8 Number3090206
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Collection Day20
Collection Month5
Collection Year1992
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26212
Date:2013
Title:Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Database.
Publisher:Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Reference 2
Ref. Number:25899
Author:Florida Museum of Natural History
Date:2013
Title:Florida Museum of Natural History ichthyology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal, http://data.gbif.org/datasets/resource/14301
Publisher:Florida Museum of Natural History
CommentsData from GBIF data index - original values.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalFlorida Museum of Natural History ichthyology collection
Museum Cat NumberUF 91938
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/31/2014].

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