NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Hemichromis letourneuxi
(African Jewelfish)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID615072
GroupFishes
GenusHemichromis
Speciesletourneuxi
Common NameAfrican Jewelfish
StateFL
CountyCollier
LocalityFakahatchee Strand Preserve State Park, in Copeland
HUC8 NameBig Cypress Swamp
HUC8 Number3090204
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Collection Day30
Collection Month8
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayreleased aquarium | escaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24369
Author:The University of Georgia - Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.
Date:2012
Title:EDDMapS database.
CommentsFish caught behind administration building in yard that periodically floods from adjacent wet prairie. EDDMapS record id 3063772
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierConnor, L.
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected16
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/17/2014].

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