Monopterus albus
Monopterus albus
(Asian Swamp Eel)
Fishes
Exotic

Impact ID2469
Impact TypePredation/Herbivory
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionResults of this study suggest that although swamp eels prey directly on native fishes and invertebrates, they would likely have a minimal impact on native fish communities in the canals of southern Florida.
Reference18951
Great Lakes RegionNo
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/6/2022].

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