Cichlasoma bimaculatum
Cichlasoma bimaculatum
(Black Acara)
Fishes
Exotic

Impact ID2874
Impact TypePredation/Herbivory
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionBlack Acara (as Aequidens portalegrensis) are consumed by native Florida sport fishes such as Tarpon and Snook.
Reference24439
Great Lakes RegionNo
Cost 
Location 

Return to impacts listing for Cichlasoma bimaculatum

Disclaimer:

The data represented on this site vary in accuracy, scale, completeness, extent of coverage and origin. It is the user's responsibility to use these data consistent with their intended purpose and within stated limitations. We highly recommend reviewing metadata files prior to interpreting these data.

Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/2/2022].

Contact us if you are using data from this site for a publication to make sure the data are being used appropriately and for potential co-authorship if warranted.

For general information and questions about the database, contact Wesley Daniel. For problems and technical issues, contact Matthew Neilson.