Cichlasoma urophthalma
Cichlasoma urophthalma
(Mayan Cichlid)
Fishes
Exotic

Impact ID2913
Impact TypePredation/Herbivory
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionMayan Cichlids may prey heavily upon juvenile Snook and Tarpon in South Florida mangrove habitats.
Reference1865
Great Lakes RegionNo
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/27/2022].

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