Cichlasoma urophthalma
Cichlasoma urophthalma
(Mayan Cichlid)
Fishes
Exotic

Impact ID2923
Impact TypeCompetition
Study TypeAnecdotal
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionDiets of a population of Mayan Cichlids in Thailand comprised primarily fish, multicellular algae, other plant material, and detritus, with some shrimp and insect and snail remains. As generalists, they likely compete with native species.
Reference16458
Great Lakes RegionNo
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