Cichla ocellaris
Cichla ocellaris
(Butterfly Peacock Bass)
Fishes
Exotic

Impact ID3050
Impact TypeRecreation
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionButterfly Peacock Bass are the most targeted sportfish by recreational anglers in the Miami area, including by trophy anglers. Catch rates of Largemouth Bass did not appear to be affected by Butterfly Peacock Bass densities.
Reference25766
Great Lakes RegionNo
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/27/2023].

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