Herichthys cyanoguttatus
Herichthys cyanoguttatus
(Rio Grande Cichlid)
Native Transplant

Impact ID7648
Impact TypePredation/Herbivory
Study TypeAnecdotal
Study LocationN/A
Impact DescriptionFishes native to Sierra Gorda Biosphere Reserve; Astyanax mexicanus, Ictiobus labiosusa, and Herichthys cyanoguttatus nonnative fishes; Micropterus salmoides, Cyprinus carpio, and Oreochromis niloticus can predate Cherax quadricarinatus.
Great Lakes RegionNo
LocationSierra Gorda Biosphere Reserve, Central Mexican Plateau

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