Cichlasoma bimaculatum
Cichlasoma bimaculatum
(Black Acara)
Fishes
Exotic

3 results for Cichlasoma bimaculatum (Black Acara)

Impact ID Scientific Name Impact Type Study Type Study Location Impact Description Reference
2872 Cichlasoma bimaculatum Competition Anecdotal N/A Black Acara (as Aequidens portalegrensis) may displace or restrict native fish species in Florida. 24439
2876 Cichlasoma bimaculatum Competition Observational Field Considered a competitor with native sunfish for spawning areas; juvenile bands of C. bimaculatum in... 171
2882 Cichlasoma bimaculatum Competition Observational Field High abundance of nonindigenous cichlids such as Black Acara and Mayan Cichlids in South Florida... 26307

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/17/2022].

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