Specimen Information

Vieja melanura
Vieja melanura
(Redhead Cichlid)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1335640
GroupFishes
GenusVieja
Speciesmelanura
Common NameRedhead Cichlid
StateFL
CountyPalm Beach
LocalityC-51 Canal
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameFlorida Southeast Coast
HUC8 Number03090206
HUC10 NameLower West Palm Beach Canal
HUC10 Number0309020609
HUC12 NameLower West Palm Beach Canal
HUC12 Number030902060900
Map
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Collection Day13
Collection Month10
Collection Year2015
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29166
Author:Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.
Date:2016
Title:FL FWC Long-term monitoring database
Publisher:Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
CommentsOriginally identified as 'Theraps Hybrid (Theraps melanurus x T. zonatus?)'
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierFL FWCC
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected16


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/21/2020].

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