Specimen Information

Cichlasoma bimaculatum
Cichlasoma bimaculatum
(Black Acara)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1385062
GroupFishes
GenusCichlasoma
Speciesbimaculatum
Common NameBlack Acara
StateFL
CountyVolusia
LocalityVolusia Blue Spring, next to small side spring that enters main spring
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper St. Johns
HUC8 Number03080101
HUC10 NameLake Dexter-St. Johns River
HUC10 Number0308010116
HUC12 NameLake Beresford
HUC12 Number030801011601
Map
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Collection Day30
Collection Month3
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusunknown
CommentsI have been video surveying fish in central and north Florida springs. I captured video of the fish with a GoPro camera on a tripod.
Record TypeNAS sighting report
Earliest Recorddrainage
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/8/2019].

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