Specimen Information

Amphilophus citrinellus
Amphilophus citrinellus
(Midas Cichlid)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID160863
GroupFishes
GenusAmphilophus
Speciescitrinellus
Common NameMidas Cichlid
StateFL
CountyMiami-Dade
LocalityBlack Creek Canal (C-1)
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameFlorida Southeast Coast
HUC8 Number03090206
HUC10 Number0309020616
Map
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Collection Month5
Collection Year1981
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:526
Author:Anderson, R.S., R.J. Metzger, and P.L. Shafland
Date:1984
Title:Establishment of midas cichlid, Cichlasoma citrinellum, in Florida.
Journal:Florida Scientist
Volume:47
Issue:4
Pages:263-267
Commentsseveral hundred observed
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/27/2020].

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