Specimen Information

Parachromis managuensis
Parachromis managuensis
(Jaguar Guapote)

Specimen ID163609
Common NameJaguar Guapote
Localityprivate ranch in the south end of the Smoke Creek Desert
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSmoke Creek Desert
HUC8 Number16040203
HUC10 NameWild Horse Creek-Frontal Smoke Creek Desert
HUC10 Number1604020310
HUC12 NameRotten Egg Spring-Frontal Smoke Creek Desert
HUC12 Number160402031004
Collection Month11
Collection Year2004
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statuslocally established
CommentsThere is an actively reproducing population present in a 1 acre pond with 20 acres of wetland below the pond which contain these fish on a seasonal basis limited by water temps in the winter. Photo
Record TypePersonal communication
Earliest Recordstate


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/2/2021].

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