Specimen Information

Cichlasoma urophthalmus
Cichlasoma urophthalmus
(Mayan Cichlid)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1652411
GroupFishes
GenusCichlasoma
Speciesurophthalmus
Common NameMayan Cichlid
StateFL
CountyBrevard
LocalityRetention pond in Chase Hammock Lakes subdivision, Merritt Island
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCape Canaveral
HUC8 Number03080202
HUC10 NameBanana River-Newfound Harbor Frontal
HUC10 Number0308020202
HUC12 NameNewfound Harbor
HUC12 Number030802020202
Map
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Collection Day10
Collection Month3
Collection Year2019
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | released aquarium | escaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierM. Neilson (USGS)
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/19/2021].

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