Specimen Information

Cichla ocellaris
Cichla ocellaris
(Butterfly Peacock Bass)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID165624
GroupFishes
GenusCichla
Speciesocellaris
Common NameButterfly Peacock Bass
StateHI
CountyHawaii
LocalityIsland of Hawaii
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameHawaii
HUC8 Number20010000
HUC10 Number2001000004
Map
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Collection Year2000
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | stocked for biocontrol
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:14973
Author:Yamamoto, M.N., and A.W. Tagawa.
Date:2000
Title:Hawaii's Native and Exotic Freshwater Animals.
Publisher:Mutual Publishing.
Pages:200 pp
CommentsIn Hawaii, generally confined to the reservoirs on the islands of Kauai, Oahu, Maui and Hawaii.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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