Specimen Information

Cichlasoma urophthalmus
Cichlasoma urophthalmus
(Mayan Cichlid)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID254212
GroupFishes
GenusCichlasoma
Speciesurophthalmus
Common NameMayan Cichlid
StateFL
CountyCollier
LocalityBig Cypress National Preserve, Canal off of US 41 (Tamiami Trail), 0.8 miles east of the junction with SR 29
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBig Cypress Swamp
HUC8 Number03090204
HUC10 NameOkaloacoochee Slough
HUC10 Number0309020409
HUC12 NameDeep Lake Slough
HUC12 Number030902040906
Map
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Collection Day20
Collection Month2
Collection Year2004
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:18109
Author:Ellis, G., M. Zokan, W.F. Loftus, J. Lorenz.
Date:2004
Title:Inventory of Freshwater Fishes of the Big Cypress National Preserve.
Journal:Final Project Report to the USGS Greater Everglades Priority Ecosystems Science Program
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected8


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/19/2021].

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