Specimen Information

Cichlasoma urophthalmus
Cichlasoma urophthalmus
(Mayan Cichlid)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID254642
GroupFishes
GenusCichlasoma
Speciesurophthalmus
Common NameMayan Cichlid
StateFL
CountyCollier
LocalityBig Cypress National Preserve, L-28 Interceptor Canal, 2.5 miles north of I-75
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameEverglades
HUC8 Number03090202
HUC10 NameKissimmee Billy Strand
HUC10 Number0309020210
HUC12 NameKissimmee Billy Strand
HUC12 Number030902021000
Map
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Collection Day17
Collection Month3
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 Collected3


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/23/2021].

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