Specimen Information

Herichthys cyanoguttatus
Herichthys cyanoguttatus
(Rio Grande Cichlid)
Native Transplant

Specimen ID275300
Common NameRio Grande Cichlid
LocalityBig Pine Key, drainage ditch 1.1 mi NW of jnct US1 and Key Deer Blvd, then W 0.1 mi on dirt road.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameFlorida Bay-Florida Keys
HUC8 Number03090203
HUC10 NameLower Florida Keys
HUC10 Number0309020303
HUC12 NameLower Florida Keys
HUC12 Number030902030300
Collection Day10
Collection Month5
Collection Year1993
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalFlorida Museum of Natural History
Museum Cat NumberUF 93535
VerifierW.F. Smith-Vaniz
Number Collected19
Size6-18 inches


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/8/2022].

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