Specimen Information

Thorichthys meeki
Thorichthys meeki
(Firemouth Cichlid)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID27928
GroupFishes
GenusThorichthys
Speciesmeeki
Common NameFiremouth Cichlid
StateAZ
Localitystate non-specific
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameLower Colorado Region
HUC8 Number15000000
Map
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Collection Year1968
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1385
Author:Rinne, J.N.
Date:1995
Title:The effects of introduced fishes on native fishes: Arizona, Southwestern United States.
Publisher:Oxford & IBH Publishing Company
Pages:149-159
Commentsfirst introduced 1968
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest RecordState
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/17/2019].

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