Specimen Information

Herichthys cyanoguttatus
Herichthys cyanoguttatus
(Rio Grande Cichlid)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID282124
GroupFishes
GenusHerichthys
Speciescyanoguttatus
Common NameRio Grande Cichlid
StateLA
CountyOrleans
LocalityLondon Avenue Canal at Lake Pontchartrain
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Pontchartrain
HUC8 Number08090202
HUC10 NameLake Pontchartrain
HUC10 Number0809020201
HUC12 NameLake Pontchartrain
HUC12 Number080902020100
Map
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Collection Month6
Collection Year2003
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24383
Author:Lorenz, O.T., and M.T. O'Connell
Date:2011
Title:Establishment and post-hurricane survival of the non-native Rio Grande cichlid (Herichthys cyanoguttatus) in the greater New Orleans metropolitan area.
Journal:Southeastern Naturalist
Volume:10
Issue:4
Pages:673-686
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater-Brackish
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/26/2020].

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