Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID33691
GroupFishes
GenusHerichthys
Speciescyanoguttatus
Common NameRio Grande Cichlid
StateIL
CountyTazewell
LocalityPowerton Lake near Pekin
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Illinois-Lake Chautauqua
HUC8 Number07130003
Map
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Collection Year1985
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:695
Author:Page, L.M., and C.A. Laird.
Date:1993
Title:The identification of the nonnative fishes inhabiting Illinois Water. Center for Biodiversity Technical Report 1993(4).
Publisher:Illinois Natural History Survey, Champaign, IL.
Pages:39 pp
Commentsaccidentally released in the mid 1980's.
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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