Specimen Information

Cichla ocellaris
Cichla ocellaris
(Butterfly Peacock Bass)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID43311
GroupFishes
GenusCichla
Speciesocellaris
Common NameButterfly Peacock Bass
StateTX
CountyBastrop
LocalityLake Bastrop
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Colorado-Cummins
HUC8 Number12090301
Map
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Collection Month9
Collection Year1979
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | stocked for biocontrol
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:8
Author:Garrett, G.P.
Date:1982
Title:Status report on peacock bass (Cichla sp.) in Texas.
Journal:Pres. at the Ann. Proc. of the TX Chapter, Am. Fish. Soc.
CommentsA power plant breakdown during winter resulted in total die off.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Stocked1500+50
Year Classfing+ad


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