Specimen Information

Cichla ocellaris
Cichla ocellaris
(Butterfly Peacock Bass)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID43727
GroupFishes
GenusCichla
Speciesocellaris
Common NameButterfly Peacock Bass
StateTX
CountyMilam
LocalityAlcoa Lake
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameYegua
HUC8 Number12070102
Map
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Collection Year1992
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | stocked for biocontrol
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:108
Author:Howells, R.G., and G.P. Garrett
Date:1992
Title:Status of some exotic sport fishes in Texas waters.
Journal:Texas Journal of Science
Volume:44
Issue:3
Pages:317-324
Commentsstocked 1983-84
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Stocked6456


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