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Shafland, P.L., K.B. Gestring, and M.S. Stanford. 2008. Florida's exotic freshwater fishes - 2007. Florida Scientist 71(3):220-245.
Reference Details:
Reference Number: 15920
Type: Journal Article
Author: Shafland, P.L., K.B. Gestring, and M.S. Stanford
Date (year): 2008
Article Title:Florida's exotic freshwater fishes - 2007.
Journal Name: Florida Scientist
Volume: 71
Issue: 3
Pages: 220-245
URL:
Keywords: fishes, Florida, Channa marulius
Species Profiles and Specimens that use this Reference:

Amphilophus citrinellus

    FL - Cutler Drain Canal (C-100)
    FL - Mowry Canal system (C-103)
    FL - Snake Creek Canal
    FL - Snake Creek Canal
    FL - Snake Creek Canal
    FL - Boynton Canal (C-16)
    FL - Pembroke Pines area
    FL - Lake Osborne

Amphilophus citrinellus x Cichlasoma urophthalmus

    FL - L-30 Canal in Palm Beach County

Ancistrus sp.

    FL - Tamiami canal
    FL - Tamiami canal
    FL - Snapper Creek (C-2) Canal
    FL - Snapper Creek Canal

Astatotilapia calliptera

    FL - Hillsborough Canal
    FL - Hillsborough Canal
    FL - Hillsborough Canal
    FL - Hillsborough Canal
    FL - Hillsborough Canal
    FL - Hillsborough Canal

Channa marulius

    FL - Cypress Creek Canal (C-14)
    FL - L-36 Canal
    FL - C-42 Canal
    FL - Hillsboro Canal
    FL - Hillsboro Canal
    FL - Hillsboro Canal

Chitala ornata

    FL - Ida-Osborne chain-of-lakes, eastern Palm Beach County
    FL - Lake Mangonia
    FL - El Rio Canal (E-4)
    FL - Lake Osborne
    FL - Lake Ida
    FL - Delray Canal (C-15)
    FL - Rainberry Lake
    FL - Boynton Canal (C-16)
    FL - West Palm Beach Canal (C-51)

Cichla ocellaris

    FL - coastal canals in Dade County
    FL - coastal canals in Broward County
    FL - coastal canals in Palm Beach County
    FL - West Palm Beach Canal (C-51)
    FL - Everglades National Park
    FL - L-31W Canal on the eastern edge of Everglades National Park
    FL - Anhinga trail in Everglades National Park
    FL - Taylor Slough, Everglades National Park

Cichlasoma salvini

    FL - 2 hectare rock pit in Broward County
    FL - 2 hectare rock pit in Broward County
    FL - Everglades Wildlife Management Area Water Conservation Area 3A
    FL - South New River Canal
    FL - South New River Canal
    FL - North New River Canal
    FL - Lake at abandoned "Pirate's World", off of Sheridan Steet, S of Dania. (this site is now a parking lot [=condominiums]).
    FL - Lake at abandoned "Pirate's World", off of Sheridan Steet, S of Dania. (this site is now a parking lot [=condominiums]).
    FL - South New River Canal (C-11) at intersection of Griffin Road (Co.Rte. 818) and Davie Road (SW 64th Ave), in Davie.
    FL - South New River Canal (C-11) at intersection of Griffin Road (Co.Rte. 818) and Davie Road (SW 64th Ave), in Davie.
    FL - Canal L-67A, in Everglades Conservation Area No. 3.

Cichlasoma urophthalmus

    FL - Melbourne
    FL - Water Conservation Area canal L-67A
    FL - Lake Okeechobee

Cyprinus carpio

    FL - Fisheating Creek
    FL - Fisheating Creek

Geophagus sp.

    FL - Snapper Creek

Hemichromis letourneuxi

    FL - Everglades National Park
    FL - Big Cypress National Park [Preserve]
    FL - Alafia River
    FL - Boynton Canal (C-16)

Herichthys cyanoguttatus

    FL - Big Pine Key, Blue Hole (old quarry)
    FL - Big Pine Key, Blue Hole (old quarry)
    FL - Six Mile Creek
    TX - Greens Bayou east side of Houston
    FL - Lake Seminole
    FL - Six Mile Creek

Heros severus

    FL - Snapper Creek
    FL - Tamiami canal
    FL - Snapper Creek
    FL - Snapper Creek
    FL - Snapper Creek

Hoplosternum littorale

    FL - canals in eastern Palm Beach County
    FL - canals in eastern Broward County
    FL - canals in Dade County
    FL - Everglades National Park
    FL - West Palm Beach Canal (C-51)
    FL - Aerojet (C-111) Canal
    FL - Cypress Creek Canal
    FL - Lake George
    FL - a canal connecting Paynes Prairie and Orange Lake where it crosses Rt. 234 (a few miles SE of Gainesville)
    FL - Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge waters
    FL - Alafia River
    FL - Black Creek-West (C1-W) West
    FL - Peace River
    FL - pond east of Baldwin off Otis Road, east side of road (N of Rt. 90)

Hypostomus sp.

    FL - Tampa Bypass Canal
    FL - Tamiami canal
    FL - West Palm Beach Canal (C-51)

Macrognathus siamensis

    FL - Everglades National Park, 3 locations
    FL - L-31W canal, south end [eastern edge of Everglades National Park]

Metynnis sp.

    FL - Halpatiokee Regional Park lakes, near Stuart
    FL - Halpatiokee Regional Park lakes, near Stuart
    FL - Halpatiokee Regional Park lakes, near Stuart
    FL - Halpatiokee Regional Park lakes, near Stuart

Misgurnus anguillicaudatus

    FL - Poley Creek, North Prong of the Alafia River

Monopterus albus

    FL - Bullfrog Creek
    FL - Little Manatee River, near Ruskin
    FL - Snake Creek Canal (C-9)
    FL - C-113 Canal [near Homestead]
    FL - Aerojet (C-111) Canal
    FL - Biscayne (C-8) Canal
    FL - Miami Canal (c-6)
    FL - Tamaimi Canal (C-4)

Noturus gyrinus

    OR - Malheur River near Vale, OR

Oreochromis niloticus

    FL - Lake Seminole
    FL - Crane Creek in Melbourne
    FL - Crane Creek in Melbourne
    FL - Little Orange Lake
    FL - Lake Okeechobee
    FL - Charlie Creek

Pangasianodon hypophthalmus

    FL - creek that drains into the Hillsborough River near Tampa

Parachromis managuensis

    FL - Black Creek West
    FL - Little River (C-7) Canal, Miami
    FL - Miami Canal
    FL - Big Cypress National Preserve
    FL - West Palm Beach Canal (C-51)
    FL - L-31W Canal on the eastern edge of Everglades National Park

Polypterus delhezi

    FL - Cypress Canal (C-14) near Coral Springs Drive and Southgate Blvd

Rocio octofasciata

    FL - Gainesville, U of Florida campus
    FL - Boynton Canal (C-16)
    FL - Manatee County
    FL - South Fork St Lucie River, downstream of boat ramp along the east corner of a white seawall
    FL - Levy County

Thorichthys meeki

    FL - South New River Canal (C-11) at intersection of Griffin Road (Co.Rte. 818) and Davie Road (SW 64th Ave), in Davie.

Tilapia buttikoferi

    FL - Snapper Creek
    FL - Tamiami canal
    FL - Snapper Creek
    FL - Snapper Creek
    FL - Tamiami Canal (C-4)
    FL - Snapper Creek (C-2) Canal
    FL - Snapper Creek (C-2) Canal

Tilapia mariae

    FL - Melbourne

Trichopsis vittata

    FL - south side of Lake Worth Drainage District canal L-36[Borrow River Canal], Delray Beach

Vieja melanura

    FL - Biscayne Canal
    FL - Biscayne Canal
    FL - Biscayne Canal

Xiphophorus variatus

    FL - Sweetwater Branch Creek, Gainesville


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