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Mayan cichlid

Cichlasoma urophthalma (G√ľnther, 1862)

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Record ID
3044650
Location
Broward County, Florida
Source
Nicholas Chandler
Project
EDDMapS Florida
Habitat
Aquatic: Freshwater
Locality
Canal vicinity of 8591 NW 26th Pl, Sunrise
Comments
a fish that looks like a peacock bass, but is much smaller and has a very toothy mouth. there are many of them in the canal I live on, I've seen t adults guarding 1000's of fry. could be a cichlid or Oscar? I live at 8591 nw 26th pl sunrise,fl. I also have a live one in a bucket right now.
Coordinates
NADatum
WGS84
Method
ArcGIS
Precision
Accurate
Data Type
Point Record
Identified by
Nicholas Chandler
Herbarium
Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Exotic Species Database
Identification Credibility
Verified
Observation Date
July 1, 2013
Date Entered
July 1, 2013
Reference
Personal Communication
Validator
Larry Connor, FWCC
Validation Date
July 1, 2013
FWC Observation ID
42223
Verification Method
Voucher Photographs
Year Accuracy
Actual
Date Updated
August 6, 2013
Updated By
FWCC Exotic Species Database, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
Source Type
State Agency

Photo Caption:
side image
Photo Caption:
toothy, mouth very sharp teeth
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size