Details of this species in Hawaii
Invasiveness: Not specified
Source: Welcomme, R.L., 1988, in FishBase, 2003
Arrival Date: 1897
Species Notes for this Location:
Introduced into Hawaii from California, USA for fisheries. 181 individuals have been imported and released. Widespread and successful in reservoirs of Hawaii, Kauai and Oahu. Some spontaneous intergeneric hybrids between this species and Lepomis macrochirus have appeared in at least two reservoirs on Kauai island. (Ref: Maciolek, J.A., 1984, in FishBase, 2003)
Management Notes for this Location:
Last Modified: 21/03/2005 12:43:23 p.m.