Peacock Bass (Cichla temensis and Cichla ocellaris)

peacock bass in ThailandName: Peacock bass
(Cichla temensis and Cichla ocellaris)
Status: Introduced to Thailand. Peacock bass is the common name in English for several species of tropical freshwater  fish of the genus Cichla. Dreamlake fishing resort is stocked with Cichla temensis and Cichla ocellaris to a maximum size of 5kg. Can be caught on a range of live or dead baits and is often caught with diving lures and flies. Legendary for its strong fight.
Peacock bass specimen

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