Bass, Speckled Peacock


Scientific Name:
Cichla temensis
Water Type:
Fight Rating:
Normal Pointer

The Speckled Peacock Bass is the largest of the species and can grow up to 99 centimeters (three feet, four inches) in length. Elongate with large head, has superficial appearance of a bass. Spinous and soft-rayed dorsal fin subdivided. Background color yellow green to tan, with three dark vertical bars and a series of horizontal rows of cream-colored spots. Ocellus on caudal fin; red on pelvic, anal, and lower lobe of caudal fins. Males acquire nuchal hump during spawning.

Fishing Spots


Rio Cuiuni -- Unknown --

Manaus, AM
Brazil Brazil
6 1 2

Rio Negro -- Unknown --

Manaus, AM
Brazil Brazil
20 6 1 5 4

Rio Ventuari -- Unknown --

Esmeralda, AM
Venezuela Venezuela
8 2

Sunset Park Pond Pond (Freshwater)

Las Vegas, NV
United States United States
4 15 2 6

Whippany River -- Unknown --

Morristown, NJ
United States United States
27 6



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There are no tournaments specified for this fish.