NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Astronotus ocellatus
(Oscar)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID291963
GroupFishes
GenusAstronotus
Speciesocellatus
Common NameOscar
StateFL
CountyAlachua
LocalityPond near Newberry.
HUC8 NameOklawaha
HUC8 Number3080102
Map
Collection Day27
Collection Month10
Collection Year1983
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:25090
Author:Anonymous
Date:2012
Title:Museum collection records of Astronotus ocellatus from locations within the United States. Downloaded from FishNet on 20 November 2012.
Publisher:Anonymous
Reference 2
Ref. Number:18857
Date:2009
Title:Florida Museum of Natural History - Ichthyology Collection Database.
Publisher:Florida Museum of Natural History.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalFlorida Museum of Natural History
Museum Cat NumberUF 41396
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
No Preserved1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/23/2014].

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