NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Tilapia mariae
(Spotted Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID292489
GroupFishes
GenusTilapia
Speciesmariae
Common NameSpotted Tilapia
StateFL
CountyMiami-Dade
LocalityDrainage ditch tributary to Snapper Creek on Florida's Turnpike ca. 0.4 mi S of 40th Street, Miami
HUC8 NameEverglades
HUC8 Number3090202
Map
Collection Day11
Collection Month5
Collection Year1993
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayreleased aquarium | escaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:25111
Author:Anonymous
Date:2012
Title:Collection records of Tilapia mariae from U.S. museums. Downloaded from FishNET on 28 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 93546
VerifierSmith-Vaniz, W.F.
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
No Preserved42


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/1/2014].

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