NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Tilapia mariae
(Spotted Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID31574
GroupFishes
GenusTilapia
Speciesmariae
Common NameSpotted Tilapia
StateFL
CountyBrevard
LocalityFellsmere canal above 1st spillway (spillway S-157; Sebastian Creek)
HUC8 NameVero Beach
HUC8 Number3080203
Map
Collection Day17
Collection Month9
Collection Year1979
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:483
Author:Indian River Coastal Zone Museum.
Date:1988
Title:Indian River Coastal Zone Museum Computerized Catalog.
Publisher:Indian River Coastal Zone Museum.
Reference 2
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 3
Ref. Number:18857
Date:2009
Title:Florida Museum of Natural History - Ichthyology Collection Database.
Publisher:Florida Museum of Natural History.
CommentsAlso UF 92218 (7 specimens) at this location/date.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalIndian River Coastal Zone Museum
Museum Cat NumberIRCZM 107:05296
VerifierD. Hensley
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
No Preserved20


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/19/2014].

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