NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Tilapia mariae
(Spotted Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID39258
GroupFishes
GenusTilapia
Speciesmariae
Common NameSpotted Tilapia
StateNV
CountyClark
LocalityBlue Point Spring outlet, Lake Mead National Recreation area at S.R. 41
HUC8 NameLake Mead
HUC8 Number15010005
Map
Collection Day18
Collection Month10
Collection Year1980
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:18857
Date:2009
Title:Florida Museum of Natural History - Ichthyology Collection Database.
Publisher:Florida Museum of Natural History.
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:386
Author:Courtenay, W.R., and J.E. Deacon.
Date:1982
Title:Status of introduced fishes in certain spring systems in southern Nevada.
Journal:Great Basin Naturalist
Volume:42
Issue:3
Pages:361-366
Reference 4
Ref. Number:393
Author:Courtenay, W.R., Jr., D.A. Hensley, J.N. Taylor, and J.A. McCann.
Date:1986
Title:Distribution of exotic fishes in North America.
Publisher:John Wiley and Sons
Pages:675-698
Commentsdonated to UF from FAU; no evidence of reproduction; collection number WRC-NV-3 (Courtenay).
Record TypePersonal communication
DisposalFlorida Museum of Natural History
Museum Cat NumberUF 175064
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected1


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