NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Oreochromis aureus
(Blue Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID489591
GroupFishes
GenusOreochromis
Speciesaureus
Common NameBlue Tilapia
StateFL
CountyMiami-Dade
LocalityEverglades, levee 28 on US HWY 41
HUC8 NameEverglades
HUC8 Number3090202
Map
Collection Day12
Collection Month3
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24369
Author:The University of Georgia - Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.
Date:2012
Title:EDDMapS database.
CommentsEDDMapS Record ID = 2689257
Record TypeLiterature
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected3


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/30/2014].

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