NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Osteoglossum bicirrhosum
(arawana)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID543481
GroupFishes
GenusOsteoglossum
Speciesbicirrhosum
Common Namearawana
StateFL
CountyOsceola
LocalityRetention pond adjacent to south shore of East Lake Tohopekaliga along Lakeshore Drive in St. Cloud, Florida
HUC8 NameKissimmee
HUC8 Number3090101
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Collection Day18
Collection Month3
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
CommentsDorsal fin rays = 45; Anal fin rays = 51.
Record TypePersonal communication
Earliest Recorddrainage
DisposalFlorida FWC Kissimmee Fisheries Office
VerifierMcDaniel, K.
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size650 mm TL; 1642 g
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/18/2014].

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