NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Oreochromis aureus
(Blue Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID550335
GroupFishes
GenusOreochromis
Speciesaureus
Common NameBlue Tilapia
StateFL
CountyHernando
LocalityRamsey Pond, 0.6 miles northwest of intersection at Cream Road & Tankersley Road North of Brooksville
HUC8 NameWithlacoochee
HUC8 Number3100208
Map
Collection Day22
Collection Month1
Collection Year1977
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26212
Date:2013
Title:Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Database.
Publisher:Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Reference 2
Ref. Number:25899
Author:Florida Museum of Natural History
Date:2013
Title:Florida Museum of Natural History ichthyology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal, http://data.gbif.org/datasets/resource/14301
Publisher:Florida Museum of Natural History
CommentsData from GBIF data index - original values.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalFlorida Museum of Natural History ichthyology collection
Museum Cat NumberUF 146840
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/1/2014].

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