NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Oreochromis mossambicus
(Mozambique Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID550399
GroupFishes
GenusOreochromis
Speciesmossambicus
Common NameMozambique Tilapia
StateVI
CountySaint Croix
LocalityCreque Dam Ghut at Creque Dam Road close to St. Croix 63
HUC8 NameSt. Croix
HUC8 Number21020002
Map
Collection Day21
Collection Month1
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
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 183279
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/27/2014].

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