NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Oreochromis aureus
(Blue Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID551058
GroupFishes
GenusOreochromis
Speciesaureus
Common NameBlue Tilapia
StateFL
CountyJackson
LocalityApalachicola River below Jim Woodruff dam
HUC8 NameApalachicola
HUC8 Number3130011
Map
Collection Day17
Collection Month5
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusunknown
Record TypePersonal communication
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/22/2014].

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