NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Oreochromis niloticus
(Nile Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID290821
GroupFishes
GenusOreochromis
Speciesniloticus
Common NameNile Tilapia
StateFL
CountyOsceola
LocalityAlligator Lake, south shoreline of northern lobe
HUC8 NameKissimmee
HUC8 Number3090101
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Collection Day16
Collection Month10
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusunknown
Record TypePersonal communication
DisposalFL FWC Kissimmee Fisheries Office freezer
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size234 mm TL
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/16/2014].

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