Oreochromis aureus
Oreochromis aureus
(Blue Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic

Impact ID3217
Impact TypeHabitat Alteration
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionBlue Tilapia feeding and nest building was associated with reduced reproduction of Tampico Pearlymussel (Cyrtonaias tampicoensis) and Southern Mapleleaf Mussels (Quadrula apiculata) in Texas reservoirs.
Reference1349
Great Lakes RegionNo
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/27/2022].

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