Specimen Information

Astronotus ocellatus
Astronotus ocellatus
(Oscar)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1396389
GroupFishes
GenusAstronotus
Speciesocellatus
Common NameOscar
StateFL
CountyCollier
LocalityMile marker 78 on I-75
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBig Cypress Swamp
HUC8 Number03090204
HUC10 NameOkaloacoochee Slough
HUC10 Number0309020409
HUC12 NameDeep Lake Slough
HUC12 Number030902040906
Map
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Collection Day23
Collection Month3
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29757
Author:Schofield, P.J.
Date:2017
Title:Fish Slam Spring 2017 data (unpublished).
Publisher:U.S. Geological Survey
CommentsSee voucher photo.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierU.S. Geological Survey
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected7
Photo



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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/16/2021].

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