Specimen Information

Sarotherodon melanotheron
Sarotherodon melanotheron
(Blackchin Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1401861
GroupFishes
GenusSarotherodon
Speciesmelanotheron
Common NameBlackchin Tilapia
StateFL
CountyBrevard
LocalityCourtenay Airport ditch, Merritt Island
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCape Canaveral
HUC8 Number03080202
HUC10 NameBanana River-Newfound Harbor Frontal
HUC10 Number0308020202
HUC12 NameNewfound Harbor
HUC12 Number030802020202
Map
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Collection Day7
Collection Month3
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29915
Author:Schofield, P.J.
Date:2017
Title:Fishes of Indian River Lagoon, March-April 2017 (unpublished data).
Publisher:U.S. Geological Survey
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierU.S. Geological Survey
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/26/2020].

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