Specimen Information

Astronotus ocellatus
Astronotus ocellatus
(Oscar)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1545188
GroupFishes
GenusAstronotus
Speciesocellatus
Common NameOscar
StateFL
CountySarasota
LocalityBenderson Park, Sarasota, FL.
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameManatee
HUC8 Number03100202
Map
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Collection Day6
Collection Month5
Collection Year2019
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased pet | escaped captivity aquaculture | dispersed
Statusunknown
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/20/2019].

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