Specimen Information

Colossoma macropomum
Colossoma macropomum
(tambaqui)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID158546
GroupFishes
GenusColossoma
Speciesmacropomum
Common Nametambaqui
StateFL
CountyVolusia
LocalitySt. Johns River at Blue Spring State Park [just W of Orange Hills, FL]
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameUpper St. Johns
HUC8 Number03080101
Map
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Collection Day20
Collection Month4
Collection Year2004
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
Commentsphoto; up to 5 have been observed
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/15/2019].

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