Specimen Information

Astronotus ocellatus
Astronotus ocellatus
(Oscar)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID159030
GroupFishes
GenusAstronotus
Speciesocellatus
Common NameOscar
StateTX
CountyDonley
LocalityGreenbelt Reservoir
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Salt Fork Red
HUC8 Number11120201
HUC10 NameGreenbelt Reservoir-Salt Fork Red River
HUC10 Number1112020101
HUC12 NameKelly Creek-Salt Fork Red River
HUC12 Number111202010108
Map
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Collection Day29
Collection Month8
Collection Year1998
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13707
Author:Texas Parks and Wildlife Department.
Date:2001
Title:Fish Records: Water Body - All Tackle.
Publisher:Texas Parks and Wildlife Department.
Issue:April 24, 2001
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size1.21 lbs; 11.75 in


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/8/2019].

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