Specimen Information

Astronotus ocellatus
Astronotus ocellatus
(Oscar)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1613656
GroupFishes
GenusAstronotus
Speciesocellatus
Common NameOscar
StateGA
CountyFayette
LocalityLake Kedron
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Flint
HUC8 Number03130005
HUC10 NameLine Creek
HUC10 Number0313000502
HUC12 NameMiddle Line Creek
HUC12 Number031300050203
Map
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Collection Day20
Collection Month7
Collection Year2019
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
CommentsOne fish collected; another observed but was unable to net
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 [8/18/2019].

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