Specimen Information

Oreochromis aureus
Oreochromis aureus
(Blue Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID163284
GroupFishes
GenusOreochromis
Speciesaureus
Common NameBlue Tilapia
StateTX
CountyMcLennan
LocalityTradinghouse Creek Reservoir [in Hallsburg]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Brazos-Lake Whitney
HUC8 Number12060202
HUC10 NameTehuacana Creek
HUC10 Number1206020207
HUC12 NameTradinghouse Creek-Tehuacana Creek
HUC12 Number120602020708
Map
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Collection Day3
Collection Month6
Collection Year1993
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:822
Author:Anonymous
Date:1994
Title:Water body records
Journal:Texas Parks & Wildlife News
Volume:1994
Issue:February 25
Pages:1-19
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size3.2 lbs., 16.5 in.


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/15/2019].

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