Specimen Information

Astronotus ocellatus
Astronotus ocellatus
(Oscar)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID164349
GroupFishes
GenusAstronotus
Speciesocellatus
Common NameOscar
StateSC
CountyCharleston
LocalityEdisto River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameEdisto River
HUC8 Number03050206
HUC10 NameEdisto River
HUC10 Number0305020603
HUC12 NameSouth Edisto River-Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway
HUC12 Number030502060308
Map
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Collection Year2004
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:14312
Author:Guerin, M.
Date:2004
Title:Strange Fish Identification.
Publisher:The Jump [online]
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/15/2019].

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