Specimen Information

Oreochromis aureus
Oreochromis aureus
(Blue Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID164667
GroupFishes
GenusOreochromis
Speciesaureus
Common NameBlue Tilapia
StateFL
CountyOrange
LocalityNE Orlando area
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameUpper St. Johns
HUC8 Number03080101
Map
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Collection Day14
Collection Month10
Collection Year1998
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:14825
Author:International Game Fishing Association.
Date:2000
Title:NEW WORLD RECORD PEACOCK BASS COMES FROM...FLORIDA!!!.
Journal:CITY FISHER INSERT #3
Publisher:International Game Fishing Association.
Pages:1-3
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordlocale
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/18/2022].

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