Specimen Information

Astronotus ocellatus
Astronotus ocellatus
(Oscar)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID164769
GroupFishes
GenusAstronotus
Speciesocellatus
Common NameOscar
StateAR
CountyGarland
LocalityHot Springs vicinity
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameOuachita Headwaters
HUC8 Number08040101
Map
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Collection Year2005
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:14851
Author:Loe, K.
Date:2005
Title:Invasive relocation.
Journal:The Age of Aquariums (On-line)
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/21/2019].

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