Specimen Information

Astronotus ocellatus
Astronotus ocellatus
(Oscar)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID165615
GroupFishes
GenusAstronotus
Speciesocellatus
Common NameOscar
StateHI
CountyHonolulu
Localityisland of Oahu
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameOahu
HUC8 Number20060000
HUC10 Number2006000004
Map
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Collection Year2005
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:14969
Author:Mundy, B.C.
Date:2005
Title:Checklist of the fishes of the Hawaiian Archipelago. Bishop Museum Bulletin in Zoology 6
Publisher:Bishop Museum Press
Pages:704 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:14973
Author:Yamamoto, M.N., and A.W. Tagawa.
Date:2000
Title:Hawaii's Native and Exotic Freshwater Animals.
Publisher:Mutual Publishing.
Pages:200 pp
CommentsReservoirs on Oahu and Kauai; introduced in 1952 and 1958. It is now apparently found on only in the Wahiawa Reservoir on Oahu.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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