Specimen Information

Oreochromis aureus
Oreochromis aureus
(Blue Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID237458
GroupFishes
GenusOreochromis
Speciesaureus
Common NameBlue Tilapia
StatePR
Localitystate non-specific
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NamePuerto Rico
HUC8 Number21010000
HUC10 Number2101000202
Map
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Collection Year2004
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusestablished
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalFlorida Museum of Natural History, Gainesville
Museum Cat NumberFMNH 146271
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Preserved1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/1/2021].

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