Specimen Information

Oreochromis aureus
Oreochromis aureus
(Blue Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID237461
GroupFishes
GenusOreochromis
Speciesaureus
Common NameBlue Tilapia
StatePR
CountyHumacao
LocalityRio Grande De Loiza
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameEastern Puerto Rico
HUC8 Number21010005
HUC10 Number2101000504
Map
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Collection Year1995
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusestablished
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalIllinois Natural History Survey
Museum Cat NumberINHS 36118
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/2/2021].

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