Specimen Information

Tilapia mariae
Tilapia mariae
(Spotted Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID254335
GroupFishes
GenusTilapia
Speciesmariae
Common NameSpotted Tilapia
StateFL
CountyCollier
LocalityBig Cypress National Preserve, canal on US-41 1 mile east of Bass Lake Rd
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBig Cypress Swamp
HUC8 Number03090204
HUC10 NameBig Cypress Swamp
HUC10 Number0309020410
HUC12 NameBig Cypress Swamp
HUC12 Number030902041000
Map
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Collection Day9
Collection Month1
Collection Year2003
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:18109
Author:Ellis, G., M. Zokan, W.F. Loftus, J. Lorenz.
Date:2004
Title:Inventory of Freshwater Fishes of the Big Cypress National Preserve.
Journal:Final Project Report to the USGS Greater Everglades Priority Ecosystems Science Program
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/23/2021].

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