Specimen Information

Oreochromis aureus
Oreochromis aureus
(Blue Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID268020
GroupFishes
GenusOreochromis
Speciesaureus
Common NameBlue Tilapia
StateFL
CountyOsceola
LocalitySmall unidentified pond in Osceola County
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameSouthern Florida
HUC8 Number03090000
Map
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Collection Year1984
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1601
Author:Kirkpatrick, D.
Date:1997
Title:New gamefish in town.
Journal:Florida Sportsman
Volume:29
Issue:2
Pages:108-114
CommentsState record?
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/23/2019].

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