Specimen Information

Oreochromis mossambicus
Oreochromis mossambicus
(Mozambique Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID268022
GroupFishes
GenusOreochromis
Speciesmossambicus
Common NameMozambique Tilapia
StateFL
CountyPalm Beach
LocalityBoynton Canal (C-16)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameFlorida Southeast Coast
HUC8 Number03090206
HUC10 NameLake Ozborne
HUC10 Number0309020610
HUC12 NameLake Ozborne
HUC12 Number030902061001
Map
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Collection Year1989
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 [8/18/2019].

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