Specimen Information

Oreochromis mossambicus
Oreochromis mossambicus
(Mozambique Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID27340
GroupFishes
GenusOreochromis
Speciesmossambicus
Common NameMozambique Tilapia
StateAZ
CountyGraham
LocalityRoper Lake State Park, ponds and ditches
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Gila-San Carlos Reservoir
HUC8 Number15040005
HUC10 NameStockton Wash
HUC10 Number1504000506
HUC12 NameLower Stockton Wash
HUC12 Number150400050606
Map
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Collection Day27
Collection Month3
Collection Year1987
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statuscollected
CommentsCollected while reclaiming ponds and ditches in the park at the request of the AZ Game and Fish Dept.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierCourtenay
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/22/2020].

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