Specimen Information

Oreochromis niloticus
Oreochromis niloticus
(Nile Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID27629
GroupFishes
GenusOreochromis
Speciesniloticus
Common NameNile Tilapia
StateAZ
Localitystate non-specific
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameLower Colorado Region
HUC8 Number15000000
Map
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Collection Year1964
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:267
Author:Grabowski, S.J., S.D. Hiebert, and D.M. Lieberman.
Date:1984
Title:Potential for introduction of three species of nonnative fishes into central Arizona via the Central Arizona Project - A literature review and analysis. REC-ERC-84-7.
Publisher:US Dept of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Denver, CO.
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordnation
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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