Specimen Information

Oreochromis urolepis
Oreochromis urolepis
(Wami Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID28086
GroupFishes
GenusOreochromis
Speciesurolepis
Common NameWami Tilapia
StateCA
LocalitySalton Sea drainage
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameSalton Sea
HUC8 Number18100204
Map
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Collection Year1999
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1874
Author:Moyle, P.B., and J. Randall.
Date:1999
Title:Distribution maps of fishes in California.
Publisher:Information Center for the Environment, University of California at Davis.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater-Marine


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/21/2020].

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