Specimen Information

Tilapia zillii
Tilapia zillii
(Redbelly Tilapia)

Specimen ID28820
Common NameRedbelly Tilapia
LocalityLake Cahuilla
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameWhitewater River
HUC8 Number18100201
HUC10 NameMiddle Whitewater River
HUC10 Number1810020107
HUC12 NameCity of Indio-Whitewater River
HUC12 Number181002010705
Collection Month5
Collection Year1976
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Reference 1
Ref. Number:217
Author:Moyle, P.B.
Title:Inland fishes of California.
Publisher:University of California Press Berkeley, CA.
Pages:405 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:264
Author:Pelzman, R.J.
Title:A review of the life history of Tilapia zilli with a reassessment of its desirability in California. Administrative Report 74-1.
Publisher:California Department of Fish and Game, Inland Fisheries Branch, Sacramento, CA.
Pages:9 pp
Commentsnot sure of ref - see Fuller et al. book
Record TypeLiterature

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