Specimen Information

Tilapia zillii
Tilapia zillii
(Redbelly Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID28918
GroupFishes
GenusTilapia
Specieszillii
Common NameRedbelly Tilapia
StateCA
CountyRiverside
LocalityPalo Verde Valley
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameImperial Reservoir
HUC8 Number15030104
Map
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Collection Month5
Collection Year1976
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:217
Author:Moyle, P.B.
Date:1976
Title:Inland fishes of California.
Publisher:University of California Press Berkeley, CA.
Pages:405 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:264
Author:Pelzman, R.J.
Date:1973
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
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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