Specimen Information

Oreochromis mossambicus
Oreochromis mossambicus
(Mozambique Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID31586
GroupFishes
GenusOreochromis
Speciesmossambicus
Common NameMozambique Tilapia
StateFL
CountyBrevard
Localitycanal, Micco, Riverview Water Garden Fish Farm on Flemming Grant Road
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameVero Beach
HUC8 Number03080203
Map
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Collection Day22
Collection Month4
Collection Year1972
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:483
Author:Indian River Coastal Zone Museum.
Date:1988
Title:Indian River Coastal Zone Museum Computerized Catalog.
Publisher:Indian River Coastal Zone Museum.
Record TypeSpecimen
Earliest Recordstate
DisposalIRCZM/ETOH
Museum Cat NumberIRCZM 107:05452
VerifierFAU
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected3


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