Specimen Information

Colossoma macropomum
Colossoma macropomum

Specimen ID31640
Common Nametambaqui
CountySt. Lucie
Localitydiversion canal C-24, ca. 1.0 miles NE (upstream) St. Rt. 709 (Glades Cutoff Road), Fort Pierce
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameFlorida Southeast Coast
HUC8 Number3090206
Collection Day11
Collection Month12
Collection Year1988
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Commentsoriginally identified as a black pacu. See literature for measurements.
Record TypePersonal communication
Disposalreturned to Crowder.
VerifierJim Williams, NFRC-G.
Number Collected1
Size272 mm TL

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