Specimen Information

Oreochromis macrochir
Oreochromis macrochir
(longfin tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID32675
GroupFishes
GenusOreochromis
Speciesmacrochir
Common Namelongfin tilapia
StateHI
CountyHonolulu
Localityreservoir on island of Oahu (Wahiawa Reservoir?)
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameOahu
HUC8 Number20060000
HUC10 Number2006000001
Map
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Collection Year1958
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:672
Author:Maciolek, J.A.
Date:1984
Title:Exotic fishes in Hawaii and other islands of Oceania.
Publisher:John Hopkins University Press
Pages:131-161
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Stocked52


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