Specimen Information

Oreochromis mossambicus
Oreochromis mossambicus
(Mozambique Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID36696
GroupFishes
GenusOreochromis
Speciesmossambicus
Common NameMozambique Tilapia
StateMT
CountyGranite
LocalityBearmouth, Granite County, high-altitude, thermal spring fed pond in the Columbia River drainage
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameFlint-Rock
HUC8 Number17010202
HUC10 NameClark Fork River-Bear Creek
HUC10 Number1701020206
HUC12 NameClark Frok River-Garden Gulch
HUC12 Number170102020605
Map
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Collection Year1962
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:813
Author:Brown, C.J.D., and A.C. Fox
Date:1966
Title:Mosquito Fish (Gambusia affinis) in a Montana Pond.
Journal:Copeia
Volume:1966
Issue:3
Pages:614-616
Commentstaken during 1962-63 survey, pond was destroyed during highway construction (Brown 1971; Courtney et al 1986)
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected4


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