Specimen Information

Oreochromis aureus
Oreochromis aureus
(Blue Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID43127
GroupFishes
GenusOreochromis
Speciesaureus
Common NameBlue Tilapia
StateTX
CountyBexar
Localitymost power plant reservoirs
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
Centroid Type 
HUC8 NameSan Antonio
HUC8 Number12100300
Map
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Collection Month8
Collection Year1988
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierBob Howells, Heart of Hills, GFC, TX.
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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