Specimen Information

Oreochromis aureus
Oreochromis aureus
(Blue Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID43133
GroupFishes
GenusOreochromis
Speciesaureus
Common NameBlue Tilapia
StateTX
CountyMitchell
LocalityLake Colorado City [just SW of Colorado City]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameColorado Headwaters
HUC8 Number12080002
HUC10 NameMorgan Creek
HUC10 Number1208000208
HUC12 NameLower Morgan Creek
HUC12 Number120800020807
Map
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Collection Month8
Collection Year1988
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statuscollected
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected8


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/18/2019].

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