Specimen Information

Oreochromis aureus
Oreochromis aureus
(Blue Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID543262
GroupFishes
GenusOreochromis
Speciesaureus
Common NameBlue Tilapia
StateTX
CountyVal Verde
LocalityAmistad Reservoir
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameAmistad Reservoir
HUC8 Number13040212
Map
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Collection Day11
Collection Month6
Collection Year1986
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | released
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:25794
Author:Anonymous
Date:2013
Title:Museum collection records of blue tilapia Oreochromis aureus from sites in the United States. Derived from a search on FishNET on 2013 March 14.
Publisher:Anonymous
CommentsOriginal source comments: Amistad Reservoir has several branches coming in from different directions. Can't be sure what "upper end" refers to.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalTexas Natural History Collections
Museum Cat NumberTNHC 16973
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Preserved2


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