Specimen Information

Oreochromis aureus
Oreochromis aureus
(Blue Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID543270
GroupFishes
GenusOreochromis
Speciesaureus
Common NameBlue Tilapia
StateTX
CountyCameron
LocalityRio Grande River 11.2 kilometers downstream of US 77
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Rio Grande
HUC8 Number13090002
HUC10 Number1309000205
Map
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Collection Day15
Collection Month1
Collection Year1993
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: Measured by river
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalTexas Natural History Collections
Museum Cat NumberTNHC 24953
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Preserved2


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/5/2021].

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