Specimen Information

Oreochromis aureus
Oreochromis aureus
(Blue Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID543280
GroupFishes
GenusOreochromis
Speciesaureus
Common NameBlue Tilapia
StateTX
CountyBurnet
LocalityAlligator Creek downstream of CR 410
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameAustin-Travis Lakes
HUC8 Number12090205
Map
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Collection Day3
Collection Month10
Collection Year2004
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: Can't find specific "rocky pools" so treated as shown.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalTexas Natural History Collections
Museum Cat NumberTNHC 30728
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Preserved3


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