Specimen Information

Oreochromis aureus
Oreochromis aureus
(Blue Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID543287
GroupFishes
GenusOreochromis
Speciesaureus
Common NameBlue Tilapia
StateKS
CountyStafford
Locality2 ponds on M. Korf farm
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameRattlesnake
HUC8 Number11030009
Map
+
Collection Day1
Collection Month10
Collection Year1967
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked
Statusfailed
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: None
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalUniversity of Kansas Natural History Museum
Museum Cat NumberKU 13026
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Preserved1


Disclaimer:

The data represented on this site vary in accuracy, scale, completeness, extent of coverage and origin. It is the user's responsibility to use these data consistent with their intended purpose and within stated limitations. We highly recommend reviewing metadata files prior to interpreting these data.

Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/2/2021].

Contact us if you are using data from this site for a publication to make sure the data are being used appropriately and for potential co-authorship if warranted. For queries involving fish, please contact Matthew Neilson. For queries involving invertebrates, contact Amy Benson.