Specimen Information

Oreochromis aureus
Oreochromis aureus
(Blue Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID550243
GroupFishes
GenusOreochromis
Speciesaureus
Common NameBlue Tilapia
StateTX
CountyVal Verde
LocalitySan Felipe Creek channel ca. 30 m from uppermost golf course crossing
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameElm-Sycamore
HUC8 Number13080001
HUC10 NameSan Felipe Creek-Rio Grande
HUC10 Number1308000102
HUC12 NameSan Felipe Creek-Rio Grande
HUC12 Number130800010207
Map
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Collection Day20
Collection Month5
Collection Year2001
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26212
Author:GBIF
Date:2013
Title:Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Database.
Publisher:Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Reference 2
Ref. Number:25997
Author:Texas A&M University.
Date:2013
Title:Texas Cooperative Wildlife Collection vertebrate collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal, http://data.gbif.org/datasets/resource/14379
Publisher:Texas A&M University
CommentsData from GBIF data index - original values.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalTexas Cooperative Wildlife Collection vertebrate collection
Museum Cat NumberTCWC 14778.01
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/14/2019].

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