Specimen Information

Oreochromis aureus
Oreochromis aureus
(Blue Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID550249
GroupFishes
GenusOreochromis
Speciesaureus
Common NameBlue Tilapia
StateTX
CountyVal Verde
LocalityAt Baker's Crossing 20.5 miles north of Comstock, TX (WJM2870)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Devils
HUC8 Number13040302
HUC10 NameDeaton Draw-Devils River
HUC10 Number1304030201
HUC12 NameBrushy Draw-Devils River
HUC12 Number130403020104
Map
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Collection Day27
Collection Month6
Collection Year1995
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:25989
Author:University of Oklahoma
Date:2013
Title:Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History recent invertebrates collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal, http://data.gbif.org/datasets/resource/9169
Publisher:University of Oklahoma
CommentsData from GBIF data index - original values.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalSam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History recent invertebrates collection
Museum Cat NumberOKMNH 65192
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/11/2019].

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