Reference List

This list includes references used to derive specimen records as well as those with scientific name Arapaima sp. listed in key words.

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REFTypeCut-and-Paste Reference
35457 News Howard, A. 2021. Amazonian “river monster” discovered in the Caloosahatchee River. nbc 2. Created on 02/12/2021. Accessed on 02/19/2021.
13010 Report Howells, R.G. 2001. Introduced non-native fishes and shellfishes in Texas waters: An updated list and discussion. TPWD.
35456 News Simcha, K. 2021. South American “River Monster” found along Caloosahatchee River. Florida Insider. Created on 02/11/2021. Accessed on 02/19/2021.


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/30/2023].

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