NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species
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Reference Number: 164
Author: Williams, J.D., D. Jennings, and D. Haney.
Date (year): 1992
Title:Exotics in the Indian River Lagoon system.
Journal Name: manuscript
Keywords: exotics, fishes, Florida, Indian River
Clarias batrachus FL - Vero Beach, canals west and north of FL - Brevard County canals FL - Brevard County FL - Martin County FL - Indian River County FL - St. Lucie County
Hemichromis letourneuxi FL - canals in Dade County FL - canals adjacent to a fish farm near Micco
Oreochromis aureus FL - managed pits at Pleasant Grove Research Station, near Tampa FL - open waters near Pleasant Grove Research Station, near Tampa FL - several locations in the Indian River
Oreochromis mossambicus FL - state non-specific
Poecilia reticulata FL - Boca Raton in a small pool near the Intracoastal Waterway FL - Adamsville/Ruskin area in Hillborough County FL - canal in Micco adjacent to fish farm
Rocio octofasciata FL - canal adjacent to a fish farm near Micco FL - Brevard County, several sites
Tilapia mariae FL - Dade County FL - many freshwater canals FL - South New River Canal FL - Indian River Lagoon FL - Indian River Lagoon
Xiphophorus hellerii FL - state non-specific FL - Indian River Lagoon
Xiphophorus maculatus FL - Indian River Lagoon
Xiphophorus variatus FL - state non-specific
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. . Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/28/2023].
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