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    Blue Tilapia
    Oreochromis aureus
    Specimen Details

    Verbatim Donor Data

    Donor Family: None
    Donor Genus: Oreochromis
    Donor Species: aureus
    Donor Hybrid Species: None
    Donor Subspecies: None
    Donor Num Specimens: 1
    Donor Preparation: None
    Donor Collector: S.P. PLATANIA, C.S. ALTENBACH, K.B. GIDO, & J.P. L
    Donor Determiner: None
    Donor Specimen Notes: None
    Donor Collected Date: 1993.6.29
    Donor Field Number: None
    Donor Drainage: RIO GRANDE
    Donor Country: United States
    Donor State: Texas
    Donor County: Kinney
    Donor Locality: Rio Grande at river mile 541.4.
    Donor Collecting Event Remarks: None
    Donor Latitude: None
    Donor Longitude: None
    Donor Latitude DMS: None
    Donor Longitude DMS: None


    Steven P. Platania
    Christopher S. Altenbach
    Keith B. Gido
    J.P. L.

    Collecting Event

    Collected: June 29, 1993
    Collecting Event ID: 8845
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    Taxon: Oreochromis aureus
    Determiner: Agent object
    Staff Notes:
    Not flagged for specimen examination. By default we accept donor specimen determinations (after synonymization to our taxonomy). If georeferenced to TX this record has been considered in spatial context with other occurrences of this species and accepted as correct.
    Kinney/Maverick County Line is known from other locality descriptions to be at river mile 533. Measured by stream starting at river mile 533.
    Suspect Notes: None
    Number of Occurrence Records: 1


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    Ecoregion: Ecoregion object
    HUC Subbasin: Elm-Sycamore
    HUC Subwatershed Name: Derramadero Creek-Rio Grande
    HUC 12 Code: 130800011202
    Jurisdiction: Kinney, Texas
    Description: Rio Grande at river mile 541.4
    Latitude/Longitude: 29.15893 N, -100.76203 W
    Error: 265.5 m


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