Taxon profile


Blackchin Tilapia
Sarotherodon melanotheron Rüppell, 1852

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Cichlidae - cichlids »  genus Sarotherodon

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Included taxa

Number of records: 5

subspecies Sarotherodon melanotheron heudelotii (Duméril, 1861)
subspecies Sarotherodon melanotheron leonensis (Thys van den Audenaerde, 1971)
subspecies Sarotherodon melanotheron melanotheron Rüppell, 1852
subspecies Sarotherodon melanotheron nigripinnis (Guichenot, 1861)
subspecies Sarotherodon melanotheron paludinosus Trewavas, 1983

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [1412]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/23995]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Sarotherodon melanotheron Rüppell, 1852]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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