Taxon profile


Tilapia Smith, 1840

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

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Intertaxon relationships

predator: Lutra maculicollis Lichtenstein, 1835 - Spotted-necked Otter

Included taxa

Number of records: 13

species Tilapia bakossiorum Stiassny, Schliewen & Dominey, 1992
species Tilapia baloni Trewavas & Stewart, 1975
species Tilapia bilineata Pellegrin, 1900
species Tilapia brevimanus Boulenger, 1911
species Tilapia busumana (Günther, 1903)
species Tilapia buttikoferi (Hubrecht, 1881) - Zebra Tilapia

Tilapia buttikoferi - Zebra Tilapia

species Tilapia cabrae Boulenger, 1899
species Tilapia cessiana Thys van den Audenaerde, 1968
species Tilapia guinasana Trewavas, 1936 - Otjikoto Tilapia
species Tilapia jallae (Boulenger, 1896)
species Tilapia joka Thys van den Audenaerde, 1969
species Tilapia ruweti (Poll & Thys van den Audenaerde, 1965) - Okavango Tilapia
species Tilapia sparrmanii Smith, 1840 - Banded Bream

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/4563]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Tilapia Smith, 1840]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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