Taxon profile


Congo Tilapia
Coptodon rendalli (Boulenger, 1897)

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

Scientific synonyms

Chromis rendalli Boulenger, 1897
Chromis rendallii Boulenger, 1897
Tilapia christyi Boulenger, 1915
Tilapia druryi Gilchrist & Thompson, 1917
Tilapia gefuensis Thys van den Audenaerde, 1964
Tilapia kirkhami Gilchrist & Thompson, 1917
Tilapia latifrons Boulenger, 1906
Tilapia mackeani Gilchrist & Thompson, 1917
Tilapia melanopleura rendalli (Boulenger, 1897)
Tilapia melanopleura swierstrae Gilchrist & Thompson, 1917

Other names

= Northern Redbreast Bream
= Red-breasted Bream
= Red-breasted Tilapia
= Redbreast Tilapia
= Redbreasted Bream

Least Concern
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Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [1397]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/26860]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Tilapia rendalli (Boulenger, 1897)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [60690]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Coptodon rendalli (Boulenger, 1897)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN Baumgartner, D.; G. Baumgartner; C. S. Pavanelli; P. R. L. da Silva; V. A. Frana; L. C. de Oliveira; M. R. Michelon (2006): Fish, Salto Osório Reservoir, Iguaçu River basin, Paraná State, Brazil. [], Check List 2(1):1-4 [as Tilapia rendalli (Boulenger, 1897)]

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