Taxon profile


Coptodon zillii (Gervais, 1848)

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

Scientific synonyms

Acerina zillei Gervais, 1848
Acerina zillii Gervais, 1848
Chromis andreae Günther, 1864
Chromis caeruleomaculatus Rochebrune, 1880
Chromis coeruleomaculatus Rochebrune, 1880
Chromis faidherbii Rochebrune, 1880
Chromis melanopleura (Duméril, 1861)
Chromis menzalensis Mitchell, 1895
Chromis tristrami (Günther, 1860)
Chromis zillii (Gervais, 1848)

Other names

= Mango Fish
= Redbelly Tilapia


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Intertaxon relationships

parasite: Polyacanthorhynchus kenyensis Schmidt & Canaris, 1967

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/26869]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Tilapia zillii (Gervais, 1848)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [1390]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []

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