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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis Günther, 1889 
AphiaID: 206826

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopteri (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerciformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLabroidei (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCichlidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocrenilabrinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocrenilabrinae Fowler, 1934
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeotilapia Regan, 1920
Sources  basis of record Scudder, Samuel H. (1882). Nomenclator zoologicus. An alphabetical list of all generic names that have been employed by naturalists for recent and fossil animals from the earliest times to the close of the year 1879. Bulletin of the United States National Museum. 19: xix, [2 lists] 1-376 [supplemental to Agassiz], 1-340 [universal list]., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.1143 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis amphimelas (Hilgendorf, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis andersonii (Castelnau, 1861)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis angolensis (Trewavas, 1973)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis aureus (Steindachner, 1864)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis cancellatus
  » Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis cancellatus cancellatus (Nichols, 1923) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis niloticus cancellatus (Nichols, 1923)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis korogwe (Lowe, 1955)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis lepidurus (Boulenger, 1899)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis macrochir (Boulenger, 1912)
  » Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis macrochir mweruensis Trewavas, 1983 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis mweruensis Trewavas, 1983
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis mossambicus (Peters, 1852)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis mweruensis Trewavas, 1983
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis niloticus (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis niloticus baringoensis Trewavas, 1983
» Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis niloticus cancellatus (Nichols, 1923)
» Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis niloticus niloticus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis placidus (Trewavas, 1941)
  » Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis placidus placidus (Trewavas, 1941)
» Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis placidus ruvumae (Trewavas, 1966)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis shiranus Boulenger, 1897
  » Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis shiranus shiranus Boulenger, 1897
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis spilurus (Günther, 1894)
  » Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis spilurus spilurus (Günther, 1894)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis tanganicae (Günther, 1894)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis urolepis (Norman, 1922)
  » Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis urolepis hornorum (Trewavas, 1966)
» Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis urolepis urolepis (Norman, 1922)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis anderson (Castelnau, 1861) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis andersonii (Castelnau, 1861)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis andersoni (Castelnau, 1861) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis andersonii (Castelnau, 1861)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis andersonni (Castelnau, 1861) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis andersonii (Castelnau, 1861)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis anulerson (Castelnau, 1861) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis andersonii (Castelnau, 1861)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis auraeus (Steindachner, 1864) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis aureus (Steindachner, 1864)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis aurea (Steindachner, 1864) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis aureus (Steindachner, 1864)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis danconai Di Caporiacco, 1948 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis spilurus spilurus (Günther, 1894)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis d'anconai Di Caporiacco, 1947 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis spilurus spilurus (Günther, 1894)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis hornorum (Trewavas, 1966) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis urolepis hornorum (Trewavas, 1966)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis mossambica (Peters, 1852) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis mossambicus (Peters, 1852)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis mozambica (Peters, 1852) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis mossambicus (Peters, 1852)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis nilotica (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis niloticus niloticus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis nilotics (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis niloticus niloticus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh
Links Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo Catalog of Fishes 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Global Invasive Species Database (GISD) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:206826
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Date   action   by
2004-06-06 22:00:00Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-09-26 06:56:50Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2013-03-11 14:35:28Z  checked  Bailly, Nicolas
2014-11-21 13:09:37Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
2014-12-02 12:48:54Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2015). Oreochromis Günther, 1889. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2015) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=206826 on 2016-02-10
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