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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia Smith, 1840 
AphiaID: 271096

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) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorActinopterygii (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerciformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCichlidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocrenilabrinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocrenilabrinae
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoptodon Gervais, 1853 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoptodus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaligenes
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTelapia (misspelling)
Sources 
basis of record (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTelapia) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2014). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia brevimanus Boulenger, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia guineensis (Günther, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia mariae Boulenger, 1899
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia multifasciata
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia nigra (Günther, 1894)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia rendalli (Boulenger, 1897)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia sparrmani Smith, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia spilurus
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia zillii (Gervais, 1848)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia adolfi Steindachner, 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis urolepis hornorum (Trewavas, 1966)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia adolfi Steindachner, 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis urolepis urolepis (Norman, 1922)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia aequatorialis Roman, 1970 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSarotherodon nigripinnis nigripinnis (Guichenot, 1861)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia affinis Duméril, 1861 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia guineensis (Günther, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia amphimelas Hilgendorf, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis amphimelas (Hilgendorf, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia andersoni (Castelnau, 1861) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis andersonii (Castelnau, 1861)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia andersonii (Castelnau, 1861) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis andersonii (Castelnau, 1861)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia angolensis Thys van den Audenaerde, 1968 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis angolensis (Trewavas, 1973)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia arnoldi Gilchrist & Thompson, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis mossambicus (Peters, 1852)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia aurea (Steindachner, 1864) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis aureus (Steindachner, 1864)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia browni Nichols, 1923 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis spilurus spilurus (Günther, 1894)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia caeruleomaculatus (Rochebrune, 1880) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia zillii (Gervais, 1848)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia calciati Gianferrari, 1924 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis niloticus niloticus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia cancellata Nichols, 1923 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis niloticus cancellatus (Nichols, 1923)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia christyi Boulenger, 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia rendalli (Boulenger, 1897)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia dolloi Boulenger, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSarotherodon nigripinnis dolloi (Boulenger, 1899)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia druryi Gilchrist & Thompson, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia rendalli (Boulenger, 1897)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia dubia Lönnberg, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia mariae Boulenger, 1899
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia dumerili (Steindachner, 1864) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis mossambicus (Peters, 1852)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia dumerilii (Steindachner, 1864) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis mossambicus (Peters, 1852)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia faidherbi (Rochebrune, 1880) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia zillii (Gervais, 1848)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia galilaea (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSarotherodon galilaeus galilaeus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia gefuensis Thys van den Audenaerde, 1964 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia rendalli (Boulenger, 1897)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia grandidieri (Sauvage, 1882) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtychochromis grandidieri Sauvage, 1882
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia guineensis (Bleeker, 1863) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia guineensis (Günther, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia guinensis (Günther, 1862) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia guineensis (Günther, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia heudeloti Duméril, 1861 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSarotherodon melanotheron heudelotii (Duméril, 1861)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia heudelotii Duméril, 1861 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSarotherodon melanotheron heudelotii (Duméril, 1861)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia honorum Trewavas, 1966 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis urolepis hornorum (Trewavas, 1966)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia hornorum Trewavas, 1966 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis urolepis hornorum (Trewavas, 1966)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia kacherbi Wunder, 1960 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis aureus (Steindachner, 1864)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia kafuensis Boulenger, 1912 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis andersonii (Castelnau, 1861)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia kashabi Elster, 1958 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis aureus (Steindachner, 1864)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia kirkhami Gilchrist & Thompson, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia rendalli (Boulenger, 1897)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia korogwe (Lowe, 1955) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis korogwe (Lowe, 1955)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia lata (Günther, 1862) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia guineensis (Günther, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia lateralis Duméril, 1861 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSarotherodon galilaeus galilaeus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia latifrons Boulenger, 1906 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia rendalli (Boulenger, 1897)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia lemassoni Blache & Miton, 1960 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis aureus (Steindachner, 1864)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia leonensis Thys van den Audenaerde, 1971 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSarotherodon melanotheron leonensis (Thys van den Audenaerde, 1971)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia lepidura Boulenger, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis lepidurus (Boulenger, 1899)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia mackeani Gilchrist & Thompson, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia rendalli (Boulenger, 1897)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia macrocentra Duméril, 1861 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSarotherodon galilaeus galilaeus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia macrocephala (Bleeker, 1862) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSarotherodon melanotheron melanotheron Rüppell, 1852
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia madagascariensis (Sauvage, 1891) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtychochromis grandidieri Sauvage, 1882
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia manyarae Hilgendorf, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis amphimelas (Hilgendorf, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia meeki Pellegrin, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia mariae Boulenger, 1899
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia melanopleura Duméril, 1861 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia zillii (Gervais, 1848)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia melanotheron (Rüppell, 1852) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSarotherodon melanotheron melanotheron Rüppell, 1852
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia menzalensis (Mitchell, 1895) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia zillii (Gervais, 1848)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia microcephala (Günther, 1862) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSarotherodon melanotheron melanotheron Rüppell, 1852
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia microstoma (Lortet, 1883) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSarotherodon galilaeus galilaeus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia monodi Daget, 1954 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis aureus (Steindachner, 1864)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia mosambica (Peters, 1852) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis mossambicus (Peters, 1852)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia mossambica (Peters, 1852) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis mossambicus (Peters, 1852)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia mossambicus (Peters, 1852) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis mossambicus (Peters, 1852)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia mozambique (Peters, 1852) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis mossambicus (Peters, 1852)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia multiradiata Holly, 1928 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia zillii (Gervais, 1848)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia natalensis (Weber, 1897) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis mossambicus (Peters, 1852)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia nigripinnis Guichenot, 1861 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSarotherodon nigripinnis nigripinnis (Guichenot, 1861)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia nilotica (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis niloticus niloticus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia nilotious (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis niloticus niloticus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia nyirica Lönnberg, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis spilurus spilurus (Günther, 1894)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia oligacanthus Bleeker, 1868 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtychochromis oligacanthus (Bleeker, 1868)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia placida Trewavas, 1941 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis placidus placidus (Trewavas, 1941)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia pleuromelas Duméril, 1861 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSarotherodon galilaeus galilaeus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia polycentra Duméril, 1861 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia guineensis (Günther, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia rangii Duméril, 1861 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSarotherodon melanotheron heudelotii (Duméril, 1861)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia rendalii (Boulenger, 1897) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia rendalli (Boulenger, 1897)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia rendallis (Boulenger, 1897) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia rendalli (Boulenger, 1897)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia ruvumae Trewavas, 1966 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis placidus ruvumae (Trewavas, 1966)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia sexfasciata Pellegrin, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia rendalli (Boulenger, 1897)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia shariensis Fowler, 1949 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia zillii (Gervais, 1848)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia shirana (Boulenger, 1897) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis shiranus shiranus Boulenger, 1897
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia swierstrae Gilchrist & Thompson, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia rendalli (Boulenger, 1897)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia sykesii Gilchrist & Thompson, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia rendalli (Boulenger, 1897)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia tanganicae (Günther, 1894) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis tanganicae (Günther, 1894)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia tristrami (Günther, 1860) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia zillii (Gervais, 1848)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia urolepis Norman, 1922 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis urolepis urolepis (Norman, 1922)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia vorax (Pfeffer, 1893) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreochromis mossambicus (Peters, 1852)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia zillei (Gervais, 1848) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia zillii (Gervais, 1848)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia zilli (Gervais, 1848) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilapia zillii (Gervais, 1848)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Links Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo Catalog of Fishes 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (0 nucleotides; 1 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:271096
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2008-01-15 10:18:16Z  created  Bailly, Nicolas
2013-02-26 10:10:34Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
2014-11-21 13:09:37Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Tilapia. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=271096 on 2014-12-28
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