WoRMS taxon details

Oreochromis niloticus (Linnaeus, 1758)

293639  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:293639)

accepted
Species
Oreochromis nilotics (Linnaeus, 1758) · unaccepted (misspelling)
Tilapia eduardiana Boulenger, 1912 · unaccepted (synonym)
Tilapia inducta Trewavas, 1933 · unaccepted (synonym)
Tilapia nilotious (Linnaeus, 1758) · unaccepted (misspelling)
Tilapia regani Poll, 1932 · unaccepted (synonym)
Tilapia vulcani Trewavas, 1933 · unaccepted (synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Perca nilotica Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2022). FishBase. Oreochromis niloticus (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=293639 on 2022-08-12
Date
action
by
2008-02-18 09:17:38Z
created
2009-06-18 08:13:48Z
checked
2017-10-23 04:16:08Z
changed

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original description  (of Perca nilotica Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (HKRMS) Lam FN. (2002). Spatial and seasonal patterns in community structure of tide-pool fishes in Hong Kong. Mphil Thesis. The University of Hong Kong. Hong Kong [details]   

basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2021). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (08/2021)., available online at https://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
    Definitions

From regional or thematic species database
Introduced species vector dispersal Argentinean part of the Rio de La Plata (Marine Region) Aquaculture: Accidental [details]

Introduced species vector dispersal Uruguayan part of the Rio de La Plata (Marine Region) Aquaculture: accidental [details]
LanguageName 
Dutch nijltilapia  [details]
English Nile tilapia  [details]
French tilapia du Nil  [details]
German Nilbuntbarsch  [details]
Spanish tilapia del Nilo  [details]
Perca nilotica
 Perca nilotica
[image from synonym]

Tilapia nilotica
 Tilapia nilotica
[image from synonym]

Tilapia nilotica
 Tilapia nilotica
[image from synonym]

Tilapia nilotica
 Tilapia nilotica
[image from synonym]

Tilapia nilotica
 Tilapia nilotica
[image from synonym]

To NMNH Extant Collection (Oreochromis niloticus USNM 88947 radiograph dorsal)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
[hosted externally; from synonym]

To NMNH Extant Collection (Oreochromis niloticus USNM 88947 radiograph lateral)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
[hosted externally; from synonym]