Species Details : Oreochromis mossambicus (Peters, 1852)

You selected Tilapia dumerili (Steindachner, 1864). This is a synonym for:

Accepted scientific name:
Oreochromis mossambicus (Peters, 1852) (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Oreochromis mossambicus  (Peters, 1852)
Synonyms:
Chromis dumerilii Steindachner, 1864 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Chromis dumerilii Steindachner, 1864
Chromis mossambicus Peters, 1852 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Chromis mossambicus Peters, 1852
Chromis natalensis Weber, 1897 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Chromis natalensis Weber, 1897
Chromis niloticus () (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Chromis niloticus ()
Chromis niloticus mossambicus Peters, 1852 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Chromis niloticus mossambicus Peters, 1852
Chromis vorax Pfeffer, 1893 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Chromis vorax Pfeffer, 1893
Cromis mossambicus Peters, 1852 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cromis mossambicus Peters, 1852
Orechromis mossambica (Peters, 1852) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Orechromis mossambica (Peters, 1852)
Oreochromis mossambica (Peters, 1852) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Oreochromis mossambica (Peters, 1852)
Oreochromis mossambicus bassamkhalafi Khalaf, 2009 (ambiguous synonym) 1 literature reference for Oreochromis mossambicus bassamkhalafi Khalaf, 2009
Oreochromis mozambica (Peters, 1852) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Oreochromis mozambica (Peters, 1852)
Sarotherodon mossambica (Peters, 1852) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Sarotherodon mossambica (Peters, 1852)
Sarotherodon mossambicum (Peters, 1852) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Sarotherodon mossambicum (Peters, 1852)
Sarotherodon mossambicus (Peters, 1852) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Sarotherodon mossambicus (Peters, 1852)
Sarotherodon mossambicus natalensis (Weber, 1897) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Sarotherodon mossambicus natalensis (Weber, 1897)
Sarothredon mossambica (Peters, 1852) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Sarothredon mossambica (Peters, 1852)
Telapia mossambica (Peters, 1852) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Telapia mossambica (Peters, 1852)
Tilapia arnoldi Gilchrist & Thompson, 1917 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Tilapia arnoldi Gilchrist & Thompson, 1917
Tilapia dumerili (Steindachner, 1864) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Tilapia dumerili (Steindachner, 1864)
Tilapia dumerilii (Steindachner, 1864) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Tilapia dumerilii (Steindachner, 1864)
Tilapia kafuensis () (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Tilapia kafuensis ()
Tilapia mosambica (Peters, 1852) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Tilapia mosambica (Peters, 1852)
Tilapia mossambica (Peters, 1852) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Tilapia mossambica (Peters, 1852)
Tilapia mossambica mossambica (Peters, 1852) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Tilapia mossambica mossambica (Peters, 1852)
Tilapia mossambicus (Peters, 1852) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Tilapia mossambicus (Peters, 1852)
Tilapia mozambique (Peters, 1852) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Tilapia mozambique (Peters, 1852)
Tilapia natalensis (Weber, 1897) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Tilapia natalensis (Weber, 1897)
Tilapia vorax (Pfeffer, 1893) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Tilapia vorax (Pfeffer, 1893)
Tilapia zillii () (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Tilapia zillii ()
Common names:
Common name Transliteration Language Country
Lapia Lapia - Martinique Click here to show the literature
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Lapia Lapia - Réunion Click here to show the literature
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Lapia Lapia - Seychelles Click here to show the literature
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Sembaka Sembaka - Madagascar Click here to show the literature
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Tilapya Tilapya - Réunion Click here to show the literature
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Tilapya Tilapya - Seychelles Click here to show the literature
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Blou kurper Blou kurper Afrikaans South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Blou-kurper Blou-kurper Afrikaans South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Bloukurper Bloukurper Afrikaans South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Grootbekkurper Grootbekkurper Afrikaans South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Mosambiek-tilapia Mosambiek-tilapia Afrikaans South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Mosambiekkurper Mosambiekkurper Afrikaans South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Mossambiekkurper Mossambiekkurper Afrikaans South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Rooivinkurper Rooivinkurper Afrikaans South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Jahir Jahir Batak Toba Indonesia: Lake Toba Click here to show the literature
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Trey tilapia khmao Trey tilapia khmao Central Khmer Cambodia Click here to show the literature
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Mozambique-cichlide Mozambique-cichlide Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Mozambique-mundruger Mozambique-mundruger Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Mandapa Mandapa Dhivehi India: Laccadives Island Click here to show the literature
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Para para Para para Digo Kenya: south coast of Kenya Click here to show the literature
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African mouthbrooder African mouthbrooder English - Click here to show the literature
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African perch African perch English Jamaica Click here to show the literature
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Blue bream Blue bream English South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Blue tilapia Blue tilapia English South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Common tilapia Common tilapia English Fiji Click here to show the literature
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Hawaiian perch Hawaiian perch English - Click here to show the literature
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Hawaiian sunfish Hawaiian sunfish English - Click here to show the literature
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Japanese fish Japanese fish English Singapore Click here to show the literature
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Java fish Java fish English Singapore Click here to show the literature
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Java tilapia Java tilapia English Fiji Click here to show the literature
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Java tilapia Java tilapia English USA Click here to show the literature
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Kurper bream Kurper bream English - Click here to show the literature
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Largemouth kurper Largemouth kurper English USA Click here to show the literature
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Largemouth tilapia Largemouth tilapia English South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Mocambique tilapia Mocambique tilapia English South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Mossambique tilapia Mossambique tilapia English Philippines: Lake Mainit Click here to show the literature
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Mouth-brooder Mouth-brooder English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Mozambique cichlid Mozambique cichlid English - Click here to show the literature
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Mozambique cichlid Mozambique cichlid English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Mozambique cichlid Mozambique cichlid English India Click here to show the literature
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Mozambique mouth-brooder Mozambique mouth-brooder English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Mozambique mouthbrooder Mozambique mouthbrooder English Puerto Rico Click here to show the literature
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Mozambique mouthbrooder Mozambique mouthbrooder English USA Click here to show the literature
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Mozambique tilapia Mozambique tilapia English - Click here to show the literature
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Mozambique tilapia Mozambique tilapia English Bahamas Click here to show the literature
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Mozambique tilapia Mozambique tilapia English Kenya Click here to show the literature
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Mozambique tilapia Mozambique tilapia English Mexico Click here to show the literature
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Mozambique tilapia Mozambique tilapia English Namibia Click here to show the literature
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Mozambique tilapia Mozambique tilapia English Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Mozambique tilapia Mozambique tilapia English South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Mozambique tilapia Mozambique tilapia English Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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Mozambique tilapia Mozambique tilapia English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Mozambique tilapia Mozambique tilapia English USA Click here to show the literature
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Mozambique tilapia Mozambique tilapia English Zimbabwe Click here to show the literature
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Redbelly tilapia Redbelly tilapia English - Click here to show the literature
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Redfin tilapia Redfin tilapia English South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Tilapia Tilapia English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Tilapia Tilapia English Bangladesh Click here to show the literature
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Tilapia Tilapia English India Click here to show the literature
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Tilapia Tilapia English Papua New Guinea Click here to show the literature
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Tilapia Tilapia English Sri Lanka Click here to show the literature
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Tilapia Tilapia English Trinidad and Tobago Click here to show the literature
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Mosambiigi vääristilaapia Mosambiigi vaeaeristilaapia Estonian Estonia Click here to show the literature
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Malea Malea Fijian Fiji Click here to show the literature
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maleya Maleya Fijian Fiji Click here to show the literature
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Tilapia Tilapia Fijian Fiji Click here to show the literature
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Valkoleukatilapia Valkoleukatilapia Finnish Finland Click here to show the literature
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Tilapia Tilapia French Martinique Click here to show the literature
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Tilapia du Mozambique Tilapia du Mozambique French - Click here to show the literature
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Tilapia du Mozambique Tilapia du Mozambique French France Click here to show the literature
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Mosambik-Maulbrüter Mosambik-Maulbrueter German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Mossambik-Buntbarsch Mossambik-Buntbarsch German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Natalbarsch Natalbarsch German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Weißkehlbarsch Weisskehlbarsch German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Mujair Mujair Indonesian Indonesia: Lake Toba Click here to show the literature
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Kawasuzume Kawasuzume Japanese Japan Click here to show the literature
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カワスズメ(テイラピア) Kawasuzume(teirapia) Japanese Japan
Mujair Mujair Javanese Indonesia: Java Click here to show the literature
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Jilebi Jilebi Kannada India: Karnataka State (Godavari, Krishna & Western Ghats Click here to show the literature
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Mujair Mujair Malay (macrolanguage) Indonesia: Lake Toba (Ref. 57970). Click here to show the literature
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Tilapia Tilapia Malay (macrolanguage) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Kolathile-meen Kolathile-meen Malayalam India: Laccadives Island Click here to show the literature
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Thilapia Thilapia Malayalam India: Laccadives Island Click here to show the literature
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കൊലതിലി മീന്  Kealatili min Malayalam India
തിലപിയ്  Tilapiy Malayalam India
തിലാപി Tilapi Malayalam India
തിലോപ്പി Tileappi Malayalam India
Wu-Kuo yu Wu-Kuo yu Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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南洋鯽仔 Nan yang ji Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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南洋鲫仔 Nan yang ji Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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南非非鯽 Nan fei fei ji Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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南非非鲫 Nan fei fei ji Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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在來吳郭魚 Zai lai wu guo yu Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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在来吴郭鱼 Zai lai wu guo yu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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莫三鼻口孵魚 Mo san bi kou fu yu Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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莫三鼻口孵鱼 Mo san bi kou fu yu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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莫桑比克口孵非鯽 Mo sang bi ke kou fu fei ji Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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莫桑比克口孵非鲫 Mo sang bi ke kou fu fei ji Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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莫桑比克帚齒非鯽 Mo sang bi ke jhou chih fei ji Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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莫桑比克帚齿非鲫 Mo sang bi ke zhou chi fei ji Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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莫桑比克非鯽 Mo sang bi ke fei ji Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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莫桑比克非鲫 Mo sang bi ke fei ji Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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非洲仔 Fei zhou zai Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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非洲仔 Fei jhou zai Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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Mphende Mphende Nyanja Malawi: Lower Shire River Valley Click here to show the literature
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Tilápia-de-Moçambique Tilapia-de-Mocambique Portuguese Portugal Click here to show the literature
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Mozambikskaya tilapiya Mozambikskaya tilapiya Russian Russia Click here to show the literature
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мозамбикская тиляпия Mozambikskaa tilapia Russian Russia Click here to show the literature
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Тилапия мозамбикская Tilapia mozambikskaa Russian - Click here to show the literature
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Nkobue Nkobue Sena Mozambique Click here to show the literature
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Tilapia Tilapia Sinhala Sri Lanka Click here to show the literature
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mojarra Mojarra Spanish Mexico Click here to show the literature
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Tilapia Tilapia Spanish Ecuador Click here to show the literature
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Tilapia de Mozambique Tilapia de Mozambique Spanish Puerto Rico Click here to show the literature
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Tilapia del Mozambique Tilapia del Mozambique Spanish - Click here to show the literature
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Tilapia mosambica Tilapia mosambica Spanish Mexico Click here to show the literature
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Tilapia mozámbica Tilapia mozambica Spanish Mexico Click here to show the literature
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Tilapia Tilapia Sranan Tongo Suriname Click here to show the literature
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Mossambique-tilapia Mossambique-tilapia Swedish Sweden Click here to show the literature
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Tilapia Tilapia Tagalog Philippines: Lake Mainit Click here to show the literature
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Jelebi meen Jelebi meen Tamil India: Tamil Nadu Click here to show the literature
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Tilapia Tilapia Tamil India: Tamil Nadu Click here to show the literature
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ஜிலேபி மீன் Jilepi min Tamil India
திலேப்பி Tileppi Tamil India
Israil çipurası Israil cipurasi Turkish Turkey Click here to show the literature
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Tatlı su çipurası Tatli su cipurasi Turkish Turkey Click here to show the literature
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Tilapya Tilapya Turkish Turkey Click here to show the literature
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Bende Bende Venda South Africa: Mutshindudi valley, Northern province (Ref. 50025) Click here to show the literature
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Khala Khala Venda South Africa: Mutshindudi valley, Northern province (Ref. 50025) Click here to show the literature
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Thipende Thipende Venda South Africa: Mutshindudi valley, Northern province (Ref. 50025) Click here to show the literature
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Tshena Tshena Venda South Africa: Mutshindudi valley, Northern province (Ref. 50025) Click here to show the literature
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Tshikwea Tshikwea Venda South Africa: Mutshindudi valley, Northern province (Ref. 50025) Click here to show the literature
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Cá Rô Phi đen Ca Ro Phi den Vietnamese Viet Nam Click here to show the literature
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Fai chau chak ue Fai chau chak ue Yue Chinese - Click here to show the literature
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Gam san tsak Gam san tsak Yue Chinese - Click here to show the literature
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Classification:
Kingdom Animalia CoL
Phylum Chordata CoL
Class Actinopterygii FishBase
Order Perciformes FishBase
Family Cichlidae FishBase
Genus Oreochromis FishBase
Distribution: Africa: Lower Zambezi, Lower Shir and coastal plains from Zambezi delta to Algoa Bay. Occurs southwards to the Brak River in the eastern Cape and in the Transvaal in the Limpopo system (Ref. 6465). Widely introduced for aquaculture, but escaped and established itself in the wild in many countries, often outcompeting local species (Ref. 12217). Several countries report adverse ecological impact after introduction.
Environment: Brackish,freshwater
Additional data: -
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Group expert: Kullander, S., 2014-05-19
Source database: FishBase, Feb 2018   99%
Bibliographic citation: Froese R. & Pauly D. (eds). (2020). FishBase (version Feb 2018). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 2020-09-01 Beta (Roskov Y.; Ower G.; Orrell T.; Nicolson D.; Bailly N.; Kirk P.M.; Bourgoin T.; DeWalt R.E.; Decock W.; Nieukerken E. van; Penev L.; eds.). Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/col. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.
Online resource: http://www.fishbase.org/Summary/SpeciesSummary.php?ID=3
Conversion date: 2020-09-02 08:37:54