Singida tilapia

This fish is highly valued by local fishermen, who know it as ngege.

The Singida tilapia lives in the benthopelagic, freshwater, depth range 0 - 50 m , usually - 20 m environment.

The Singida tilapia is classified as Critically Endangered (CR), facing an extremely high risk of extinction in the wild.

Singida tilapia (Oreochromis esculentus). Oreochromis aureus Blue tilapia (Oreochromis aureus ) is also known as Israeli tilapia. It is an appreciate food fish and a common species in aquacultures world wide. More

Your Query Singida tilapia returns 1 taxon entries: Name Taxonid Name Class Rank Lineage Image Singida tilapia 40191 genbank More

review) Genetic distinctiveness of Singida tilapia fish and population structure of invasive Nile tilapia in the Yala swamp lakes, East Africa. Conservation Genetics, Manuscript ID: COGE-09-466. More

* Singida Tilapia (Oreochromis esculentus) - Text and Image. * Spotfin Goby Cichlid, Speckled Goby Cichlid, Jeweld Goby Cichlid (Tanganicodus irsacae) - Text and Image. * Spotted Tilapia (Tilapia mariae) - Text and Image. More

Common names

Anagu in Lango
Binage in Other
Carp in English
Dwela in Logone
Graham's tilapia in English
Mnage in Other
Mnege in Other
Ngege in Luo
Ngege in Swahili (Kiswahili)
Nsalia in Other
Oreochromis esculentus in Catalan (Català)
Osamo in Luo
Perege in Swahili (Kiswahili)
Pronssitilapia in Finnish (suomen kieli)
Sasala in Swahili (Kiswahili)
Sato in Swahili (Kiswahili)
Satu in Swahili (Kiswahili)
Singida tilapia in English
美味口孵非鯽 in Mandarin Chinese
美味口孵非鲫 in Mandarin Chinese

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Order : Perciformes
Family : Cichlidae
Genus : Oreochromis
Species : Oreochromis esculentus
Authority : Graham, 1928