Male in the aquarium
A male of Tilapia brevimanus at Steinhart aquarium in San Francisco, California, april 2000. Part of the magnificent freshwater fish collection maintained by Frank Glennon.Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. determiner Anton Lamboj

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Pseudocrenilabrinae

Tribe
Tilapiini

Genus
Tilapia

Status
valid


Curator

Published:

Last updated on:
17-Sep-2011

Tilapia brevimanus Boulenger, 1911


Original description as Tilapia brevimanus:

ZooBank:3201BE22-57BF-4861-9D03-BE2A71E9B503.

  • Boulenger, George Albert. 1911. "Further descriptions of new freshwater fishes discovered by Dr. W. J. Ansorge in Portuguese Guinea". Annals and Magazine of Natural History. Vol. 8 (Ser. 8) pp. 56-57 (crc00229)

Synonyms (1):

Conservation: Tilapia brevimanus is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2006).

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