Tilapia mariae
Tilapia mariae
(Spotted Tilapia)
Fishes
Exotic

Impact ID2489
Impact TypeCompetition
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionDue to their similar spawning habits, spotted tilapia, like other cichlids, compete for spawning space due to similar spawning habits in littoral zones
Reference171
Great Lakes RegionNo
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/2/2023].

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